INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL | Aizuri Quartet [WATCH]

The Aizuri Quartet performs a program written by all-female composers

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MONDAY OCTOBER 11, 2021 | 3:00 PM (ET)
UNITED NATIONS “INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL”
AIZURI QUARTET

 

 

Emma Frucht & Miho Saegusa (Violins) | Ayane Kozasa (Violist) | Karen Ouzounian (Cellist)

  • Hildegard von Bingen | “Columba aspexit’ (Arr. Alex Fortes)
  • Barbara Strozzi | “L’usignolo” (Arr. Alex Fortes)
  • Barbara Strozzi | “L’amante Modesto” (Arr. Alex Fortes)
  • Rhiannon Giddens | “At the Purchaser’s Option”
  • Eleanor Alberga | String Quartet No. 1

To help celebrate today’s United Nations "International Day of the Girl," The Violin Channel, in collaboration with our good friends at the Dallas Symphony, is hosting an all-day special online festival dedicated to gender equality and inspiring the next generation of women in classical music.

 

 

 

Presented by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra from November 7-10, the Women in Classical Music Symposium will be held in-person in Dallas, and will feature further talks and panel discussions on topics relevant to women in the classical music industry | This year’s focus will be on “The Future is Female – Inspiring Women in Top Leadership Positions,” and will also include a series of networking events, performances and opportunities for peer engagement | This year’s featured guest will be Grammy Award-winning soprano Renée Fleming, who will receive the Symposium’s Award of Excellence | To learn more and to register, visit: www.womeninclassicalmusic.com