Tantalus Guitar Quartet to perform "Above the Green Night" in Jonesboro, AR
Tantalus Guitar Quartet will be performing Edie Hill's Above the Green Night as a part of the A-State Lecture-Concert Series at Arkansas State University on March 1st, 2016
Tantalus Quartet has dazzled audiences across the globe with their warm stage presence and their "perfect ensemble: (Reinisher Post, Germany). Tantalus expands the confines of the traditional guitar quartet with new music by award-winning composers among "diverse and orginal" programming (Richard Long, Soundboard). This tradition continues with their second CD release: Foolish Fire, featuring world-premiere recordings of original works written for the Quartet. Tantalus has appeared at important venues including Carnegie Hall, the Guitar Foundation of America Convention, the Mostly Music Series Chicago, and festivals in Canada and Europe. Included in the performance will be works by Kristian Anderson, Edie Hill, Philip Houghton, Roland Dyens, and Clarice Assad. Collaborating with Tantalus in their performance will be a selection of visual artists, dancers, poets, and storytellers producing a concert unlike any that you have seen before!
For more information, visit Tantalus' website.
Tuesday, March 1st, (7:30 PM)
Fine Arts Center Recital Hall
Fine Arts Building
Arkansas State University
2412 Quapaw Way, Jonesboro, AR
This event is free and open to the public.