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Quintethero of Midwest Young Artists

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Quintethero of Midwest Young Artists

Quintethero of Midwest Young Artists

Quintet Hero is a group of boys who have been playing together since ninth grade. Now seniors, they are all principal players in their sections of Midwest Young Artists’ Symphony Orchestra. They are good friends and exceptionally talented musicians, and won first place in the 2010 Chicago National Chamber Music Competition and honorable mention in the 2010 Society of American Musicians Competition. Evan attends Lake Zurich High School, Sam and Zach attend New Trier High School, Ian attends Roycemore School, and Joshua attends Highland Park High School. Sam also plays in a Klezmer band that has been featured on WFMT, and the boys all enjoy sports as well as their music.

Evan Fojtik, flute
Sam Mattenson, clarinet
Ian Daugherty, oboe
Joshua Sechuan, bassoon
Zach Popp, horn

Program

Quintet, John Steinmetz (1951-)
Performed without breaks between movements
Prelude
I. Andanta-Vivace-Andante
II. Chanted-Grazioso-Presto
III. Intermezzo
IV. Adagio
V. Canon
VI. Poco Adagio

Quintet, Paul Taffanel (1804-1908)
I. Allegro con moto
II. Andante

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