Del Sol String Quartet
29 January 2008
Kate Stenberg (Violin)
Rick Shinozaki (Violin)
Charlton Lee (Viola)
Hannah Addario-Berry (Cello)
with Stephen Kent (Didjeridu) and Jeffrey Anderle (Clarinet)
"A San Francisco Foursome Steeped in Bravery and Imagination"
— Chamber Music Magazine, Vol 24, No. 1, February 2007
"There are very few groups actually championing the pieces that are being written now."
— Charlton Lee on KQED's April 2007 Spark program.
The Del Sol String Quartet is a dynamic, San Francisco-based ensemble recognized for its ability to showcase living composers in relevant, responsiveness and deeply passionate performances. They were First Prize winners for Adventurous Programming (Mixed Repertory), January 2006, Chamber Music America/ASCAP.
Coming Together: Derek Bermel (USA)
Quartet #16: Peter Sculthorpe (Australia)
—based on letters from asylum seekers in Australian refugee camps.
The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind: Osvaldo Golijov (USA)
Awiroma: Arturor Salinas (Mexico)