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Formosa Quartet with harpist Vivian Chen at Chan Centre on March 8, 2019

The Formosa Quartet returns to Vancouver to make their debut at the Chan Centre for Performing Arts with guest harpist Vivian Chen on March 8, 2019.

Winners of both the First Prize and Amadeus Prize at the London International String Quartet Competition, Formosa Quartet is "one of the very best quartets of their generation" (David Soyer, cellist, Guarneri Quartet).

Vivian Chen is a highly in-demand harpist who graduated from UBC’s Master of Music Harp Performance program with a full scholarship. She has performed as a guest principal harpist with the Vancouver Opera and Vancouver Philharmonic Orchestra.

Program:
Wei-Chieh Lin: Pasibutbut (commissioned by Formosa Quartet)
Claude Debussy: Danse sacrée et Danse profane
Arnold Bax: Quintet for Harp and Strings
Dmitri Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 3

Date: Friday, March 8, 2019
Time: 8PM
Venue: Chan Shun Concert Hall, Chan Centre for the Performing Arts (6265 Crescent Road, Vancouver, BC)
Ticket information: https://chancentre.com/events/formosa-quartet-with-vivian-chen/