Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Web site: http://www.fairmountstrings.com
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“… rousing and warmhearted.” - Philadelphia Inquirer
Fairmount Strings has been performing in the Philadelphia area since 1984. In addition to string quartet performances on the Candlelight Concert Series at Laurel Hill Mansion and the Kent Chamber Music Series, and numerous other venues including, Temple University, Crossing Vineyards and Valley Forge Christian College, the complete ensemble has provided accompaniment for many area choirs, as well as for Opera North. The quartet has performed in retirement communities and shared their talents with The American Cancer Society, The March of Dimes and raised over $9000 for amputee victims of the 2010 Haitian earthquake. Committed educators, they have presented educational programs for children including concerts, residencies, workshops and master classes.