Fairmount Strings

About Fairmount Strings

The Fairmount String Quartet and the Fairmount Chamber Ensemble have been providing the highest quality live music for events from chamber music concerts to full orchestra performances and choral accompaniments, corporate events, receptions, wedding ceremonies and religious services since 1984.

Public Events

October 16, 2016 – 4:00pm
Harmony for Humanity Concert

The Fairmount String Quartet performs its annual "Harmony for Humanity" concert as part of the Daniel Pearl World Music Days, a global concert network affirming the ideals of tolerance, friendship and our shared humanity. 

Haydn – String Quartet, Op. 3, #5
Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel – String Quartet in Eb
Jennifer Higdon – Amazing Grace
Lou Harrison – String Quartet Set

St. John’s Lutheran Church
1802 West Skippack Pike
Blue Bell, PA  19422

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November 4, 2016 – 8:00pm
Music of Women Composers

The Fairmount String Quartet performs a program of works by women composers.

Jennifer Higdon – Amazing Grace
Ethel Smyth – String Quartet in e minor, 4th movement
Germaine Tailleferre – String Quartet
Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel – String Quartet in Eb

Gwynedd Mercy University
Julia Ball Auditorium
1325 Sumneytown Pike
Gwynedd Valley, PA  19437

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January 29, 2017 – 4:00pm
Latin Flavors

The Fairmount String Quartet performs a program of works with a Latin flavor.

Astor Piazzolla – Libertango / Oblivion 
Joaquín Turina – La Oración del Torero
William Grant Still – Danzas de Panama
Villa Lobos – String Quartet #5
Astor Piazzolla - Four for Tango 

Sangha Space
116 West Baltimore Ave.
Media, PA  19063

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April 23, 2017 – 5:30pm
String Quartet Concert

The Fairmount String Quartet performs:

Hugo Wolf – Italian Serenade

Benjamin Britten - Simple Symphony
Maurice Ravel - String Quartet in F

Church of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
8000 St. Martins Lane
Philadelphia, PA  19118

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