2nd June 2022: Creation Quartet and Friends at the Holy Sepulchre Church

Programme:

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK STRING QUINTET IN G MAJOR, OP.77

ASTOR PIAZZOLLA EXCERPTS FROM LAS CUATRO ESTACIONES PORTEÑAS (ARR. LEONID DESYATNIKOV)

 

Creation Quartet:

Martha Maria-Mitu (violin)

Gregory Scotland (violin)

Joy Martina Peter (Viola)

Georgina Viu (Cello)

Guest Artist: Alex Ferkey (Double Bass) 

We are delighted to be performing for the Holy Sepulchre Church’s Thursday Lunchtime Concert series.  Performance starts at 1.10pm, doors open at 12.30pm for refreshments. The concert will be in person and live-streamed on YouTube. 

We will be welcoming Martha Maria-Mitu to perform as part of the quartet for this concert, and we will be joined by Alex Ferkey on the Double Bass.

 

https://hsl.church/upcoming-events/the-creation-quartet-and-friends

Holy Sepulchre Church, EC1A 2 DQ, Thursday 2nd of June, 1;10pm-2pm

 

 

Alex Ferkey:

A native of the state of Wisconsin, Alex Ferkey has given performances throughout the United States and the United Kingdom. While freelancing in the United States, he served as the Assistant Principal bass of the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra, and performed with numerous orchestras within the Midwest, including the Sioux City, Ottumwa, Quincy, and Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestras. Ferkey is also an active chamber musician and has given recitals and masterclasses across the USA and UK. Ferkey received a BMus from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and a MA from the University of Iowa. He is currently pursuing an MMus at the Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, where he studies with Leon Bosch. Mr. Ferkey is generously supported in his studies through the Paul Monk, Loveday, and Trinity College London Scholarships.