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DaPonte String Quartet
August 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm| $27
For the first time the DaPonte String Quartet is coming to the Meetinghouse!
The DaPonte String Quartet brings their Summer Series II, “What the Light Was Like,” to Georgetown featuring the world premiere of String Quartet No. 8 by Richard Danielpour, a renowned composer who has written for such artists as Frederika von Stade and Yo Yo Ma. The piece is based on a poem of the same name by Maine poet Amy Clampitt, and will feature guest reader Paul Hodgson, Artistic Director of Everyman Repertory Theater, reciting the poem. The series also includes works by Alfred Pochon (“Ballade”) and Schubert (String Quartet in G major) and will be performed from Aug. 2-16 in Portland, Brunswick, Rockport, South Bristol, Boothbay Harbor, and Georgetown.
Dinner option is SOLD OUT! Local roast Cornish game hen with garlic, & herbs; parsley, lemon & cannellini bean salad; strawberry gazpacho shooter – $25, includes tax and tip. Dinner will be served between 6 and 6:15 to leave plenty of time to eat before the show at 7:30.
Show admission is $27 online or $30 at Mustard Seed Bookstore in Bath.