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San Francisco Guitar Quartet

Works by Philip Houghton, Georg Philipp Telemann, Andrew York, Bryan Johanson, Wayne Siegel, Luigi Boccherini, Patrick Francis and the World Premieres of “Bluezilian” by Clarice Assad and “Chasing Light” by Gary EiserThe musical backgrounds of its members range from flamenco training in the South Pacific to a Fulbright Scholarship to Stuttgart, Germany, to a 2005 debut at Carnegie Hall, and when combined in the San Francisco Guitar Quartet, the result is an energy, a virtuosity, and a repertoire unmatched for variety, depth and color. Their programs intermingle freshly created and visionary compositions with time-tested selections and span the classical, World, jazz, Spanish and other genres. The result is singularly balanced, engaging, and diverse concert experience.