• Wix Facebook page
  • Wix Twitter page
  • Wix Google+ page

Sybarite5 String Quartet Brings Diverse Stylings to Germantown

March 1, 2016

BlackRock Center for the Arts will present Sybarite5, the first string quintet ever selected as a winner of the Concert Artists Guild International Competition in its 60 year history, on Saturday, March 5 at 8:00 pm.

   Comprised of Sami Merdinian and Sarah Whitney (violins), Angela Pickett (viola), Laura Metcalf (cello) and Louis Levitt (bass), Sybarite5 has taken audiences by storm all across the US, forever changing the perception of chamber music performance. From the moment their bows hit the strings, this quintet of talented musicians takes the audience on an exciting ride that engages the senses and redefines the rules.

   Originally formed at the Aspen Music Festival in 2008, this exciting ensemble is known for being one of the most innovative and dynamic groups around thanks to their unique ability to mix the classical with new age rock. From Mozart to Radiohead, Sybarite5’s eclectic repertoire and dynamic performance style is turning heads throughout the music world. The Quintet’s debut EP, “Disturb the Silence,” featuring music by Radiohead, Piazzolla, and original works written for Sybarite5, was self-released in 2011 and quickly reached the top ten on the Billboard charts.

   Tickets to see Sybarite5 at BlackRock Center for the Arts are $18-$26 and are on sale in person, over the phone by calling 240.912.1058, or online at blackrockcenter.org.

 

UPCOMING PERFORMANCES AND EVENTS
Rebel (Film) - Sunday, March 6 at 4:00 pm. Tickets $5.
Six13 (A capella, Jewish) - Sunday, March 13 at 5:00 pm. Tickets $18-36.
Runa (Celtic, Roots) - Thursday, March 17 at 7:30 pm. Tickets $18-$44.
Goodnight Moon & Runaway Bunny (Family, Theatre, Puppetry) - Sunday, March 20 at 10:00am & 3:00pm. Tickets $15-$21.

 

Photo courtsey BlackRock Center. Photo by Brian Braun

Please reload

Please reload

Featured Posts

Thank You, Germantown, for Five Amazing Years

Morning Storm Floods Many Germantown Roads, Create...

Spirit Comeback Falls Short in 2-1 Loss to North C...

Germantown Glory Fireworks Set to Celebrate the 4t...

Spirit Hope to Remain Unbeaten as They Host Defend...

Germantown Woman Set to Compete for Hot Dog Eating...

Three Teen Girls Sent to Hospital After an Assault

Montgomery County DLC is Changing Its Name to Alco...

Council Reappoints Anderson as Chair of Planning B...

County Forces Planet Fitness to Stop Giving Free P...

Germantown Man Found Guilty of Manslaughter and Ar...

Germantown Market Cited for Selling Egg-Bearing Fe...

Montgomery College Selects Builder for $40 Million...

Council Passes Bill to Allow Tenants to Terminate...

County Leaders to Host Conversation on Racial Equi...

Sullivan Strikes as Spirit Draw on the Road at Rei...

1/1
Please reload

Germantown Pulse has stopped production
of original content for this website,
as of Aug. 1, 2019.
Germantown Pulse continues to provide news and information from other local source through links on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Thank you to our loyal readers and advertisers for a wonderful and fulfilling five years.

Germantown Pulse

Thank You, Germantown, for Five Amazing Years

July 19, 2019

Morning Storm Floods Many Germantown Roads, Create...

July 8, 2019

Spirit Comeback Falls Short in 2-1 Loss to North C...

July 1, 2019

Germantown Glory Fireworks Set to Celebrate the 4t...

July 1, 2019

Spirit Hope to Remain Unbeaten as They Host Defend...

June 28, 2019

1/3
Please reload