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Fetter Chamber Music Concert #2
Start Date: 4/17/2016Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Date: 4/17/2016End Time: 5:00 PM

Event Description:

Student musicians from the Elizabeth Pollard Fetter program perform three chamber music concerts.  This program features works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Claude Debussy, Astor Piazzolla, and Enrique Granados performed by Ariel Rock ‘16, Stephanie Wey ‘16, Kevin Lai ‘16, Emily Telford-Marx ‘16, Vanessa Meng ‘19, Jenny Shin ‘16, and Elaine Zhou ‘16.

The Elizabeth Pollard Fetter Chamber Music Program has been an integral part of the Swarthmore College performance program for four decades. It began in 1975 as the "Pollard Scholarship Funds," with an initial contribution from Elizabeth Pollard Fetter '25 in memory of her mother, Emilie Garrett Pollard '93. With the passing of Elizabeth Pollard Fetter in 1977, husband Frank Whitson Fetter '20 stepped forward to endow the Elizabeth Pollard Fetter String Quartet Scholarships at Swarthmore College. Dozens of student musicians were subsequently supported in their desire to explore the string quartet repertoire.

In 2001, the program was renamed the Elizabeth Pollard Fetter Chamber Music Program and was expanded to support the coaching of multiple chamber music groups. Funding continues to be enhanced by successive generations of the Fetter family, some of whom are Swarthmore alumni. Swarthmore College, students and faculty past and present, and the community at large, has been enriched by the musical communication made possible through the generosity of the Fetter family.

Location Information:
*Swarthmore College  (View Map)
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081

*Swarthmore College - Lang Music Building

*Swarthmore College - Lang Music Building
Room: Lang Concert Hall
Contact Information:
Name: Jenny Honig
Phone: 6109576159
Email: jhonig1@swarthmore.edu
Fetter
Event Sponsors
The Elizabeth Pollard Fetter Chamber Music Program and the Department of Music of Dance
Open To
The Public
Additional Information
This event is free and open to the public

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