Event

Allerton Music Barn Festival 2014: Opening Night: Jupiter Plus

Thursday, September 18, 2014, at 7:30pm | Allerton Music Barn, Monticello

Allerton Music Barn Festival | The Jupiter String Quartet, the School of Music’s quartet-in-residence, performs Brahms’ Sextet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 36 with the winners of the quartet’s second annual Guest Artist Award: Kim Uwate, viola, and Seungwon Chung, cello. Also on the program is Dvorák’s String Quartet in F Major, Op. 96, “American,” written during a vacation in Spillville, Iowa, which was home to a Czech immigrant community.

The Allerton Music Barn is located on the south side of Allerton Park off Allerton Road near Monticello and is approximately halfway between Decatur and Champaign. Get directions to the Allerton Music Barn.