DaPonte in the News

Read the Performing Arts Review piece on the Quartet and their “tour de force” recording Pathways to Healing.

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After 25 years, the DaPonte String Quartet isn’t slowing down. Down East Magazine’s 25th Anniversary Issue Interview.

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Chris Hyde: A Frolicsome Finale for the DaPonte String Quartet

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Allan Kozinn: DaPonte String Quartet Masters Bach, Beethoven, & Brahms

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Allan Kozinn: DaPonte String Quartet Gives “Enemies” a Passionate Play

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Upcoming Events

High School String Quartet Workshop 2021

September 17 @ 5:00 pm - September 19 @ 5:00 pm

In the beautiful, secluded and relaxed lakeside setting of the historic Kieve/Wavus camps, the DaPonte String Quartet offers an all-scholarship, weekend-long workshop to aspiring high school string players from Maine. The weekend is dedicated to the study of chamber music, its preparation and performance, through the great works of the string

Dissonant & Dissident (Port Clyde)

September 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

The DaPonte String Quartet performs their first post-pandemic concert tour featuring selections from the traditional string quartet repertoire.

  • Mozart: String Quartet in C Major K. 465
  • Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 8

This program will be presented without intermission.

Tickets bought online receive a 10% discount from the $25 at-the-door admission.

Students are FREE.

We ask that unvaccinated guests please wear a mask.

Dissonant & Dissident (Surry Arts Barn)

September 26 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join the DaPonte String Quartet for a thrilling concert of contrasting characters!

  • Mozart: String Quartet in C Major K. 465
  • Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 8

This program will be presented without intermission.

Tickets

Join the members of the Friends of DaPonte String Quartet for a one-hour celebration and fundraiser for our 2021-2022 educational programming.

The program will include short musical performances given by the students of the 2021 DaPonte String Quartet Workshop for High School String Players, and include the announcement of our exciting new year-long program: the DaPonte Honors Quartet.  The event will conclude

Adult String Quartet Workshop 2021

October 15 @ 5:00 pm - October 17 @ 5:00 pm

Recharge or rediscover your musical passions in an intimate natural setting with world class musicians!

Join the DaPonte String Quartet for a three-day weekend of musical camaraderie dedicated to enhancing your understanding of the great works of the string chamber music literature and perfecting your playing and ensemble skills, all while enjoying a gorgeous Mid-Coast Maine