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JSQ set for Debussy - quartet in gminor@Music in Corrales / Albuquerque Journal

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There's no shortage of music for the award-winning Jasper String Quartet to perform. That abundance means the best way the ensemble figures out what it wants to play is by consensus. "It's a matter of narrowing down," said Jasper violist Sam Quintal. "When we try to come up with programs we have a list in our heads of what we've wanted to play our whole lives." One such work on that list is Claude Debussy's Quartet in G minor, and Jasper will perform the piece on Friday, Jan. 26 at the Historic Old San Ysidro Church, as part of the Music in Corrales series. Quintal is joined by violinists J Freivogel and Sae Chonobayashi and cellist Rachel Henderson Freivogel. The ensemble is in part named for Jasper National Park in Alberta, Canada, where it has enjoyed its natural beauty.

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