Aeolus Quartet Residency Week

February 1-7, 2017

Free events open to everyone

Wednesday February 1, 2017: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Tulsa City-County Central Library
Downtown Tulsa at 5th & Denver Avenue

Letters, Love, and Music: Joy, tragedy, jealousy, despair, love; all these and more will be brought to life from readings of Beethoven’s correspondence, each paired with an excerpt of music either directly connected to the letters, or composed around the same time.

Thursday, February 2, 2017: 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Lecture: Beethoven Cliffnotes: A Live Listening Guide to the Complete Quartet Cycle
Speaker: John Largess, Miró Quartet violist, with live examples by the Aeolus Quartet
Harwelden Mansion, 2210 S. Main St.


Friday, February 3, 2017: 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Brady Arts District First Friday Art Crawl
Hardesty Art Center, 101 E. Archer Street


Saturday, February 4, 2017: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Circle Cinema Lobby, 10 S. Lewis Ave.
Students from the Tulsa Girls Art School will paint in the lobby of Circle Cinema, while the quartet performs a variety of Beethoven works.


Sunday, February 5, 2017: 6:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.

German-American Society of Tulsa, 1429 Terrace Drive

Beethoven’s Life in Music: The Quartet will discuss the almost Shakespearean tragic arc of Beethoven’s musical development, and how it mirrors his life, by playing string quartet movements taken from each period.


Monday, February 6, 2017: Noon – 1:00 p.m.

Take 2: A Resonance Café, 309 S. Main St.