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TRANSCRIPT: 04/11/2018: KKTV (CBS)
and this weekend there is a chance to hear some music. harlem quartet 8 p.m. saturday, chapman foundations recital hall, uccs ent center for the arts, 5225 n. nevada ave. tickets: $18-$50, tickets@uccs.edu. info: 255-3232, http://uccspresents.org/events/2 017- 18/harlem-quartet the new york city-based harlem quartet, a group of top-notch classical and jazz string musicians, will make its colorado springs debut saturday at the ent center for the arts. they are ilmar gavilan and melissa white on violin, jaime amador on viola, and felix umansky on cello. when the group started in 2006, the original four members, which included gavilan and white, were first-prize laureates of the prestigious sphinx competition. saturday, they’ll play mozart’s “the hunt,” “the girl from ipanema” by antonio carlos jobim, guido gavilan’s “cuarteto en guaguancó” and grieg’s “string quartet in g minor, op. 27.” gavilan, first violinist, comes from a prominent music family in his native cuba. his father, guido gavilan, whose original work is on the program, is one of cuba’s most celebrated composers. his late mother, teresita junco, was an acclaimed pianist, and his younger brother, aldo, is an accomplished pianist and composer.