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Quartets and Octet in October
Ticket Price: Free. Tickets are not required.
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The Jasper String Quartet and The Jupiter String Quartet

The Maxwell Shepherd Memorial Arts Fund's Shepherd Music Series at Collinsville Congregational Church begins its 2012 - 2013 season with Quartets and Octet in October on Sunday, October 21, at 4 p.m.  Two of America's finest string quartets, The Jasper String Quartet and The Jupiter String Quartet will present a program that includes Franz Joseph Haydn, Quartet in F major, op. 77, no. 2; Alban Berg, Quartet, op 3.; and Mendelssohn, Octet for Strings in E flat major, op. 20.  The concert is free and a reception will follow the performance. 

This concert is dedicated to the memory of Roger Clarke, the Fund's first treasurer and a lover of classical music.

The Maxwell Shepherd Memorial Arts Fund, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the fine and performing arts.  Donations to the Fund, including employer matching gifts, may be made at the concert or sent to: MSMAF, Inc., c/o Collinsville Savings Society, P. O. 197, Collinsville, CT 06019.  For further information please contact the Fund at MSMAF, Inc. 16 South St., Collinsville, CT, 06019.