Quartet Rearranges Rock, Jazz, and World Music for Strings at Cranwell

Boston String Quartet

Boston String Quartet

(LENOX, Mass.) – The Boston String Quartet, a high-energy ensemble with an unconventional emphasis on rhythm and beats, will provide musical accompaniment for guests dining in the Mansion at Cranwell over Valentine’s Day weekend, beginning Thursday, February 14, 2013, from 6pm to 9pm, continuing on Saturday, February, 16, from 6pm to 9pm, and again on Sunday, February 17, over brunch from 9am to noon. The musicians specialize in recontextualizing modern music through original arrangements of rock,  jazz, and world music for string quartet.

The members of Boston String Quartet are violinist Christopher Vuk; violinist Angel Valchinov; violist Chen Lin; and cellist Christina Stripling. To date, the Boston String Quartet has released five albums; most recently WorldSong. a new release from Groove Records featuring music from Brazil, Taiwan, Bulgaria, Ireland, and throughout the North American continent. Boston String Quartet Recordings may be purchased worldwide from Naxos.

Reservations can be made by calling 413.637.1364, ext. 0.






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