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A Night Out with Rasa Quartet at MÔTÔ Spirits!
Groupmuse Night Out

A Night Out with Rasa Quartet at MÔTÔ Spirits!


Thu, September 15, 2022 7:00 PM, EDT

0 of 40 tickets available
Vaccine policy
COVID vaccination required (honor system)
Testing policy
COVID testing not required
This is an indoor event
Mask policy
Masks are not required
If you feel sick, stay home
Drinking policy
Don't bring your own drinks
Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks for sale
Wheelchair access
Wheelchair Accessible
Kid-friendly event

This is a Groupmuse Night Out

Explore the wider world of music outside Groupmuse with exclusive discounts to local concerts.


Heavy M. Co-host
Christos V. Co-host

Come one, come all to MÔTÔ Spirits Distillery in Bushwick for a very special FREE Night Out celebrating the official launch of MuseDAO, a new and totally unprecedented initiative seeking to empower and support the lives of classical, historic & roots musicians!

Join us as Groupmuse darlings the Rasa Quartet take us on a journey through a kaleidoscope of classical and contemporary sounds ranging from excerpts of Joseph Haydn's iconic String Quartet No. 76, to Jessie Montgomery's evocative Strum, to Gabriella Smith's dazzling Carrot Revolution.

We can't wait to share in what'll prove to be a night for the books, uniting the worlds of innovative tech, timeless music and joyous community!

Drinks will be available for purchase at the bar—no outside beverages please

What's the music?

Rasa String Quartet String Quartet

Arvo Pärt: Summa
Jessie Montgomery: Strum
Danish Traditional, Arr. Danish String Quartet: Æ Rømeser
Maura Shawn Scanlin: Leaving Harvey Street
Gabriella Smith - Carrot Revolution
Caroline Shaw: First Essay - Nimrod
Joseph Haydn: String Quartet, Op. 76 No. 2, "Fifths"

About the Rasa Quartet

The Boston-based Rasa String Quartet received first prize in the Associazione Europea Di Musica E Comunicazione International Chamber Music Competition (Italy,) the Chamber Music Yellow Springs Competition (OH,) and the Music Teachers National Association Chamber Music Competition (ATL,) and have performed across the US, including appearances with Rockport Music, the Highlands-Cashiers Chamber Music Festival in North Carolina, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, and Brian O’Donovan’s Rockport Celtic Festival. Rasa String Quartet is passionate about performing powerful, engaging, and unconventional programs that are inspired by a wide variety of traditions, fuse multiple genres, highlight unknown composers, and make “classical music” culturally relevant. They take the relaxed atmosphere and banter of a folk or pop show and bring it to the classical concert experience in a way that is easily understandable, relatable, and entertaining. They have collaborated with artists from widely varying backgrounds such as Celtic harpist, Maeve Gilchrist, folk singer-songwriter, Keith Murphy, and Indian kuchipudi dancer, Yamini Kalluri.


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