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Amaranth Quartet


SF Bay Area
7 Played at 7 groupmuses!

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Amaranth Quartet is committed to presenting music of all eras with equal enthusiasm and artistry. Comprised of violinists Emily Botel and Abigail Shiman, violist Julie Michael, and cellist Helen Newby, the group was founded in 2014. Rooted in the San Francisco Bay Area, Amaranth performs frequently on a variety of concert series and festivals including the Presidio Sessions, San Carlos Eclectic Music Festival, Bay Area Modern Music Festival, Old First Concerts, and the Kronos Festival. They have appeared at prominent Bay Area venues such as Herbst Theater, SFJAZZ, the Fillmore, Freight and Salvage, and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.

Amaranth has toured throughout North America and has been featured as quartet in residence at the Banff Centre, New Music on the Point, and Lake Tahoe Music Festival, where they performed as soloists with the festival orchestra. The quartet has worked with a number o

Amaranth Quartet is fiscally sponsored by InterMusic SF.

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Performed groupmuses (7)

Brunch and muse, featuring Amaranth String Quartet!

  • Saturday, April 13, 2019, at 12:00 PM
  • Potrero Hill, SF

This groupmuse happened over 4 years ago

Glendome Circle Muses

  • Sunday, December 9, 2018, at 2:30 PM
  • Glenview, Oakland

This groupmuse happened almost 5 years ago

Musemantic Valentine's Weekend aka Beau's Third Hosted Groupmuse

  • Friday, February 10, 2017, at 7:00 PM
  • Mission District, SF San Francisco, CA

This groupmuse happened over 6 years ago

Panhandle Birthday Groupmuse on Sunday, September 27

  • Sunday, September 27, 2015, at 6:00 PM
  • Panhandle, San Francisco San Francisco, CA

This groupmuse happened almost 8 years ago

Sunday, September 20 - Amaranth-ichronomicon

  • Sunday, September 20, 2015, at 6:00 PM
  • Noe Valley, San Francisco San Francisco, California

This groupmuse happened about 8 years ago

Afternoon Muse-b-q

  • Sunday, July 26, 2015, at 12:00 PM
  • Hayes Valley, San Francisco San Francisco, CA

This groupmuse happened about 8 years ago

Sebastian's Moving back to Austria Groupmuse

  • Thursday, May 21, 2015, at 7:30 PM
  • Central Berkeley, Berkeley Berkeley, CA

This groupmuse happened over 8 years ago