Former Resident Ensemble Afiara Quartet Collaborates with Kid Koala in 'Nufonia Must Fall'
Friday, December 14, 2018
BROADWAY WORLD (SAN FRANCISCO) -- The Afiara Quartet is a 21st-century string quartet defined by its pursuit of beauty, meaning and growth as musicians and ambassadors for its genre. Comprised of violinists Valeri Li and Timothy Kantor, violist Eric Wong and cellist Adrian Fung, the award-winning ensemble has been described as “a revelation” (La Presse) with performances balancing “intensity and commitment” and “frequent moments of tenderness” (Montreal Gazette). Afiara has held residencies at The Juilliard School and San Francisco State University, and was fellowship ensemble at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Canada.