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The Hutchins Consort

The Hutchins Consort

Classical / Jazz / World Encinitas, CA  US
Walczyk - Rumba & Guasa (From the CD - The First Fandango)
Walczyk - Rumba & Guasa (From the CD - The First Fandango)
Walczyk - Embolada (From the CD - The First Fandango)
Walczyk - Embolada (From the CD - The First Fandango)
Walczyk - Intermezzo (From the CD - The First Fandango)
Walczyk - Intermezzo (From the CD - The First Fandango)
Walcyzk - Creole Candjo (From the CD - The First Fandango)
Walcyzk - Creole Candjo (From the CD - The First Fandango)
Walcyzk - Huapango (From the CD - The First Fandango)
Walcyzk - Huapango (From the CD - The First Fandango)

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  • 2012

    Apr 24

    Carlsbad, CA, US | 2:00pm

    On Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 2 PM, the Museum of Making Music welcomes the Hutchins Consort for a special performance in partnership with the "Town and Gown" tour group. Tickets are $10; $7 for Museum Members. For information or tickets, please call (760) 438-5996 or order online. The Hutchins Consort The Hutchins Consort plays on the eight scaled violins of the violin octet designed and built by famed luthier Dr. Carleen Hutchins. The instruments are the first successful attempt to create an acoustically balanced set of instruments that can sound truly like violins across the entire range of written music. With instruments ranging from the tiny treble violin, tuned one octave above the standard violin, to the gigantic large bass violin, tuned one octave lower than a 'cello, the Hutchins Consort produces an astonishing pallet of sounds. Based in Southern California, the Hutchins Consort brings together a group of extraordinary virtuosi to tackle the challenge of adapting the techniques of traditional strings, as well as inventing new techniques, to master the instruments Dr. Hutchins created. The Hutchins Consort plays music of the Middle Ages and Renaissance to the music of the modern masters. With original compositions and transcriptions commissioned by the Catgut Acoustical Society for the octet of violins, and new transcriptions by members of the Consort, The Hutchins Consort displays a breadth and depth that few traditional groups match, and a sound that is truly unique.

  • 2012

    Apr 15

    Newport Beach, CA, US | 2:30pm

    The music of Cuba from the 19th century to the present, as well as music inspired by the hypnotic rhythms of that country. Also, the Walton "Viola Concerto" featuring Chris Woods.

  • 2012

    Apr 14

    La Jolla, CA, US | 7:00pm

    The music of Cuba from the 19th century to the present, as well as music inspired by the hypnotic rhythms of that country. Also, the Walton "Viola Concerto" featuring Chris Woods.

  • 2012

    Mar 4

    Newport Beach, CA, US | 2:30pm

    World premier of Bataillie's "Trout Swimming Upstream," Boieldieu "Harp Concerto," featuring Elena Mashkovtseva, Ravel's "Tzigane" and "Pavane for a Dead Princess," and an array of Haitian and Tahitian songs that will transport you to the islands.

  • 2012

    Mar 3

    La Jolla, CA, US | 7:00pm

    A salute to the French speaking culture, wherever they reside. World Premier of Bataille's "Trout Swimming Upstream," Boieldieu's "Harp Concerto," featuring Elena Mashkovtseva, Ravel's "Tzigane" and "Pavane for a Dead Princess," plus an array of Haitian and Tahitian songs that will transport you to the islands.

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Sounds Like: Kronos Quartet, Tokyo String Quartet, 2 CELLOS

Manager: Joe McNalley, Wayne Watkins

Bio: The Hutchins Consort plays on eight proportionately scaled violins designed and built by famed luthier Dr. Carleen Hutchins. From the 18.5 inch treble, tuned one octave above the standard violin, to the 7.2 foot bass, tuned one octave lower than a cello, the octet represents the first successful...See Full Bio

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Hutchins Consort 2011 East Coast Tour!
Oct 6, 2011

A FANFARE OF FIDDLES! This month, East Coast audiences will welcome a West Coas... [more]

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