*WILL BE UPDATED IN MARCH 2020
FRIDAY – 4/12/19
Arrival & Hotel Check-in
Confirm Arrival and Hotel check-in with SPSQC artistic administrator
Ray Shows (651) 587-7595
Rehearsal Space Reservation
Ensembles may reserve practice space. The offsite location is open from 6-10pm.
Contact the artistic administrator: Ray Shows (651) 587-7595
SATURDAY – 4/13/19
Ensemble check-in time at Sundin Music Hall
Sundin Music Hall at Hamline University | 1536 Hewitt Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55104
All groups should arrive at Sundin Music Hall 30 minutes prior to assigned sound check time
Each group will have an assigned warm-up room
Do not leave phones, purses, wallets or other valuables unattended in these rooms
11:00am -12:30pm Rehearsal/sound check in Sundin Music Hall
11:00am – Xena String Quartet
11:15am – Alendo Quartet
11:30am – Odyssey String Quartet
11:45am – Nova String Quartet
12:00pm – BEAR Quartet
12:15pm – The Rader Quartet
12:45pm – Webstream of 2019 Competition begins. Audience enters hall.
12:50pm – BRENTANO STRING QUARTET seated at Jury Table
Artistic administrator welcomes quartet. Judging procedure reviewed and jury sheets dispersed
1:00pm – HAYDN ROUND begins
Greeting by Master of Ceremonies – Silvester Vicic.
BRENTANO QUARTET introduced to audience.
Haydn Round Performances
1:05pm – Xena String Quartet
1:14pm – Alendo Quartet
1:22pm – Odyssey String Quartet
1:29pm – Nova String Quartet
1:36pm – BEAR Quartet
1:42pm – The Rader Quartet
Winner of "Best Haydn Performance" will be announced at the Awards Ceremony (4:30pm)
2:00pm – FINAL ROUND begins
Greeting by Master of Ceremonies. BRENTANO QUARTET introduced to audience.
Final Round Performances
2:05pm – Xena String Quartet
2:23pm – Alendo Quartet
2:41pm – Odyssey String Quartet
3:04pm – Nova String Quartet
3:19pm – BEAR Quartet
3:38pm – The Rader Quartet
4:00pm – AUDIENCE VOTING BEGINS
Local and Online Audience votes for their favorite quartet.
ONLINE POLL will open at approximately 4:00pm on April 13, 2019.
Jury will deliberate and recommend prizewinners to Artistic Director.
4:30pm – Awards Ceremony
Audience Prize awarded
Haydn Prize awarded
Bronze Medals awarded
Silver Medals awarded
Gold Medals awarded
5:15pm – Program Close
6:00pm – Post Competition Dinner for all competing quartets and their families.*
Location: Cossetta Italian Restaurant in St. Paul 211 7th St W, St Paul, MN 55102
*The Saint Paul String Quartet Competition will provide this meal for the competing quartets. Parents and other family members are warmly invited to join the competitors but should pay for their own meals.