Aeolus goes to Arabia

June 3, 2014

The winds of music (ha, ha) recently carried us to the most extraordinary place – in the middle of the desert. Under the fearless leadership of Jennifer Laursen and her amazing colleagues at Chamber Music Abu Dhabi, the quartet kayaked […]

We’re not always paid in cash donations….

March 1, 2014

… but when we are, Greg does this: (this moment captured after a concert in a lovely art gallery in La Veta, CO)

Fischoff Educator Award Residency moments

November 18, 2013

Last week was full of reaching out to students K-12 in the South Bend, Indiana region. We even got in the car and drove to Michigan, and then reached out to them too. We played for EVERYONE – students already […]

Sherlock Jr. at the Ringling International Arts Festival

October 11, 2013

Once again, the Aeolus Quartet finds itself in another ridiculously idyllic setting to play some chamber music… And the chamber music involves kazoos… Sherlock Jr kazoos The above little gem of videography captured by none other than Greg Luce, violist […]

First Post as a New Yorker

September 20, 2013

Allow me to start out by listing some problems with living in Manhattan: 1. Levain Bakery. It is 2 blocks from my apartment, and this is a problem. The raspberry bomboloncini I got this morning… I just can’t. 2. There […]


July 9, 2013

I would be completely remiss if I didn’t mention our most exciting news of all, which is that we will be serving as the new Graduate Resident String Quartet at the Juilliard School this fall! We are incredibly honored to […]

For you, Prof. Hilley

July 9, 2013

To excerpt a recent email from our dear friend and mentor, Martha Hilley – “I know you have done things in 2013 so update your blog ! ! !” Wise, wise words. Prof. Hilley is incidentally the reason this blog […]

Hurricane Greetings

October 29, 2012

So as Hurricane Sandy and possibly the end of the world approaches, I find myself in a reflective mood. I believe it was while standing in a line a mile long at the grocery store, trying to buy some laundry […]

A Tiny Video from the St. Lawrence String Quartet Seminar

July 9, 2012

And also this picture, because it is amazing. Lesley Robertson of the SLSQ generously gave us a mini private screening of old string quartet videos, and we were delighted to catch this shot of our hero, Joel Krosnick!!! I also […]

Spring Adventures

May 26, 2012

Where do I even begin. Imagine my horror upon realizing that the last post on our beloved blog is from 2011!?!? Somehow amidst travels to Mexico and London, several memorable trips to New York, the creation of the Ultra-Trone (a […]