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Friction Quartet Concert

Saturday, May 27, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

$45.00 – $60.00

Join us for an unforgettable evening of music in the beautiful Ruth Bancroft Garden, as Friction Quartet performs at golden hour. With their stunning passion and exquisite skill, the quartet is sure to captivate and delight you with their modern approach to the chamber music experience.

Friction Quartet has made a name for themselves by commissioning new works, curating imaginative programs, collaborating with artists, and presenting interactive educational outreach. Their high-octane music is a fine blend of rhythmic ferocity and tonal flair that has earned them critical acclaim and a dedicated following.

This event is open to the public and offers exclusive access to the Ruth Bancroft Garden after hours, allowing guests to enjoy the beautiful surroundings and stunning views as the sun sets. All tickets, both Member and Non-Member, include one complimentary drink ticket.

Don’t miss this opportunity to experience the Friction Quartet in one of the Bay Area’s most beautiful and unique settings. Get your tickets now and prepare to be transported by the power of music in the beauty of nature.

The event will also feature artist C.S. McIntire. McIntire’s artwork showcases his unique style and perspective, and a special piece inspired by Ruth’s palette and created in the Garden, will be available for sale along with other paintings from his collection.

In addition to showcasing his artwork, McIntire will also be live painting throughout the duration of the concert, allowing attendees to see his creative process in action. The event is sure to be a celebration of art and nature, providing a unique opportunity for attendees to experience the beauty of the garden through McIntire’s eyes. You can check out C.S. McIntire’s work on instagram.


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Saturday, May 27, 2023
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$45.00 – $60.00
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The Ruth Bancroft Garden
(925) 944-9352
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The Ruth Bancroft Garden
1552 Bancroft Road
Walnut Creek, CA 94598 United States
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(925) 944-9352