Metropolitan Strings Academy


Drake University Cello Quartet

Saturday, March 25...4pm

Director:  Dr. Ashley Sidon

Free for all ages!  No tickets required.

11806 Quivira Rd., Overland Park KS 66210

The Drake Cello Quartet, performs music written both for cello quartet 

as well as solo pieces with cello trio accompaniment.  

Hudson Webber, junior cello performance major, has performed recitals in Iowa and Illinois 

and is interested in pursuing music therapy upon graduation.  

Zack Foster, junior cello performance major, 

enjoys performing both in the classical and jazz realm.  

Ryan Doerr, sophomore music major, was the winner of the Lucy Palermo Weed String Competition 

in 2013 and has won multiple MTNA competitions at the state level in South Dakota.  

David Ryu, sophomore cello performance major, 

is the 2016 Concerto Competition Winner at Drake and has performed 

at Interlochen and the Preucil School. 


The program will include pieces by Bach Double Violin Concerto, 
Vivaldi Spring from the Four Seasons, Piazzolla Oblivion
Monti Czardas
and Frescobaldi Toccata    

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SPRING 2017 Events

  • Theory Classes
  • Music History Classes 
  • Workshops 
  • Recitals
  • Guest Performances
  • Masterclasses
  • Achievement Auditions
  • Bubbles & Bach
  • Ensemble Trial Classes
  • and MORE!

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  • Non enrolled musicians and families are invited to attend MSA Community events for a small admission fee.

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