VC ARTIST | Attacca Quartet — "Exuberant, Funky and Exactingly Nuanced”

Described by the New York Times as, "exuberant, funky and exactingly nuanced,” the Attacca Quartet is one of the most versatile and outstanding ensembles of this generation

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Comprised of violinists Amy Schroeder and Domenic Salerni, violist Nathan Schram and cellist Andrew Yee, the Attacca Quartet won first prize at the Osaka, Melbourne, and Coleman Chamber Music Competitions.

Upcoming performances include Carnegie Hall Neighborhood Concerts, New York Philharmonic's Nightcap series, Lincoln Center White Lights Festival, and Miller Theatre, both with Caroline Shaw, Phillips Collection, Wolf Trap, Carolina Performing Arts, Chamber Music Detroit, Red Bank Chamber Music Society, Chamber Music Austin and a residency at the National Sawdust, Brooklyn.

John Adams describes the quartet as "sharing his musical DNA."

Attacca has served as Juilliard's Graduate Resident String Quartet, the Quartet in Residence at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Ensemble-in-Residence at the School of Music at Texas State University.

VC ARTIST ATTACCA QUARTET & CAROLINE SHAW | CAROLINE SHAW | "ANOTHER SONG" | RISING @ ILLUMINARTS | 2021

 

VC ARTIST ATTACCA QUARTET | ARVO PÄRT | SUMMA | 2021

 

VC ARTIST ATTACCA QUARTET | JOHN DOWLAND | "FLOW MY TEARS" | 2021

 

VC ARTIST ATTACCA QUARTET | FLYING LOTUS | "REMIND U" FT. TOKIMONSTA | 2021

 

VC ARTIST ATTACCA QUARTET | JOHN ADAMS | JOHN'S BOOK FROM ALLEGED DANCES | TOOT NIPPLE | COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY | 2021

 

VC ARTIST ATTACCA QUARTET | LOUIS COLE | REAL LIFE | 2021

 

VC ARTIST ATTACCA QUARTET | GABRIELLA SMITH | CARROT REVOLUTION | COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY | 2021

 

VC ARTIST ATTACCA QUARTET | HAYDN | STRING QUARTET NO. 2 IN D MAJOR OP. 71 | 2020 BANFF CENTRE INTERNATIONAL STRING QUARTET FESTIVAL 

 

VC ARTIST ATTACCA QUARTET | CAROLINE SHAW | THREE ESSAYS ECHO | 2020 BANFF CENTRE INTERNATIONAL STRING QUARTET FESTIVAL 

 

VC ARTIST ATTACCA QUARTET | BEETHOVEN | GROSSE FUGUE | 2020 BANFF CENTRE INTERNATIONAL STRING QUARTET FESTIVAL 

 

Amy Schroeder

Violin: 1771 Gagliano

Bows: Sartory, John Aniano

Strings: PI (ADG) and Gold Brokat Optima (E)

Accessories: Tartini Rosin, Bam case

Teachers: Sally Thomas, Juilliard Quartet, Thomas Halpin, Karen Campbell, Ann Setzer

 

Domenic Salerni

Violin: 2010 Zygmuntowicz

Bows: Hill, Hembree

Strings: Dominant/Lenzner Goldbrokat

Accessories: Bella Rosin, Musafia case

Teachers: Naoko Tanaka, Linda Cerone, Hyo Kang, Cleveland Quartet, Vermeer Quartet

 

Nathan Schram

Viola: Bellarosa

Teachers: Alan de Veritch, Diemut Poppen, Yubal Gotlibovich

 

Andrew Yee

Cello: 1884 Degani

Teachers: Fred Sherry, Darrett Adkins, Juilliard Quartet