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photographs of the 3 members of Eight Strings & a Whistle posing with their instruments Suzanne Gilchrest, flute | Ina Litera, viola | Matthew Goeke, cello
Suzanne, Ina and Matthew

Eight Strings & a Whistle welcomes you!

Eight Strings & a Whistle translates into innovative programming, stirring music and some of the most memorable performances you’ll hear. Our repertoire features the unique combination of flute, viola and cello and draws from a wide range of sources –– there are works from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Modern periods, as well as pieces composed expressly for us. Our goal for every program is to create a whole that is intriguing, exciting and engaging. We invite you to explore this site, listen to our sound clips, watch our videos, read about our composers and learn more about us.
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Eight Strings & a Whistle in Concert

centennial concert

Music from Good Shepherd 2014

November 9, 2014 at 1950 Batchelder Street, Brooklyn, New York

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Featured Composer

Martin Rokeach

We have been performing Martin Rokeach's Going Up? since 2008, and will be performing it again in the next few months. We are thrilled to have Marty as our latest featured composer. What a great interview!

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Get your tickets! Get your tickets!

We'll be participating in the Queens New Music Festival on May 17! Read all about it in the New York TImes.

Big News!

We have signed with PARMA Recordings!

Our debut album is on its way and we  are proud and excited to have joined the distinguished and talented roster of PARMA Artists!

We've been invited to the Queens New Music Festival

We're very excited to announce that we'll be appearing in recital at the Queens New Music Festival in May, 2014! Stay tuned for details coming soon!

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For bookings, performance schedules, information, kindly contact us at 8stringswhistle@gmail.com ...or use our online form.

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Eight Strings & a Whistle, Inc.
937 Eighth Avenue, #3A
New York, NY 10019

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