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String quartet to give concerts

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Jupiter String Quartet

The UGA Performing Arts Center will present the Jupiter String Quartet with special guests clarinetist Jon Manasse and pianist Jon Nakamatsu April 20 at 8 p.m. in Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall. The Jupiter Quartet also will perform a free concert earlier in the day at the Chapel. The lunchtime Chapel concert begins at noon and is open free to the public.

Tickets for the concert are $35 and are discounted for UGA students. Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center box office, online at or by calling 706-542-4400.

The Jupiter String Quartet is a uniquely intimate group, consisting of violinists Nelson Lee and Megan Freivogel, violist Liz Freivogel, who is the older sister of Megan Freivogel, and cellist Daniel McDonough, who is the husband of Megan Freivogel and brother-in-law of Liz Freivogel. The quartet regularly performs across the U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia and South America.