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Calder Quartet Showcases Week of Chamber Music

Calder Quartet Showcases Week of Chamber Music

Winners of the 2014 Avery Fisher Career Grant, the Calder Quartet is known for the discovery, commissioning, recording and mentoring of some of today’s best emerging composers. The group works and collaborates with artists across musical genres, spanning the ranges of the classical and contemporary music world. ‘Tuesday’s concert by the superb Calder Quartet showed

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Centrum Unveils New Van Fleet

For day-use information, click here. The Centrum Foundation is proud to announce the receipt of a $180,000 grant from the C. Keith Birkenfeld Memorial Trust through The Seattle Foundation to acquire five 12-passenger vans to assist visitors attending year-round Centrum festivals and workshops in the arts. Centrum will offer select service from ferry terminals on


Helena María Viramontes: Story Has No Limit

Centrum is pleased to welcome Helena María Viramontes to the faculty of the 2016 Port Townsend Writers’ Conference. Considered one of Hispanic literature’s most distinguished craftspersons, Viramontes is the author of The Moths and Other Stories and two novels Under the Feet of Jesus and Their Dogs Came With Them.  She has also co-edited with