Musical Art Quintet http://kalw.org en Bay Area Beats: Musical Art Quintet http://kalw.org/post/bay-area-beats-musical-art-quintet <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.35;">In 2008, double bassist and founder of the Musical Art Quintet, </span>Sascha<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.35;"> </span>Jacobsen<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.35;"> regularly attended the Sunday night chamber music jams at Cafe Revolution. But after his umpteenth time through </span>Dvorak’s<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.35;"> Opus 77, String quartet No. 2 in G major—one of the few chamber music standards that includes The double bass—he realized that if he wanted to play something else, he’d have to write it himself. </span></p><p><em>KALW’s Jayme Catsouphes </em><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; line-height: 25px; white-space: pre-wrap;">brings us the story in this Bay Area Beats profile from our archives.</span></p><p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 00:36:57 +0000 Jayme Catsouphes 5942 at http://kalw.org Bay Area Beats: Musical Art Quintet