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Akropolis Reed Quintet
Ensemble

Ensemble Members
Matthew Landry, Saxophone
Kari Dion, Clarinet
Timothy Gocklin, Oboe
Ryan Reynolds, Bassoon
Andrew Koeppe, Bass Clarinet
Contact
Matthew Landry


Address
416 Yerkes St.
Northville, MI, 48167
Phone
(734) 788-4934

Additional Info
Year Founded
2009
Repertoire
Classical, New Music
Size
Quintet
Instrumentation
Woodwind
Management
Akropolis is represented by Ariel Artists. For booking contact Shirley Hunt: shirley@arielartists.com
Ensemble in
Residence
12/13 Young Ensemble-In-Residence with Detroit Chamber Winds and Strings

Playing with "imagination, infallible musicality, and huge vitality" (Fanfare Magazine), the Akropolis Reed Quintet is a cutting edge ensemble that performs an innovative, living repertoire with acclaimed precision. Founded in 2009 and winner of the 2014 Fischoff Gold Medal, Akropolis took Grand Prize at the MTNA and Plowman chamber music competitions consecutively in 2011, and in 2012 they were Runner-up at the Yellow Springs National Chamber Music Competition, Silver Medalist at the Fischoff Competition, and Bronze Medalist at the International Chamber Music Competition. Akropolis delivers passionate, energized, and unforgettable performances on a variety of series both traditional and contemporary in nature.

Events

August 7, 2014
7:30 PM
Saugatuck Woman's Club
Saugatuck, MI
August 24, 2014
5:00 PM
Kulturscheune Walstedde
Drensteinfurt, MV
November 14, 2014
12:00 PM
Griffiths Art Center, Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall
Canton, NY

News

07.10.2014

We are thrilled to announce we have been selected as winner of the 2015 Fischoff Educator Award. Follow the link for Fischoff's official press release, and share the good news!  http://bit.ly/1oHiVdq

05.13.2014

Akropolis was recently awarded the gold medal prize at the Fischoff Competition! Thank you to everyone who followed and supported us throughout the competition, and especially to those who have been with us over the past 5 years.

04.14.2014

Akropolis will be in residency at the Juneau Jazz & Classics festival from May 12 - May 16! It will be a week of outreach events, concerts and workshops. For more info on Akropolis's involvement and the other fantastic groups participating in the Jazz & Classics festival, visit http://www.jazzandclassics.org/artists.html