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Gustav Mahler

Quartet settles into Sunday program with new name

Quartet settles into Sunday program with new name

"What's in a name?" Shakespeare once famously asked. Quite a lot, learned the members of the Clipper Mill String Quartet, which plays at the next Sundays at Three chamber music concert, Dec. 4. The group, which is made up of three full-time members of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra plus a frequent substitute, has been playing together upward of four years. Yet, they only chose a moniker in the past year or so, according to violinist Ivan Stefanovic. Although the ensemble had garnered an impressive reputation performing at various concert venues around the region, choosing an actual name proved to its members they were in it for the long haul with this side project,...