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OutCast Archive - January 25, 2009

Sunday, January 25, 2009

Tonight on OutCast: Miro Quartet violist, John Largess. Plus, Rich Segal for Softball Austin.

John Largess plays viola in the Miro Quartet, one of America's most high-profile chamber music groups. They also happen to be the Faculty String Quartet-in-Residence at the University of Texas at Austin.

Since 1995, the Miro Quartet has been captivating audiences around the globe, including Amsterdam, Berlin, Vienna, and New York, where they have been featured at Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall.

Violist John Largess began his studies in Boston at age 12. In 1995, he was graduated from Yale with a degree in archaeology. John currently serves as Senior Lecturer and Chair of Chamber Music at the University of Texas at Austin School of Music.

On February 5th at 8:00 p.m., the Miro Quartet will be performing a Mendelssohn 200th Anniversary Concert at the Bates Recital Hall on the University of Texas campus.

For more information, please visit

Softball Austin's mission is to offer the Central Texas LGBT community the opportunity to experience and enjoy recreational softball in a competitive, inclusive, and affirming environment.

Softball Austin is gearing up for its spring season with a recruitment day on Saturday, January 31st from 10 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Krieg Field #6.

To learn more about recruitment day and Softball Austin, please visit



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