LARK celebrates its 30th anniversary with Five New Commissions:
Please donate and help support the LARK Quartet’s thirty year legacy of commissioning new works. These five exciting new works promise to be superb additions to the string quartet repertoire.
As a not-for-profit organization, The LARK Quartet relies on your financial contributions. Any donation is fully tax-deductible and LARK thanks you for your generosity!
With Guest Artist Yousif Sheronick
This project, Megalopolis for string quartet and percussion, explores the explosion of cross-cultural influence that has redefined and, at times, erased the boundaries between 21st century musical styles.
Partly because of the superb example of Bartok, who still dominates the string quartet landscape of the 20th Century, six seems like a good number for a collection of quartets. The number also comes up in terms of Haydn (op. 20, 33, 64, and 76), as well as the Mozart set dedicated to Haydn.
The determination to write, and to conclude my own quartet enterprise with a Sixth came also from the image of the piece more …
With Guest Artist Todd Palmer
With the original Lark members Laura Sewell, Anna Kruger, Robyn Mayforth, & Kay Stern as special guests.