uisqrp

University of Iowa String Quartet Residency Program

Lark/Sheronick Residency

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Lark Quartet website

Yousif Sheronick website

The Lark Quartet is joined by percussionist, Cedar Rapids native and UI alumnus Yousif Sheronick for an exciting week of music-making and artistic exploration.   Many thanks to Iowa Percussion and the Center for New Music for their support of this residency as well as and International Writing Program.

 

Schedule of Events

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Yousif Sheronick and duoJalal with Iowa Percussion

Sunday, October 16, 2016

3 pm

Concert Hall, Voxman Music Building

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Lark Quartet Chamber Music Master Class

Monday, October 17, 2016

12-1:25 pm

Recital Hall (2301 VOX) Voxman Music Building, University of Iowa

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Reading//Music: A Performance by the Lark Quartet and Residents of the International Writing Program 

The Lark Quartet is joined by writers Courtney Sina Meredith, Akhil Katyal and Ko Hua Chen for a celebration of music, art and the written word.

Monday, October 17, 2016

8 pm

Recital Hall (2301 VOX) Voxman Music Building, University of Iowa

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Under the Hood with the Lark Quartet

Go behind the scenes with the Lark Quartet as they discuss topics ranging from commissioning to recording to creating a life in chamber music.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

12:30-1:20 pm

Recital Hall (2301 VOX) Voxman Music Building, University of Iowa

*****

Lark Quartet Concert with Yousif Sheronick, percussion

The incomparable Lark Quartet joins forces with brilliant percussionist, Cedar Rapids Native and UI alumnus, Yousif Sheronick.  Featuring the premier of Megalopolis by composer Kenji Bunch.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

7:30 pm

Concert Hall, Voxman Music Building, University of Iowa

 

Turceasca for String Quartet and Percussion by Sapo Perapaskero (b. 1978) arr.   Gordon Green

Big Time for String Quartet and Percussion by Nico Muhly (b. 1981)

(commissioned by the Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival for the Lark Quartet and Yousif Sheronick in 2012)

Chinese Folk Songs for String Quartet by Zhou Long (b. 1953)

Megalopolis for string quartet and percussion by Kenji Bunch (b. 1973)  WORLD PREMIERE – a co-commission with the Lark Quartet and the University of Iowa String Quartet Residency Program.

intermission

String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10 by  Claude Debussy (1862-1918)

“Viaggio in Italia” Federico II for String Quartet and Percussion by Giovanni Sollima (b. 1962) Written for Lark Quartet, percussion part arr. Yousif Sheronick

 

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Kenji Bunch Presentation

Composer Kenji Bunch talks about his music and compositional process.

Friday, October 21, 2016

3:30 pm

(3409 VOX), Voxman Music Building, University of Iowa

 

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