Evolution: Quartet - Mozart Plays with Lara and Lim

Image courtesy Eybler Quartet

Mozart Plays with Sonore and String Creatures

Renowned Eybler, Parker, and JACK Quartets present a program anchored by the brilliant Mozart, and further complemented by contemporary luminaries Liza Lim and visiting composer Felipe Lara. Featuring the world premier of Lara’s Sonore and a special preview of Lim’s String Creatures.

These three esteemed quartets are faculty from the Evolution: Quartet program and we are honored to have them join us on stage in Banff! 

View House Program


(Approx. 90 minutes and an intermission)

String Quartet in D minor, K. 421 | Wolfgang Amadè Mozart (1756-1791) — Eybler Quartet; Julia Wedman, violin; Patricia Ahern, violin; Patrick Jordan, viola; Margaret Gay, violoncello
      i) Allegro moderato
      ii) Andante
      iii) Menuetto - Allegretto. Trio
      iv) Allegro ma non troppo


Three Madrigals (1947) | Bohuslav Martinů (1890 - 1959) — Daniel Chong, violin; Jessica Bodner, viola
      i) Poco allegro


Divertimento in E flat major, K. 563 | Wolfgang Amadè Mozart (1756-1791) — Julia Wedman, violin; Jessica Bodner, viola; Jay Campbell, cello
      i) Allegro
      ii) Adagio
      iv) Andante




String Creatures (2022) | Liza Lim (b.1966) Preview Performance — JACK Quartet; Christopher Otto, violin; Austin Wulliman, violin; John Pickford Richards, viola; Jay Campbell, cello
      1. Cat's Cradle (3 diagrams of grief)
      2. Untethered
      3. A nest is woven from the inside out

String Creatures is co-commissioned by the Lucerne Festival, Miller Theatre at Columbia University and the Melbourne Recital Centre dedicated to the JACK Quartet. 

**Premiere: August 14, 2022, KKL Luzern, Lucerne Festival

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