Friends of Chamber Music: Tessa Lark, violin, and Andrew Armstrong
Wednesday, September 22
7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Newman Center for the Performing Arts, 2344 E Iliff Ave, Denver, CO 80210
“Violinist Tessa Lark is a star in the classical world and a highly acclaimed fiddler in the tradition of her native Kentucky. Her success has been acknowledged with a 2020 Lincoln Center Award for Emerging Artists, a 2020 Grammy nomination in the Best Classical Instrumental Solo category, and a 2018 Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship. Joining Lark is pianist Andrew Armstrong who has delighted audiences around the world and is praised by critics for his passionate expression and dazzling technique.”
BEETHOVEN: Sonata No. 8 in G Major, Op. 30, no. 3
TESSA LARK: Jig and Pop
MICHAEL TORKE: Spoon Bread
JOHN LEWIS: Django
FRANCK: Sonata in A major for Violin and Piano
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