Tessa Lark

Friday, May 08, 2020

Ticket Information

Time
7:30 PM
Presented By
Performance Santa Fe
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Description
Violinist Tessa Lark, not yet 30, is soaring to stardom in multiple genres. Recipient of a 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant and winner of the Naumburg International Violin Competition and the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, Lark is a budding superstar in the classical realm and a highly acclaimed fiddler in the bluegrass tradition of her native Kentucky. Since her debut, Lark has collaborated with masters including Mitsuko Uchida, Itzhak Perlman, Mark O'Connor, and Ida Kavafian, and performed across multiple continents. Don't miss your chance to hear this rising star's “smoldering” (Washington Post), “high-energy” (The New York Times) playing in intimate recital at the St. Francis Auditorium!

Ensemble Name
Tessa Lark
Musicians
Tessa Lark, violin; TBA, piano
Speakers / Participants
Alice Norris
Composers
Béla Bartók; Eugène Ysaÿe; Edvard Grieg; Maurice Ravel
Program
Béla Bartók (arr. Székely): Romanian Folk Dances, Sz. 56
Eugène Ysaÿe: Sonata for solo violin in G major, Op. 27 no. 5
Edvard Grieg: Sonata no. 3 in C minor, Op. 45
Maurice Ravel: Tzigane

Venue
St. Francis Auditorium at the New Mexico Museum of Art
Location
107 W Palace Ave
Santa Fe, NM