Matthew Barnson :  Sibyl Tones
Cat. # 9005
Released Feb 2014
cd time - 63:00
US Price $16.00
Utah-born composer Matthew Barnson has studied at Eastman, the University of Pennsylvania and Yale, and now resides in New York City. His work is expressive and dramatic, and touches on both the European and American traditions. This CD presents three powerful and original pieces for string quartet, brilliantly preformed by both the Arditti Quartet from London and the JACK quartet from New York City. Three exciting string quartets by a thrilling new American compositional voice.
Irvine Arditti: Violin
Ralf Ehlers: Viola
Graeme Jennings: Violin
Kevin McFarland: Cello
Christopher Otto: Violin
John Pickford Richards: Viola
Rohan de Saram: Cello
Ashot Sarkissjan: Violin
Ari Streisfeld: Violin