Five Squared

A sweet celebration.


(String Quartet).
Total duration ca. 5 minutes (2008)
Published by Activist Music (ASCAP).
One movement work. 17 pages, 8.5" x 11".


Premiered on January 10, 2009 in Brasilia, Brazil.
by Quarteto de Brasilia.


Audio clip performed in a live concert at the Vashon Chamber Music Festival, May 2011, by the Odeon Quartet: by Gennady Filimonov and Artur Girsky, violins; Heather Bentley, viola and Rowena Hammill, cello.





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Five Squared was composed in celebration of twenty-five years of the wonderful marriage of my half-sister Lisa and her husband, Dan Kubiske. Echoing their lives and personalities, the music is energetic and loving. A string quartet appropriately reflects the family they have built so beautifully: cello and viola Dan and Lisa, and the two violins, their sons Philip and Adam. The four, in unity, are my favorite ensemble.





"an attractive work"

-Chicago Classical Review, February 2010





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