Repertoire

 

Lithuanian composers

 

O.Balakauskas String quartet No.1 (1971)

O.Balakauskas String quartet No.2, op.26 (1971)

O.Balakauskas String quartet No. 3 (1998)

O.Balakauskas String quartet No.4 (2004)

O.Balakauskas String quartet No. 5 (2012, dedicated to Chordos)

V.Baltakas “b(ell)tree” for string quartet (2007)

V.Bartulis “Oh Darling” for string quartet (1994)

J.Bašinskas “Quartet of the Witches of Juodkrantė” (1980)

Z.Bružaitė “Dance in blue” for string quartet (2006)

A.Bumšteinas “Heap of Language” for cello, string quartet and tape (2009)

M.K.Čiurlionis String quartet (VL83, 1901)

V.Germanavičius “Expression” for string quartet (1996)

V.Germanavičius “Pyramid sonata” for piano and string quartet (2002)

V.Germanavičius “Black Shadows – White Shadows” for accordion and string quartet (2008)

V.Germanavičius “Outer spaces” for string quartet percussion and tape (2010)

B.Gorbulskis “Three Self-Portraits” for string quartet (1982)

J.Gruodis String quartet (1924)

V.Jakubėnas String quartet (op. 4, 1930)

J.Janulytė “Breathing music” for string quartet, tape, live electronics, air installation (2007)

A.Jasenka/A.Kučinskas “Out of Čiurlionis” for string quartet and live electronic (2007)

V.Juozapaitis String quartets No. 1, No. 4, No. 7

V.V.Jurgutis “Ellipses” for string quartet (2003)

J.Juzeliūnas “Raga a quattro”, String quartet No. 4 (1980)

R.Kabelis “Invariations” for string quartet (1983)

J.Kačinskas String quartet No.1 (1929-30)

J.Karnavičius String quartet No. 1 (op.1, 1913)

G.Kuprevičius Eight Lithuanian Folk Songs (1969)

G.Kuprevičius “The Overnight Homeland Songs” for baritone and string quartet (2010)

B.Kutavičius String quartet No.1 (1971)

B.Kutavičius “On the shore” for soprano and string quartet (1972)

B.Kutavičius “Anno cum tettigonia” for string quartet and tape (1980)

F.Latėnas “In loving memory”, String quartet No. 2 (1986)

T.Makačinas “Scherzo concertante” for string quartet (1980)

A.Malcys “Four reflections”, String quartet No. 2 (1995)

A.Malcys “Saxchord” for tenor saxophone and string quartet (2005)

A.Malcys “Clarichord” for clarinet and string quartet (2008)

A.Martinaitis “The Dead and the Maiden” for string quartet (1997)

A.Martinaitis “The Abduction of Europe from Lithuania” for string quartet (2001)

R.Mažulis “Sans Pause” for string quartet (2001)

R.Mažulis “Ajapajapam” for 12 soloists, string quartet and tape (2002)

E.Medekšaitė “Panchami” for string quartet and tape (2006)

E.Medekšaitė “Sinus Iridum” for string quartet, tape and video” (2010)

R.Merkelys “Gemma” for saxophone and string quartet (1999)

R.Merkelys “MiKonst” for piano and string quartet (2000)

J.Mieželytė “How a Woodpecker Chopped a Spruce-Tree” for baritone and string quartet (2004)

V.Montvila “Hands-Birds”, String quartet No. 1 (1967)

R.Motiekaitis “Light on light” for trombone and string quartet (2004)

J.Nabažas String quartet No. 1 (1932)

Š.Nakas “Also sprach Balakauskas” for string quartet and tape (2007)

O.Narbutaitė “Open the Gate of Oblivion”, String quartet No. 2 (1980)

O.Narbutaitė “Melody in the Garden of Olives” for trumpet and two string quartets (2002)

O.Narbutaitė “Drappeggio”, String quartet No. 4 (2004)

L.Narvilaitė “The Wall” for string quartet (2000)

A.Navakas “Service Book” for string quartet (2004)

A.Navickas “Hable conmigo” for clarinet and string quartet (2005)

A.Rekašius String quartet No. 3 (1976)

A.Šenderovas String quartet No. 1 (1976)

A.Šenderovas “Four Poems by Sigitas Geda” for soprano and string quartet (1978)

A.Šenderovas String quartet No. 2 (with harpsichord and chimes) (1986)

A.Šenderovas “David’s song” for violoncello and string quartet (2006)

A.Šenderovas “per Giunt” for percussion and string quartet (2010)

A.Šenderovas“After Chagall” for clarinet, string quartet and percussion (2016)

R.Šerkšnytė “Oriental Elegy” for string quartet (2002)

J.Tamulionis “Games” for guitar and string quartet (2006)

N.Valančiūtė “Fragment from the Hospital Park” for string quartet (1998)

Z.Virkšas Concerto for string quartet (1982)

 

 

 

Main repertoire

 

J.Adams “Johns Book of Alleged Dances” for string quartet and recorded prepared piano) (1994)

L.Anderson “Shutter Island” for string quartet (2017)

J.Bach Quintet for tuba and string quartet (1978)

K.Benshoof “Sweeter than wine” (2015)

O.Berg Clarinet quintet (2001)

M.Blake Piano quintet (Hommage to a Schumann” (2006)

M.Blake String quartet No.5 (2014)

G.Bryars “Between the National and the Bristol”, String quartet No. 1 (1985)

I.Chipsy “Zaglala” for string quartet (2017)

G.Crumb “Black Angels” (1971) for electric string quartet

T.Dun “Eight colors” for string quartet (1986-88)

H.Dutilleux “Ainsi la nuit” for string quartet (1973-76)

D.Eichmann “Flight for Liudas” for saxophone and string quartet (2004)

B.El-Turk “Eating clouds” (2006)

M.Feldman For clarinet and string quartet (1983)

G.Fitkin “Servant” for string quartet (1998)

M.Forciniti Quatuor à cordes (2018)

J.Françaix Divertissement for basson and string quintet (1942)

R.Giddens “At the Purchaser’s Option with Variations” for string quartet (2016)

K.Glowicka “Spring and Summer” for countertenor, string quartet, tape and video (1999-2009)

K.Goeywaerts Voor Strijkkwartet (1992)

U.Götte “…au fils du temps…”, string quartet No.4 (2018)

P.Hindemith “Melancholie” for soprano and string quartet (1919)

V.Janarczekova String quartet No. 7 (2007)

D.Jascalevich Charango suite for charango and string quartet (2018)

G.Ligeti String quartet No. 1 “Métamorphoses nocturnes” (1953-54)

M.Lindberg “…de Tartuffe, je crois” for piano and string quartet (1981)

N.Lizée “Darkness is Not Well Lit” for string quartert (2016)

Zh.Long Chinese folk songs for string quartet (2002)

J.MacMillan “Tuireadh” for clarinet and string quartet (1991)

P.Mykietin String quartet No. 2 (2006)

M.Nkuna “Peaceful Shangaan Village”, String quartet No.1 (1999)

M.Nyman String quartet No. 2 (1988)

A.Pärt “Fratres” for string quartet (1977/89)

A.Piazolla “Four for Tango” for string quartet (1989)

A.Piazolla “Five Tango sensations” for bandoneon and string quartet (1989)

O.Rajewa “Empfindung” for string quartet (2004)

K.Ramnath “Amrit” for string quartet and tape (2016)

M.Ravel String quartet (1903)

S.Reich “Different Trains” for string quartet and tape (1988)

T.Rilley “Good Medicine”, String quartet No.10 (1986)

F.Rzewski “Crusoe” for 4-8 players (1993)

E.Schulhoff “Five Pieces” for string quartet (1924)

T.Spruance “Séraphîta” for string quartet (2016)

K.Szymanowski String quartet No. 2 (op.56, 1927)

J.Tamusuza “Twadaagana ku lw’Omwana” for string quartet (1992)

M.Töpel Variationen für Streichquartet über ein Mozart-Fragment von 1782 (2010)

M.Twaalfhoven “Play” for string quartet (2016)

E.Viñao “La Noche de las Noches” for string quartet and tape (1989)

K.Volans “Hunting: Gathering”, String quartet No. 2 (1987)

A.Vrebalov “My Desert, My Rose” for string quartet (2015)

A.Webern Langsamer Satz” (1905)

A.Webern String quartet op. 28 (1938)

J.Wolfe “Early that summer” for string quartet (1993)

J.Zorn “Cat o’nine tiles” for string quartet (1988)