Inside Voice


Program Note

Composed as part of the L.A. based Lyris Quartet’s 2015 “Intimate Letters” commission/recording project. I imagined that if a letter is meant to be read, then music is meant to be heard. In this is 10-11 minute piece for string quartet, all the twists and turns that instigate change are begun by the second violin and viola…the first violin and cello have no option but to oblige and follow suit.


Kurt Rohde

About Kurt Rohde

The music of composer and violist Kurt Rohde has been described as being “filled with exhilaration and dread. It’s a mirror of our times, It’s dark music, lit up by…