The Chiara Quartet ("energetic and sophisticated" - The New Yorker) performs Jefferson Friedman's String Quartet No. 2 at New York's Le Poisson Rouge. Their recording of this, plus String Quartet No. 3 and two remixes of the quartets by Matmos, is available from New Amsterdam Records. Jefferson Friedman composed String Quartet No. 2 for the Chiara in 1999, and wrote String Quartet No. 3 for them in 2005.

Recorded on a Sony PMW-EX3, edited on FCP and Logic.

Special thanks to Kurt Hanover ( for flying in from Kansas City to do wonderful camera work.

video produced by Jem Moore / Descant Productions

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