1. Decke
    string quartet
    Composer: Timothy McCormack

    Performed by the JACK Quartet
    violins: Christopher Otto, Ari Streisfeld
    viola: John Pickford Richards
    cello: Kevin McFarland
    Paine Hall
    Harvard University
    March 2, 2013

    Recording: https://soundcloud.com/timothy-mccormack/decke

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  2. Saturday, July 26, 2014 Commissioned by Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts for the Mostly Mozart Festival and Lincoln Center Out of Doors. Featuring members of Asphalt Orchestra, Cadillac Moon Ensemble, Contemporaneous, The Crossing, eighth blackbird, Face the Music, Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble, Hotel Elefant, JACK Quartet, and TILT Brass

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  3. "Big, Bent Ears" (bigbentears.org) is a multimedia series about listening, composed by Durham, NC-based documentary nonprofit Rock Fish Stew (rockfishstew.org). It was commissioned by the legendary New York print magazine, The Paris Review—its first-ever foray into multimedia.

    In 2014, Rock Fish Stew documented a performance by the JACK Quartet at the Morgan Library & Museum, at the exhibition "Cy Twombly: Treatise on the Veil" (September 26, 2014 through January 25, 2015).

    The JACK (John Pickford Richards, Ari Streisfeld, Otto Christopher, Kevin McFarland) performed pieces from "Studies for Treatise on the Veil" by contemporary German composer Matthias Pintscher. The performance took place in front of Cy Twombly's monumental, 33-foot-long Treatise on the Veil (Version Two).

    "Big, Bent Ears: Chapter Six" contains interviews with the members of the JACK, as well as with the Morgan's curator Isabelle Dervaux. The performances took place the night of November 20, 2014.

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  4. INTERSTICES, by Juan Pampin
    Performed May 18, 2012, by the JACK Quartet at the Floyd and Delores Jones Playhouse on the University of Washington Campus. Presented by DXARTS (Center for Digital Arts and Experimental Media) and the School of Music at the University of Washington

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  5. Yoshiaki Onishi (b. 1981)
    Culs-de-sac (en passacaille) (2009)
    - for String Quartet

    JACK Quartet
    Christopher Otto, violin
    Ari Streisfeld, violin
    John Pickford Richards, viola
    Kevin McFarland, cello

    Columbia Composers Concert, March 1, 2009
    Tenri Cultural Forum, New York

    Footage of the première performance.
    (Anthony Cheung and Wang Lu, video)

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