only existing work written for the innovative medium
of cello quartet and orchestra, Voice
of the Wood was
premiered by the Charlotte Symphony to standing and
shouting applause. Suitable for performance by an
orchestra's own cellists, it can also be performed
by a guest artists cello quartet.
Peck, tonal and accessible, and driven by syncopation
. . . especially winning was the rich collective voice
of the four soloists . . . the audience responded
with an extended ovation"
positive response . . . the audience was on its feet
just moments after the music ended"
National Public Radio: Performance Today
db. picc.)/2+E.h./2+b.cl./2+cbn. 4/3/3/1
timp. 3 perc. piano
violin I & II violas basses
solo cello quartet