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Walczak String Quartet Released

November 04, 2019

Dr. Christopher WalczakDr. Christopher Walczak, Assistant Professor of Music Theory and Composition at SIU School of Music, was commissioned in 2018 by Apollo Chamber Players as part of their 20x2020 Commissioning Project. The members of the string quartet, based in Houston, TX embraced a six-year project to commission twenty composers by the year 2020. Walczak’s 16-minute composition Four Dreams was chosen out of the many commissioned works to represent the quartet on their upcoming CD Within Earth to be released on November 6th, 2019.