Del Sol String Quartet


Split_EP_coverOnly a download away, Sono Luminus’ first Digital Only EP showcases Del Sol and GRAMMY® nominated ZOFO duet. This split EP features three World Premiere recordings and is ready on demand.

The EP starts with a combined piece by composer Kui Dong, blending the two ensembles with an exciting mix of piano-four-hands, string quartet and two toy pianos.

The second and third pieces on the disc are two movements from Mason Bates’ work, Bagatelles for String Quartet and Electronica.* Del Sol, who gave the piece’s world premiere at the 2012 Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music in Santa Cruz, California.
Finally, the GRAMMY® nominated team of ZOFO duet blazes through the piece “Vaporize” by composer Joe Duddell. All of the pieces presented on this CD are world premiere recordings.

*This commission has been made possible by the Chamber Music America Classical Commissioning program, with generous funding provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the Chamber Music America Endowment Fund.

© Del Sol Performing Arts Organization • Photos by RJ Muna