Tessa Lark & Michael Thurber

  • 2507 University Avenue | Des Moines, IA 50311
  • Presented By: Civic Music Association
  • Dates: April 9, 2022
  • Location: Drake University
  • Phone: (515) 280-4020
  • Start/End Time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: Adult - $40 to $75; Student - $24 to $45
  • Overview

    Tessa Lark and Michael Thurber

    With exhilarating teamwork, humor and educational instincts, the two musicians charmed an eager crowd — Strad Magazine

    Grammy-nominated violinist Tessa Lark, the recipient of a 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant and a 2018 Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship Award, and virtuoso composer/bassist Michael Thurber have come together to create a duo unlike any other. By fusing their classical and American music influences, they have created a wholly original sound, which they bring to audiences around the country in a charismatic live show.