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Press Photos

Artist Photo

Photo Credit: Lauren Desberg
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Headshot 1

Photo Credit: Lauren Desberg
File Size: 2,505,232 bytes (2768 x 2768 pixels)

Hat 1

Photo Credit: Lauren Desberg
File Size: 3,410,752 bytes (4771 x 6871 pixels)

Hat 2

Photo Credit: Lauren Desberg
File Size: 4,680,100 bytes (4912 x 7360 pixels)

Hat 3

Photo Credit: Lauren Desberg
File Size: 4,479,146 bytes (4912 x 7360 pixels)

Violin 1

Photo Credit: Lauren Desberg
File Size: 1,313,925 bytes (1956 x 2683 pixels)

Violin 2

Photo Credit: Lauren Desberg
File Size: 2,814,726 bytes (2458 x 3700 pixels)

Laugh

Photo Credit: Lauren Desberg
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Violin Over Shoulder

Photo Credit: Lauren Desberg
File Size: 2,299,827 bytes (2123 x 2632 pixels)

Tessa Lark

Photo Credit: Mitch Weiss
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Documents

Interview with Lexington Philharmonic

File Type: MS Word (281,088 bytes)

Audio

Love Letter Concerto: Mov. 1 "Weirdo"

Composer: Michael Thurber
File Size: 4,717,631 bytes

Love Letter Concerto: Movs. 2-3 "Bimbleboo" & "Forever You"

Composer: Michael Thurber
File Size: 16,215,165 bytes

Love Letter Concerto: Mov. 4 "Whiskey Woman"

Composer: Michael Thurber
File Size: 6,097,029 bytes

Appalachian Fantasy

Lark/Traditional Trianon Theatre, San Jose Sept. 25, 2016
File Size: 4,496,977 bytes

Video

Strings Sessions Presents: Tessa Lark

Violinist Tessa Lark stopped by the Strings studio to perform two pieces. Watch the Avery Fisher Grant recipient perform Eugène Ysaÿe’s Sonata No. 5, G major, L’Aurore and her own composition, Appalachian Fantasy.
Video Type: YouTube

Tessa Lark plays Tchaikovsky Concerto; excerpts

Excerpts from a live performance of Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto.

0:00 | 1st Movement
3:27| 2nd Movement
4:52 | 3rd Movement

Tessa Lark, soloist
Kyle Wiley Pickett, music director
Springfield (MO) Symphony Orchestra
September 16, 2017
Video Type: YouTube

Tessa Lark plays Schubert: Fantasie for Violin and Piano in C Major, D 934

Take a respite from your busy work day with the glories of classical music.

Hear rising stars from The Juilliard School perform selections from some of classical music’s best-loved composers in The Greene Space. Leave the emails, phone calls, and stress behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity.

Lark was named the Silver Medalist of the 2014 International Violin Competition of Indianapolis, making her the highest-ranked American-born winner in the Competition's history. She is a recipient of a career grant from the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship Fund for the Performing and Visual Arts and a 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant. Other awards include the prestigious Naumburg International Violin Award in 2012 and the 2008 Irving Klein International Strings Competition.
Video Type: YouTube

Tessa Lark plays Telemann: Fantasia No 1

Take a respite from your busy work day with the glories of classical music.

Hear rising stars from The Juilliard School perform selections from some of classical music’s best-loved composers in The Greene Space. Leave the emails, phone calls, and stress behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity.

Lark was named the Silver Medalist of the 2014 International Violin Competition of Indianapolis, making her the highest-ranked American-born winner in the Competition's history. She is a recipient of a career grant from the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship Fund for the Performing and Visual Arts and a 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant. Other awards include the prestigious Naumburg International Violin Award in 2012 and the 2008 Irving Klein International Strings Competition.
Video Type: YouTube

Tessa Lark plays Ravel: Tzigane

2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant recipient Tessa Lark, violin.

Tessa Lark, 26, violin, has been performing as a soloist in front of professional orchestras since she was 16. Like her fellow honorees, she receives to this award already trailing a list of accolades: second place is the International Violin Competition of Indianapolis (2014), a Leonore Annenberg Fellowship Fund career grant and first place in both the Irving Klein International Strings Competition and the Johansen International Competition.
Video Type: YouTube

Tessa Lark Bach Partita for Solo Violin No. 3 BWV 1006. Preludio in HD

SiMon uploaded this for Tessa Lark
This video is part of the pre-screening DVD made for The International Violin Competition of Indianapolis 2014.
Ms Lark was Miriam Fried's Student

Engineer: SiMon Yue (SoundProfessional, Boston)
Any questions please contact Tessa Lark (www.violinium.com)
or
SiMon: soundprofessional@gmail.com

Microphones used: Schoeps MK21 capsules with CMC6 bodies and KC10g cables.
Recorder: Sound Devices 722
Monitoring headphones: Sennheiser HD650
Video Type: YouTube

Tessa Lark performs Mendelssohn's Violin Concert, mvt. 1

Melrose Symphony Orchestra
Yoichi Udagawa, conductor
Saturday, March 1, 2014

Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto, I.
Tessa Lark, violin

www.melrosesymphony.org
Video Type: YouTube

Tessa Lark plays Bartok: Romanian Folk Dances

Take a respite from your busy work day with the glories of classical music.

Hear rising stars from The Juilliard School perform selections from some of classical music’s best-loved composers in The Greene Space. Leave the emails, phone calls, and stress behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity.



Lark was named the Silver Medalist of the 2014 International Violin Competition of Indianapolis, making her the highest-ranked American-born winner in the Competition's history. She is a recipient of a career grant from the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship Fund for the Performing and Visual Arts and a 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant. Other awards include the prestigious Naumburg International Violin Award in 2012 and the 2008 Irving Klein International Strings Competition.
Video Type: YouTube

Tessa Lark play Walton Violin Concerto (1st mov Part 1) (Producer Simon)

With Tessa's kind permission we were able to show you this movie produced by Simon Yue.

Conductor: Hugh Wolff
Orchestra: NEC Symphony
Date and location: March 3, 2010; Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory.

Tessa Lark is a student in New England Conservatory studying with Miriam Fried. This performance was part of her prize for winning the NEC concerto Competition.

Simon Yue is a private sound/film engineer who works closely with classical artists.

Please subscribe to our videos (especially if you are from New England Conservatory) as we will be putting up more videos over the next few months. We have permission by the artist to put up their movies. If you have any comments/questions please contact the engineer/producer: soundprofessional@gmail.com

Thank you for your support
Video Type: YouTube

Tessa Lark play Walton Violin Concerto (1st mov Part 2) (Producer Simon)

With Tessa's kind permission we were able to show you this movie produced by Simon Yue.

Conductor: Hugh Wolff
Orchestra: NEC Symphony
Date and location: March 3, 2010; Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory.

Tessa Lark is a student in New England Conservatory studying with Miriam Fried. This performance was part of her prize for winning the NEC concerto Competition.

Simon Yue is a private sound/film engineer who works closely with classical artists.

Please subscribe to our videos (especially if you are from New England Conservatory) as we will be putting up more videos over the next few months. We have permission by the artist to put up their movies. If you have any comments/questions please contact the engineer/producer: soundprofessional@gmail.com

Thank you for your support
Video Type: YouTube

Tessa Lark play Walton Violin Concerto (2nd mov Part 3) (Producer Simon)

With Tessa's kind permission we were able to show you this movie produced by Simon Yue.

Conductor: Hugh Wolff
Orchestra: NEC Symphony
Date and location: March 3, 2010; Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory.

Tessa Lark is a student in New England Conservatory studying with Miriam Fried. This performance was part of her prize for winning the NEC concerto Competition.

Simon Yue is a private sound/film engineer who works closely with classical artists.

Please subscribe to our videos (especially if you are from New England Conservatory) as we will be putting up more videos over the next few months. We have permission by the artist to put up their movies. If you have any comments/questions please contact the engineer/producer: soundprofessional@gmail.com

Thank you for your support
Video Type: YouTube

Tessa Lark play Walton Violin Concerto (3rd mov Part 4) (Producer Simon)

With Tessa's kind permission we were able to show you this movie produced by Simon Yue.

Conductor: Hugh Wolff
Orchestra: NEC Symphony
Date and location: March 3, 2010; Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory.

Tessa Lark is a student in New England Conservatory studying with Miriam Fried. This performance was part of her prize for winning the NEC concerto Competition.

Simon Yue is a private sound/film engineer who works closely with classical artists.

Please subscribe to our videos (especially if you are from New England Conservatory) as we will be putting up more videos over the next few months. We have permission by the artist to put up their movies. If you have any comments/questions please contact the engineer/producer: soundprofessional@gmail.com

Thank you for your support
Video Type: YouTube

Tessa Lark play Walton Violin Concerto (3rd mov Part 5) (Producer Simon)

With Tessa's kind permission we were able to show you this movie produced by Simon Yue.

Conductor: Hugh Wolff
Orchestra: NEC Symphony
Date and location: March 3, 2010; Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory.

Tessa Lark is a student in New England Conservatory studying with Miriam Fried. This performance was part of her prize for winning the NEC concerto Competition.

Simon Yue is a private sound/film engineer who works closely with classical artists.

Please subscribe to our videos (especially if you are from New England Conservatory) as we will be putting up more videos over the next few months. We have permission by the artist to put up their movies. If you have any comments/questions please contact the engineer/producer: soundprofessional@gmail.com

Thank you for your support
Video Type: YouTube

Tessa Lark | Indianapolis International Violin Competition | VC '20 Questions'

The Violin Channel recently caught up with 2014 International Violin Competition of Indianapolis Silver Medalist, Tessa Lark.

We sat Tessa down for a spirited game of VC '20 Questions’ – to help gain some funny and fascinating insight into what makes Tessa tick.
Video Type: YouTube