"... they revealed a fire that makes all timeless music forever contemporary." 
Sunil Freeman, The Washington Post

"... full of subtlety, tonal refinement, and a sense of accumulated musical wisdom." 
Jeremy Eichler, The Boston Globe, 2012

"... splendidly performed by the Lydian String Quartet." 
Joshua Kosman, San Francisco Chronicle, 2012

"The performers rose to the occasion with strong playing throughout their program of Boccherini, Mozart, and Glazunov."
David Beech, Peninsula Reviews, Monterey, CA, 2013

"The well-knit veteran ensemble expertly realized Hyla’s sonic effects from all-out rage to wisps of sound to moments of chugging rock rhythm."
David Wright, Boston Classical Review, 2014


photo by Susan Wilson


"Thank you all for a fantastic concert! It was a very subtle and intricate virtuosity that was shared, multi-colored and so expressive and emotive. We loved having you here and will certainly bring you back again sometime in the future."
Dr. Stephen Blumberg
Professor of Composition and Music Theory
Co-Director, 2015 Festival of New American Music
School of Music
California State University, Sacramento