The body of work by David Garner reflects his decades of musical training, historical knowledge, theatrical flair and humour. For over 25 years now, the San Francisco composer has been creating uniquely beautiful works, and interest in his music continues to build. Recent career highlights include the première of his Five Chokas for the Princess at the SF Asian Art Museum; the première of his guitar composition Raghs at the Ordu International Guitar Festival in Turkey; the première and CD release of Cuadro cuadrangulos by QUADRE; the Costa Rica performance of Seis caprichos de García Lorca (as part of the Ibero-American Institute’s “Federico García Lorca Project”) with tenor Manuel Marin; the New York première of Phenomenal Woman, performed by Frederica von Stade, Lisa Delan, Zhang Cao and Kristin Pankonin; and an additional New York performance of Phenomenal Woman at the Salander- O’Reilly Gallery.

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