The Section Quartet
is a string quartet that is based in Los Angeles, California. Emerging in 1998, Section features Eric Gorfain and Daphne Chen on violin, Lauren Chipman on viola, and Richard Dodd on cello. It specializes in turning popular rock songs into classical quartet pieces. They have recorded for Vitamin Records.They have also performed on the albums of popular music artists, including Christina Aguilera and Finch. The group has musical contribution on many original movie soundtracks such as Whip It!
, Southland Tales
, I Heart Huckabees
, and Saw
.The Section Quartet performed at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in 2004 and 2006.