Together - Anna Kruger (viola); Anthony Manzo (bass); Michelle Djokic (cello); Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg (violin); Susan Babini (cello);...
Track Listing
  1. Impressions: Suite, for chamber orchestra
  2. Cuatro estaciónes porteñas (The Four Seasons), tango cycle
  3. Romanian Folk Dances (6) (Román népi táncok), for piano, Sz. 56, BB 68
  4. Porgy and Bess, opera: Bess, you is my woman now

Italian-American violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg shows fresh thinking across the board in this excellent new release. It's unusual for a violinist of her stature to take the spotlight, at least ostensibly, off of herself and merge into a chamber group. The NSS label is her own new creation. And the program is entirely fresh. Salerno-Sonnenberg looks toward a future in which concert music neither ignores popular music nor aspires to be part of it. Each of the four works on the program draws on vernacular music in ...

Together 2009, NSS Music

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