Contemporaries Brahms and Bruckner came from and lived in different worlds. One of their commonalities is their interest and artistic response to the music of the (distant) past—an exploration.
Mario Aschauer, conductor
Josu de Solaun and Mario Aschauer continue their annual series of recitals celebrating Bruckner's birthday (September 4). This year's program features Bruckner's last work, his Symphony No. 9 arranged for piano 4 hands by Bruckner's students Josef Schalk and Ferdinand Loewe.
Josu de Solaun and Mario Aschauer, piano
Joined by Zachary Carrettin on his Cello da Spalla and baroque period violin, performing sonatas and glorious arias, and accompanying renowned soprano soloist Jennifer Bird-Arvidsson in an intimate exploration of rarely-heard, beautiful works from the Austrian baroque.