Classical Circumnavigation - Cello/Viola Duo

Forbes Library, 20 West St, Northampton (20 West St, Northampton MA 01060)

Cellist Molly Aronson and violist Laura Manko Sahin present a program of duets from the 18th to the 21st centuries.
The composers bring the musical traditions of Italy, China, South Africa, Turkey, Germany, Mexico, India, France, and the United States.
The program includes:
Allegro Moderato from the Viola Sonata in c minor, G. 18 - Luigi Boccherini
Seasons from 7 Tunes Heard in China - Bright Sheng
Variazioni sopra una ninnananna africana - Hendrik Hofmeyr
Deploration pour une amie defunte - Monique Gabus
El Choclo Tango - Angel Villoldo
Duet mit zwei obligaten Augengläsern - L.V. Beethoven
Akeda - Gilad Hochman
Stran- Rizgar Ismael
Allegro Brillante from the Duo for Viola and Cello - Walter Piston
Breathing Sunlight - Akshaya Tucker (originally from western Mass.!)