This is a livestreaming Groupmuse Virtual Concert
A live virtual performance with community videochat and a Q&A with the artists.
Afro-Cuban World Premiere, plus Viola Love from Romeo and Juliette
Mon, November 23, 2020 3:00 PM, EST
We're excited to present to you an intriguing and varied repertoire, of new music from the Canadian composer Ana Sokolovic and the Cuban guitar virtuoso and composer Leo Brouwer, whose solo viola sonata gets its world premiere here!
Works by Shostakovich (music from the motion picture "The Gadfly") and Prokofiev (from his ballet "Romeo and Juliet"), adapted for viola and piano, conclude the program.
Shostakovich: Music for the Film "The Gadfly", arr. for Viola and Piano
Leo Brouwer: Sonata for Solo Viola (World Premiere)
Prokofiev: Four Pieces from the Ballet "Romeo and Juliet" for Viola and Piano
Ana Sokolovic: Toccata for Viola and Piano