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RON BIERMAN

'Warmly recommended.'

Divergence - modern concerti for strings. © 2011 Navona Records LLC

This release contains recent conservative modern works, two for violin and orchestra and a third for violin, viola and orchestra. British composer Nicholas Sackman's concertino was completed in 2008. Though in the fast, slow, fast form of most violin concertos, its fewer than twelve minutes earns it the title 'concertino'. The most distinctive moments come from Sackman's colorful use of several rhythm instruments seldom found in such a work...

Copyright © 7 June 2012 Ron Bierman,
San Diego, USA

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DIVERGENCE - MODERN CONCERTI FOR STRINGS

VIOLIN MUSIC

VIOLA MUSIC

STRING MUSIC

NAVONA RECORDS

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

UNITED KINGDOM

CZECH REPUBLIC

POLAND

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