Music and Vision homepage Sponsor an article - share it online and reward the author. Music and Vision

CD Spotlight

A Valuable Sampling

Armenian music -
heard by
HOWARD SMITH

'... South Caucasian music performed by a team of its best authenticated exponents.'

Music of Armenia. © 2013 Suren Bagratuni

Music of Armenia. The title says it all. Pre-eminent Armenian cellist Suren Bagratuni, with Marta, his daughter, whose soprano voice and cello playing are also featured on this Blue Griffin recording, and two colleagues from Michigan State University: American pianist Deborah Moriarty and saxophonist James Forger, perform music by prominent Armenian composers.

Ever since leaving Armenia in 1982 Suren recalls: 'this project has been in the back of my mind...

Copyright © 3 February 2014 Howard Smith,
Masterton, New Zealand

-------

MUSIC OF ARMENIA

ARMENIA

GOOD FRIDAY

JESUS CHRIST

YEREVAN

CELLO MUSIC

PIANO MUSIC

SAXOPHONE MUSIC

CHORAL MUSIC

 << Music & Vision home      Recent CD reviews       Telemann >>

 

Ask Alice - Fridays at M&V