|Airi Yoshioka, violin;
Sue Heineman, bassoon; Lee Hinkle, percussion; José “Zeca” Lacerda, percussion; Maria Lambros, viola; John Novacek, piano
Stuart Saunders Smith (b. 1948) describes himself as "a confessional composer who focuses on revealing in his music the most personal aspects of his life, in the belief that the revelations of the particular speak to the universal." These six works feature the violin, unaccompanied and in a chamber context, and span four decades of compositional activity.
Minor (2001) and Hearts (2004) - the unaccompanied violin works... more