Persian Folk Songs (Set No. 1), Persian Suite (Folk Songs, Set No. 12E)

Monday, February 10, 2020 - 8:00pm
Pittsburgh, PA

Four Persian Folk Songs (Set No. 1)

Jennifer Aylmer, soprano
Jocelyn Dueck, piano

Persian Suite (Folk Songs, Set No 12E)

Lorna McGhee, flute
Vahan Sargsyan, piano

Western criticism considers Reza Vali as the “Persian Bartók”, given that he combines traditional work with modern compositional techniques, follows formal procedures and uses effective and enchanting rhythms.

Antonio Baldassarre and Tatjana Markovic, Music Cultures in Sounds, Word and Images