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Bonus - EP5

Arturo Márquez’ "Homenaje a Gismonti"

Famed composer Arturo Márquez has created here a lively dance for string quartet in one movement. With its pizzicato opening and cross rhythms, it maintains a light, and even fun, atmosphere throughout.

Runtime - 10 mins

  • About the Episode

About the episode

ARTURO MÁRQUEZ’ "HOMENAJE A GISMONTI" PAYS TRIBUTE TO EGBERTO GISMONTI, BORROWING MUSICAL IDEAS FROM THE BRAZILIAN COMPOSER. LA PHIL VIOLIST DANA LAWSON INTRODUCES THE PIECE DESCRIBING HOW THE IMAGE OF A COUPLE DANCING THE TANGO INSPIRES THE MUSICIANS TO CONVEY THE SENSUAL ESSENCE OF THE RHYTHMICALLY INTRICATE WORK.

  • Bing Wang

    Sydney Adedamola

    violins

  • Dana Lawson

    viola

  • Jason Lippmann

    cello