July 2020

Musica Cordis, Op. 3



Partita for Violin No. 3                                                                                                J.S Bach (1685—1750)



Abraham's Sons (in memory of Trayvon Martin)                                                      James Lee III (b. 1975)

String Trio in B-flat major, D 471                                                                    Franz Schubert (1797—1828)

Revisiting variazioni elegiaci (in Memoriam William Cline)                              Jeffrey Mumford (b. 1955)

for solo viola


Breathing Sunlight                                                                                          Akshaya Avril Tucker (b.1992)


String Trio                                                                                                          Manuel Ponce (1882—1948

Allegro non troppo espressivo

Moderato. Tempo di menuetto

Canción. Andante espressivo

Rondo Scherzoso. Allegro Giocoso

Selections from Hip-Hip Etudes                                                            Daniel Bernard Roumain (b. 1971)


Sasha Callahan, violin

Alexander Vavilov, viola

Leo Eguchi, cello


We've designed Musica Cordis to evolve and change over time—the music that speaks to us today may give way to something completely different in the next iteration. Each performance, we'll be offering the pieces that offer us comfort, strength, and joy during this time.

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