Colin Jacobsen, Violin
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Violinist and composer Colin Jacobsen is “one of the most interesting figures on the classical music scene” (Washington Post). An eclectic composer who draws on a range of influences, he was named one of the top 100 composers under 40 by NPR listeners. He is also active as an Avery Fisher Career Grant-winning soloist and a touring member of Yo-Yo Ma’s famed Silk Road Ensemble. For his work as a founding member of two game-changing, audience-expanding ensembles – the string quartet Brook...
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Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64 N/A
Recording Date: Thu 7 May 2009
I - Allegro molto appassionato (12:33) N/A
II - Andante (7:32) N/A
III - Allegro non troppo - Allegro molto vivace (7:16) N/A
Beavers: Concerto for Violin and Narrator "Roscoe" N/A
Composer: Kevin Beavers
Conductor: Eric Jacobsen
Ensemble: The Knights
Recording Date: Tue 6 Oct 2009
I - Silent Music (4:55) N/A
II - Flying Heads (5:44) N/A
III - Man of Principles (4:16) N/A
IV - On the Night Boat (9:04) N/A
Debussy: Quartet for Strings in G minor, Op. 10
I - Animé et très décidé (5:49)
II - Assez vif et bien rythmé (3:54)
III - Andantino, doucement expressif (6:55)
IV - Très modéré (6:49)
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