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Drew Alexander Forde, viola
Shirley Irek, piano
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Violist Drew Alexander Forde, known online as ThatViolaKid, has a reputation not only as an accomplished performer but also as one of classical music’s most recognizable online brands. Profiled in outlets like Thrillist, WNYC, the Detroit Free Press, and Strings Magazine, he was named “one of the titans of Classical Music Instagram” by National Sawdust Log and was called “the future of our field” by Sphinx Organization president Afa Dworkin.
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Romanze for Viola and Orchestra, Op. 85
Transcription for viola and piano by the composer
Max Bruch (1838-1920)
Sonata for Viola and Piano No. 2 in E-flat major, Op. 120 No. 1
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
I. Allegro amabile
II. Appassionato, ma non troppo Allegro
III. Andante con moto
Sonata for Solo Viola, Op. 25 No. 1
Paul Hindemith (1895-1963)
I. Breit. Viertel
II. Sehr frisch und straff (Viertel)
III. Sehr langsam
IV. Rasendes Zeitmaß. Wild. Tonschonheit ist Nebensache
V. Langsam, mit viel Ausdruck
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