New Music of the Americas: Ensemble New Romanticism. From their quest for beauty and the sacred, Ensemble New Romanticism sends New Music of the Americas to the world. The pan American chamber music revivalists Ensemble New Romanticism have released New Music of the Americas, the first in a proposed series of albums to bring to life the beauty and profundity of the neo-classical and neo-romantic traditions of South American composers.
Led by its founders, Mauricio Chabonnier, and Leonardo Le San presents the New Music of the Americas project. The album shares with us a repertoire of chamber and vocal works created by renowned Argentine masters Alberto Ginastera, Carlos Guastavino, and Astor Piazzolla, as well as new compositions from Chabonnier and Le San.
Le San, a Colombian by way of Philadelphia, has performed and had his works presented in venues from Carnegie Hall to the White House, to the Palais Ehrbar Hall in Vienna, and theaters throughout Colombia and Argentina. // Continue to the full article