Maureen NelsonCourtesy of the artist

April 11, 2022

ROCO explores the interplay of light and dark in “Shadows," built around a commission by Alyssa Morris, Tlapalli Tlahuilli—inspired by an Aztec myth detailing how the world received its sound and color. And, the Suite from Pelleas and Melisande by Gabriel Faure.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

DALLAPICCOLA: Tartiniana Seconda

MORRIS: Tlapalli Tlahuili

HARLIN: Shadow Dancer

FAURE: Nine Preludes – Paul Crossley (CRD 3423) Faure Piano Music Vol. 4

FAURE: String Quartet – Medici String Quartet (Nimbus 5114) Franck: Piano Quintet, Faure: String Quartet

Hour 2