“A volcanic violinist with a huge, fabulous tone that pours out of her like molten lava.” –Los Angeles Times
2017-2018 Artistic Advisor Lara St. John and her frequent collaborator pianist Matt Herskowitz illustrate St. John’s passion for traditional folk music with a wide ranging program of pieces from the chamber music canon, as well as her recent album, Shiksa.
Cesar Franck: Sonata for Violin and Piano
John Kameel Farah: Ah Ya Zayn (Levant)
Matt Herskowitz: Nagilara (lsrael)
Serouj Kradjian: Sari Siroun Yar (Armenia)
L. St. John/Herskowitz: Adanáco
Martin Kennedy: Czardashian Rhapsody (Hungary)