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Beautiful Music NOW - Caroline Shaw

Dayna Szyndrowski
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Yale University

Old meets New today! My Beautiful Music offering features a new composition by a contemporary composer that features an instrument more closely associated with the baroque era. It's Caroline Shaw's Concerto for Harpsichord from a March 2024 Sound Salon performance. The musicians are violinists Rachell Ellen Wong and Carmen Lavada Johnson-Pájaro, violist Andrew Gonzalez, cellist Adaiha Macadam-Somer, bassist Ross Gilliland, and harpsichordist Byron Schenkman.

Suzanne Bona is the host and executive producer of Sunday Baroque, a nationally syndicated weekly radio show of Baroque and early music which she originated on WSHU in 1987.