PENAFORTE: Between Sun and Snow
Format: SACD hybrid
Classical Periods: 20th Century, Modern
Composers: Raimundo Penaforte
Performers: Andre Kerver, Ekaterina Levental, Fernando Hashimoto, Francesco Schlime, James Aylward, Laura van der Stoep, Michael Rein, Raimundo Penaforte, Rene Geesing, Robert Windak, Sepp Grotenhuis, Tania Camargo Guarnieri, Valerius Ensemble
Brazilian-born composer Raimundo Penaforte has had performances of his compositions around the world, and in the U.S. at such venues as Lincoln Center, The White House, and the Kennedy Center. Widely commissioned, he currently resides in New York City where he teaches at the Third Street Music School and the United Nations International School.
The Valerius Ensemble, founded in 1988, is a chamber music ensemble based around a group of musicians most of whom are also members of the Netherlands Symphony Orchestra.