Ten cellists and a singer transform into “Arie’s Angels” in the season-ending student recital from 2 to 3:30 p.m. today in McKnight Hall.
“It’s a cello party,” said chamber music chair Arie Lipsky.
The program features pieces from Heitor Villa-Lobos and Richard Strauss.
Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 is Villa-Lobos’s way of giving Bach to Brazil.
“It’s an homage to Bach,” Lipsky said. “If Villa-Lobos has a cellphone, he’d probably have Bach as his ringtone.”Read more