The triumvirate of composers (Mason Bates, Ken Ueno, and Mohammed Fairouz) represent leading voices in very different flavors within the classical avant-garde. Diverse influences run the gamut from club beats to throat singing, from the melodic beauty of Schubert to swinging grooves of jazz to the world of science fiction.
The long awaited "Bechet: Our Contemporary", from composer/saxophonist Rob Reddy will be released on September 11, 2015. The recording will be available exclusively from Reddy's website http://robreddy.com/.
World music trio, Free Planet Radio joins forces with the Opal String Quartet for their third release "Global Symphony Project." Featured on the album is Chris Rosser's "Ecstatic Verses," a three movement piece commissioned by a grant from CMA's Classical Commissioning program.
Released on ACA Digital Recordings label, August 2015. Showcasing original music written or transcribed for Verismo Trio. Composers include Marilyn Shrude, Jason Barabba, Dave Deason, Jason Emerson, and more.