American Anthem: Ying Quartet
Sono Luminus DSL-92166
Barber: String Quartet in B minor, Op 11 (16:36); Original 3rd Movement (5:02)
On their new disc, the Ying Quartet presents the major string quartet works of two important figures in American music of the first half of the 20th century: Samuel Barber and Howard Hanson. Bringing together music that is truly expressive of the American spirit, this album also includes an arrangement of Randall Thompson’s Alleluia, and features pianist Adam Neiman and baritone Randall Scarlata.