José Elizondo composer
David Tanner composer
Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra | Petr Vronský conductor/chef d’orchestre
Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra | Vit Micka conductor/chef d’orchestre
Millenium Symphony Orchestra | Robert Ian Winstin conductor/chef d’orchestre
Zuzana Rzounková horn
With OF BIRDS AND LEMONS, Navona Records presents the diverse orchestral works of two composers united by their affinity for energetic, stylistic, and rhythmic composition. José Elizondo and David Tanner, whose respective works simultaneously complement and challenge those of the other, share their varied backgrounds and experiences to create a glorious whole with international appeal. Stellar performances from the Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra throughout the disc further highlight the album’s dichotomy, illustrating each composer’s similar styles and subtle differences.