Andrew March
Alan Beeler
Bill Sherrill
Greg Bartholomew
Arthur Gottschalk
Nicholas Anthony Ascioti

Classical | Instrumental | Compilation
Release Date: March 26, 2013

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Ovidiu Marinescu, cello
Kim Trolier, flute
Sylvia Davis Ahramjian, violin
Dana Weiderhold, violin
Scott Wagner, viola
Charles J. Muench, double bass
Janet Ahlquist, piano

Here at Navona, we believe that despite varied influences, styles, and techniques, contemporary works by a variety of carefully selected composers can unite to represent the classical landscape as a whole. On MOTO PERPETUO, a collection of moving works for cello by March, Bartholomew, Beeler, Sherrill, Gottschalk, and Ascioti, the music is bound by the instruments simultaneous steadfastness and adaptability and the composers' shared ability to seize and control the instruments expressive timbre and range. Featuring ten pieces intimately performed by cellist Ovidiu Marinescu, this album proves the cello's ability to connect the slow and brooding with the meditative and joyous, and beyond.

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