Champions of American music, violinist William Terwilliger and Steinway Artist Andrew Cooperstock perform exciting masterworks by Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland, and George Gershwin, plus the very Spanish Sonata Española of Joaquin Turina. The evening’s program includes:
- Leonard Bernstein, Sonata for Clarinet and Piano (arr. Violin by William Terwilliger)
- Aaron Copland, Sonata for Violin and Piano
- Joaquin Turina, Sonata No. 2 for Violin and Piano (“Española”)
- George Gershwin/Jascha Heifetz, Excerpts from “An American in Paris”
- George Gershwin/Eric Stern, Suite from “Girl Crazy”
Opus Two has been internationally recognized for its “divine phrases, impelling rhythm, elastic ensemble and stunning sounds,” as well as its commitment to expanding the violin-piano duo repertoire. Comprised of award-winning musicians violinist William Terwilliger and Steinway Artist Andrew Cooperstock, the duo is hailed for its “unanimity of style and spirit, exemplary balance and close rapport.” Learn more on Opus Two’s website: www.opustwo.org.