To say that repeated material always has to be played differently to make it interesting is a flawed interpretation of how we work as human beings' - double bassist Leon Bosch speaks about performing 'The Famous Solo' by Dragonetti to The Strad. The second movement of the ...
The Catalan Virtuoso. Cervera-Bret: Elegía, Romanza, Nocturno, Reverie, Berceuse, Recuerdo de Londres, Cielo gris, Introducción y tarantel-la, Fascinación, El carnival de Venecia
The Strad Issue: March 2015 Description: Virtuoso bass playing in rarely heard Catalan miniatures Musicians: Leon Bosch (double bass) Sung-Suk Kang, Min-Jung Kym (piano) Composer: Cervera-Bret The double bassist–composer Josep Cervera-Bret (1883–1969) is the least known of the trio of virtuosos (the others were Pedro Valls and ...
The musician was forced to listen to his body to prevent the recurrence of back and finger issues
The South African artist will devote more time to personal projects including his new chamber ensemble