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Lydia Forbes
Chiharu Naruse

Scored for violin and piano, Kevin Puts’s “Aria” is a Mahler-like meditative expression.  Slow polyrhythms in combination with lush harmonic sequences creates a sense of endless and sublime cadence.  Aria was written for Chee-Yun and published in 2000. 

Lydia Forbes is a member of the DaPonte String Quartet; she performs with a William and Charles Voller violin.

Chiharu Naruse is a Collaborative Pianist and a member of the Applied music piano faculty at Bates college.

Both Lydia and Chiharu are on the faculty at the Portland Conservatory of Music.

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