Saturday, October 7, 3:00 p.m.
Volkan Orhon, double bass; David Gompper, pianist and composer of the University of Iowa
Double Bass phenomenon Volkan Orhon, one of the top bass soloists in the world today, has performed with the Emerson and Tokyo String Quartets and been honored in numerous international competitions. He collaborates with pianist-composer David Gompper whose music is “rich in emotional impact, spectacular…” (Gramophone). The duo presents an exciting program featuring Gompper’s new concerto for Mr. Orhon.