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Daniel Rowland and Pēteris Vasks – album: Distant Light (filmed in 2019)

Pēteris Vasks is a passionate composer and Daniel Rowland shares his passion for music. How much they relate to each other has become very clear in Daniel Rowland’s new album ‘Distant Light, an all-Vasks CD. It is a sublime album which offers an overview of four of Pēteris’s most iconic works, from the large scale, dramatic Violin Concerto ‘Distant light’, and the magically dreamy meditation ‘Lonely Angel’, to his evocation of Latvian landscape and birdsong ‘Plainscapes’ and the extatic ‘Dona Nobis Pacem’.

In this mini-documentary Daniel Rowland and Pēteris Vasks tell you more….

This video was recorded and filmed in 2019. 


Peteris Vasks: Lonely Angel – Trailer

In this trailer for his new disc to be released in September 2020, Daniel Rowland performs Pēteris Vasks’s violin concerto ‘Lonely Angel’ in the presence of the composer, recorded live at the Stiftfestival 2019.

Daniel Rowland (violin)
Stift Festival Orchestra

Franck: Violin Sonata

Daniel Rowland and Anna Fedorova perform César Franck’s Violin Sonata, live-streamed on 15 April 2020 as part of the Studio 150 Bethlehemkerk Livestream Concerts.

Debussy: Piano Trio

Daniel Rowland, David Cohen and Natacha Kudritskaya perform the third and fourth movements from Debussy’s Piano Trio, live at the Stiftfestival 2012.

Shostakovich: Piano Trio no. 2

Daniel Rowland, David Cohen and Natacha Kudritskaya perform Dmitri Shostakovich’s Piano Trio no. 2, op. 67, ‘to the memory of Ivan Sollertinsky’, live at the Stiftfestival 2017.

Korngold: Marietta’s Lied — Live on Podium Witteman

Daniel Rowland & Friends perform an arrangement of this song from Korngold’s opera ‘Die tote Stadt’ live on Dutch TV programme Podium Witteman.

Daniel Rowland (violin)
Tim Brackman (violin)
Benjamin Roskams (viola)
Maja Bogdanovic (cello)
Caspar Vos (piano)

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