Duo46 is a Violin and Guitar ensemble specializing in commissioning, performing and recording new music. Over 70 duets and trios have been written for them including mixed trios with Piano, Viola, Cello, Mandolin and Digital Sound. Their most recent disc "Aires de Sefarad" by Jorge Liderman made the 2007 Grammy Entry List for Best Classical Contemporary Composition and is based on 500 year old Sephardic music. Season Highlights include performances in Germany, Italy and Canada and the release of a disc featuring Piano trios by Paul Richards.
— Duo46 (aka Beth and Matt Gould)
Duo46 receives 2007 Encore Grant from American Composers Forum for repeat performances "Trigger" by American composer/guitarist John Mayrose.
Our CD, "Aires de Sefarad: 46 Spanish Songs for Violin and Guitar," made the 2007 GRAMMY entry list for "Best Classical Contemporary Composition". It is available online or from Albany Records directly.
Join us in Italy July 13-22, 2007
The Cortona Contemporary Chamber Music Festival is open to guitarists, flutists, pianists, violinists and composers. Visit http://www.cortonafestival.com for more details.