Video Premiere from Violinist Yevgeny Kutik’s Upcoming Album

By Megan Westberg

Violinist Yevgeny Kutik‘s upcoming EP, Meditations on Family, is, as you might imagine from the title, all about the power of family. Made up of 8 miniatures drawing on the family memories of each composer, the album includes this piece “Daydreams . . . ” for violin, four singers, and glass harmonica, by Joseph Schwantner. For listeners curious about the experiences that inspired each composer, Kutik has devoted a section of his website to telling their stories.


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Greg Cahill also spoke with Kutik about his new album. You can read the resulting feature in the March/April 2019 issue of Strings.