Pulling at heartstrings: 'Violins of Hope' live at Kohl Mansion

The world premiere of Intonations: Songs from the Violins of Hope, by composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer, forms the powerful center of the new Pentatone release . . . emotionally devastating and cathartic.
Announcing the CD release of Violins of Hope.
Jan 26, 2021

Violins of Hope West Coast Debut Hailed a Success!

Violins of Hope West Coast Debut Hailed a Success!
World Premiere of Intonations: Songs from the Violins of Hope, a Music at Kohl Mansion commissioned work by composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer, given five different debut performances in Burlingame, San Jose and San Francisco; live performance recorded for future release on Pentatone.
Feb 21, 2020