Music for Cello & Piano Yasmin Rowe & Yelian He
- Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847): Cello Sonata No. 2 in D Major, Op. 58, MWV Q32:
- 1I. Allegro assai vivace07:47
- 2II. Allegretto scherzando05:33
- 3III. Adagio05:56
- 4IV. Molto allegro e vivace06:59
- Franz Liszt (1811-1886):
- 5Widmung, S. 566 (After R. Schumann)03:58
- Svante Henryson (1963- ):
- 6Black Run03:12
- 7On a Day like This05:33
- Nikolai Kapustin (1937 - ):
- 8Elegy, Op. 9605:41
- 9Burlesque, Op. 9703:43
- 10Nearly Waltz, Op. 9803:01
- Ástor Piazzolla (1921-1992):
- 11Le grand tango12:16
Info for Music for Cello & Piano
After her critically acclaimed début album of piano music from Bach to Kapustin, Yasmin Rowe joins Australian cellist Yelian He (collectively known as Y2) in a programme of music by Mendelssohn, Liszt, Henryson, Kapustin and Piazzolla. Y2 has also achieved outstanding success on the world’s competition stages, notably 1st Prize in the 2009
Royal Over-Seas League String Competition in London and the Grand Prize and Audience Prize in the 2014 Australian Cello Awards Competition (now amalgamated as the Young Performers Awards) in Sydney. This release includes the world première recording of Svante Henrysson's "On A Day Like This" for solo cello.
Yasmin Rowe, piano
Yelian He, cello
Yelian He and Yasmin Rowe agreed to create the classical Cello Piano Duo “Y-Squared” in 2008.
8 years on, we’ve performed for a great deal of people in a tonne of beautiful venues around the world; we’ve had quite the adventure!
In 2014 we won the Grand Finals of the Australian Cello Awards Competition, the Royal Over-Seas League String Competition in 2009, and awards such as Tunnell Trust, Kirckman Concert Society and the City Music Foundation.
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