Håkon & Mari Samuelsen explain how to match Bach with Glass
29 July 2015, 23:38
Håkon & Mari Samuelsen backstage at the Bristol Proms
The Norwegian duo tell us how you match Bach with Glass
Just what does 'Pure Minimalist Baroque' mean? The Norwegian duo explain...
What other artists could successfully marry a solo Bach chaconne with cutting-edge minimalism? Cellist Håkon and violinist Mari Samuelsen bravely tack together mathematically opposite worlds like the French Baroque tradition and Philip Glass with ease.
Classic FM's Jane Jones caught up with them and found out exactly how they go about putting on such an adventurous programme. Oh, and she quizzed them on sibling rivalry, too...