When the Folias Duo came to Iowa, the husband-wife pair's first stop was Cedar Falls, where they played a live set in IPR Classical's Studio Two. They'd been on the road for seven hours, but their zest was irresistible. Try it: here's a video of their IPR performance of Cumparsita Vals, a waltz-time reimagining of the classic tango La Cumparsita by Argentine composer Pablo Aslan:
Flutist Carmen Maret holds Master's degrees in both flute and ethnomusicology; guitarist Andrew Bergeron is also an accomplished composer. Later we'll post more of their IPR session on this site - watch this space!