“Like nothing I have ever heard before!!... I LOVE IT, and I know mandolin nation out there will as well.”
— Emory Lester
Recently one of his favorite projects has been arranging Old-Time fiddle tunes in four-part harmony, borrowing a technique used by J. S. Bach in the Brandenburg Concertos.
According to Evan: “They’re fiddle tunes that think they’re Baroque concertos, being played by an orchestra that thinks it’s a jam session.”
For Beethoven County, Evan introduces Estudiantina de San Gabriel, his mandolin quintet.
For all you Counterpoint fans: The cello part is the melody, turned upside-down…