Hora Staccato (single album)
Boz Trio | Tosky Records®
RELEASED December 2nd, 2022
This single “Hora staccato” is part of the album “Pastis”, re-arranged and played by Boz Trio. This song (1906) is a virtuoso violin showpiece by Grigoras Dinicu. It is a short, fast work in a Romanian hora style, and has become one of the favorite encores of violinists, especially the 1932 arrangement by Jascha Heifetz. The piece requires an exceptional command of both upbow and downbow staccato. The character of this piece also demands the notes be articulated in a crisp and clear manner so that the vibrancy of music comes out. Hora Staccato in the 6th song of the album “Pastis” that will be released in January 2023.
Boz Trio is an ensemble of five musicians specializing in the repertoire of traditional Yiddish and Eastern European music. It was born in December 2011 as a group made up of three people from different musical backgrounds with a shared deep passion for popular music. Throughout the years, the original trio added other members resulting in the current group, that since 2016 has been carrying its own musical message with decisive charisma.