Pianist Aron Kallay performs Laberinto Borgiano at UC Riverside
Laberinto borgiano was inspired by Borges’ short story La casa de Asterión and the formation of globular clusters in the universe. The first measure of the piece is based on the piano work Cumulos globulares by the composer. The second measure represents the entrance to a unicursal labyrinth, a type of greek labyrinth that hold the Minotaur.
Asterión is the mythological creature that was half man and half bull. According to greek mythology the name Asterion means ¨ruler of the stars¨or ¨starry¨