TRIO INTARSIO. Three extraordinary musicians – the astonishing rhythm vocalist Lori Cotler, virtuoso woodwind player Nina Stern, and master percussionist Glen Velez – take their audiences on a unique sonic and rhythmic adventure. The group performs a dazzling array of music - from original compositions to 14th century estampies, from haunting Medieval Armenian chants to tempestuous Bulgarian folk dances, from lyrical songs to virtuosic instrumental pieces of the Middle East. Combining World and Jazz stylings, Jazz Scat and Middle Eastern-style
hypnotic improvisations, the rare vocal art of Konnakol (South Indian drum language), tambourine sounds from many cultures, and informed by historical and traditional performance practices, the trio’s concerts are “electrifying.