Nordic Lights Concert, One World Symphony


"Not that the three sopranos selected by Mr. Hong were intimidated by the massive edifice. Allison Pohl has a dramatic voice, quite fitting for the opening work, Kaija Saariaho’s Parfum de l’instant. Ms. Saariaho has shown this year what a remarkable voice-composer she is, and this was a soaring piece on a most sensuous poem by Amin Maalouf." -ConcertoNet