August 7, 2021

Summer @ The Wallis showcases Salastina, an LA-based chamber music ensemble nationally recognized for its accessibility and “elegant virtuosity” (Huffington Post), performing a compelling selection of music from repertoire spanning three centuries on our pop-up outdoor stage.

Over the past decade, American Public Media’s prestigious Performance Today, the most listened to daily classical music radio program in the country, has featured more than two dozen Salastina performances on its airwaves, reaching millions of people nationwide.

Program (full Spotify playlist here):

Gade: Jalousie
Rodriguez: La Cumparsita
Ginastera: Piano Sonata, Movement I
Boulanger: Trois pieces
Piazzolla: Le Grand Tango
Piazzolla: Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
Piazzolla: Romance del Diablo


HyeJin Kim, pianist
Kevin Kumar and Maia Jasper White, violinists
Meredith Crawford, violist
Yoshika Masuda, cellist
Seth Asarnow, bandoneon player
Nathan Farrington, double bassist
Philip Graulty, electric guitarist