Makoto Nakura performs Lasser's "Bach Echoes" for solo Marimba.

This hybrid variation set on Bach's A minor Flute Partita BWV 1013 was performed Sunday, November 11, 2018, Falls Church, VA. Commissioned by Makoto Nakura for the Saito Grand Vibraphone, Philip Lasser’s Bach Echoes is a work delving into the inner working of Bach’s magnificent counterpoint and creating a unique work which dialogues with the past and speaks of today.

Christian Hales