The latest album by violaplayer/composer Klaus Hastermann,performed by the string quartet Mitsuko Date-Botsch and Anne Schmutzler, violins, Klaus Hastermann, viola, Gero Botsch, cello.
In the history of Western classical music, the formation of the String Quartet has been described as one instrument played by four people which has an enormous potential of expression. That's what the purpose of this album: to share an expression of love and gratitude with the listeners. Four of the pieces on this CD were performed at live events in Germany and San Diego, CA (US) in 2007. Track # 6 is an instrumental version of the song "Spread this Knowledge" created by Julia Howe in 1972.