Sarah Rothenberg is a concert pianist. Her solo recordings of works by Brahms, Schoenberg, and Fanny Mendelssohn are available on Arabesque Recordings. Her writings have been published in The Threepenny Review, Conjunctions, Nexus, and The Musical Quarterly. She is artistic director of Da Camera of Houston and lives in Houston, New York City, and Paris.
What happens if you are born in the latter part of the twentieth century in America and find your most personal reflection, the mirror of your inner self, in music created on another continent more than a century or two . . .