Last Wednesday, Lavinia performed the world premiere of Simpler Language by Ellis Ludwig-Leone, specially written for her. This was during the Chamber Music Series at the Deventer Schouwburg, where she had invited flutist Peter Verduyn-Lunel, viola player Mikhail Zemtsov and percussionist Christiaan Saris to join her.
Ellis Ludwig-Leone is a 28-year old composer and songwriter active in New York City. He is the songwriter and bandleader for Brooklyn-based San Fermin. In addition to his work with San Fermin, Ludwig-Leone has written for a wide variety of ensembles and soloists.