Notes & Reviews:
The title track, Casino Umbro, is a contemporary piece combining baroque and modern instruments and features renowned clarinetist Richard Stoltzman. Also included is a trilingual song cycle Arabic Lessons, set in Arabic, Hebrew, and German for three sopranos and ensemble.
American Record Guide, March / April 2013
Amos Elkana's music is most characteristic for its nearly constant business and collision of different sounds and musical styles. Casino Umbro, is scored for flute, piano, harpsichord, violin, and viola da gamba.