The Garden of Forking Paths
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A string quartet by noted composer Joseph Summer interprets the named stories of Jorge Luis Borges.

This string quartet by noted American composer Joseph Summer is a musical interpretation of the named stories of the preeminent 20th century fabulist, Jorge Luis Borges. Born in 1956, Joseph Summer studied at Oberlin and was on the faculty at Carnegie-Mellon. Summer has written four comic operas based on the stories of The Decameron. These operas are part of a planned seven opera cycle, which follows the exploits of a half dozen characters over the course of a week in an imagined 14th century Naples. Founder of The Shakespeare Concerts, Summer's music inspired by Shakespeare appears on three previously released recordings on Albany Records.
Joseph Summer, composer
The Garden of Forking Paths
Kalmia String Quartet

“…the music…is romantic, reasonable, contrapuntally, beautiful… It is well worth ex-ploring…” (American Record Guide)
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