Violinist Angèle Dubeau founded La Piet? in 1997 when she was focusing on recording several Vivaldi concertos. Who easier to become the orchestra than an all-female ensemble of string music artists such as for example Vivaldi himself executed on the L’Ospedale della Piet? ? Since that initial documenting, La Piet? provides followed Dubeau on several releases and travels, to the main point where directing it has turned into a full-time job for Dubeau. The sonic lushness of the tiny group — numbering from 8-16 associates, with regards to the musical requirements — acquired struck such a chord with viewers that La Piet? quickly became a long lasting ensemble instead of just an intermittent studio room group. Dubeau and La Piet? possess toured through the entire Americas and Asia, executing not only traditional violin functions, but modern string music and agreements of popular fare, such as for example film designs, with appreciative reception. Its “Family portrait” group of recordings each feature music of an individual composer, such as for example John Adams (2011) or Philip Cup (2008). It has additionally released whimsical special event, limited model albums packed as handmade cards. La Piet? and Dubeau are wanting to expand the market for traditional music through well-played, interesting programs.