Initially I thought I would be inviting people from outside the classical music world into my world,” Burashko says. “But
"This process of (re)discovery is thrilling for El-Khoury, who says, 'there are no traditional norms to adhere to (or be expected to adhere to) and no so-called traditions associated with the pieces,' she says. 'It is, in short, liberating. I now try to bring this sense of freedom to my other roles as well. It has helped me step outside the box and visualize what my voice, personally, has to say.'"