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Gryphon Trio

Tuesday, March 13
Mary Seaton Room, 8:00 pm

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Toronto-based Gryphon Trio gives their first of two performances in the area at Kleinhans, with a program featuring Beethoven and Shostakovich. Come at 7:15 for a talk hosted by WNED’s Peter Hall.

The trio will also perform Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 7:30 P.M.
Concert held at Lippes Concert Hall in Slee Hall SUNYAB. Call 645.2912 for tickets.

Now in its 23rd year, the Gryphon Trio has impressed international audiences and the press with its highly refined, dynamic performances and has firmly established itself as one of the world’s preeminent piano trios. They have commissioned over 75 new works, and regularly collaborate on projects that push the boundaries of chamber music. Honours include two Juno Awards for Classical Album of the Year, and the prestigious 2013 Walter Carsen Prize for Excellence in the Performing Arts from the Canada Council.

Program

Beethoven – Piano Trio in C minor, Op. 1, No. 3, “Archduke”
Shostakovich – Piano Trio No. 1 in C minor, Op. 8
Beethoven – Piano Trio in E-flat major, Op. 70, No. 2