28. The Ghost Trio: Phoenix Piano Trio
16 October 2019, 17:45 - 18:15
This event will be broadcast from Holywell Music Room
In this potent, single-work concert, the Phoenix Piano Trio performs Beethoven’s extraordinary ‘Ghost’ Trio, with its famous slow movement that provided themes for Beethoven’s sketches for a projected opera of Macbeth.
Please note the slightly later start time of 5.45pm for this concert, to allow time for audience members to also attend the earlier film screening of Nosferatu.
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
EnsembleJonathan Stone - violin Christian Elliott - cello Sholto Kynoch - piano The Phoenix Piano Trio is established as one of today’s leading ensembles, bringing together three renowned players and praised for a ‘musical narrative of tremendous, involving depth’. Their highly successful debut season in 2011 included over twenty concerts across the UK as part of their “Beyond Beethoven” cycle, performing all of Beethoven’s works for Piano Trio. They have performed on several occasions at London’s Wi... Read Full Biography
This event is part of a series:
The 18th Oxford Lieder Festival will explore life, death, and the mysterious areas between and beyond. Sprites and nymphs cause mayhem and mischief, while legends abound from Greco-Roman sagas to the Lorelei and the Erlking. Storytelling with the Crick Crack Club, a ghost tour, a magic show and more all complement the myriad concerts, masterclasses and study events over a packed fortnight....