Fauré & Janáček
22 October 2015, 16:30
This event will be broadcast from Holywell Music Room
Phoenix Piano Trio
Faurés only foray into the piano trio genre, and an arrangement of Janáček's scintillating 'Kreutzer Sonata' quartet, inspired by Leo Tolstoy's novella.
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
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