Robert & Clara Piano Trios: Phoenix Piano Trio
19 October 2016, 17:30
Clara Schumann's only piano trio, a fantastic chamber work that deserves to be heard more often, is performed here alongside the second and most exuberant of Robert Schumann's three trios.
See the Phoenix Piano Tio for their second concert at the Holywell Music Room on 21st October for their performance of Melndelssohn's piano trio and Niel Gade's Novelleten.
Festal supper will be available from 6:30pm every evening (except Thursday 20th). Enjoy a delicious hot main meal and side dish between the afternoon and evening recitals for just £11. Our food partners this year are the Vaults & Garden Café, The Oxford University Club, and St Stephen’s House. Please book by midnight the day before by clicking here.
Robert Schumann (1810 - 1856)
Clara Schumann (1819 - 1896)
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 Schumann Project: 14-29 October 2016 The fifteenth Oxford Lieder Festival will be the Schumann Project, a unique survey of Schumann's complete songs. The Schumann Project will explore Schumann's life and times, his friends and contemporaries, his influences and his legacies, and his literary and artistic interests. This two-week feast of song will feature Oxford Lieder's trad...