23 MAR 2018 | FRI | 8PM
HAYDN Piano Trio No. 39 in G major, Hob. XV: 25, ‘Gypsy’
DVOŘÁK Piano Trio No. 4 in E minor, Op. 90, ‘Dumky’
SHOSTAKOVICH Piano Trio No. 2 in E minor, Op. 67
Grammy-nominated chamber group, The Orfeo Trio, will present three of the most remarkable works for piano trio in Western music history. This intriguing programme will include Haydn’s famous ‘Gypsy’ trio with a Hungarian style finale, Dvořák’s ‘Dumky‘ with a Slavic taste, and Shostakovich’s Piano Trio No. 2 with a Jewish melody in the last movement. Giving hundreds of concerts in North America, Europe, and Asia, The Orfeo Trio will now take the Hong Kong audience on an intimate voyage to a fascinating musical realm.
Leonid Shukaev, cello
Evgeny Zvonnikov, violin
Julie Bees, piano
Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre
The University of Hong Kong
FREE via online registration
- For ages 6+
- Approximately 1.5 hours without intermission
- Guests are advised to arrive punctually.
- No latecomers will be admitted until a suitable break in the programme.
- Programmes and artists are subject to change.