Tickets Available: March 17
In its annual showcase of outstanding ensembles from the San Francisco Bay Area, the Morrison Artists Series presents the Delphi Trio, praised for its "rich, committed string tone, dazzling pianism, rhythmic flexibility, and risky tempi."
(Sarasota Herald Tribune)
Prizewinner of the 2015 Orlando Concours in the Netherlands, the Delphi Trio has concertized throughout the United States, Canada, the Netherlands and Germany.
"...spot-on ensemble playing and a beautifully blended sound..."
San Francisco Classical Voice
"...rich, committed string tone, dazzling pianism, rhythmic flexibility, and risky tempi..."
Sarasota Herald Tribune
Liana Bérubé, violin
Michelle Kwon, cello
Jeffrey LaDeur, piano
The Delphi Trio has become a powerfully eloquent voice in the world of chamber music. Prizewinner of the 2015 Orlando Concours in the Netherlands, the Delphi Trio has performed throughout the region to great acclaim, including a live broadcast for Dutch Radio 4. Highlights for the 2016 - 2017 include the world premiere of William Piano Trio, an evening of solo concerti by Schumann, Bernstein and Shostakovich with the San Jose Chamber Orchestra and Barbara Day Turner, a recording project with indie-rock artist John Vanderslice and composer Max Stoffregen, the west coast premiere of Paul Juon’s Episodes Concertantes (1912) with Michael Morgan and the Oakland Symphony, and performances throughout the United States, including the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington D.C.
Following a triumphant orchestral debut in Beethoven’s Triple Concerto Op. 56 with the San Jose Chamber Orchestra led by the late George Cleve, the Delphi Trio has concertized throughout the United States, Canada, the Netherlands and Germany, including performances at the Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota, Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival, WFMT Studios Chicago, Dakota Sky International Piano Festival and the Banff Centre for the Arts.
L. van Beethoven (1770-1827), Trio in G major, Op. 1, No. 2 (1792)
William Bolcom (b. 1938), Piano Trio (2014, commissioned by the Delphi Trio)
Toru Takemitsu (1930-1996), Between Tides (1993)
Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847), Trio No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 49 (1839)