TITLE: Schumann Trio
SPEAKER: Schumann Trio
EVENT DATE: 03/03/2011
RUNNING TIME: 70 minutes
The Schumann Trio plays works of Mozart (Trio in E-flat Major, K. 498, "Kegelstatt"), Zwilich (Romance for Violin and Piano, Library of Congress commission), Marchenerzahlungen (Op. 132) and Brahms (Clarinet Trio in A minor, op. 114, arranged for viola by Michael Tree).
Speaker Biography: The Schumann Trio was conceived in 2008 by Anthony McGill, co-principal clarinet of the Met Orchestra; Michael Tree, co-founder of the famed Guarneri Quartet; and Russian-born pianist Anna Polonsky, to explore the rich repertoire for clarinet, piano, and viola or violin. Appearing with them as guest artist is violinist Erin Keefe.