The string trio is an incredible combination, even more fast-paced and dynamic than a string quartet. Boccherini, Beethoven, and Kurtág each created amazing music for the string trio, which we'll enjoy together with a delightful duo by Mozart and a quick cello solo by Berio.
Wolfgang Amadé Mozart | Duo for Violin and Viola, K. 423
Luigi Boccherini | String Trio, op. 47
György Kurtág | “signs, games, and messages” for string trio
Luciano Berio | “les mots sont allés” for solo cello
Ludwig van Beethoven | String Trio in C minor, op. 9, no. 3
Rochelle Nguyen, violin | Christina Simpson, viola | James Jaffe, cello