Thursday, November 1, 2012 . 8PM Gildenhorn Recital Hall
Cellist Carter Brey, violinist Elena Urioste and pianist Gabriela Martinez will perform works by Beethoven, Arensky and Ravel in their first appearance at the Center. The artists — each of whom has a wealth of musical experience and numerous accolades — formed as a chamber trio in the summer of 2011 and within days were invited to perform at the 2012 Ravinia Festival.
Martinez is a prizewinner in the Anton G. Rubinstein and Van Cliburn international piano competitions; Urioste is a two-time laureate of the Sphinx Competition; and Brey, the 1981 prizewinner in the Rostropovich International Cello Competition, has also received the Gregor Piatigorsky Memorial Prize, an Avery Fisher Career Grant and Young Concert Artists’ Michaels Award.Learn more about these world-renowned artists and the pieces featured on this program in the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library:Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Trio in D Major ("Ghost"), Op. 70
Maurice Ravel - Piano Trio in A Minor
Anton Arensky - Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 32