Guest Artists: Trio Con Brio
Guest Artist Series presents Trio Con Brio
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall
Formed in 2000, Trio Con Brio is comprised of three artist faculty members-Gary Whitman, clarinet, Misha Galaganov, viola, and John Owings, piano, in the School of Music at Texas Christian University. The trio has toured throughout the United States and China and presented recitals and world premieres in venues such as the University of San Juan (Puerto Rico), Weill Recital Hall (New York City) and the Shanghai Concert Hall (China). Their recitals include the standard repertoire of Mozart, Bruch and Schumann, as well as 20th century composers Leslie Bassett,Paul Walter Fürst, Gordon Jacob, Gyorgy Kurtag, Alfred Uhl, and Jean Francaix. Their newly commissioned works highlight the following composers: Robert Garwell, Luis Jorge Gonzalez, Richard Lavenda, Eric Ewazen, Norbert Goddaer, Leon Biriotti, Andrea Talmelli, Elena Sokolovski, Thierry Huillet, Till MacIvor Meyn and James Scott Balentine. Their CD on Albany Records, A Musical Celebration, features new
works for clarinet, viola and piano by Elena Sokolovski and Eric Ewazen.
Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.
(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).