Kandinsky Trio, marcolivia duo to perform Chamber Music Concert

Kandinsky Trio

Kandinsky Trio

BLACKSBURG, Va., Jan. 27, 2010 – The Kandinsky Trio will be joined by the violin/viola duo marcolivia for a concert on Saturday, Jan. 30 at 8 p.m. in the Squires Recital Salon on the campus of Virginia Tech.

The concert is a part of the University Chamber Music at Virginia Tech Music Series by the Department of Music.

The Trio will open the program with Schubert’s “Notturno.” Marcolivia will join the Trio for the world premiere of Jon Jeffrey Grier’s exciting piano quartet, “Locriana” and Robert Schumann’s seminal “Piano Quintet in E Flat Major, Op. 44.”

Now in its 22nd season, the Kandinsky Trio draws in new audiences with both its passionate performances of masterworks and innovative re-definition of chamber music. The Trio is comprised of Elizabeth Bacheider, piano; Alan Weinstein, cello; and Benedict Goodfriend, violin. The violin/viola duo marcolivia, Marc Ramirez and Olivia Hajioff, has concertized extensively throughout the United States, Europe, South America, and Japan.

Tickets are $15 general / $10 senior / $5 student and are available at the University Unions and Student Activities Box Office in Squires Student Center. Ticket office hours are Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-5 p.m. To order tickets, call (540) 231-5615 or visit the box office online.

Free parking is available after 5 p.m. in the Squires Lot, located at the corner of College Avenue and Otey Street, or the Shultz Hall Lot, located off Alumni Drive near the North Main Street campus entrance. Find more parking information online or call (540) 231-3200.

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