Saturday 31st May 2013

31 05 2013 Fournier

The Fournier Piano Trio

Programme:

  • Haydn. Piano Trio in E flat major Hob XV 29.
  • Mendelssohn. Piano Trio No 1 in D minor.
  • Ravel. Piano Trio in A minor.

The Fournier Piano Trio:
Chiao - Ying Chang. Piano
Sulki Yu. Violin
Pee - Jee Ng. Cello

This concert explores the changing nature of the piano trio from its classical origins through the romantic era and ending with one of the most famous trios from the twentieth century.

After studying in London, they formed their trio in 2009. They are currently ’Artists in Residence’ at Wolfson College, Oxford. Having performed at the Bath International Festival in 2012, they made their debut at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.

‘The fine Fournier Trio made me keen to hear more of them’, wrote Hilary Finch in The Times after their Purcell Room Concert in November 2011. They were awarded the second prize and audience prize at the Trondheim International Festival in the same year.