Beethoven & Ligeti
Sunday, May 03, 2015
Ticket Price: $72, $55, $37
Call 212-875-5788 to purchase tickets.
Beethoven's final piano trio, the "Archduke," stands at the apex of the genre. This defining opus completes a program of grand works, including Beethoven's sparkling Piano Quintet, and the Hungarian visionary Gyorgy Ligeti's classic Horn Trio, an homage to Brahms.
Beethoven Quintet in E-flat major for Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, and Piano, Op. 16 (1796)
Ligeti Trio for Violin, Horn, and Piano, "Hommage a Brahms" (1982)
Beethoven Trio in B-flat major for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 97, "Archduke" (1810-11)