Gryphon Trio with bass Robert Pomakov

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Ticket Information

Admission to this concert is free.

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Time
8:00 PM
Presented By
Music at the Institute
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Event Contact
David Schotzko
Description

The Gryphon Trio performs with Metropolitan Opera star Robert Pomakov, bass.
 
 
Gryphon Trio
Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 8pm
Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion (2 East 79th St. and Fifth Ave.)
 
Currently home to the Ukrainian Institute of America, the Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion (across the street from the Metropolitan Museum of Art) is one of the most extravagantly beautiful turn-of-the-century homes in the City.  The Gryphon will be performing a program that will include a commissioned arrangement for piano trio and voice of Mussorgsky’s “Songs and Dances of Death” together with Metropolitan Opera star Robert Pomakov, as well as music by Valentin Silvestrov and Shostakovich.
 


Ensemble Name
Gryphon Trio
Musicians
Robert Pomakov bass, Annalee Patipatanakoon violin, Roman Borys cello, Jamie Parker piano
Composers
Silvestrov, Mussorgsky, Shostakovich
Program

Valentin Silvestrov Fugitive Visions of Mozart   (with video created by artist Stephen Hutchings)

Mussorgsky Songs and Dances of Death  (arranged by Gary Kulesha)

Shostakovich Trio no. 2


Venue
Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion - Ukrainian Institute of America
Location
2 East 79th St. (and Fifth Ave)
New York, NY
Phone
1 212-288-8660