Tuesday, March 6, 2018: Rush Hour Concert with the Fair Trade Trio, The Artist Co-op (NY), 7pm
Join the Fair Trade Trio after work for a rush hour concert complete with wine and cheese while enjoying this one hour concert which will feature Kaia Saariaho’s 2009 composition, Cloud Trio, which draws on different types of clouds as inspiration, and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s captivating Divertimento, his only completed work for string trio and the first major work ever written for string trio by any composer.
Sunday, May 6, 2018: The Fair Trade Trio and guest pianist Taisiya Pushkar Season Finale, David Greer Recital Hall (NY), 3pm
The Fair Trade Trio will be joined once again by our beloved guest collaborative pianist Taisiya Pushkar for Mozart’s Piano Quartet in G minor. We will also perform Kaia Saariaho’s 2009 composition, Cloud Trio, which draws on different types of clouds as inspiration, and Cheryl Frances-Hoad’s The Ogre Lover, inspired by the Ted Hughes poem “Fairytale.” Please join the musicians after the concert for a reception celebrating the end of our third season!
Saturday, May 19, 2018: Washington Heights Chamber Orchestra, Fort Washington Collegiate Church (NY), 3pm
Join us for our season finale, featuring Jennifer Higdon’s furiously virtousic opener, “Machine,” and a concerto by our Young Artist Competition winner. The season closes with Brahms’ timeless and profound second symphony. The concert is followed by a post-concert reception for Friends of WHCO.