Pianist Huw Watkins joins BCMG musicians for a special evening of British and American chamber music, with a varied program of landmark twentieth-century works, including the Washington premiere of Elliott Carter’s final work Epigrams. The concert unwraps the world premiere of a new piano trio by American composer Marc Neikrug, paired with Frank Bridge’s Piano Trio No. 2 (dedicated to Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge in 1929.)
Benjamin Britten: Phantasy Quartet
Elliott Carter: Epigrams
Marc Neikrug: Piano Trio (world premiere / Library of Congress commission)
Oliver Knussen: Cantata
Frank Bridge: Piano Trio No.2
There will be pre-concert conversation at 6.30pm in the Whittall Pavilion with Oliver Knussen and Marc Neikrug – no tickets required.
Tickets available from 8 January 2014.
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