Mithras Piano Trio 1
Formed of current postgraduate students at the Guildhall School of Music, the Mithras Piano Trio came together in 2017 under the guidance of Matthew Jones, Carole Presland and Ursula Smith. As well as benefitting from tuition with members of the Endellion Quartet, it has also received regular...
Beethoven Piano Trio in G major, Op.1 No.2 32¾’
Brahms Piano Trio No.3 in C minor, Op.101 21¼’
Grime Three Whistler Miniatures 12’
Smetana Piano Trio in G minor, Op.15 28½’
Supported by Sir John Manduell CBE
We continue our Czech theme from last night in the first of our young artist showcase events this summer. Sadly, the closing work also connects to the opening as both composers suffered from deafness.
These Guildhall School-based players also introduce a Scottish composer new to LDSM, Helen Grime, whose work celebrates the American artist James McNeill Whistler, best known for his painting commonly known as ‘Whistler‘s Mother‘.
See also the Trio‘s second concert, on Thu 2nd.