October 24 & 25, 2015
Musical Masterworks’ 25th anniversary season opened with a concert featuring two of chamber music’s most exciting rising stars: Violinst Bella Hristova and, in her Musical Masterworks debut, pianist Anna Polonsky. They were joined by one of our favorite horn players and Musical Masterworks alum, Eric Ruske, as well as our own Artistic Director Edward Arron.
Anna Polonsky, Piano
Bella Hristova, Violin
Eric Ruske, Horn
Edward Arron, Cello
Schubert Piano Trio in One Movement in B-flat Major, D. 28
Schumann Three Fantasy Pieces for Horn and Piano, Opus 73
David Ludwig Three Yiddish Dances for Piano, Violin and Cello (2010)
Otto Ketting Intrada for Solo Horn (1958)
Brahms Trio in E-flat Major for Piano, Horn and Violin, Opus 40
Saturday’s concert was devoted to late Board member Tony Thurston, whose devotion to Musical Masterworks was exemplary.
Many thanks to Northstar Wealth Partners for sponsoring Sunday’s concert and reception.
Anna Polonsky is widely in demand as a soloist and chamber musician. She has appeared with the Moscow Virtuosi, the Buffalo Philharmonic, the Columbus Symphony Orchestra, the Memphis Symphony, the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, the St. Luke’s Chamber Ensemble, and many others.
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