Summoning the Ghosts: Beethoven's Op. 70 Piano Trios in Cultural Context
Wellesley, MA, April 2002
Wellesley Symposium on Beethoven's Op. 70 Piano Trios A symposium entitled "Summoning the Ghosts: Beethoven's Op. 70 Piano Trios in Cultural Context" will be held at Wellesley College, Jewett Auditorium, in Wellesley, Massachusetts, on Sunday, April 14, 2002, 3:30-5:30 p.m. The symposium has been organized by the Triple Helix Piano Trio, Wellesley College Ensemble-in-Residence -- with members Lois Shapiro, piano, Bayla Keyes, violin, and Rhonda Rider, cello -- as part of a two-year Beethoven Festival, Beethoven and His Vibrant Legacy. The third and final concert in the group's performance of the entire cycle of Beethoven piano trios will be presented on the evening of the symposium, at 7:30 p.m. Moderated by Janet Schmalfeldt, Tufts University, the symposium will feature papers by John Daverio, Boston University; Lawrence Kramer, Fordham University; and Sanna Pederson, University of Oklahoma. Both the symposium and the concert are free and open to the public. For further information, call +1-(781) 283-2028.