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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.