Lexington, VA – The prestigious Lenfest Center at Washington and Lee University is proud to present an enthralling evening of classical music featuring the Los Angeles Piano Trio. The concert is scheduled for Saturday, September 30th, at 8 p.m. and will take place in the acoustically-rich Wilson Concert Hall. Following the performance, attendees are invited to a delightful reception in the Lykes Atrium.
Sponsored by W&L’s Concert Guild, an organization dedicated to bringing top-tier performing artists to campus each year for concerts and masterclasses, this event promises to be a musical highlight of the season. To attend this captivating performance, tickets are required and can be conveniently obtained online or in person at the Lenfest Box Office.
The Los Angeles Piano Trio, founded in 2020, represents a pinnacle of musical refinement, emotional depth, and artistic excellence in the realm of piano trios. Comprising three virtuoso musicians, Pianist Fabio Bidini, violinist Margaret Batjer, and cellist Andrew Shulman, the ensemble has brought together their remarkable international careers as critically acclaimed soloists, chamber musicians, recording artists, and educators to create a truly exceptional musical experience.
In their repertoire, the ensemble pays homage to the classical tradition with works by luminaries such as Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, and Dvorak. Simultaneously, they transport audiences to the 20th century with cherished compositions by Shostakovich and Ravel. What sets them apart is not just their technical prowess but also their innovative interpretations and palpable passion for the music they perform.
The concert on September 30th promises to be a musical journey through time and emotion. The program includes masterpieces like Haydn’s Piano Trio No. 39 in G Major, Debussy’s evocative Piano Trio in G Major, and the grandeur of Tchaikovsky’s Piano Trio in A Minor, Op. 50. These pieces, brought to life by the Los Angeles Piano Trio, are certain to resonate deeply with the audience and leave a lasting impression.
Don’t miss this exceptional opportunity to witness the Los Angeles Piano Trio as they grace the stage at W&L’s Lenfest Center. Immerse yourself in the world of classical music and experience the magic of these distinguished musicians.