|Trio Setzer-Finckel-Wu Han||Mar. 20, 2011|
Philip Setzer - violin David Finckel - cello
Wu Han - piano
Philip Setzer and David Finckel of the Emerson Quartet are joined by pianist Wu Han on this occasion to perform the two Schubert piano trios. A graduate of the Juilliard School, Mr. Setzer won prizes and appeared with top symphony orchestras in addition to being a founding member of the Emerson Quartet. A regular faculty member of the Isaac Stern Chamber Music Workshops at Carnegie Hall and the Jerusalem Music Centre, he is on the faculty of SUNY Stony Brook as Artist-in-Residence in Violin and Chamber Music in addition to performing over 100 concerts a year. David Finckel and pianist Wu Han serve as Artistic Directors of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and perform as soloists and as a duo. They have released eleven critically acclaimed recordings on their own ArtistLed label, and in 2008 released a recording of the Schubert piano trios with violinist Philip Setzer.
1st performance for the LMMC in this formation.
SCHUBERT Piano Trio in B flat major, Opus 99, D. 898 (1827)
Andante un poco mosso
Rondo: Allegro vivace
SCHUBERT Piano Trio in E flat major, Opus 100, D. 929 (1827)
Andante con moto
Scherzo: Allegro moderato