|Setzer-Finckel-Wu Han Trio||May 5, 2013|
Pianist Wu Han joins violinist Philip Setzer and cellist David Finckel of the Emerson Quartet to form this outstanding trio. A graduate of the Juilliard School, Mr. Setzer has won many 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 many critically acclaimed recordings on their own ArtistLed label and in 2008 released a recording of the Schubert Piano Trios with violinist Philip Setzer.
Return engagement for the LMMC in this formation.
HAYDN Piano Trio No. 18 in A major, Hob.XV :18 (1794)
DVOŘÁK Piano Trio in E minor, Opus 90, 'Dumky' (1891)
Lento maestoso - Allegro vivace,
quasi doppio movimento
Poco adagio - Vivace non troppo
Andante - Vivace non troppo
Andante moderato - Allegro scherzando -
Lento maestoso - Vivace
MENDELSSOHN Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, Opus 49 (1839)
Molto allegro ed agitato
Andante con moto tranquillo
Scherzo: Leggiero e vivace
Finale: Allegro assai appasionato