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Debussy and Ravel

Debussy and Ravel

May 8, 3:00 p.m.Samueli Theater

Artists
Orli Shaham, piano and host
Dennis Kim, violin
Warren Hagerty, cello
Additional musicians to be announced


Program
DEBUSSY: Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp
DOHNÁNYI: Serenade for String Trio
MARTINŮ: Three Madrigals for Flute and Viola
RAVEL: Piano Trio

French Impressionism bookends this delightful afternoon: Debussy opens the program with the dreamy sounds that made him famous featuring the sounds of flute, viola and harp; concluding is Ravel’s colorful and climatic piano trio. Music by the Hungarian composer, Ernst von Dohnányi treats you to shifting chromatic tonality while Czech composer, Bohuslav Martinů, explores virtuosity between flute and viola.