Northern Chords Ensemble: Piano Trio

Northern Chords Ensemble: Piano Trio


BEETHOVEN Piano Trio no 1 in E flat major, Op 1 no 1
POULENC Sonata for violin and piano, Op 119
MENDELSSOHN Piano Trio no 2 in C minor, Op 66

Benjamin Baker − violin
Jonathan Bloxham − cello
Daniel Lebhardt – piano

This compelling trio of international musicians was formed through collaboration at the acclaimed Northern Chords Festival, founded in 2009 by Artistic Director Jonathan Bloxam.

It brings together some of the most exciting young musicians from across Europe performing some of the best loved works from the chamber repertoire.

The musicians have all been recipients of many prestigious awards and perform regularly as soloists and chamber musicians worldwide, from the Wigmore Hall and the Southbank Centre to the Philharmonie in Berlin and the Kennedy Centre in Washington.

The fine violinist Benjamin Baker...brought virtuosity, refinement and youthful exuberance to a daunting program. Power, poetry and formidable technique
The New York Times