Gryphon Trio

Gryphon Trio

April 13 - 14, 2013

“… one of the best ensembles in the world …” The Globe and Mail, Toronto

Canada’s Gryphon Trio is one of the world’s preeminent piano trios known for highly refined and dynamic performances.  In concerts with varied repertoire and styles, traditional formats, and modern-day multimedia, the Gryphons are committed to redefining chamber music for the 21st century.

Saturday Salon Concert, April 13, 2013
7:00 p.m. Westby Pavilion
Mozart: Trio in B-flat Major, K. 502
Beethoven: Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 70, No. 2

Sunday, April 14, 2013
3:00 p.m. Williams Theatre
2:15 p.m. Preconcert Lecture
Haydn: Trio in C Major, Hob. XV:27
Dvorak: Piano Trio in E minor, “Dumky”
Oesterle: Centennials 2012
Shostakovich: Trio No. 2 in E minor, Op. 67

Listen Now

CMT’s musicologist Jason Heilman has handpicked the following CD’s as the best way to preview the excellent music coming live to Tulsa on the CMT 2012-2013 season.  When you purchase music using these links, ArkivMusic will donate a portion of the proceeds to Chamber Music Tulsa.  Thank you for supporting our chamber music concerts and local educational programs!       

The Gryphon Trio has just released a 9-disc box set encompassing their recordings of the major piano trio repertoire, including five of the pieces that will be featured on their concerts: Great Piano Trios / Gryphon Trio.

For individual recordings of these works:
Mozart, Piano Trio in B-flat Major, K. 502:
-        Mozart: Complete Piano Trios / Gryphon Trio
Beethoven, Piano Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 70, No. 2:
-        Beethoven: Piano Trios Op. 70 / Gryphon Trio
Haydn, Piano Trio in C Major, Hob. XV:27:
-        Haydn: Four Piano Trios / Gryphon Trio
Dvořák, Piano Trio No. 4 in E minor, “Dumky”:
-        Dvorák: Piano Trio; Mendelssohn: Piano Trio / Gryphon Trio
Visconti, Lonesome Roads: newly composed for the Gryphon Trio
-        (Not yet recorded)
Shostakovich, Piano Trio No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 67:
-        Shostakovich: Complete Works for Piano Trio / Gryphon Trio