Benedetti performs in Bogota in her “Trio of Stars”

Benedetti performs in Bogota in her “Trio of Stars”

Nicola Benedetti performs with cellist Leonard Elschenbroich and pianist Alexei Grynyuk on tour in Bogota on June 30, 2017 (Photo caption: Teatro Mayor)

Review: The Benedetti Elschenbroich Grynyuk Trio confirmed why they are called a Trio of Stars
July 4, 2017

The trio demonstrated their virtuosity with an exciting concert in which they performed works by Igor Stravinsky, Maurice Ravel, Mark-Anthony Turnage and Johannes Brahms.

For the first part of the recital, Leonard Elschenbroich (cello) and Alexei Grynyuk (piano) went on stage to perform the Italian Suite for cello and piano by Igor Stravinsky. Later Nicola Benedetti (violin) and Grynyuk performed the Ravel Sonata for violin and piano.

To close the first part of the concert, Benedetti and Elschenbroich performed the Duetti d’Amore for violin and cello, a piece composed especially for them the British composer Mark-Anthony Turnage.

In closing, the trio performed the first Piano Trio of Johannes Brahms, a work that closed the program and gave way to a standing ovation by the Bogota audiences for these European musicians.

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