Randall Love, piano, with Gabriel Richard, violin & Caroline Stinson, cello
Friday, January 11, 2019 - 8:00pm
Trios by Tchaikovsky and Smetana. Randall Love is a member of the Duke music faculty where he teaches piano and fortepiano. He has performed at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival in Charleston, SC; the Boston Early Music Festival, and the Schubert Club in St. Paul, MN. He has recorded solo works of Vorísek for the Titanic label and has also collaborated with Capitol Chamber Artists of Albany, NY, in concerts and a recording of Haydn's London Symphonies in a chamber version by Johann Salomon. French violinist Gabriel Richard is first violin at the Paris Orchestra, as well as founder and member of the Thymos String Quartet. As a musician of the Paris Orchestra, he plays under the direction of conductors such as Daniel Barenboim, Christoph Eschenbach, Pierre Boulez, Bernard Haitink, and Marin Aslop. With Thymos Quartet he regularly performs on international scenes: theKennedy Center in Washington, La cité de la Musique (Paris), Pleyel Auditorium, Orsay Museum, among others. Cellist Caroline Stinson performs widely as a chamber musician, soloist, and recitalist, committed to giving equal expression to music old and new. This season, she begins her appointment as Cellist of the Ciompi String Quartet and Associate Professor of the Practice at Duke. She has appeared at Carnegie's Zankel Hall, the Gardner Museum & the Smithsonian.