BMC Chamber Series Continues Feb. 23 with “Sophie and Friends”
February 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The BMC Chamber Series welcomes cellist Sophie Shao, winner of the prestigious Avery Fisher Career Grant and top prizes at the Rostropovich and Tchaikovsky competitions, a versatile and passionate artist whose performances The New York Times has noted as “eloquent, powerful.” Her “Sophie Shao and Friends” performance as part of this series highlights important works for piano and string quartet.
Joining her will be Nikki Chooi and Carmit Zori, violins; Paul Neubauer, viola; and Orion Weiss, piano. Performed works will include Haydn’s Trio in E-flat Major, Hob XV:29 with Nikki Chooi; Frank Bridge’s Piano Quintet, H.49 with Nikki Chooi, first violin; and Dvorak’s Piano Quintet No. 2, op. 81 with Carmit Zori, first violin.