RICHARDSON, Texas (Oct. 21, 2005) — The University of Texas at Dallas’ chamber ensemble in residence, the Clavier Trio, featuring UTD faculty member Arkady Fomin, will perform Dramatic Slavic Dynasties at the Jonsson Performance Hall on the UTD campus Sunday, Nov. 6, beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Fomin is a distinguished violinist in the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and artistic director of the New Conservatory of Dallas. He is joined by cellist Peter Steffens, also of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, and pianist David Korevaar, a member of the Prometheus Piano Quartet and professor at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
The concert will feature a passionate opus by Russian composer Anton Arensky, dedicated to the memory of the famed cellist Karl Davidoff. The second half of the program will contain works by Czech musical dynasty the Dvorak family, including the dramatic Piano Trio in F minor by Antonin Dvorak and the lyrical Elegy by his favorite student and son-in-law Joseph Suk.
Tickets for the concert are $15 for general admission and free at the door to UTD students with a valid identification. Ticket office hours for advance purchase are from 2 to 5 p.m. Mondays to Fridays. To purchase tickets using Visa, MasterCard or Discover, please call 972-883-2552.
More information about the concert can be found at http://ah.utdallas.edu/season0506/claviertrio1.htm.
For information about the many musical, arts, theatre, dance and other performances and exhibitions held throughout the year at UTD, please call 972-UTD-ARTS (972-883-2787), e-mail [email protected], or visit the School of Arts and Humanities’ website at http://ah.utdallas.edu/. Persons with disabilities needing special accommodations may call 972-883-2982, Texas Relay Operator: 1-800-RELAYVV.
The University of Texas at Dallas, located at the convergence of Richardson, Plano and Dallas in the heart of the complex of major multinational technology corporations known as the Telecom Corridor, enrolls more than 14,000 students. The school’s freshman class traditionally stands at the forefront of Texas state universities in terms of average SAT scores. The university offers a broad assortment of bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs. For additional information about UTD, please visit the university’s website at www.utdallas.edu.