EARPIECE #14: Georgian Chamber Players play music of Haydn, Smetana, and Brahms

Mark Gresham | 6 OCT 2022

Earpiece is a series of audio and video presentations curated by EarRelevant’s publisher and principal writer Mark Gresham.


This week’s Earpiece features a concert by the Georgian Chamber Players, performed on March 7, 2022 at First Persbyterian Church of Atlanta.



In this video of a live concert, Georgian Chamber Players present Haydn’s Gypsy Trio, Smetana’s Moldau, and Brahms’ Piano Quintet. The Georgian Chamber Players was formed by principal players of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in 1984 in order to perform masterpieces of the chamber repertoire with their Atlanta Symphony Orchestra colleagues and world-renowned guest instrumentalists.

The performerds for this March 2022 concert are violinists David Coucheron and Jessica Wu, violins, violist Zhenwei Shi, cellist Rainer Eudeikis, and pianists Julie Coucheron and Elizabeth Pridgen.

View the video below. Note: YouTube videos are embedded in accordance with the YouTube TOS.

VIDEO:
Georgian Chamber Players, 7 MAR 2022. Duration: 1:28:07

PROGRAM:
Georgian Chamber Players
March 7, 2022
First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta
Atlanta, Georgia – USA

David Coucheron & Jessica Wu, violins; Zhenwei Shi, viola; Rainer Eudeikis, cello; Julie Coucheron & Elizabeth Pridgen, piano.

Joseph HAYDN: Piano Trio No. 39 in G major (“Gypsy”), Hob. XV/25
Bedřich SMETANA: The Moldau (arr. piano, four hands)
Johannes BRAHMS: Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34

VIEW the Concert Program Booklet

READ a review of the live concert: Georgian Chamber Players perform a worthy mix of Haydn, Smetana and Brahms

Georgian Chamber Players will open their 2022-23 season with a live concert on November 20, 2022 at 3:00pm, Peachtree Road United Methodist Church in Atlanta. featuring music by Mendelssohn and Brahms.

EXTERNAL LINKS: Georgian Chamber Players



EARPIECE #14: Georgian Chamber Players play music of Haydn, Smetana, and Brahms

Mark Gresham is publisher and principal writer of EarRelevant. he began writing as a music journalist over 30 years ago, but has been a composer of music much longer than that. He was the winner of an ASCAP/Deems Taylor Award for music journalism in 2003.


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