Friday 2 July 2021 7:30PM

Leonore Piano Trio

Bosmans and Dvorák

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  • Leonore Piano Trio

Henriëtte Bosmans was born in 1895 into a musical family; her father was principal cello of the Concertgebouw Orchestra and her mother was a piano teacher at the Amsterdam Conservatory. She wrote her Piano Trio in 1921 as a birthday gift for her mother. In 1883, Dvořák was approaching the height of his fame in Europe; the majority of his Op. 65, written in that year, is entirely typical of the composer. Its powerful tone and tragic manner is perhaps prompted by personal circumstances; just two months before he began work on the Trio, Dvorák’s mother died.

  • Bosmans (1895-1952)
      • Trio
  • Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)
      • Piano Trio in F minor Op. 65

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