Trio Celeste - presented by Gualala Arts Chamber Music Series
Gualala Arts Chamber Series presents
Iryna Krechkovsky, violinist; Ross Gasworth, cello; Kevin Kwan Loucks, piano
Hailed as a first-class ensemble (Orange County Register), unfailingly stylish (The Strad), technically dazzling (Long Beach Gazette), flawless (New York Concert Review) and the epitome of what chamber musicians should be (Palm Beach Daily News), Trio Céleste has firmly established itself as one of the most dynamic chamber music ensembles on the classical music scene today.
The 2017/18 highlights include recital debuts at the Chicago Cultural Center, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, New Yorks Carnegie Hall, Seoul Art Center in South Korea, and the world premiere of Paul Dooleys Concerto Grosso for Piano Trio and Strings co-commissioned by Trio Céleste and Chamber Music | OC. Winners of the prestigious Beverly Hills Auditions and the recipients of the 2017 Emerging Artist Award from Arts Orange County, the ensemble has performed hundreds of recitals worldwide also appearing in master classes, entrepreneurship seminars, and performance residencies at some of the nations top academic institutions and centers for arts and culture. In 2014, the ensemble was selected from over 500 applicants to be Artists-in-Residence at The Grand Canyon National Park.
Trio Céleste is currently Ensemble-in-Residence at the Claire Trevor School of the Arts at UC Irvine and Directors of the acclaimed arts organization Chamber Music | OC where they have been featured in collaborations with violist Paul Coletti, Emerson String Quartet violinist Philip Setzer, and principal players of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. During the 2015/2016 season, the Trio commissioned new music from composers Samuel Adler, Mike Block, Christopher Dobrian, Paul Dooley, Eugene Drucker, Peter Erskine, Eric Guinivan, Fred Hersch, Pierre Jalbert, Nicole Mitchell, Jim Scully, and Cristina Spinei, and released their Debut Album on the Navona label which debuted at #5 on iTunes for Best Seller New Release and #20 on Amazons Chamber Music Albums.
The ensemble was inspired to take its name after their very first meeting in New York City, where a rare celestial occurrence the largest harvest moon in two decades marked the beginning of their tenure together.
Tickets are $25 advance, $5 more day of performance;
youth 7-17 admitted free with adult.
To purchase in person, visit the Gualala Arts Center or Dolphin Gallery in Gualala.
Gualala Arts Center (View)
46501 Old State Hwy
Gualala, CA 95445
|Minimum Age: 7|
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|