The Claremont Trio Opens Gardner's Calderwood Hall

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The Claremont Trio performs the first public concert in the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum's new Calderwood Performance Hall, recorded on Jan. 22, 2012.

On the program:

Sibelius - Impromptu in B minor, Op. 5 No. 5
Paavali Jumppanen, piano
(recorded in Calderwood Hall on Jan. 20, 2012)

Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 1 in G minor
Caroline Goulding, violin; Shuai Wang, piano
(recorded in the Tapestry Room at the Gardner Museum on Dec. 5, 2010)

Mozart - Violin Sonata in E-flat, K. 380
Roman Totenberg, violin; Maria Clodes, piano
(recorded in the Tapestry Room at the Gardner Museum on Dec. 13, 1970)

Claremont Trio, in concert:

Mozart - Piano Trio in C, K. 548

Sean Shepherd - Trio (world premiere;  commissioned for this concert)

Mendelssohn - Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 49

(image of the Renzo Piano-designed wing of the Gardner Museum by Nic Lehoux, courtesy of the Gardner Museum)

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