Solarek Piano Trio with introductions to the composers' lives by Anna Beer
Germaine Tailleferre (1892-1983): Trio pour piano, violon et violoncello
Amy Beach (1867-1944): Piano Trio in A Minor, Op. 150
Lili Boulanger(1893-1918): D’un Matin De Printemps pièces en trio
Rebecca Clarke(1886-1979): Piano Trio
The Solarek Piano Trio has made it their mission to give a platform to still neglected 19th and 20th century women composers. The Trio are collaborating for this event with author Anna Beer, Fellow of Kellogg College, University of Oxford, whose 2016 celebration and exploration of the achievements of female composers through the centuries, ‘Sounds and Sweet Airs: the Forgotten Women of Classical Music’, was shortlisted for the RPS Creative Communication prize.