With fiery passion and heart-wrenching emotion, the intensely expressive musicians in Z.E.N. Trio come together for a rare and unforgettable tour with Musica Viva Australia.
Comprised of three internationally acclaimed soloists, the Z.E.N. Trio have made their name through the BBC New Generation scheme, a Deutsche Grammophon recording, and countless
Embarking on their first national tour, the Trio premiere a new work from Musica Viva Australia FutureMaker, Matt Laing, a composer of great virtuosity and originality. Other highlights include Arno Babajanian’s thrilling trio, and either Dvořák’s intoxicating ‘Dumky’, or Brahm’s gloriously passionate Trio No. 1, depending on which city you’re in.
ESTHER YOO Violin
NAREK HAKHNAZARYAN Cello
ZHANG ZUO Piano
BABAJANIAN Trio for Piano, Violin & Cello in F Sharp Minor (1952)
LAING New work (2022)*
DVOŘÁK Piano Trio No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 90 ‘Dumky’ (1891)
* World premiere performances. Commissioned for Musica Viva Australia by Graham Lovelock and Steve Singer.
71 minutes plus interval
Single tickets on sale: Tuesday 11 January 2022, 10am AEDT