Concordia String Trio to present concert

February 14, 2013

Peoria, IL (February 14, 2013) The Concordia String Trio will present a concert on Sunday, March 10, at 3:00 p.m. in the Dingeldine Music Center, located at 1417 W. Barker Ave. Admission is free.

The program will include performances of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Trio in C Minor, Op. 9, No. 3, Gordon Jacob’s Six Shakespearian Sketches, and Sergei Taneyev’s String Trio in D Major.

The members of the trio are Marcia Henry Liebenow, violinist, Concertmaster of the Peoria Symphony Orchestra and faculty member at Bradley University; Leslie Perna, violist, faculty member at the University of Missouri-Columbia and violist of the Esterhazy Quartet; and cellist Karen Becker, faculty member at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, principal cellist of the Lincoln Symphony, and the newest member of the CST.

The concert marks the 13th anniversary of the Concordia String Trio’s debut in Peoria. Since their debut, the Trio has performed recitals and given educational programs and lecture/demonstrations throughout the country. The trio has recorded a Capstone CD entitled “90’s Timeflow – Chamber Music of Alan Schmitz,” and has plans to record several Viennese string trios for the Centaur Record label.

For more information, call 309-677-2602