Ashley Brown (cello) with guest musicians Natalie Lin (violin) and Somi Kim (piano).
The first in the 2018 series, Weave introduces an aural tapestry rich in colour and texture. The structuralist sensibility of Philip Glass (USA) and ordered tonality of Felix Mendelssohn (Ger) provide a framework for the more fluid and silky sound worlds of Stuart Greenbaum (Aus) and Dorothy Buchanan (NZ), before the flat-out emotional turbulence of Robert Schumann (Ger) closes the loop.
"…NZTrio, surely this country's most indispensable chamber ensemble." - William Dart, NZ Herald
"...a very powerful display of musicianship which left the audience enthralled. Each musician was both individually and collectively amazing." - Sarah Van Voornveld, Southland Times
"I have never been to a more stimulating concert." - Margot Hannigan, Nelson Mail