MSU holds 'Beethoven!' tribute concert March 14

Posted at 3:22 PM, Feb 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-17 15:22:04-05

“Beethoven!” MSU’s upcoming concert celebrating the legendary composer, will be performed at 7:30 p.m. on March 14 at Fairchild Theatre in the MSU Auditorium.

The concert will begin with one of Beethoven’s early works, Piano Trio in C minor, Op. 1 No. 3. Pianist and member of the Juilliard School faculty, Rohan De Silva, will join College of Music artists for this first piece.

“We are so pleased to host Rohan De Silva,” said Deborah Moriarty, chair of the piano area. “He is an amazing pianist and collaborative artist. We look forward to his performance and master class.”

Beethoven’s Septet in E-flat major, Op. 20 will be performed for the second half of the concert.

Performers for the concert include:

Dmitri Berlinsky, violin
Suren Bagratuni, cello
Rohan De Silva, piano
Guy Yehuda, clarinet
Michael Kroth, bassoon
Corbin Wagner, horn
Berlinsky, violin
Yuri Gandelsman, viola
Bagratuni, cello
Jack Budrow, double bass
Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors (age 60 and older) and $5 for students with ID and anyone under 18. Tickets may be purchased through the College of Music box office at (517) 353-5340, online or at the door.