The Clavier Trio To Perform
In Concert At UTD on April 3

RICHARDSON, Texas (March 11, 2005) — The Clavier Trio, The University of Texas at Dallas’ chamber music ensemble in residence, will perform Spring Dreams:Mostly Duos at the UTD Conference Center on Sunday, April 3, beginning at 7:30 p.m. The trio features three superb musicians: UTD faculty member Arkady Fomin, a violinist in the Dallas Symphony Orchestra (DSO) and artistic director of the New Conservatory of Dallas, cellist Peter Steffens, also of the DSO, and pianist David Korevaar, a member of the Prometheus Piano Quartet and a professor at the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Photo, The Clavier Trio
The Clavier Trio: Arkady Fomin, David Korevaar, and Peter Steffens

The concert will showcase music by Auerbach, Martinu, Schulhoff, Aubert and Beethoven. Steffens and Korevaar will perform six of the Twenty-Four Preludes for Cello and Piano by the multi-talented composer, pianist and poet Lera Auerbach. Fomin and Steffens will play Duos for Violin and Cello by Czech composers Bohuslav Martinu and Erwin Schulhoff, whose life was cut short by World War II. Steffens and Korevaar will perform Spring Sonata #5 Op. 24 by Ludwig van Beethoven. Korevaar will perform the solo Sillages by French composer, conductor and arranger Louis Aubert.

Tickets for the concert are $15 for general admission and free at the door to UTD students with a valid identification. Ticket office hours for advance purchase are from 2 to 5 p.m. Mondays to Fridays. To purchase tickets using Visa, MasterCard or Discover, please call 972-883-2972.

For information about the many musical, arts, theatre, dance and other performances and exhibitions held throughout the year at UTD, please call 972-UTD-ARTS (972-883-2787), e-mail utdarts@utdallas.edu, or visit the School of Arts and Humanities’ Web site at http://ah.utdallas.edu/. Persons with disabilities needing special accommodations may call 972-883-2982, Texas Relay Operator: 1-800-RELAYVV.

About UTD

The University of Texas at Dallas, located at the convergence of Richardson, Plano and Dallas in the heart of the complex of major multinational technology corporations known as the Telecom Corridor, enrolls more than 14,000 students. The school’s freshman class traditionally stands at the forefront of Texas state universities in terms of average SAT scores. The university offers a broad assortment of bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs. For additional information about UTD, please visit the university’s web site at www.utdallas.edu.