BU Faculty Trio tackle Brahms gem

March 15, 2010

BRANDON, MB – The 2009-2010 pro series continues with a recital featuring three School of Music faculty members. Pianist Kyung Kim will be collaborating with clarinettist Catherine Wood and ‘celllist Leanne Zacharias. The trio will interpret Trio for Clarinet, ‘Cello and Piano, Op. 114 by Brahms.

  This pro series performance will take place at 8 p.m., on March 16, in the Lorne Watson Recital Hall, in the School of Music building, at Brandon University.

  Now a School of Music faculty member, Catherine Wood has performed throughout North America and in France. A former instructor at Appalachian State University in North Carolina and other schools, she has participated in many summer festivals.

  Leanne Zacharias has collaborated with artists in various disciplines and with ensembles like the Houston Symphony Orchestra and Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. A former artist-in-residence at the Banff Centre, she has performed with the Miró Quartet, Edgar Meyer, the Weakerthans, to name a few.

  A pianist since early childhood, Kyung Kim earned a Doctorate of Musical Arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She has won countless awards in her native Korea and in the United States, where she lived for several years. A concerto soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician, she has performed in North America as well as parts of Europe and Asia.

  Tickets to all pro series concerts are $12 for adults, $8 for seniors, alumni and students, and $6 for Conservatory students. Tickets can be bought at the door or in advance at the School of Music. Seating is limited. Programmes are subject to change.

  The pro series and the School of Music gratefully acknowledge the generous support of The Canada Council for the Arts, the Manitoba Arts Council and of the Province of Manitoba, through a Consolidated Arts Programming Grant from Culture, Heritage and Tourism.

  For more information, please contact: 

  • School of Music
  • Brandon University
  • (204) 727-9631

For updated School of Music event listings, please visit: www.brandonu.ca/music.