I was a member of the Einstein Piano Trio with Adam Mendelsohn (violin) and Angie Lo (cello) between 2006-2008. We performed regularly in Berkeley, San Francisco, & Los Angeles.

Our repertoire included:

     • Arensky Piano Trio No. 1 in d minor, Op. 32

            Allegro moderato

            Scherzo - Allegro molto

            Elegia - Adagio

            Finale - Allegro non troppo

     • Beethoven Piano Trio No. 1 in E-flat Major, Op. 1, No. 1


            Adagio cantabile

            Scherzo. Allegro assai                 

            Finale. Presto

     • Mendelssohn Piano Trio in d minor No. 1, Op. 49

            Molto allegro ed agitato

            Andante con moto tranquillo

            Scherzo: Leggiero e vivace

            Finale: Allegro assai appassionato

     • Schubert Piano Trio No. 1 in B-flat Major, Op. 99

            Allegro moderato

            Andante un poco mosso

            Scherzo. Allegro

            Rondo. Allegro vivace

      .... and assorted smaller works

In 2003, I played in a quintet consisting of four MFA students at the USC Thornton School of Music under the direction of David Weiss, former principal oboist for the LA Philharmonic. We performed:

     • Beethoven Piano Quintet for Winds in E-flat Major, Op. 16


            Allegro ma non troppo

            Andante cantabile

            Finale. Allegro ma non troppo

     •Mozart Quintet for Piano and Winds in E-flat Major, K. 452

            Largo - Allegro moderato



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