World-renowned musicians Emanuel Ax, Leonidas Kavakos, and Yo-Yo Ma unite to perform an evening of trios by Brahms featured on their 2017 release from Sony Classics. Emanuel Ax, known for his “thoughtful, lyrical, lustrous” pianism (The Washington Post), is an ardent collaborator whose commitment to chamber music has fostered acclaimed partnerships with a variety of musical luminaries. Violinist Leonidas Kavakos, “a spectacular artist” (Philadelphia Inquirer), was awarded the Léonie Sonning Music Prize in 2017. His inspired music-making with pianist partners has resulted in several critically-acclaimed recordings including an ECHO Klassik Award-winner. Yo-Yo Ma is known for being one of the most prolific artists in the world, seeking to expand the reach of the cello by joining forces with a variety of artists and musicians across several genres.
• 4 September, 20:00 Alte Oper Frankfurt
• 6 September, 19:30 Musikverein Vienna
• 7 September, 20:30 Paris Philharmonie
• 9 September, 15:00 Barbican, London