Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Dr. Steven Gross (Professor of Horn, UC Santa Barbara) will celebrate 25 years at UC Santa Barbara with a special recital featuring the West Coast premiere of William Bolcom’s Trio for Horn, Violin, and Piano (2017) on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 7:30 pm at Hahn Hall at the Music Academy of the West. Professor Gross will be joined by American Double members violinist Philip Ficsor and pianist Constantine Finehouse for Bolcom’s West Coast premiere. The program will also include Václav Nelhýbel’s Scherzo Concertante, a movement from Jiří Havlík’s Concerto for Horn, and Bolcom’s Second Sonata for Violin and Piano. Dr. Derek Katz (Associate Professor of Musicology, UC Santa Barbara) will give a talk on Bolcom and his works.