Award-winning Elixir Piano Trio to Perform Oct. 26


Award-winning Elixir Piano Trio to Perform Oct. 26
The Elixir Piano Trio will perform in the Music Recital Hall.

The Elixir Piano Trio, comprising Lucy Nargizyan, pianist; Samvel Chilingarian, violinist; and Garik Terzian, cellist will perform at 8 p.m. in the Music Recital Hall on Oct. 26.

Founded in 2004, the dynamic Elixir Piano Trio, winner of the Most Distinguished Musician Award at the 2005 IBLA International Competition in Italy, performs both traditional and modern repertoire with classical, folk and jazz influences.

The Elixir Piano Trio has become instrumental in promoting works by Armenian and Russian contemporary composers. Known for their unique and exciting interpretations and passionate performances, the Los Angeles-based ensemble has concertized nationally and internationally, and has dazzled audiences with their amazing energy and sensitivity.

Nargizyan will also present a free Piano Master Class on Nov. 1, at noon in the Music Recital Hall. Nargizyan has won numerous competitions and is known for her fluent grace, mature technique and presence. She has been featured as a soloist, chamber musician and accompanist throughout the United States, England, Wales, Austria, Italy, Poland, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Canada and Russia. Her performances have been broadcast on Russian radio and television as well as on Classical KUSC, 91.5 FM.

Tickets are $7 to the Elixir Piano Trio performance on Oct. 26. For more details visit https://www.class.cpp.edu/mu/assets/elixirtriof07.pdf.