Trio Abelia, featuring French horn, oboe, and piano, performs works by Jean-Michel Damase and Heinrich von Herzogenberg, as well as those by modern composers Paul Basler and Richard Lane.
The ensemble comprises Denise Root Pierce, David Palmer and Geralyn Giovannetti. Pierce teaches horn and music theory at Eastern Michigan University and has performed with chamber ensembles throughout the United States, Japan, China, Mexico, Europe and South America. Palmer performs frequently as a collaborative pianist and organist. He specializes in the keyboard music of Olivier Messiaen and has written extensively on the subject. He serves as music director at All Saints’ Church in Windsor, Ontario. Giovannetti is professor of oboe at Brigham Young University. She is a member of the renowned Essex Winds ensemble, which was nominated for the Juno Award in 1997 and records extensively for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
- Saturday, November 10, 2018
- 2:00pm - 3:30pm
- Woods Gallery