Document Type

Grant Application

Project/Presentation Title

Guest Artist Lydia Forbes with Silver Duo


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Project Period

FY 2012-2013

Event Sponsor

Cultural Affairs/ Distinguished Lecture Series

Project Abstract/ Summary

Phillip and Noreen Silver will host violinist Lydia Forbes during the fall semester on the Silver Duo Recital in October The trio will be performing Brahms' Op. 8 Piano Trio in B major.

Lydia Forbes is an internationally renowned soloist and chamber music performer. She has concertized throughout Europe with Ensemble L'Archibudelli,Zephyr Kwartet, Het Schoenberg Ensemble, Sinfonietta Amsterdam, Osiris Trio, I Fiamminghi, and Ensemble Explorations. During this time, she recorded with some of the world's most prominent classical labels; Sony Classical, CNM, Harmonia Mundi, and as soloist with the Czech Radio Philharmonic for Vienna Modern Masters. She has also performed for festivals in Europe, Norway, Australia, New Zealand, and the U.S. Lydia has also served as concertmaster for Het Orkest van het Oosten in the Netherlands.