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Arts & Entertainment - February 15, 2013

Trio to perform classics

THIS SHOW HAS BEEN CANCELED (Feb. 20, 2013) The Bonfiglio-Bedrossian-Cho Trio will present a concert of classic works at 2 p.m., Sunday, March 3, at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 1893 N. Vasco Road in Livermore. The program will include "Trio," op. 11, by Ludwig van Beethoven; "Fantasy Trio," op. 26, by Robert Muczynski; "Eight Pieces," op. 83, nos. 2, 6, and 4, by Max Bruch; and "Trio in A minor," op. 114, by Johannes Brahms. Admission to the concert is by free-will donation (suggested amount $15-$25) at the door beginning one hour before the concert. Early arrival is recommended, as seating is limited to approximately 100.

Trio members are clarinetist Joseph Bonfiglio, who teaches part time at Chabot College and Ingram and Brauns Musik Shoppe in Pleasanton. He earned a Bachelor of Music degree at the Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University and a Master of Music degree at the Juilliard School.

Cellist Peter Bedrossian holds both A.B. and Ph.D. degrees in physics from Harvard University and is on staff at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. He has served as principal cellist with the Tassajara Symphony, the Livermore Valley Opera and the Livermore-Amador Symphony, and plays with the Berkeley Symphony and the Fremont Symphony.

Pianist Sang Yoon Cho received a diploma for piano performance from Chopin Academy of Music in Warsaw, Poland, and her Professional Study Diploma (PSD) from San Francisco Conservatory of Music.

A reception with the opportunity to meet the artists will follow the concert. A portion of the proceeds of the concert will benefit Hope Hospice.


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