The Olympus Piano Trio
November 5, 2015, at Merkin Concert Hall at the Kaufman Music Center
The Hellenic-American Cultural Foundation presented in concert The Olympus Piano Trio – Pianist Konstantine Valianatos, Violinist Regi Papa, and Cellist Benjamin Capps. The program featured music from four different countries – an international sampling of works for piano trio: Russian, French, Greek and German. In addition to pieces by Mendelssohn, Rachmaninoff and Ravel, the program included the New York premier of Christos Hatzis’ Odd World, a contemporary work with traditional Greek dance rhythms. A reception followed the performance.