Itamar Zorman, violin
Michael Katz, cello
Liza Stepanova, piano
The Lysander Piano Trio was formed at The Juilliard School in New York in 2009 and takes its name from Shakespeare’s: A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Winners of the Concert Artists Guild Competition, the Bronze Medal at the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, the Coleman Chamber Ensemble Competition and the C. Arriaga Chamber Music Competition, this Trio has performed extensively in major centers across North America. Highlights include performances at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Centre and the Kennedy Centre, as well as and numerous chamber music series.
The trio is pro-active in commissioning new works and creating programs that mix the music of the day with well-loved master works. The members of the trio are all accomplished soloists, maintaining busy performing schedules in Europe and North America.
The trio’s debut album, After a Dream (CAG Records) was highly acclaimed for its “polished and spirited interpretations” -The New York Times