The Montrose Trio    Saturday, September 19, 2015 - 7:30pm at Mary Irwin Theatre, Rotary Centre For The Arts

Programme:    Haydn Trio in E maj., Hob. XV: 28;   Shostakovich Trio in E min., Op. 67;   Mendelssohn Trio in D min., Op. 49



Jon Kimura Parker, piano

Martin Beaver, violin

Clive Greensmith, cello 

A veteran of the international concert stage, Jon Kimura Parker has performed as guest soloist with the Philadelphia Orchestra at Carnegie Hall, toured Europe with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Andre Previn, and shared the stage with Jessye Norman at Berlin’s Philharmonie. A true Canadian ambassador of music, Mr. Parker has given command performances for Queen Elizabeth II, the U.S. Supreme Court, and the Prime Ministers of Canada and Japan.

Martin Beaver joined the Tokyo Quartet as first violinist in 2002. He has appeared with the Boston Chamber Music Society and Bargemusic, as well as at the Seattle Chamber Music Festival and the Ravinia Festival. As a soloist, Mr. Beaver has appeared with the San Francisco, Indianapolis, Montreal, and Toronto Symphonies, the National Orchestra of Belgium and the Portuguese Radio Orchestra, in addition to recitals in Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Tokyo, Brussels and London. 

Cellist Clive Greensmith was a member of the Tokyo Quartet for fourteen seasons. He has held the position of principal cellist of London's Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. As a soloist, he has appeared with the London Symphony Orchestra, the Royal Philharmonic, English Chamber Orchestra, Mostly Mozart Orchestra, Seoul Philharmonic, and the RAI Orchestra of Rome. He is currently on faculty at the Colburn Conservatory of Music in Los Angeles.

Opus 3 Artists