March 24th, 2018 8:00 pm at Battelle Auditorium

Sarah Kwak, violin
Nancy Ives, cello
Susan Chan, piano


Piano Trio No. 39 in G Major, Hob. XV/25 "Gypsy" Franz Joseph Haydn
Piano Trio in G Minor, Op. 17 Clara Schumann
Trio No. 2 in C Major for Piano, Violin and Cello, Op. 87 Johannes Brahms

About the Musicians

The Rose City Trio is a recently founded piano trio in Portland. Its members consist of violinist Sarah Kwak, cellist Nancy Ives, and pianist Susan Chan, who have performed nationally and internationally as soloists and chamber musicians in various groups, and whose performances have received critical acclaim. Sarah Kwak and Nancy Ives are currently the Concertmaster and Principal Cello of the Oregon Symphony, and Susan Chan serves as Associate Professor of Music and Piano Area Coordinator at Portland State University. The Trio has been performing in various venues in Portland, including Portland State University and on the Classical Up Close Series of the Oregon Symphony.