Gabriel Chamber Ensemble performs
ANDREW LEIBENGUTH/TIMES NEWS Simon Maurer, talks to the crowd, while Anita Gordon, sits at the piano. Also pictured is Julie Askernia, page turner.
The Gabriel Chamber Ensemble (GCE), based in New Ringgold, performed recently at the Jerusalem Lutheran Church in Schuylkill Haven.
The performance consisted of Beethoven's "Spring" Sonata - Allegro for Violin and Piano; Ravel Noctuelles from Miroirs for Piano; Schubert Piano Trio Op. 99 - Andante un poco mosso; Mozart Duo for Violin and Viola, K. 424 - Adagio and Allegro; and Fauré Piano Quartet in C minor, Op. 15.
The next performance of the ensemble, which is celebrating its 23rd year, will be Sunday, April 7 at 3 p.m. at the church.
Named after Gabriel Fauré for its rendition of the composer's piano quartets, the ensemble routinely entertains audiences with traditional works, including those by Ornstein, Widor, Strauss, Saint-Saens.
For more information, go to www.gabrielensemble.org.