Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Virtuoso Eroica Trio is at pivotal career point.(Final)

Byline: Joanne Sheehy Hoover For the Journal



For the final weekend of its 62nd June Music Festival, Chamber Music Albuquerque has brought back the all-female Eroica Trio. Friday night's concert at the Simms Performing Arts Center had something old and new, both in terms of the music played and the development of this talented trio of performers.

The three made as stunning a physical impression as ever: pianist Erika Nickrenz the tall blond Amazon, violinist Adela Pena like a petite, dark-haired ascetic, and cellist Sara Sant'Ambrogio with the natural good looks of the girl next door. Friday night they swept onto the stage, dramatic in red sheath dresses and high black heels. …

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