The Gryphon Trio is performing a concert tonight in the Concert Hall of the former Holy Rosary School/Sala Koncertowa in Cedar as part of the Leelanau Summer Music Festival. Violinist Annalee Patipatanakoon, cellist Roman Borys and pianist Jamie Parker talked with Kate Botello and performed works of Beethoven and Astor Piazzolla.
The Toronto-based trio has been together for twenty four years, tours worldwide, and has seventeen recordings and seventy-five commissions under their collective belts so far. They're also responsible for a comprehensive student outreach program, "Listen Up!", encouraging creativity in young people through music and the arts. In short, as they said in the interview, "We're busy!"