The fabulous trio of John McDonald (piano), Scott Woolweaver (viola) and myself (girl singer). We perform mostly music written for us–all 21st century–and also do improvisations at the end of most concerts. Since 2004.

Mockingbird Trio in Jamaica Plain
JPconcerts.org
Thursday February 10, 2011
7:00pm
$10 suggested donation

Songs about daily life: raccoons in the garbage, messy houses, pets, running late, and of course, love.
Music by Francine Trester, premieres by John McDonald and yours truly, French songs of last century by Charles Martin Loeffler (friend of Isabel Stewart Gardner) and others.
The Trio: Elizabeth Anker, contralto (and piano)
Scott Woolweaver, viola
John McDonald, piano

Save the date: the trio concludes our JP concerts season with the premiere of Francine Trester’s new OPERA:
334 Bunnies
Based on a true story of an eccentric woman who is visited by a policeman intent on shutting down her menagerie.
A lovely, tuneful one-act opera with Philip Lima and Elizabeth Anker, and a trio in the pit, our group plus the composer on violin. With stage set by Lisa French.
Saturday May 7, 2011, 4:00pm at St. John’s Church, Jamaica Plain.
Repeated at Longy School of Music on Thursday June 9 in the evening.

Mockingbird Trio in Jamaica Plain
JPconcerts.org
Saturday November 20, 2010
4:00pm

One lovely hour of chamber music–songs about birds and nature by Francine Trester, John McDonald, and 2 new songs by me!
Suggested donation: $10
We’re doing a series at this lovely church.
St. John’s Episcopal, 7 Revere Street at Roanoke in Jamaica Plain.
Come back in February for Domestic Affairs and in May for the world premiere of “334 Bunnies” by Fran Trester with Phil Lima, baritone and yours truly.

And here’s our new art, by Lisa French:

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