Tempest Trio to kick of UI Auditorium Chamber Music Series

The Tempest Trio, including pianist Alon Goldstein, violinist Ilya Kaler and cellist Amit Peled, will kick off the Auditorium Chamber Music Series on Tuesday at the University of Idaho.

The Trio recently was compared by critics to the legendary "Million Dollar Trio" of Arthur Rubinstein, Gregor Piatigorsky, and Jascha Heifetz, according to UI’s website.

The chamber music series presents concerts by performers from around the world, bringing the musicians to university and public school classrooms and communities on the Palouse, according to the school’s website.

The 2021-22 season includes:

Tempest Trio, Tuesday.

The Baltimore Consort, Nov. 16.

Invoke, Jan. 27.

Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, April 5.

Concerts are held at 7:30 p.m. in the UI Auditorium in the Administration Building. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door beginning at 6:30 p.m. if the concert is not sold out. The cost for individual concerts is $10 for students, $20 for seniors 60 and older and $25 for general admission. Youth 12 and younger are free with the purchase of one adult ticket.