Date(s) - March 16, 2015
OU Performing Arts presents: Simply Three
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Baker Center Theater
Contact: Andrew Holzaepfel
March 16, 2015
Old School Training. New School Sound.
Hailed by the Boston Philharmonic, “They’ve got what it takes” says it all for this new and invigorating string trio. Comprised of violinist Alex Weill, cellist Zack Clark, and bassist Nicholas Villalobos, Simply Three is redefining string music. Each musician has won numerous awards, trained with world-renowned artists, and performed with symphonies across the nation.
Simply Three came together in 2010, blending innovative arrangements of classical music with today’s popular songs. In 2011 they released their first self-published album, which sold worldwide. In 2012, they were awarded a grant from Arizona State University in support of publishing their arrangements and creating educational videos.
Simply Three is dedicated to enhancing the classical music experience and educating the next generation of musicians. Their commitment to education and fresh approach to fusing pop and classical music have inspired thousands of young audiences across the nation. By incorporating their classical virtuosity and captivating style they have created a renewed excitement for instrumental music. Their innovative programming in includes original songs by Adele, Coldplay, Gotye, Puccini, and even original compositions. In addition to fusing classical and pop music, they dazzle their audiences with virtuosic flair, including high-energy fiddle music, music of the opera, and original compositions.
Baker Center Theatre
$5 – Student
$8 – Senior
$10 – General
Baker Center Theater