Performance Thursday, May 3, 2018 | 7:30 PM

Laureates of the Sphinx Competition

Zankel Hall
The Detroit-based Sphinx Organization is dedicated to transforming lives through the power of diversity in the arts. Featuring two of the nation’s leading black and Latino artists—who are also recent winners of the Sphinx Competition—this program includes dynamic solo and duo works.


  • Elena Urioste, Violin
  • Gabriel Cabezas, Cello
  • Xavier Foley, Bass
  • Tom Poster, Piano


  • SCHUMANN Fünf Stücke im Volkston, Op. 102
  • MESSIAEN Theme and Variations
  • BEACH Romance, Op. 23
  • GLIÈRE Intermezzo and Tarantella, Op. 9
  • XAVIER FOLEY Cranberry Juice (NY Premiere)
  • GABRIELLA SMITH New Work (NY Premiere)
  • RAVEL Piano Trio in A Minor
This performance is part of Chamber Sessions III.