An Exciting Collaboration Between Words and Music

On January 16, 2012 at the Oracle Club in NYC, the Trio presented an exciting collaboration with author Susannah Cahalan eading from her stunning new memoir "Brain on Fire" praised by Booklist as one of 2012's Top 10 Science and Health book picks. Between readings, the Trio performed Shostakovich's intense Piano Trio No. 2, op. 67.

FROM THE BOOK DESCRIPTION: "One day in 2009, twenty-four-year-old Susannah Cahalan woke up alone in a strange hospital room, strapped to her bed, under guard, and unable to move or speak....In this swift and breathtaking narrative, Susannah tells the astonishing true story of her inexplicable descent into madness and the brilliant, lifesaving diagnosis that nearly didn’t happen."