All performances will proceed as planned, however, with cellist Lynn Harrell filling in for Mêªrk. The repertoire will remain as announced: Mozart's Piano Trio in C, K. 548, Shostakovich's Piano Trio No. 2 and Schubert's Piano Trio in E-flat major, D. 929.
The schedule for the tour is as follows:
Tuesday, October 24 - Akron, Ohio
Wednesday, October 25 - Chicago, Illinois
Friday, October 27 - Granville, Ohio
Sunday, October 29 - Vancouver, British Columbia
Monday, October 30 - Seattle, Washington
Wednesday, November 1 - Berkeley, California
Thursday, November 2 - Santa Clara, California
Friday, November 3 - Scottsdale, Arizona
Sunday, November 5 - New York, New York
A spokesperson for Mêªrk's management confirmed that he does expect to make his scheduled appearances in Philadelphia on November 24, 25 and 28 to perform Shostakovich's Cello Concerto No. 1 with the Philadelphia Orchestra under Christoph Eschenbach.