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George Frederick and His Frenemies
Monday, September 18, 2017
Christ and St. Luke’s Church
7:30 PM

Opera arias G.F. Handel (1685-1759)
Sonata in G Minor for three flutes Johann Mattheson (1681-1750)
Opera arias Nicola Porpora (1686-1768)
Organ Concerto in F Major G.F. Handel

II
Schumann/Shostakovich

F. Ludwig Diehn Series in cooperation with the Norfolk Chamber Consort Guest Ensemble – Jasper String Quartet Monday, October 23, 2017 Chandler Recital Hall 8:00 PM Piano Quintet in E flat (1842) Robert Schumann (1810-1856) Piano Quintet in G Minor (1940) Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975)

III Lenny and His Friends

Featuring Cailin Gwaltney, Runner-up, the 2015 Lisa Relaford Coston Voice Competition Monday, January 29, 2018 Chandler Recital Hall 7:30 PM Halil: Nocturne for Flute, Percussion and Piano Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990) Portraits Virgil Thomson (1896-1989) Sonata for Two Pianos Paul Bowles (1910-1999) Sonata for Clarinet and Piano Aaron Copland (1900-1990) Songs Ned Rorem (b. 1923)

IV Teacher and His Two Students

Monday, April 23, 2018 Chandler Recital Hall 7:30 PM Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor Anton Arensky (1861-1906) 2 Poèmes, Op. 32 Alexander Scriabin (1871-1915) Piano Sonata No. 2, Op. 19 Alexander Scriabin Songs Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943) Suite No. 2 for Two Pianos Sergei Rachmaninoff

 

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1-2-3-4 Harpsichords

In Honor of Vernon A. McCart

Monday, October 1, 2018

Chandler Recital Hall

7:30 PM

Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue (c. 1717-1723)                                               J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

Concert Royal No. 4 in E Minor (1714)                                                      François Couperin (1668-1733)

Sonata in C Major for 2 Harpsichords (after 1766)                                         C.P.E. Bach (1714-1788)

Concerto for 3 Harpsichords and Orchestra in C Major (c. 1730)                      J.S. Bach

Concerto for 4 Harpsichords and Orchestra in C Major (c. 1730)                      Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)/J.S. Bach

 

II

Conversations through the Centuries

    F. Ludwig Diehn Series in cooperation with the Norfolk Chamber Consort

Guest Ensemble – Windscape

Andrey Kasparov and Oksana Lutsyshyn, pianists

Monday, November 12, 2018

Chandler Recital Hall

7:30 PM

Fantasy on a Fugue by J.S. Bach (1989)                                                      Lowell Liebermann (b. 1961)

Quintet in E-flat Major for Piano and Woodwinds, Op. 16 (1796-1797)            Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Adagio and Allegro in F Minor for Mechanical Organ (1790)                          Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Arr. by Mordechai Rechtman (b. 1926)

Wind Quintet No. 1 (1948)                                                                       Jean Françaix (1912-1997)

 

III

Some Funnies and Poems

Monday, February 4, 2019

Chandler Recital Hall

7:30 PM

 

Some Funnies and Poems for Narrator and Piano (1982)                                 Allan Blank (1925-2013)

Cabaret Songs (1963-1996)                                                                       William Bolcom (b. 1938)

Liebeslieder Polkas for Chorus and Piano, Five Hands                                   P.D.Q. Bach (1807-1742)?

 

IV

50th Anniversary Performance: Celebrating Artistic Diversity

Monday, April 29, 2019

Chandler Recital Hall

7:30 PM

 

Andante Spianato et Grande Polonaise Brilliante (1830-1835)                          Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1949)

Iberia, Book II (1907)                                                                               Isaac Albéniz (1860-1909)                                                                                                                           arr. for piano duo by Andrey Kasparov*

Concertino for Flute and Two Pianos (1952)                                                Germaine Tailleferre (1892-1983)

Sonata for Cello and Piano (2018)*                                                            Stephen Coxe (b. 1966)

 

* World Premiere