2015 / 2016 Season Archive

Alexander Melnikov

  • Schubert - Fantasie In C Major, Op. 15, D. 760 (Wanderer-fantasie)
  • Schubert - Three Piano Pieces, D. 946
  • Shostakovich - 24 Preludes and Fugues, Op. 87, Nos 1 - 24

Lise de la Salle

  • Beethoven - Sonata No. 3 in C Major, Op. 2
  • Ravel - Gaspard de la nuit
  • Debussy - 6 Preludes: Les sons et les parfums tournent dans l'air du soir, Les fées sont d'exquises danseuses, La fille aux cheveux de lin, Danseuses de Delphes, Ce qu'a vu le vent d'ouest
  • Brahms - Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24
  • J.S. Bach - Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903
  • J.S. Bach (arr. Busoni) - Nun komm' der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659
  • J.S. Bach (arr. Liszt) - Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 543
  • J.S. Bach (arr. Busoni) - Ich ruf' zu dir, BWV 639
  • Brahms - Two Rhapsodies, Op. 79 Nos. 1 and 2
  • Brahms - Theme and Variations in D minor, Op. 18b (transcription of Septet, Op. 18)
  • R. Schumann - Fantasy in C Major, Op. 17
  • ENCORE Bach / Busoni - Je Vous Invoque, Seigneur, BWV 639; Rachmaninov - Etude Tableau in C minor, Op. 39, No. 1

Charlie Albright

  • Janácek - Piano Sonata ('Zulice, 1X 05' From the Street 1 October, 1905)
  • Beethoven - 15 Variations and Fugue in E-flat Major on an original theme Eroica Variations, Op. 35
  • Chopin - Etudes, Op. 25
  • Menotti - Ricercare and Toccata on a Theme from The Old Maid and the Thief
  • Chopin - Variations on La ci darem la mano, Op. 2
  • Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition
  • ENCORE Schumann/Liszt - Widmung; Mozart - Rondo alla turca; Christmas Medlet (a a Liberance); Chopin - Etdue, Op. 25, No. 3 in F Major

Nareh Arghamanyan

  • J.S. Bach - Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
  • Makar Ekmalian / Arghamanyan - Two Sharakans
  • Pärt - Für Alina
  • Babajanyan / Arghamanyan - Aria Vocalise, Call me, Andante 
  • Komitas / Andreasian - Selected works from 6 Songs: Garun a, Hov Areq, Hoy Nazan
  • Komitas / Arghamanyan - Hommage à Komitas
  • Dellalian - Dedicated to Komitas
  • Stravinsky / Agosti - Three Pictures from The Firebird Suite
  • R. Schumann - Faschingsschwank aus Wien, Op. 26
  • Brahms - 3 Intermezzi, Op. 117
  • Medtner - from Vergessene Weisen, Op. 38
  • Rachmaninov / Wild* - Cease the Singing, Op. 4, No. 4*;Lilacs, op. 21, No. 5; Sorrow in Springtime, Op. 21, No. 12*; Daisies, Op 38, No. 3; Dreams, Op. 38, No. 5*; Vocalise,, Op34, No. 14*
  • Gershwin / Wild - The Man I Love; Embraceable You
  • Balakirev - Islamey
  • ENCORE Strauss/Grunfeld - Soiree de Vienne, Paraphrase on Fldermaus

Joseph Moog

  • J. S. Bach - Italian Concert, BWV 971
  • Chopin - Piano Sonata No. 3, Op. 58
  • Liszt - Deux Legendes, S. 175
  • Liszt - Les jeez d'eau à la Villa d'Este, from Années de Pèlerinage III, S. 163
  • Liszt - Hexameron Grandes variations de bravoure sur la marche des Puritains de Bellini, S. 392
  • Tchaikovsky - Grand Sonata in G Major, op. 37
  • Debussy - L'Isle Joyeuse, L. 106
  • Debussy - Trois Image Oubliées, L. 87
  • Godowsky - Symphonic Metamorphosis on Johann Strauss' Die Fledermaus
  • ENCORE Scarlatti - Pastorale (arr. Tausig); Trenet - En avril, à Paris (arr. Weissenberg); Gershwin - S'Wonderful (arr. Moog)

Murray Perahia

  • Haydn - Variations in F minor, Hob. XVI: 6
  • W.A. Mozart - Sonata No. 8 in A minor
  • Brahms - Ballade in G minor, Op. 118, No. 3; Intermezzo in C Major, Op. 119, No. 1; Intermezzo in E minor, Op. 119, No. 2; Intermezzo in A Major, Op. 118, No. 2; Capriccio in D minor, Op. 116, No. 1
  • Betthoven - Piano Sonata in B-flat Major, Op. 106 "Hammerklavier"

Rising Stars

Justin Bartlett

  • J.S. Bach - French Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 816
  • Takemitsu - Rain Tree Sketch II
  • Johanson - Eternal Gardens
  • Szymanowski - Rantris le Buffon (from Masques)
  • Shostakovich - Prelude and Fugue No. 24 in D minor, Op. 87

Henry Kramer

  • Chopin - Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 35
  • Crumb - Nocturne for Solo Piano
  • Chopin - Nocturne in D-flat Major, Op. 27, No. 2
  • Brahms - Variation on a Theme by Paganini, Op. 35 (Books I and II)

Bolai Cao

  • Scarlatti - Piano Sonata in D mino, K. 9
  • Scarlatti - Piano Sonata in C Major, K. 159
  • Scarlatti - Piano Sonata in B minor, K. 87
  • Scarlatti - Piano Sonata in D Major, K. 29
  • Johnson - Essercizi
  • Chopin - Etudes Op. 10, Nos. 1, 3, 5, 6, 2, 4
  • Liszt - Reminiscences de Don Juan

Tina Chong

  • C. Schumann - Nocturne Op. 6, No. 2 from Soiress Musicales
  • Zipperer Gaskins - Nocturne for the Yearning
  • Ravel - Scarbo (from Gaspard de la Nuit)
  • Prokofiev - Sonata No. 6 in A Major, Op. 82

Summer Festival 2016

Nadejda Vlaeva

  • Rameau/Godowsky - Sarabande in E Major; Minuet in A minor; Gigue in E minor; Elegie in E minor; Tambourin in E minor
  • Bortkiewicz - Fantasy Pieces, Op. 61
  • Drozdoff - Reves; Scherzo-Valse
  • Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsody No. 9, S. 244/9

Justin Bartlett with Alex Kerr (violin), Sarah Kwak (violin), Charles Noble (viola), Nancy Ives (cello) and Jason Schooler (bass)

  • Bach (trans. Busoni) - Concerto No. 1 in D minor, BWV 1052
  • Liszt - Malédiction, S. 121

Alexander Kobrin

  • Scriabin - Sonata Quasi una Fantasia, Op. 19
  • Rachmaninov - Études-Tableaux, Op. 39
  • Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 11 (with Alex Kerr, Sarah Kwak, Charles Noble and Nancy Ives)

Arnaldo Cohen

  • Liszt - Romance Oubliée (Charles Noble, viola)
  • de Sarasate - Introduction and Tarantella, Op. 43 (Sarah Kwak, violin)
  • Chopin - Polonaise Brilliante, Op. 3 (Nancy Ives, cello)
  • Brahms - Sonatensatz (Alex Kerr, violin)
  • Strauss, Jr. (trans. Grünfeld) - Soirée de Vienne, Op. 56
  • Brahms - Piano Quintet, Op. 34, Mvmt 1: Allegro non troppo (Kerr, Kwak, Noble and Ives)

Charlie Albright

  • Schubert - 4 Impromptus, Op. 90, D. 899
  • Liszt - Étude No. 3 in G-sharp minor, S. 141/3 "La Campanella"
  • Schumann (trans. Liszt) - Widmung
  • Schulz-Evler - Concert Arabesques on Theme from On the Beautiful Blue Danube
  • Chopin - Andante spianato et Grande polonaise brillante, Op. 22 (with Alex Kerr, Sarah Kwak, Charles Noble and Nancy Ives)

Bolai Cao

  • Chopin - Nocturne in B-flat minor, Op. 9, No. 1
  • Chopin- Trios Nouvelles études pour la méthode de Moscheles & Fétis, B. 130
  • Chopin - 12 Études, Op. 10
  • Haydn - Sonata in C Major, Hob. XVI:48
  • Chopin - 12 Études, Op. 25

Donald Manildi

  • Pieces by Daquin, Paderewski, Godowsky, Scriabin, Gottschalk, Rachmaninov, Poulenc, Ravel, Saint-Saens and others