Nights of Classical Music at the Gennadius Library

Date: 
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 20:30 to Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 22:30
Location: 
ASCSA, Cotsen Hall, Anapiron Polemou 9
Event Description: 

Nights of Classical Music at the Gennadius Library

Wednesday, September 18

Piano Recital

Janice Carissa, piano

Capriccio sopra la lontananza del fratello dilettissimo, BWV 992

(“Capriccio for the departure of his most beloved brother”)                                    Johann Sebastian Bach

                                                                                                                                       (1685–1750)

Sonata No. 6 in D major, K. 284                                                                     Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Allegro                                                                                                                             (1756–1791)

Rondeau en polonaise

Tema con variazione

Prelude and Fugue in E Minor, Op. 35                                                                        Felix Mendelssohn

                                                                                                                                       (1809-1847)

Vier Klavierstücke, Op. 119                                                                                         Johannes Brahms

Intermezzo: Adagio                                                                                                           (1833–1897)

Intermezzo: Andantino un poco agitato

Intermezzo: Grazioso e giocoso

Rhapsodie: Allegro risoluto                                                                                                             

Hungarian Rhapsody No. 15, “Rákóczi March,” S.244/15, in A minor                                        Franz Liszt

                                                                                                                                           (1811-1886)

 

Thursday, September 19

Vocal Recital

Elizabeth Reiter, soprano

Dennis Chmelensky, baritone

Mikael Eliasen, piano

Program to be announced from stage

 

Friday, September 20

Instrumental Chamber Music

Pamela Frank, violin

Chase Park, cello

Janice Carissa, piano

Variations on “Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen” from Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte, WoO 46                       

                                                                                                                           Ludwig van Beethoven

                                                                                                                                   (1770–1827)

Sonata                                                                                                                             Maurice Ravel

Allegro                                                                                                                         (1875–1937)

Très vif

Lent

Vif, avec entrain      

Trio No. 2 in C minor, Op. 66                                                                                      Felix Mendelssohn

Allegro energico e con fuoco                                                                                          (1809–1847)

Andante espressivo

Scherzo: Molto allegro quasi presto

Finale: Allegro appassionato

Saturday September 21

Farewell Concert, Mixed Chamber Music

Elizabeth Reiter, soprano

Dennis Chmelensky, baritone

Pamela Frank, violin

Chase Park, cello

Janice Carissa, piano

Mikael Eliasen, piano

 

Piano Four Hands

“Farewell Thou Noisy Town,” from Welsh Songs, WoO 155                                    Ludwig van Beethoven

                                                                                                                               (1770-1827)

“Wer solche Buema afipackt,” from Songs of Various Nationalities, WoO 158a

“The kiss, dear maid, thy lip has left,” from Irish Songs, WoO 153

“What Shall I do to shew how much I love her?,” from Irish Songs, WoO152

Dennis Chmelensky, baritone

Pamela Frank, violin

Chase Park, cello

Mikael Eliasen, piano

"Willkommen und Abschied," D. 767                                                                                Franz Schubert

                                                                                                                                          (1797–1828)

"Der Wanderer," D. 649

"An Emma," D. 113

“Auf der Bruck,” D. 853

Dennis Chmelensky, baritone

Mikael Eliasen, piano

 

Aftermath                                                                                                                     Ned Rorem (‘44)

      The Drum                                                                                                                           (b. 1923)

Tygers of Wrath

The Fury of the Aerial Bombardment

The Park

Sonnet LXIV

On His Seventy-Fifth Birthday

Grief

Remorse for Any Death

Losses

Then

Dennis Chmelensky, baritone

Pamela Frank, violin

Chase Park, cello

Mikael Eliasen, piano

 

 

Program subject to change

Admission is free.Tickets will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis beginning an hour before each concert. Attendees are encouraged to arrive early as we expect high demand.