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Member Program - December 12, 2019

Date: 
Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 10:00am
Type: 
Music by Members
Location: 
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2080 Boulevard, West Hartford, CT
Admission: 
$5.00
Chair: 
Ginny Allen
Program: 

Meditation and Processional, composed in 1951 by Ernest Bloch, will be performed by Virginia Allen, viola, and Linda MacGougan, piano.  Virginia and Linda will also perform Evening at the Village and Slovak Peasant’s Dance, transcribed piano solos by Bartók.

Susan Mardinly, soprano, with Lean-Cheng Tan, piano, will sing Ravel’s Cinq Mélodies populaires grecques, folk songs from the Greek island of Chios off the coast of Turkey. These will be followed by Armenian Songs, by Komitas Vardapet.

Connie Hegarty, piano, explores the development of the nocturne in her performance of Nocturne in B-flat Major by John Field, Nocturne in C# Minor (Posthumous) by Chopin, and Nocturne, Op. 33 (Homage to John Field) by Samuel Barber. 

Finishing the program, Burak Göçer will present 3 flute solos:  Sonata Appassionata, Op. 14 by Sigfrid Karg-Elert, Pièce pour flûte seul by Jacques Ibert, and Image for flute solo by Eugène Bozza.