Mayfest 2012

 

Guest Artists

Ariana Kim, violin
Katherine Murdock, viola
Zvi Plesser, cello
Xiao-Dong Wang, violin

Program I:

Sunday, May 20, 3:00 PM, Milstein Hall
Stark: Red Ochre for violin and electronics (Premiere) (Kim, Stark)
Bach: Keyboard Concerto in D Minor, BWV 1052 (Lee, Waterbury, Kim, Wang, Plesser)
Allegro
Adagio
Allegro


Klein: String Trio (Kim, Wang, Plesser)
Allegro
Variations on a Moravian theme
Molto vivace

Rachmaninoff: from All-Night Vigil (“Vespers”), op. 37
I. Priidite, poklonimsia (Come, Let Us Worship)
V. Nïne otpushchayeshï (Nunc Dimittis)
VI. Bogoroditse Devo (Ave Maria)
IX. Blagosloven yesi, Ghospodi (Blessed art Thou, O Lord)

Scott Tucker, conductor
Cornell University Chorus
John Rowehl, assistant conductor
Cornell University Glee Club
Amit Giltuz, assistant conductor

Program II:

Monday, May 21, 8:00 PM, Barnes Hall
“Three Generations of Cornell Pianists”
Hummel: Sonata No. 3 in F-Minor ,  op. 20 (Bilson)
Allegro moderato
Adagio maestoso
Presto
Schubert: Sonata in F Minor, D. 625 (Bilson)
Allegro
Adagio
Allegro


Adès: Traced Overhead, op. 15 (Zhou)
Sursum –
Aetheria –
Chori
Schumann: Sonata No. 2 in G Minor, op. 22 (Yampolsky)
Vivacissimo: So rasch wie möglich
Andantino
Scherzo: Sehr rasch und markiert
Rondo: Presto

Program III:

Tuesday, May 22, 8:00 PM, Barnes Hall
Ives: Largo for clarinet, violin, and piano (Faria, Kim, Zhou)
Beethoven: String Trio in C Minor, op. 9, no. 3 (Wang, Murdock, Plesser)
Allegro con spirito
Adagio con espressione
Scherzo: Allegro molto e vivace
Finale: Presto

Bizet: Jeux d’Enfants for piano four-hands (Moseley, Bjerken)
La toupie (The Top)
La poupée (The Doll)
Trompette et tambour (Trumpet and Drum)
Les quatre coins (Puss in the Corner)
Le volant (The Shuttlecock)
Le bal (The Ball)
Shostakovich: Piano Trio No. 2 (Wang, Plesser, Yampolsky)
Andante – Moderato
Allegro con brio
Largo
Allegretto

Program IV:

Wednesday, May 23, 8:00 PM, Barnes Hall
Janacek: Violin Sonata (Kim, Yampolsky)
Bartok: Contrasts for clarinet, violin, and piano (Faria, Wang, Bjerken)

Brahms: Piano Quartet in A Major, op. 26 (Wang, Murdock, Plesser, Bjerken)