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Manhattan School of Music Livestream: The Piano and Our Global Community

Thursday October 29, 2020, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


The Lives of the Piano: 20th Season Concert: The Piano and Our Global Community

Presented by Lisa Yui (DMA ’05)

Celebrating the 20th season of the “Lives of the Piano Series,” presenting students, faculty, and friends of Manhattan School of Music. To watch, at the scheduled start time, browse to the event page at MSM.


François Morel (1926-2018): Étude de sonorité No. 2 (1954)
Performed by Lisa Yui

Drew Hemenger (b. 1968): from Four Places in New York (2002)
I. The Bell Tower at Riverside Church
II. Christopher Street
III. Union Square, September 14 (in memory of the victims of the World Trade Center attacks)
Performed by Jerry Wong

George Walker (1922-2018): Prelude and Caprice (1941-45)
Walker: Piano Sonata No. 5 (2003)
Performed by Jason Thomas

Marcos Balter (1974): Dreamcatcher (2018)
Performed by Ryan Bridge

Sergei Bortkiewicz (1877-1952): “The Rocks of Uch-Kosh” from Crimean Sketches (1908)
Performed by Pavel Gintov

Kara Karayev (1918-1982): “Eskiz” (Sketch)
Performed by Ali Mammadoff

Eduardo Caba (1890-1953): Leyenda Keshua (1938)
Caba: 2 Aires Indios (de Bolivia) (1943)
No. 3 Reposado muy expresivo – Danza poco alegre – 1er Tiempo
No. 9 Movido expresivo
Performed by Walter F. Aparicio

Lev “Ljova” Zhurbin (b. 1978): “Sirota” from Voices for piano and three historical recordings (2011)
Performed by Inna Faliks

Federico Ruiz (b.1948): Triptico Tropical (II. and III.)
Performed by Alejandro Guillen

Kosaku Yamada (1886-1965): from Pieces Dedicated to Scriabin (1917)
No. 1 Night Song
No. 2 Unforgettable Night in Moscow
Yamada: Sutra at Dawn (1916)
Performed by Makiko Hirata

Jon Batiste (b. 1986): The Gun Song/The Ballad of Booth (2019)
Performed by Anthony de Mare

Teresa Carreño (1853-1917): Elegie no.1 Plainte (1869)
Diana Franklin: Joropo (1991)
Performed by Kristhyan Benitez


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