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Historical Piano Concerts Series
at the
Ashburnham Community Church
Sunday, June 8, 2008 at 4: 00 p.m.

Simon Tedeschi, piano 
with Jacob A. Cooper, lyric baritone
(Click on name for Bio)


Piano Solo Works

No. 6  Sonetto 123 del Petrarca  (1838-1849)
Années de pélerinage, Vol.II “Italie”, S. 161
Franz Liszt
No. 1  En bateau  (1888-1889)
Petite Suite (originally for piano four-hands; arranged for solo piano by Henri Büsser in 1907)
Claude Debussy
Prelude in g#   Op. 32, No. 12  (1910)
Elégie  Op. 3, No. 1  (1892)
Sergei Rachmaninoff
Viper’s Drag  (1935 ?)
Alligator Crawl  (1924)
Ain’t Misbehavin’  (1929)
Fats Waller
In Dahomey: Cakewalk  (1903-1909)
(based on tunes by Will Marion Cook & Arthur Pryor)
Percy Grainger



Six Chansons Villageoises  (1942)
(poems by Maurice Fombeure)
Francis Poulenc
Quatre mélodies  (1884) Gabriel Fauré
Fleur jetée
Le pays des rêve
Les roses d'Ispahan
Don Quichotte à Dulcinée   (1932-3)
(lyrics by Paul Morand (1845-1924); after three orchestral chansons)
Maurice Ravel

Piano by Erard, Paris, 1893

All pianos played in the concerts are from The Frederick Collection

Ashburnham Community Church: Main Street (Rte. 12) at Chapel Street

Admission: $10.00 /adult (children and students, free)

The building is wheelchair accessible.

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