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FREDERICK HISTORIC PIANO COLLECTION

Historical Piano Concerts Series
at the
Ashburnham Community Church
Sunday, June 7, 2009 at 4: 00 p.m.


Elaine Greenfield and Janice Meyer Thompson The Transcontinental Duo
Elaine Greenfield and
Janice Meyer Thompson,  pianists
(Click on name for Bio)

Program

Petite suite   (1889) Claude Debussy
(1862-1918)
En bateau
Cortège
Menuet
Ballet
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Ma mère l'Oye (Mother Goose)   (1908)
Cinq pièces enfantines pour piano à quatre mains
Maurice Ravel
(1875-1937)
Pavane de la Belle au bois dormant (Sleeping Beauty)
Petit Poucet  (Tom Thumb)
Laideronnette, Impératrice des Pagodes (Empress of the Pagodes)
Les entretiens de la Belle et de la Bête
(Conversation of Beauty and the Beast)
Le jardin féerique  (The Fairy Garden)
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Jeux d'enfants (Children's Games)    (1870) Georges Bizet
(1838-1875)
La toupie   (The top)
La poupée  (The doll)
Les chevaux de bois  (The merry-go-round)
Trompette et tambour  (The bugler & drummer)
Colin-Maillard  (Blindman's buff)
Petit mari, petite femme  (Little husband, little wife)
Le Bal  (The ball)

Intermission


Six épigraphs antiques   (1915) Debussy
1. Pour  invoquer Pan, dieu du vent d'été.
2. Pour un tombeau sans nom.
3. Pour que la nuit soit propice.
4. Pour la danseuse aux crotales.
5. Pour l'Égyptienne.
6. Pour remercier la pluie au matin.
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Dolly suite, Op. 56    (1893) Gabriel Fauré
(1845-1924)
Berceuse
Mi-a-ou
Jardin de Dolly
Kitty-valse
Tendresse
Pas Espagnol

Piano by Erard, Paris, 1877

All pianos played in the concerts are from The Frederick Collection.

Unless otherwise stated, concerts are held at the 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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