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Historical Piano Concerts Series
at the
Ashburnham Community Church
Sunday, September 26, 2010, at 4: 00 p.m.

Sima Kustanovich, piano
Julian Milkis, clarinet
(Click on names for Bio)



Etude in c# minor,  Op. 2, No. 3 Alexander  Scriabin
(1872 – 1915)
Arabesque for clarinet and piano,  Op. 24 Alexander  Taneyev
(1850 – 1918)
From “ The Seasons”, Op. 37 (1875-76) Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
(1840 – 1893)
October : Autumn song
  “Autumn, falling down on our orchard,
    the yellow leaves are flying in the wind.”
                                   (Aleksey N. Tolstoy)
April : Snowdrop
  “The blue, pure snowdrop–flower
    and near it the last snowdrops.
    The last tears over past griefs
    and the first dreams of another happiness.”
                                     (Apollon Maykov)
June : Barcarolle
  “Let us go to the shore ;
    there the waves will kiss our legs.
    With mysterious sadness
    The stars will shine down on us.”
                           (Aleksey N. Pleshcheyev)


Andante and Allegro   WoO
for clarinet and piano   (1881)
Ernest  Chausson
(1855 – 1899)
Sonata  for clarinet and piano, Op. 167 Camille Saint-Saëns
(1835 – 1921)
I. Allegretto
II. Allegro animato
III. Lento
IV. Molto allegro

Piano by Blüthner, Leipzig, 1877

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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