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Historical Piano Concerts Series
at the
Ashburnham Community Church

Sunday, September 28, 2014 at 4: 00 p.m.

Amira Acre, piano Amira Acre, piano
(Click on name for Bio)

A Portrait of Franz Liszt

Première année de pèlerinage: Suisse, S.160 (1848-54)
6. Vallée d'Obermann

In keeping with Liszt’s fondness for revisiting his earlier works, this movement, S.160/6, in the first Années cycle is a rethinking of 4. Vallée d'Obermann, S.156/5, found in the precursor cycle, Album d’un voyageur (1837-38).
Six penseés poétiques (Six consolations), S.172 (1849-50) Liszt
1. Andante con moto (in E)
2. Un poco più mosso (in E)
3. Lento placido (in Db)
4. Quasi adagio (in Db)
5. Andantino (in E)
6. Allegretto sempre cantabile (in E)
Grand galop chromatique, in Eb, S.219 (1838)  


Sonata in b, S.178 (1853)  
Dedicated to Robert Schumann, who had dedicated his own Fantasie in C, Op. 17, to Liszt in 1836.

Piano by Streicher, Vienna, 1846

All pianos played in the concerts are from The Frederick Collection

Ashburnham Community Church: 84 Main Street (Rte. 12) at Chapel Street, Ashburnham, MA (GPS: 42.6359, -71.9083)

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

The building is wheelchair accessible.

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