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Historical Piano Concerts Series
at the
Ashburnham Community Church

Sunday, May 24, 2015 at 4: 00 p.m.

Monica Tessitore, piano Monica Tessitore, piano
(Click on name for Bio)

Paulistanas, Obras 1.15/1-7 (S. Paulo, 1953)

Cláudio Santoro
No. 1  Lento
No. 3  Molemente chorosa
No. 5  Lento
A Prole do Bebê, No. 1 (1918)
    (Baby’s Family)
Heitor Villa-Lobos
1. Branquinha, a boneca de louça  (Pale porcelain doll)
2. Moreninha, a boneca de massa (Dusky little paper doll)
3. Caboclinha, a boneca de barro  (Little mestiza clay doll)
4. Mulatinha, a boneca de borracha  (Mulatta rubber doll)
5. Negrinha, a boneca de pau  (Little ebony wooden doll)
6. A pobrezinha, a boneca de trapo  (Poor little rag doll)
7. O polichinelo  (Punch doll)
8. A bruxa, a boneca de pano  (Burlap witch doll)
Danzas Argentinas, Op. 2 (1937)

Alberto Ginastera
1. Danza del viejo boyero (… of the old herdsman)
2. Danza de la moza donosa  (… of the lovely maiden)
3. Danza del gaúcho matrero (… of the arrogant gaucho)  Furiosamente y mordente


Sonatine (1903-05)

Maurice Ravel
1. Modéré
2. Mouvement de menuet
3. Animé
Iberia, Cuaderno 1 (1906)
Isaac Albéniz
1. Evocación
Iberia, Cuaderno 2 (1907) Isaac Albéniz
3. Triana

Piano by Erard, Paris, 1928

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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