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Historical Piano Concerts Series
at the
Ashburnham Community Church

Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 4: 00 p.m.

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

Of Birds and Water
 Franz Liszt’s Influence on the Impressionists

Rhapsodie espagnole     S.254, R.90  (Spanish  Rhapsody)  (1863)
Franz Liszt

Légendes I: St.  François d'Assise "La prédication aux oiseaux"     S. 175/1 (c.1863) Liszt
"Après une lecture du Dante" Fantasia quasi Sonata   (from Années de pèlerinage II)    S.161/7  (late 1830s) Liszt


Reflets dans l'eau   (from Images, Book I)  (1904-1905) 

Claude  Debussy
Les jeux d'eau a la Villa d'Este    (from Années de pèlerinage III)  S. 163/4  (1877) Liszt
Jeux d'eau

Maurice Ravel
Oiseaux tristes  (from Miroirs)   (1904-05) Ravel
Mephisto Walzer No. 1, Episode: “der Tans in der Dorfschenke" aus Lenau's "Faust   (pub. 1862)
(Mephisto Waltz No. 1, Interlude: The Dance in the Inn” from Lenau's Faust)

Piano by Erard, Paris, 1877

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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