Concert Schedule and Program

    April 26, 2019 @ 5:00 pm    
    INVITATION TO THE DANCE                                                                 
    Location: Church of the Red Rocks - suggested donation $20
    Opening of the Fourth Piano on the Rocks International Festival



    Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)
            3 Sonatas
            
Cynthia Raim, piano

    Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
            Six Variations in F major Op.34
            Cynthia Raim, piano
 
    Federico Garcia Lorca (1898-1936)
            Canciones Espanolas Antiguas
            Zorongo
            Anda, Jaleo
            El Cafe de Chinitas
            Carla Canales, mezzo soprano
            Sandrine Erdely-Sayo, piano

    Strauss/Schulz-Evler
            Arabesques on the "Blue Danube"
            Vasco Dantas, piano

    
Intermission

    Angel Villoldo (1861-1919)
            El Choclo, Tango for piano four hands
            Arranged by Kyoko Yamamoto
            Sandrine Erdely-Sayo and  Vasco Dantas, piano four hands

    Georges Bizet (1838-1875)
            Les Tringles/Gypsy Song from Carmen
            Carla Canales, mezzo Soprano
            
Cynthia Raim, piano

    Andrew Rudin (b.1939)
            Kleine Geburtstagswalzer
            Cynthia Raim and Sandrine Erdely-Sayo, piano

    
Sandrine Erdely-Sayo (b.1968)
    The Tar
antella of the Tarentula
           
 Sandrine Erdely-Sayo, piano; Elizabeth Peña, narrator

    Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849)
            Grande Valse Brillante in E flat major - Op. 18
            Valse in G flat major - Op. 70 No. 1
            Trois Écossaises - Op. 72 No. 3
            Polonaise in F sharp minor - Op.44
            Sandrine Erdely-Sayo, piano

    April 28, 2019,  3:00 pm
    All TIME FAVORITES
        Location: United Methodist Church
    Suggested donation $20   


                          
    Andrew Rudin
(b.1939)
            Ouverture / Rondo for Two Pianos
            Sandrine Erdely-Sayo, piano1; Cynthia Raim, piano 2       

    Jean Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
            Concerto in F minor
            Sandrine Erdely-Sayo, piano 1; Cynthia Raim, piano 2

    Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-1787)
            Che faro senza Euridice, from Orfeo
            Carla Canales, mezzo soprano
            
Vasco Dantas, piano

    Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
           
 Stride la vampa, from Il Trovatore             
            
Carla Canales, mezzo soprano
            
Vasco Dantas, piano

    Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880)
            Barcarolle, The Tales of Hoffman
            Barbara Di  Toro, soprano; Carla Canales, mezzo soprano
            
Cynthia Raim, piano

   Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943)
            Vocalise        
            Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43, variation 18
            Vasco Dantas, piano
 
    Intermission

    Piano on the Rocks Young Artist Award - Samuel Xu

    Johannes Brahms
(1833 - 1897)
            
Seven fantasies - Op. 116
            Cynthia Raim, piano      

    Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
            Liebestraum, Nocturne No.3 in A-Flat Major
            Sandrine Erdely-Sayo, piano

     Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
     Brief remarks about the piece by Dr. Carl Schmidt

             Sonata for two pianos
            Sandrine Erdely-Sayo, piano 1; Cynthia Raim, piano 2      



    April 27, 2019 @ 3:00pm
    SOUNDS OF NATURE IN A MUSICAL UNIVERSE
    Location: United Methodist Church
    Suggested donation $20



    John Villar
            Prayer from Earth (Cycle of songs)
            Carla Canales, mezzo soprano; Sandrine Erdely-Sayo, piano

    Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
            Jeux d'Eau
            Vasco Dantas, piano

    
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
            La Cathedrale Engloutie
            Ce qu'a vu le Vent d'Ouest
            
Vasco Dantas, piano

    Gioachino  Rossini (1792-1868)
          Cat Duet
          Carla Canales, mezzo soprano and Barbara Di Toro, soprano - Vasco Dantas, piano

    Intermission  

    Anna Rubin (b.1946)
            For the Love of Bees
              Swarm
              Sting
              Honeyamber
              Limits of the Comb
            Sandrine Erdely-Sayo, piano; Anna Rubin, narrator

    Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908) (arr. Sergei Rachmaninoff)
            Flight of the Bumble Bee
           
 Sandrine Erdely-Sayo, piano

     Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959)
            Bachianas Brasileiras No 5
            Barbara Ditoro, soprano; Sandrine Erdely-Sayo, piano

    Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
            Children's Corner
            Cynthia Raim, piano

    Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
            Waldesrauschen - Forest Murmurs
            Cynthia Raim, piano
c o n c e r t s
April 26-28, 2019