Pre-concert lecture by musicologist Charissa Noble, Ph.D., begins at 6:30 PM. Dr. Noble will discuss the extraordinary life, career, and legacy of Clara Schumann, one of the most influential female musicians of the 19th century.

Program:

 

Three Romances, Op. 21 (10’)

All Clara SCHUMANN

  1. Andante

(1819-1896)

  1. Allegretto: Sehr zart zu spielen

 

  1. Agitato

 

 

 

Selection from Four Pièces caractéristiques, Op. 5 (2’)

 

  1. Impromptu: Le Sabbat

 

 

 

Selections from Soirées musicales, Op. 6 (10’)

 

  1. Toccatina

 

  1. Notturno

 

  1. Mazurka

 

 

 

Scherzo No. 2 in C minor, Op. 14 (4’)

 

 

 

      Anne-Marie McDermott (piano)

 

 

 

Three Romances for Violin and Piano, Op. 22 (12’)

 

  1. Andante molto

 

  1. Allegretto

 

  1. Leidenschaftlich schnell

 

 

 

      Anne-Marie McDermott (piano), Kerry McDermott (violin)

 

 

I N T E R M I S S I O N

 

Piano Trio in G minor, Op. 17 (30’)

 

  1. Allegro moderato

 

  1. Scherzo and Trio

 

  1. Andante

 

  1. Allegretto

 

 

 

      The McDermott Trio

            Anne-Marie McDermott (piano), Kerry McDermott (violin), Maureen McDermott (cello)