2012 S.F. Chapter of NACUSA Concerts

 

Our Winter concert:

Dances and other Memories
(Composers and Friends I)

Featuring S.F. Bay NACUSA composers and friends

Saturday February 11, 2012
at 8 p.m.
Covenant Presbyterian Church

670 E. Meadow Dr., Palo Alto

Composers and Friends I
 L. Peter Deutsch     When You Are Old And Gray, for bass-voice and piano
 Alden Jenks     Unrestful Sleep, for piano
 Simon Bokman     Aria, for mezzo-soprano
 Jeff Dunn     Bear-Foot Waltz, for piano
 Ken Malucelli

 
  
 The Midway!, for piano four-hands
  1. Entrance.
  2. Pleasure Rides: Carousel, Pony, Bumper Cars, Ferris Wheel, Roller Coaster.
Intermission
 Anne Baldwin

  
  
  
  
 Recovery, for piano
  1. Broken.
  2. House-bound.
  3. Mending.
  4. Restored.
 Simon Bokman     The Organ Grinder, for mezzo-soprano, viola, piano four-hands
 Karl Schmidt     On a Thursday Night, for wind quintet
 Sondra Clark

  
  
  
 Caribbean Dances, for piano four-hands
  1. Aruba Rumba.
  2. Jamaican Serenade.
  3. Havana Beguine.

Admission: $17 general
  $12 students and seniors
For more information call (408) 293-2765.
Tickets available at the door


 

Our Mid-Spring concert:

Composers and Friends II

Featuring S.F. Bay NACUSA composers and friends

Sunday, April 22, 2012
at 3 p.m.
Foothill Presbyterian Church

5301 McKee Rd, San Jose 95127

Composers and Friends II
Dale Victorine 

  
  
  
 Piano Sonata No. 2
John Bilotta 

  
  
  
  
  
 Renaissance Songs, for tenor voice and piano
  1. Prisoners.
  2. The Silver Swan.
  3. Aubade.
  4. Bitter-Sweet.
  5. V. A. Fancy.
Greg Steinke      Tomorrow on Yesterday, for harp
Sondra Clark 

  
  
  
 Caribbean Dances, for piano four hands
  1. Aruba Rumba.
  2. Jamaican Serenade.
  3. Havana Beguine.
Intermission
Nancy Bloomer Deussen 

  
  
 Musings: Circa 1940, for piano
  1. A Recollection.
  2. Youthful Frolics.
Carolyn Hawley 

  
  
  
  
 Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, for tenor voice and piano
  1. Knight of Pentacles.
  2. Knight of Swords.
  3. Knight of Cups.
  4. Knight of Wands.
Ken Malucelli 

  
  
  
  
  
 The Midway!, movements 2, 5 and 6, for piano four-hands
  1. Crowd.
  2. Museum.
  3. a. Weary;
  4. b. Dream;
  5. c. Exit.

Admission: free; optional donation requested at the door
For more information call (408) 293-2765.


 

Our Late Spring concert:

Delphi Piano Trio

Saturday June 16, 2012
at 8 p.m.
Covenant Presbyterian Church

670 E. Meadow Dr., Palo Alto

Delphi Piano Trio
Simon Bokman      Trio, for violin, cello and piano
  1. Wind and Joy.
Sondra Clark 

  
  
 Two California Treasures
  1. Muir Woods.
  2. The Golden Gate.
Nancy Bloomer Deussen 

  
  
  
 Trio, for violin, cello and piano
  1. Divertimento e Canto.
  2. Largo.
  3. In Movimento.
I'lana Cotton      WindRiders
Dale Victorine 

  
  
 Trio, for violin, cello and piano
  1. Andante.
  2. Allegro.
Davide Verotta      In Flight

Admission: $17 general
  $12 students and seniors
For more information call (408) 293-2765.
Tickets available at the door


 

Our Fall concert:

A Walk in the Park

with the

Composers Performance Ensemble

Featuring:

Monika Gruber
violin
 Dahna Rudin
cello
Diana Tucker
flute and
soprano sax
 Libby Kardontchik and
Miles Graber

piano

Saturday, November 3, 2012
at 8 p.m.
San Francisco Community Music Center

544 Capp St., San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 647-6015

Composers Performance Ensemble
Greg Steinke      Van Gogh Vignettes (#1 and #3), for flute and cello
Ken Malucelli      The Shooting of Dan McGrew, for baritone and piano
Cynthia Liuska      Beauty, for soprano and piano
Simon Bokman      Variations on Glinka and Rachmaninoff, for piano four-hands
Nancy Bloomer Deussen      Afternoon in Asbury Park, for soprano saxophone and piano
Adrienne Albert       New York Gardens, for soprano saxophone, cello and piano
Intermission
Alessandro Rotundo 
2012 NACUSA-SF Student Competition Winner
    La Canzone del Violino Verde, for violin and piano
John Bilotta      Beauty from Forgetfulness, 2nd movement, for violin, cello and piano
Karl Schmidt      Trio No. 4, A Little Night Music, for violin, cello and piano
Mark Behm      Convergence, for violin, cello and piano
Davide Verotta      Dances to Mytilini, for flute/alto flute, violin, cello and piano

Admission: $15 general
  $10 students and seniors
For more information call (408) 293-2765.
Tickets available at the door