French Salon Musicale

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 4:12pm -- lwhite

Join us on Sunday, April 9 at 3:00 pm was we welcome pianist Virginia Eskin to the Redwood for her debut performance in our historic Harrison Room, featuring works by Beethoven, Chopin and Liszt. Her program is both an homage and celebration of the Salon music in Paris during the 1800's. Admission is $5 for members; $10 for non-members. Please call 401-847-0295, ext. 112 to reserve your seat.

Virginia Eskin is both a performer and an educator. She is a classical pianist who has performed as a soloist with many orchestras in the United States and Europe, as well as with the Boston Ballet and the New York City Ballet. Ms. Eskin is a lecturer at Boston University's Evergreen Series and is an adjunct professor of music at Keene State College, from which she holds an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters in recognition of her contributions to women's music. 


Program:

Sonata, Op. 27  (The Moonight)                                   Beethoven

        Adagio sostenuto

        Allegretto

        Presto agitato

 

Preludes, Op. 28      (Raindrop, F sharp minor)            Chopin

Nocturne in D flat

Etude Op 25 (Aeolian Harp)

Tarantella (comp. at Nohant)

 

Liebestraume in E, No. 2                                                Liszt

Valse Oubliee in A flat

Consolation

Transcendental Etude in F minor

 

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Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm