Performances 2016-17

Matthew Odell

 

 

 

 

 

 

Solo Recital in Paris

European American Musical Alliance

Salle Franck, Schola Cantorum

269 Rue Saint-Jacques, Paris, France

Friday. July 8, 2016 – 7pm

Merlet: 24 Préludes, Op. 31

Messiaen: Cloches d’angoisses et larmes d’adieu, La fauvette passerinette

Murail: Cloches d’adieu et un sourire

Ravel: Oiseaux tristes

Lasser: Still Life in Toccata Style

 

Voices of Terezin: Music and Witness

Chamber Recital with soprano Megan McCauley, violist Mike Kelley,

and guitarist Jose Lezcano

Alumni Recital Hall, Keene State College

Keene, NH

Monday, September 26, 2016 – 7pm

Ullmann: Hölderlin Lieder

Haas: Seven Songs in a Folk Style

http://www.keene.edu/news/events/detail/7151/

 

A Paris Afternoon in Woodstock:

Chamber Recital with flutist Leslie Stroud

North Universalist Chapel, Woodstock, VT

Sunday, October 2, 2016 – 4pm

Roussel: Joueurs de flûte, Op. 27

Merlet: Sonatine for flute and piano

Poulenc: Sonata for flute and piano

Messiaen: Le merle noir

Franck: Sonata for violin (flute) and piano

https://pentanglearts.org/event/paris-afternoon/

 

Residence at Tabor Academy

with flutist Leslie Stroud

Tabor Academy, Marion, Massachusetts

Wickenden Chapel

Thursday, October 13, 2016 – 9:30am

Lasser: Sonata for flute and piano

 

Workshops: The History of Six Minutes-the Story of

Messiaen’s Le merle noir

 

Lyndon South Hall

Friday, October 14, 2016 – 7pm

Roussel: Joueurs de flûte, Op. 27

Merlet: Sonatine for flute and piano

Poulenc: Sonata for flute and piano

Messiaen: Le merle noir

Franck: Sonata for violin (flute) and piano

http://www.taboracademy.org/page/tomlinson-fellow

 

 

Solo Recital at Dartmouth College

Vaughan Recital Series

Faulkner Recital Hall, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Sunday, October 16, 2016 – 4pm

Bach/Busoni: Chaconne in D minor

Carter: Night Fantasies

Ravel: Oiseaux tristes, Une barque sur l’océan, Alborada del gracioso

 

The Emily Dickinson Suite:

A Chamber Recital in Words and Music

Bruno Walter Auditorium

New York Public Library for the Performing Arts

Lincoln Center, NYC

Saturday, October 29, 2016 – 2:30pm

Copland: Emily Dickinson Songs

https://www.nypl.org/events/programs/2016/10/29/emily-dickinson-suite-chamber-recital-words-and-music

 

The Solo Piano Music of Carter and Boulez

An die Musik (401 N. Charles St.), Baltimore, MD

Sunday, October 30, 2016 – 2pm

Boulez: Troisième Sonate pour piano (1955-57)

Carter: Night Fantasies (1980)

    Two Diversions (1999)

    Tri-Tribute (2007)

    Intermittences(2005)

In this concert I will conclude my series of the solo piano

music of Elliott Carter and Pierre Boulez at An die Musik.

I’m very excited to share what I have learned since embarking

on this project.  I hope you can join me for some rarely-heard

and exciting music.

 

Chamber Recital with flutist Leslie Stroud

and clarinetist Meghan Davis

Upper Valley Music Center, 60 Hannover St. Lebanon, NH

Saturday, November 5, 2016 – 7:30pm

Liebermann-Night Music, Op. 109 for flute, clarinet, and piano

Amlin: Trio Sonatina for flute, clarinet, and piano

Roussel: Joueurs de flûte, Op. 27 for flute and piano

Berg: Vier Stücke, Op. 45 for clarinet and piano

Debussy/Webster:  Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune for flute, clarinet, and piano

Wilkins: School of Orcas for flute, clarinet, and piano

 

Chamber Recital with flutist Leslie Stroud

and clarinetist Meghan Davis

Artistree, South Pomfret, VT

Sunday, November 6, 2016 – 4pm

Liebermann-Night Music, Op. 109 for flute, clarinet, and piano

Amlin: Trio Sonatina for flute, clarinet, and piano

Roussel: Joueurs de flûte, Op. 27 for flute and piano

Berg: Vier Stücke, Op. 45 for clarinet and piano

Debussy/Webster:  Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune for flute, clarinet, and piano

Wilkins: School of Orcas for flute, clarinet, and piano

 

Tribute to Francis Poulenc and Pierre Bernac

with soprano Katherine Whyte, tenor James Danner,

and baritones Michael Kelly and Alexander Tall

Bruno Walter Auditorium, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts

Lincoln Center, NYC

Saturday, January 28, 2017 – 2:30pm

Francis Poulenc: 3 Poèmes de Louise Lalanne

4 Poèmes de Guillaume Apollinaire

5 Poèmes de Max Jacob

Tel jour, telle nuit

3 Poèmes de Louise de Vilmorin

Chansons villageoises

2 Poèmes de Louis Aragon

Le Disparu

Calligrammes

La Fraicheur et le feu

Parisiana

Le Travail du peintre

Dernier Poème

This concert is a tribute to Francis Poulenc and the artistic collaboration between

Poulenc and baritone Pierre Bernac.  Audience members will be able to see Poulenc 

manuscripts from the Pierre Bernac collection, which is owned by the NYPL.

 

 

Chamber Recital with flutist Leslie Stroud

and clarinetist Meghan Davis

Silver Center for the Arts, Plymouth State University

Sunday, February 12, 2017 – 4pm

Pärt: Spiegel im Spiegel for clarinet and piano

Debussy: Première Rhapsodie for clarinet and piano

Weinberg: Five Pieces for flute and piano

Debussy/Webster:  Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune for flute, clarinet, and piano

Wilkins: School of Orcas for flute, clarinet, and piano

 

European Tour 2017

Solo Recital in Paris

L’Église Américaine

65, quai d’Orsay

March 5, 2017 – 5pm

Bach/Busoni: Chaconne in D minor from Partita No. 2 for violin, BWV 1004

Merlet: Sonatine (1965)

Franck: Prélude, Choral et Fugue

 

Recital in Tarragona, Spain

Campus Catalunya, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain

March 9, 2017

 

Recital in Lleida, Spain

Associació de la Musica de Mollerussa, Lleida

March 12, 2017

 

Lecture in Barcelona, Spain

Música Como Arte Interdisciplinario, Universitat de Barcelona

March 13, 2017

 

Masterclass in Barcelona, Spain

Música Como Arte Interdisciplinario, Universitat de Barcelona

 

Solo Recital in London

St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London, UK

Friday, March 17, 2017 – 1pm

Bach/Busoni: Chaconne in D minor from Partita No. 2 for violin, BWV 1004

Merlet: Sonatine (1965)

Franck: Prélude, Choral et Fugue

 

Pierre Boulez Festival in Sheffield, England I

Upper Chapel, University of Sheffield, UK

Saturday, March 18, 2017 -1:30pm

Boulez: First Piano Sonata

 

Pierre Boulez Festival in Sheffield, England II

Upper Chapel, University of Sheffield, UK

Saturday, March 18, 2017 -3pm

Boulez: Second Piano Sonata

 

Pierre Boulez Festival in Sheffield, England III

Upper Chapel, University of Sheffield, UK

Saturday, March 18, 2017 -5pm

Boulez: Third Piano Sonata

 

Solo Recital at Keene State College

Alumni Recital Hall, Redfern Arts Center

Keene State College, Keene, NH

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 – 7:30pm

Bach/Busoni: Chaconne in D minor from Partita No. 2 for violin, BWV 1004

Merlet: Sonatine, Mini-suite

Franck: Prélude, Choral et Fugue

 

Solo Recital at Frederick Historic Piano Collection

Ashburnham Community Church, 84 Main St., Ashburnham, MA

Sunday, May 21, 2017 – 4pm

Mendelssohn: Prelude and Fugue in E minor, op. 35, No. 1

Fantasy in F-sharp minor, Op. 28

Schumann: Humoreske, Op. 20, Fantasiestücke, Op. 12

http://frederickcollection.org/events.html

 

Solo Recital in London

Southwark Cathedral, London, UK

Thursday, June 1, 2017 – 2pm

Schumann: Humoreske, Op. 20

 

 

 

 

 

 

Performances 2015-16

Chamber Recital with Concert Artists of New England

Leslie Stroud, flute; Meghan Donahue, clarinet;

Margaret Gilmore, cello

Our Savior Lutheran Church, Hanover, NH

Saturday, August 22, 2015 – 7pm

Schubert: Sonata in A minor “Arpeggione,” D. 821

Brahms: Trio in A minor for clarinet, cello, and piano, Op. 114

Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op. 73

Mendelssohn: Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 49

(Mendelssohn’s transcription for flute, cello, and piano)

 

 

Chamber Recital with Flutist Leslie Stroud

Intersections: French and American Duos

Artistree Community Arts Center, 2095 Pomfret Rd, South Pomfret, VT

Sunday, September 13, 2015 – 3pm

Lasser: Sonata for flute and piano

Merlet: Chacone, En tous sens for flute and piano

Boulez: Sonatine for flute and piano

Rorem: Four Prayers for flute and piano

Copland: Duo for flute and piano

http://www.artistreevt.org/intersections-2015.html

 

Chamber Recital with Flutist Leslie Stroud

Vaughan Recital Series

Faulkner Recital Hall, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Sunday, September 20, 2015 – 4pm

Lasser: Sonata for flute and piano

Merlet: Chaconne, Sonatine for flute and piano

Boulez: Sonatine for flute and piano

Rorem: Four Prayers for flute and piano

 

Chamber Recital with pianist Adelaide Roberts and

Narrator Marie Duane

St. Paul the Apostle Church, 405 W. 59th St., New York, NY

Saturday, September 26, 2015 – 6:30pm

Poulenc: The Story of Babar

Saint-Saëns: Carnival of the Animals

 

Chamber Recital with pianist Adelaide Roberts and

Narrator Marie Duane

St. Gregory’s Church, 2578 Route 212, Woodstock, NY

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Poulenc: The Story of Babar

Saint-Saëns: Carnival of the Animals

 

Chamber Recital with pianist Adelaide Roberts and

Narrator Marie Duane

Paul Recital Hall, The Juilliard School, New York, NY

Saturday, October 3, 2015 – 6pm

Poulenc: The Story of Babar

Saint-Saëns: Carnival of the Animals

 

 

Performance of Bach’s Goldberg Variations

with poetry by NH Poet Laureate Alice B. Fogel

Alumni Recital Hall, Redfern Arts Center, Keene State College, Keene, NH

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 – 2pm

Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988

In this performance Bach’s variations will be interspersed with 

poems from NH Poet Laureate Alice B. Fogel’s collection Interval

ready by the author.  Each poems corresponds to the particular 

variation that inspired it.

 

Solo Recital at Dartmouth College

Vaughan Recital Series

Faulkner Recital Hall, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Sunday, October 11, 2015 – 4pm

Brahms: Piano Pieces, Op. 118

Ravel: Miroirs

Boulez: Douze notations

 

The Ullmann Project: 1

Art Song Recital with sopranos Dominique

Hellsten and Monica Niemi, baritones Will

Robinson and Jason Plourde, and pianist

Craig Ketter

Merkin Hall, New York, NY

Thursday, October 15, 2015 – 8pm

Ullmann: Sechs Lieder nach Gedichte von Albert Steffens, op. 8

         Drei Lieder, Op. 37

         Fünf Liebeslieder von Ricarda Huch, op. 28

Korngold: Abschiedslieder, op. 14

         Pierrot’s Tanzlied

Zemlinsky: Waltzer-Gesänge, op. 6, Vorspiel, Letzte Bitte

Eben: Six songs to poems of Rainer Maria Rilke

The first in a series, this concert celebrates the music of Viktor Ullmann, 

a gifted composer who perished in the Holocaust.  His music is juxtaposed 

with that of several of his contemporaries, all of whom suffered under the

Nazi regime.

 

All-Brahms Solo Recital at the LaGrua Center

La Grua Center, 32 Water St., Stonington, CT

Saturday, October 17, 2015 – 5pm

Brahms: Piano Pieces, Op. 118, 119

       Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5

 

 

Chamber Recital with pianist Adelaide Roberts and

Narrator Marie Duane

Fordham University, NYC

Friday, October 30, 2015 – 5:30pm

Poulenc: The Story of Babar

Saint-Saëns: Carnival of the Animals

 

 

Faculty Recital at The Juilliard School

Paul Recital Hall, The Juilliard School, New York, NY

Saturday, November 7, 2015 – 6pm

Brahms: Piano Pieces, Op. 118

Boulez: Douze notations

 

Celebrating Pierre Boulez at 90

An die Musik (401 N. Charles St.), Baltimore, MD

Sunday, December 13, 2015 – 3pm

Boulez: Douze notations (1945)

Sonata No. 1 (1946)

Sonata No. 2 (1948)

Incises (1994, 2001)

Une page d’éphéméride (2005)

I am thrilled to be presenting the solo piano music of  Pierre Boulez

in celebration of his 90th birthday.  I am looking forward to sharing what 

I learned from working with him on Douze notations.

 

Vocal Recital with Mezzo-soprano Cindee Sanner

Eastern Arizona College, Thatcher, AZ

Thursday, February 25, 2016 – 7:30pm

Purcell: Strike the Viol, An Evening Hymn

Grieg: Six Songs, Op. 48

Elgar: Sea Pictures

DeFalla: Siete Canciones populares Españolas

 

Juilliard Composers’ Recital with Sam Rosner

Morse Hall, The Juilliard School, NYC

Saturday, March 5, 2016 – 6pm

Nagarajan: Excerpt from Orpheus and Euridice (world-premiere)

 

 

Recital at Keene State College

Alumni Recital Hall, Redfern Arts Center, Keene, NH

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 – 7:30pm

Berio: Wasserklavier

Boulez: Sonata No. 3

Ravel: Miroirs

Schumann: Humoreske, Op. 20

 

Chamber Recital with flutist Leslie Stroud

and cellist Peter Zay

The Eliot Church of South Natick

45 Eliot Street, Natick, MA

Sunday, April 3, 2016 – 3pm

Rorem: Trio for Flute, Cello, and Piano (1960)

Merlet: Trio for Flute, Cello, and Piano, Op. 24

Mendelssohn: Trio No. 1 in D minor. Op. 49

 

The Ullmann Project: 2

Art Song Recital with sopranos Dominique

Hellsten and Monica Niemi, baritones Will

Robinson and Jason Plourde, pianist

Craig Ketter, and organist Johannes

Landgren

St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 619 Lexington Ave.  New York, NY

Monday, April 18, 2016 – 7:30pm

The second in a series, this concert celebrates the music of Viktor Ullmann, 

a gifted composer who perished in the Holocaust.  His music is juxtaposed 

with that of several of his contemporaries, all of whom suffered under the

Nazi regime.

 Ullmann: Geistliche Lieder, Op. 20

Drei Sonetten aus dem Portugiesischen, Op. 29

Der Mensch und sein Tag, Op. 47

Eben: Mystery of Creation from Job

Lied der Ruth

Die Nomine Caeciliae

Dance of Jephta’s Daughter from Four Biblical Scenes

Zemlinsky: Ehetanzlied und andere Gesänge, Op. 10

Korngold: Drei Lieder, Op. 22

 

 

Chamber Recital with flutist Leslie Stroud

and cellist Peter Zay

Main Street United Methodist Church

154 Main Street, Nashua, NH

Sunday, April 24, 2016 – 3pm

Rorem: Trio for Flute, Cello, and Piano (1960)

Merlet: Trio for Flute, Cello, and Piano, Op. 24

Mendelssohn: Trio No. 1 in D minor. Op. 49

 

Vocal Recital at Carnegie Hall

with soprano Amalia Crevani and tenor Neel Nagarajan

Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, NYC

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 – 6:30pm

Rossini: La fioraia fiorentina

Hundley: Will There Really Be a Morning?

Nagarajan: Excerpt from Orpheus and Euridice

 

Messiaen Recital with soprano Bridget Haile,

tenor James Danner, and violinist Emilie-Anne Gendron

94 Mercer St. NYC

Saturday, June 18, 2016 – 8pm

Messiaen: Poèmes pour Mi

                    La mort du nombre

                    Louange à l’Immortalité de Jésus from Quatuor pour la fin du Temps

                    Selections from Catalogue d’oiseaux

 

 

Chamber Recital with Flutist Leslie Stroud

The Opera House at Booth Bay Harbor, Booth Bay, Maine

Thursday, June 30, 2016 – 7:30pm

Lasser: Sonata for Flute and Piano

Prokofiev: Sonata for Flute and Piano in D major, Op. 94

Liebermann: Sonata for Flute and Piano, Op. 23

Merlet: Jeu de quatres for solo piano

Copland: Duo for Flute and Piano

 http://boothbayoperahouse.com/event/leslie-stroud-matthew-odell/

 

 

Performances 2014-15

Chamber Recital with clarinetist Meghan Donahue

Upper Valley Music Center, Lebanon, NH

Sunday, September 14, 2014 – 3pm

Brahms: Sonata No. 1 in F minor for clarinet and piano, Op. 120

Vaughan Williams: Six Studies in English Folksong

Poulenc: Sonata for clarinet and piano

Bernstein: Sonata for clarinet and piano

 

Chamber Recital with clarinetist Meghan Donahue

Recital Hall, Silver Arts Center, Plymouth State University, Plymouth, NH

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 – 7pm

Brahms: Sonata No. 1 in F minor for clarinet and piano, Op. 120

Vaughan Williams: Six Studies in English Folksong

Poulenc: Sonata for clarinet and piano

Bernstein: Sonata for clarinet and piano

 

American Chamber Music Recital

with flutist Leslie Stroud, clarinetist Meghan Donahue, and cellist Margaret Gilmore

North Chapel, Woodstock, VT

Sunday, September 28, 2014 – 2pm

Bernstein: Sonata for clarinet and piano

Copland: Duo for flute and piano

Lasser: Still Life in Toccata Style for piano

Faith: Rhapsody for flute and piano

Sonata for cello and piano

Four Poems for cello and piano

Two Noctures for clarinet and piano

 

Chamber Recital with pianist Peter Hill

Alumni Recital Hall, Redfern Arts Center, Keene State College, Keene, NH

Monday, October 6, 2014 – 7:30pm

Messiaen: Visions de l’Amen for two pianos

On this program Peter Hill will also be giving the U.S. premiere of Messiaen’s 

recently-discovered work for solo piano La Fauvette passerinette

 

 

Vocal Recital with soprano Serena Tchorbajian

Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, NYC

Saturday, October, 11, 2014 – 1pm

Music of Gomidas

 

Solo Recital at Dartmouth College

Vaughan Recital Series

Faulkner Recital Hall, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Sunday, October 19, 2013 – 4pm

Brahms: Eight Piano Pieces, Op. 76

Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales

Messiaen: Le Loriot from Catalogue d’oiseaux

Lasser: Still Life in Toccata Style

 

Rondo Competition Second Annual Benefit

Liederkranz Foundation, 6 East 87th St. NYC

Friday, November 7, 2014 – 6:30pm

Performing vocal works by Handel and Gordon with soprano Serena Tchorbajian

 

Chamber Recital with Adelaide Roberts

Fordham University

Thursday, October 30, 2014 – 5:30pm

Mozart: Sonata in C major for piano, four hands, K. 521

Saint-Saëns: Carnival of the Animals

 

Vocal Recital in Woodstock, NY

Saint Gregory’s Church, 2578 Route 212, Woodstock, NY

Performing songs and arias with Serena Tchorbajian, Shereen Pimental

Christobal Arias, and Samuel Rosner

 

 

Vocal Recital with soprano Sooyeon Kim

Paul Hall, The Juilliard School, Lincoln Center, NYC

Saturday, November 22, 2014 – 6pm

Songs and arias by Mozart, Strauss, Liszt, and Rachmaninoff

 

Catalogue d’oiseaux I of Messiaen

An die Musik (401 N. Charles St.), Baltimore, MD

Sunday, December 14, 2014 – 2pm

Messiaen: Catalogue d’oiseaux Books 1-4

 

Poulenc’s La Voix Humaine

with soprano Jacquelyn Stucker

Bas Fisher Invitational, 100 Northeast 11th St. Miami, Florida

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 – 8pm

Friday, February 20, 2015 – 8pm

Saturday, February 21, 2015 – 8pm

www.basfisherinvitational.com

 

Masterclass at Trinity Music Academy

Trinity Music Academy, 80 Clinton St., Concord, NH

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 – 1pm

 

Faculty Recital at Keene State College

Alumni Recital Hall, Redfern Arts Center, Keene State College, Keene, NH

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 – 7:30pm

Mozart: Rondo in A minor, K. 511

Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales

Messiaen: Excerpts from  Catalogue d’oiseaux

Brahms: Drei Intermezzi, op. 117, Vier Klavierstücke, op. 119

 

 

 

Solo Recital: Rhapsodies, Waltzes, and Seascapes

Hillsborough Reformed Church at Millstone, One Amwell Road, Hillsborough, NJ

Sunday, March 15, 2015 – 4pm

Mozart: Rondo in A minor, K. 511

Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales

Messiaen: Excerpts from  Catalogue d’oiseaux

Brahms: Vier Klavierstücke, op. 119

Suggested admission $10

 

 

Vienna: City of Song-The Music of Mahler, Berg, and Schoenberg

with sopranos Jacquelyn Stucker and Katherine Whyte

and baritone Alex Tall

Bruno Walter Auditorium, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts

Lincoln Center, NYC

Saturday, March 28, 2015 – 2:30pm

Mahler: Das himmlische Leben, Revelge, Scheiden und Meiden,

Lob des hohen Verstands

Berg: Sieben frühe Lieder, Schliesse mir die Augen beide (2 settings)

Schoenberg: Brettl Lieder

Inspired by the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts’ rare manuscriptof the haunting song “Revelge” from Gustav Mahler’s Des Knaben Wunderhorn, I will curate and perform a recital of rare and familiar songs from fin-de-siècle Vienna.

 

 

The Complete Solo Piano Music of Olivier Messiaen-

Final Concert

An die Musik (401 N. Charles Street), Baltimore, MD

Sunday, April 26, 2015 – 3pm

This recital concludes a series that began in Messiaen’s centenary year, 2008,

with a performance of the Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant- Jésus.  In addition to the works of

Messiaen, I have had the pleasure of including works by Messiaen’s students and

music that was championed by his widow, pianist Yvonne Loriod.  I hope you will join me

for this exciting culmination, featuring the Balimore premiere of the recently-discovered La fauvette passerinette.

Catalogue d’oiseaux Books 5-7

Quatre études de rythme

La fauvette passerinette (Baltimore premiere)

 

 

 

Vocal Recital with soprano Bridget Haile

and tenor James Danner

94 Mercer St. New York, NY

Sunday, May 10, 2015 – 2pm

Barber: The Daisies, Sure on This Shining Night, A Green Lowland of Pianos

O Boundless, Boundless Evening, Nuvoletta

Strauss: Die Nacht, Leises Lied, Ständchen, Frühlingsgedränge

Heimliche Aufforderung, Morgen, Breit über mein Haupt, Cäcilie,

Hat gesagt-bleibt’s nich dabei, Ruhe, meine Seele, Traum durch die Dämmerung

Mahler: Ich ging mit Lust, Verlorne Müh, Wer hat dies Liedlein erdacht,

Ablösung im Sommer

 

Chamber Recital with flutist Leslie Stroud

and cellist Margaret Gilmore

ArtisTree, 2905 Pomfret Road, South Pomfret, VT

Sunday, May 31, 2015 – 3pm

Poulenc: Sonata for Flute and Piano

Merlet: Sonatine for Flute and Piano

Schubert: Introduction and Variations on “Trocke Blumen” for Flute and Piano, D. 802

Mendelssohn: Trio No. 1 in D minor for Flute, Cello, and Piano, Op. 49

http://www.artistreevt.org/lyric-themes.html

 

 

Performances 2013-14

Workshop at Trinity Music Academy

Trinity Music Academy, 80 Clinton Street, Concord, NH

Tuesday, September 3, 2013 – 6pm

Preparing for Peak Performance

 

 

 

Recital at Trinity Music Academy

Trinity Music Academy, 80 Clinton Street, Concord, NH

Tuesday, September 3, 2013 – 7pm

Haydn: Andante and Variations in F minor, Hob. XVII:6

Brahms: Seven Fantasias, Op. 116

Carter:  Caténaires (1996)

Prokofiev: Etude in C minor, Op. 2, No. 3

Debussy: L’isle joyeuse

 

 

Faculty Recital at Keene State College

Alumni Recital Hall, Keene State College, Keene, NH

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 – 8pm

Haydn: Andante and Variations in F minor, Hob. XVII:6

Brahms: Seven Fantasias, Op. 116

Carter:  Caténaires (1996)

Takemitsu: Rain Tree Sketch II-In Memoriam Olivier Messiaen (1992)

Messiaen: Regard du Silence, Regard de l’Esprit de joie

 

Recital at Dartmouth College

Vaughan Recital Series

Faulkner Recital Hall, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Sunday, October 13, 2013 – 4pm

Brahms: Seven Fantasias, Op. 116

Ligeti: Fanfares

Carter:  Caténaires (1996)

Takemitsu: Rain Tree Sketch II-In Memoriam Olivier Messiaen (1992)

Messiaen: Regard du Silence

Debussy: L’isle joyeuse

http://www.dartmouth.edu/~music/calendar/

 

Chamber Recital with Pianist Christy Pulliam

Steinway Hall, NYC

Saturday, October 19, 2013 – 1pm

Brahms: Waltzes, Op. 39 for two pianos

Mozart: Variations on “Ah, vous dirai-je, Maman,” K. 265 (Pulliam)

Ligeti: Fanfares

Bolcom: Butterflies, hummingbirds

Prokofiev: Etude in C minor, Op. 2, No. 3

Messiaen: Regard du Silence

Debussy: L’isle joyeuse

Debussy: En blanc et noir

 

Solo Recital at Suffolk County Community College

Southhampton H-20, Selden, NY

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 – 11am

Rorem: Recalling

Carter: Caténaires

Ligeti: Fanfares

Bolcom: Butterflies, hummingbirds

Prokofiev: Etude in C minor, Op. 2, No. 3

Takemitsu: Rain Tree Sketch II-In Memoriam Olivier Messiaen

Messiaen: Regard du Silence, Regard de l’Esprit de joie

 

Ned Rorem at 90: Chamber Recital

with Clarinetist Thomas Piercy

and Soprano Risa Renae Harman

Spectrum Performance Space, Ludlow Street, NYC

Saturday, October 26, 2013 – 7pm

Four Colors for clarinet and piano

“Poems without Words” arranged by Thomas Piercy

Full of Life Now

Lullaby of the Woman of the Mountain

“Paris Then” from Winter Pages

Recalling for solo piano

Ariel for soprano, clarinet, and piano

Romero: Melody and Nelody for clarinet and piano

 

Chamber Recital with Pianist Adelaide Roberts

Fordham University

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 – 5:30pm

Schubert: Sonata for Piano Four Hands in B flat major, D. 617

Debussy: Six épigraphes antiques

Debussy: Symphonie in B minor

 

 

Lecture Recital—A Renaissance Examined:

The Recent Music of Elliott Carter

National Conference of the College Music Society

Cambridge, MA

Saturday, November 2, 2013 – 11am

  •       I will be talking about compositional principles in Carter’s recent
  •       music and how they compare with his earlier writing styles.  I
  •       will examine several recent works and will perform Carter’s
  •       Caténaires and Fratribute.  In addition, an overview of Carter’s
  •       recent works for other instruments, voice, and chamber
  •       ensembles will be given.  Helpful hints for learning and
  •       performing this often intimidating repertoire will be
  •       given, and I will recommend specific pieces and
  •       resources appropriate for students and teachers.

 

Chamber Recital with Pianist Adelaide Roberts

Paul Hall, The Juilliard School, NYC

Saturday, November 9, 2013 – 6pm

Schubert: Sonata for Piano Four Hands in B flat major, D. 617

Debussy: Six épigraphes antiques

Debussy: Symphonie in B minor

 

 

Faculty Recital at The Juilliard School

Paul Hall, The Juilliard School, NYC

Saturday, November 16, 2013 – 6pm

With special guests violinist Ariana Kim and soprano Katherine Whyte

Niedermaier: Fanfare Fantasy (2013)- WORLD PREMIERE

Merlet: Passacaille et fugue, Op. 36 (1986)- NY PREMIERE

Lasser: Vocalise for violin and piano (2000)

Carter: Caténaires (1996)

Rorem: Selected songs

Takemitsu: Rain Tree Sketch II-In Memoriam Olivier Messiaen (1992)

Messiaen: Regard de l’Esprit de joie 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Voices of Terezin:

Vocal Recital with Soprano Megan McCauley

Big Read Poughkeepsie Festival

Poughkeepsie High School Auditorium, Poughkeepsie, NY

Sunday, November 17, 2013 – 2:30pm

Haas: Seven Songs, Op. 18

Ullmann: Hölderlin Lieder

 

Solo Recital at An die Musik

An die Musik (409 North Charles St.), Baltimore, MD

Tuesday, January17, 2014 – 7:30pm

Niedermaier: Fanfare Fantasy (2013)

Ligeti: Fanfares

Bolcom: Butterflies, hummingbirds

Boulez: Incises (2011)

Takemitsu: Rain Tree Sketch II-In Memoriam Olivier Messiaen

Merlet: Passacaille et fugue, Op. 36

Debussy: L’isle joyeuse

 

Masterclass at Trinity Music Academy

Trinity Music Academy, 80 Clinton Street, Concord, NH

Tuesday, February 18, 2014 – 12pm

Juilliard Composer’s Recital

Morse Hall, The Juilliard School, NYC

Saturday, March 1, 2014 – 6pm

Gadbois: Prelude for the Timeless- WORLD PREMIERE

 

Chamber Recital with Mezzo-soprano Kasia Sadej

Faulkner Recital Hall, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Sunday, March 30, 2014 – 4pm

Copland: Shall We Gather at the River

Poulenc: Eight Polish Songs

Korngold: Five Songs, Op. 38

Rorem: Lullaby of the Woman of the Mountain

O You Whom I Often and Silently Come

Youth, Day, Old Age, and Night

Requiem

Rain in Spring

Nantucket

Little Elegy

Look Down Fair Moon

Ives: Ilmenau

Two Little Flowers

Serenity

The Circus Band

Romanzo di Central Park

Remembrance

Songs My Mother Taught Me

Niles: Black is the Color of my True Love’s Hair

 

Faculty Recital at Keene State College

Alumni Recital Hall, Keene State College, Keene, NH

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 – 7:30pm

Niedermaier: Fanfare Fantasy (2013)

Ligeti: Fanfares

Bolcom: Butterflies, hummingbirds

Boulez: Incises (2011)

Debussy: L’isle joyeuse

Brahms: Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5

 

Lecture Recital on the Music of Messiaen

New York, NY

Friday, April 4, 2014 – 10:30am

La colombe

Regard de l’Esprit de joie

Le rouge-gorge

 

Solo Recital: Romantic and Modern Masters

Hillsborough Reformed Church at Millstone, One Amwell Road, Hillsborough, NJ

Saturday, April 5, 2014 – 5pm

Niedermaier: Fanfare Fantasy (2013)

Bolcom: Butterflies, hummingbirds

Debussy: L’isle joyeuse

Brahms: Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5

 

All-Brahms Recital At Frederick Historic

Piano Collection

Ashburnham Community Church, Ashburnham, MA

Sunday, April 27, 2014 – 4pm

Eight Piano Pieces, Op. 76

Seven Fantasies, Op. 116

Sonata No. 3 in F minor. Op. 5

http://www.frederickcollection.org/

 

Chamber Recital

with Soprano Serena Tchorbajian

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, NYC

Sunday, May 4, 2014 – 7:30pm

Works by Bach, Handel, Faure, and Mozart

 

Performance of Poulenc’s La Voix Humaine

with soprano Barbara Paterson

Ida K. Lang Recital Hall, Hunter College, NYC

Saturday, May 10, 2014 – 3pm

 

Performance of Poulenc’s La Voix Humaine

with soprano Jacquelyn Stucker

94 Mercer St. 4th floor, NYC

Thursday, May 29, 2014 – 8pm

Friday, May 30, 2014 – 8pm

Saturday, May 31, 2014 – 8pm

 

Chamber Recital with tenor James Danner

Union Club, NYC

Thursday, June 5, 2014 – 7pm

Ravel: Cinq mélodies populaires grecques

    Histoires naturelles

Poulenc: Tel jour, telle nuit

 

Performance of Poulenc’s La Voix Humaine

with soprano Barbara Paterson

Franklin Stage Company

Chapel Hall, 25 Institute St, Franklin, NY

Friday, June 6, 2014 – 8pm

Saturday, June 7, 2014 – 3pm

 

Chamber Recital

with Soprano Serena Tchorbajian

Lenox Hill, NYC

Sunday, June  8, 2014 – 2pm

Works by Bach, Handel, Faure, and Mozart

 

Solo Recital at Kingswood Arts Center

Wolfeboro Friends of Music

Kingswood Arts Center, Wolfeboro, NH

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 – 5pm

Mozart: Rondo in A minor, K. 511

Takemitsu: Rain Tree Sketch II- In Memoriam Olivier Messiaen

Messiaen: Le Loriot from Catalogue d’oiseaux

Debussy: L’isle joyeuse

Brahms: Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5

 

Performances 2012-13

Masterclass at Patrick Henry College

Town Hall, Patrick Henry College, Purcellville, VA

Wednesday, September 26, 2012, 6pm

 

Solo Recital at Patrick Henry College

Town Hall, Patrick Henry College, Purcellville, VA

Wednesday, September 26, 2012, 8pm

  • Debussy: Estampes
  • Mozart: Fantasia in C minor, K. 475
  • Brahms: Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5

Live Broadcast on WGDR

WGDR Studio, Goddard College, Plainfield, VT

Friday, October 5, 2012 – 3pm

  • Discussion about Messiaen, including performance of La colombe, Cloches d’angoisses et larmes d’adieu, Noël, and excerpts from Petites esquisses d’oiseaux

Solo Recital at Bethany Arts Center

Bethany Church, Montpelier, VT

Friday, October 5, 2012 – 8pm

  • Debussy: Estampes
  • Brahms: Six Piano Pieces, Op. 118
  • Carter: Caténaires
  • Messiaen: La colombe, Cloches d’angoisses et larmes d’adieu, Regard de l’Esprit de joie

 

Workshop on the Music of Messiaen

Sponsored by the Monteverdi Music School

Bethany Church, Montpelier, VT

Saturday, October 6, 2012 – 12pm

  • This workshop will focus on the life and music of French composer Olivier Messiaen. Anecdotes from my studies with several musicians who worked with Messiaen will be interspersed with musical examples from Préludes, Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant-Jésus, and Petites esquisses d’oiseaux.

 

Solo Recital at Dartmouth College

Vaughan Recital Series

Faulkner Hall, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Sunday, October 7, 2012 – 2pm

  • Debussy: Estampes
  • Brahms: Six Piano Pieces, Op. 118
  • Carter: Caténaires
  • Messiaen: La colombe,  Regard de l’Esprit de joie

 

Forgotten Melodies: The Songs of Claude Debussy 1

Bruno Walter Auditorium, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Lincoln Center, NYC

Thursday, November 8, 2012 – 6pm

  • In celebration of Debussy’s 150th year, I am teaming together with several amazing singers, including Ilana Zarankin, Ariadne Greif, and Marie Marquis to present some of his lesser-known songs. Come hear these exquisite gems and see a rare Debussy song manuscript from the NYPL’s collection.
  • Sept poèmes de Banville, Les Elfes, Rondel chinois, Romance d’Ariel, Les papillons

 

Forgotten Melodies: The Songs of Claude Debussy 2

Bruno Walter Auditorium, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Lincoln Center, NYC

Thursday, December 6, 2012 – 6pm

  • In celebration of Debussy’s 150th year, I am teaming together with several amazing singers, including Matt Morris, Morgan Strickland, and Logan Walsh to present some of his classic and lesser-known songs.
  • Trois Ballades de François Villon, Le Promenoir des deux amants, Fêtes galantes II, Proses lyriques  

 

Messiaen Celebration at An die Musik

An die Musik (409 North Charles St.), Baltimore, MD

Sunday, December 9, 2012 – 7pm

  • This recital continues my ongoing project to perform all of Messiaen’s piano music at An die Musik. Following performances of the Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant-Jésus and concerts featuring the music of Messiaen and his students and a tribute to Messiaen’s wife Yvonne Loriod, this concert will focus on several of his earlier works. From his first published work to a set of ground-breaking etudes, this recital will feature several rarely-heard works.
  • Préludes, Quatre études de rythmes, Rondeau, Fantaisie burlesque, Les offrandes oubliées,
  • Morceau de Lecture à vue: Déchiffrage I

 

Tribute to Elliott Carter at An die Musik

An die Musik (409 North Charles St.), Baltimore, MD

Sunday, February 10, 2013 – 4pm

  •      Carter: Sonata, Caténaires, Retrouvailles, Fratribute, 90+
  •      Barber: Sonata
  •     Tickets are $10 and available at the door prior to the performance. 

 

Workshops at Eastern Arizona College

Thatcher, AZ

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 –10am

  • Topics:

Tools for Teaching Piano Technique
The Pianist’s Toolbox

 

Masterclass at Eastern Arizona College

Thatcher, AZ

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 –1pm

 

Vocal Recital with mezzo-soprano Cynthia Sanner

Eastern Arizona College, Thatcher, AZ

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 – 7:30pm

  •       Haydn: She Never Told her Love, The Spirit’s Song,
  •       Brahms: Zigeunerlieder, Op. 103
  •       Debussy: Mandoline, Beau Soir, Lia’s Aria from L’Enfant prodigue
  •       Hundley: Octaves and Sweet Sounds
  •       Montsalvatge: Cinqo canciones negras

 

Lecture Recital—A Renaissance Examined:

The Recent Music of Elliott Carter

Northeatern Regional Conference of the College Music Society

Recital Hall, Keene State College, Keene, NH

Friday, March 15, 2013 –9am

  •       I will be talking about compositional principles in Carter’s recent
  •       music and how they compare with his earlier writing styles.  I
  •       will examine several recent works and will perform Carter’s
  •       Caténaires and Fratribute.  In addition, an overview of Carter’s
  •       recent works for other instruments, voice, and chamber
  •       ensembles will be given.  Helpful hints for learning and
  •       performing this often intimidating repertoire will be
  •       given, and I will recommend specific pieces and
  •       resources appropriate for students and teachers.

 

Masterclass and Lecture Recital

Steinway Hall, New York, NY

Saturday, April 6, 2013 – 1pm

  •      Following a masterclass with students from the New York area,
  •      I will be giving a brief lecture on the music of Messiaen.
  •      The lecture will conclude with a performance of Messiaen’s
  •      Regard de l’Esprit de joie.

 

Solo Recital at the Newark School of the Arts

Newark School of the Arts, Newark, NJ

Saturday, April 13, 12pm

  •       Haydn: Sonata No. 60 in C major, Hob. XVI/50
  •       Debussy: Estampes
  •       Barber: Sonata

 

Solo Recital at the Concord Community Music School

Concord Community Music School, Concord, NH

Saturday, April 20, 2013 – 7pm

  •       Haydn: Sonata No. 60 in C major, Hob. XVI/50
  •       Debussy: Estampes
  •       Carter: Caténaires
  •       Barber: Sonata

 

Solo Recital at the Music at Norway Pond Recital Series

Hancock Meeting House, Hancock, NH

Sunday, April 21, 2013 – 4pm

  •       Haydn: Sonata No. 60 in C major, Hob. XVI/50
  •       Debussy: Estampes
  •       Barber: Sonata
  •              Tickets are $10 and available at the door prior to the performance
  •              or by calling 603-525-9303.

 

Masterclass at Keene State College

Alumni Recital Hall, Keene State College, Keene, NH

Monday, April 22, 2013 – 2pm

 

Vocal Recital with Soprano Charlotte Dobbs

Blue Horse Music Festival

Blue Horse Inn, Woodstock, VT

Saturday, June 8, 2013 -7pm

  •                Faure: Cinq mélodies “de Venise

Wolf: From Spanisches Liederbuch- In dem Schatten meiner Locken, Mögen alle bösen Zungen, Schmerzliche Wonnen und wonnige Schmerzen, Bedeckt mich mit Blumen, Geh, Geliebter, geh jetzt!

Barber: From Hermit Songs, op. 29-  St. Ita’s Vision, The Crucifixion,Sea-Snatch, Promiscuity, The Monk and His Cat, The Desire for Hermitage

Weill: Berlin im Licht, J’attends un navire, My Ship


Previous Concerts 2012

Vocal Recital with the students of the Académie Internationale d’Été de Nice

Auditorium Joseph Kosma, Conservatoire National à Rayonnement Régional de Nice, France

Friday, August 3, 2012 – 5pm

  • Hahn, Puccini, Gershwin

 

Lecture Recital on the Songs of Ned Rorem

Salle Stravinsky, Conservatoire National à Rayonnement Régional de Nice, France

Saturday, July 28, 2012 – 11am

 

Americans in Paris: Chamber Recital with soprano Mary Bonhag

and bassist Evan Premo

Saint Gaudens National Historic Site, Cornish, NH

Sunday, July 1, 2012 – 2pm

  • Copland: Emily Dickinson Songs
  • Chadwick: Barcarolle
  • Debussy: Estampes, Ariettes oubliées
  • Gershwin: Selected Songs

 

Solo Recital at Concord Community Music School

Concord Community Music School, Concord, NH

Saturday, April 28, 2012 – 7pm

  • Mozart: Fantasia in C minor, K. 475
  • Annicchiarico: Six Perspectives
  • Brahms: Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5

 

Solo Recital at Bethany Arts Center

Bethany Church, Montpelier, VT

Friday, April 27, 2012 – 8pm

  • Mozart: Fantasia in C minor, K. 475
  • Annicchiarico: Six Perspectives
  • Messiaen: Petites esquisses d’oiseaux
  • Brahms: Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5

 

Songbook with students from The Juilliard School

Paul Hall, The Juilliard School, NYC

Thursday, April 19, 2012 – 8pm

 

Vocal Recital with mezzo-soprano Cynthia Sanner

Eastern Arizona College, Thatcher, AZ

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 – 7:30pm

  • Mozart: An Chloe, Abendempfindung, Als Luise die Briefe
  • Schubert: Nacht und Träume, Dem Unendlichen
  • Duparc: L’invitation au Voyage, Chanson triste, La vie interieure, Au pays ou se fait la guerre
  • Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder
  • Quilter: My Life’s Delight, Weep You No More, Dream Valley, Love’s Philosophy

 

Chamber Recital with pianist Christy Pulliam

Steinway Hall, NYC

Friday, April 13, 2012 – 5pm

  • Mozart: Fantasia in C minor, K. 475
  • Rachmaninoff: Fantaisie-Tableaux, Op. 5

 

Solo Recital at Dartmouth College

Vaughn Recital Series

Faulkner Recital Hall, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Wednesday, April 4, 2012 – 12:30pm

  • Merlet: Four Preludes
  • Messiaen: Petites esquisses d’oiseaux
  • Brahms: Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5

 

Lecture Recital on Teaching and Performing Messiaen’s Birdsong

Northeast Regional Conference of the College Music Society

SUNY Fredonia, NY

Friday, March 16, 2012 – 1:30pm

 

Songbook with students from The Juilliard School

Morse Hall, The Juilliard School, NYC

Monday, February 20, 2012 – 8pm

  • Schubert, Tosti, Verdi

 

Vocal Recital with soprano Mary Bonhag

Sweeney Concert Hall, Smith College, Northampton, MA

Saturday, February 18, 2012 – 8pm

  • Emily Dickinson settings by Copland, Cipullo, Hoiby, and Bolcom
  • Messiaen: Poèmes pour Mi, Book II
  • Rangström: Bon till natten, Flickan under nymånen, Pan
  • Webern: Vier Lieder, Op. 12
  • Gershwin: Selected Songs

 

Hommage to Yvonne Loriod at An die Musik

An die Musik (409 North Charles St.), Baltimore, MD

Sunday, January 22, 2012 – 6pm

  • Mozart: Fantasia in C minor, K. 475
  • Benjamin: Sortilèges
  • Jolivet: Mana
  • Messiaen: La Fauvette des jardins