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Carson Becke, Solo Piano Recital: Wordless Stories

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Venturing Hills Farm

440 Chemin Crégheur

Luskville, QC J0X 2G0

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Music has been used as a way of telling stories since time immemorial. In many cases, this involves sung poetry, with words guiding the music. But what happens when there are no words? Can a story still be told? This program explores music that hints at extra-musical narratives that are told without words. These pieces certainly tell stories, but the particular subjects and events are left to the imagination of the listeners. This concert will be followed by an end of season wine and cheese reception. Please join us, and celebrate the holidays and the end of the 2018 concert season!


Program:

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Piano Sonata no. 31 in A flat major, op. 110

Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)
Ballade (Variations on a Norwegian Folk Song), op. 24

Frederic Chopin (1810-1849)
Piano Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor, op. 35 ‘Funeral March’
Two Nocturnes, op. 55
Polonaise-Fantaisie, op. 61

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