Lecture and Recital with Kevin Ahfat

For this edition of Music on a Friday Afternoon, meet rising star Kevin Ahfat, hailed as one of the top Canadian classical musicians under 30, in a recital including pieces by Oxy professor Adam Schoenberg.


Jan24
4:00 pm
2020-01-24 16:00:00 2020-01-24 16:00:00 Lecture and Recital with Kevin Ahfat

Kevin Ahfat will be giving a recital featuring Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition and Professor Adam Schoenberg's Picture Etudes. Join us for a talk/Q&A about the recital ahead of the performance. A reception will follow the recital. These events are free and open to the public.

Q&A: 4:00PM in Booth Hall, Room 204

Recital: 5:00PM in Bird Studio

This performance is made possible through the support of the Benjamin H. Culley Fund.

PROGRAM:

Danzas Argentinas, Op. 2

Alberto Ginastera (1916-1983)

  1. Dance of the Old Herdsman
  1. Dance of the Beautiful Maiden
  1. Dance of the Arrogant Cowboy

 

Luna y Mar (2012) for Violin, Cello and Piano

w/ Nathan Cole & Gloria Lum

Adam Schoenberg (b. 1980)

 

Kinderszenen (Scenes from Childhood), Op. 15

Robert Schumann (1810-1856)

  1. Of Foreign Lands and Peoples
  1. A Curious Story
  1. Hide and Seek
  1. Pleading Child
  1. Happily Enough
  1. An Important Event
  1. Dreaming
  1. By the Fireside
  1. Rocking Horse
  1. Almost Too Serious
  1. Frightening
  1. Child Falling Asleep
  1. The Poet Speaks

 

Picture Etudes (2013)

Adam Schoenberg (b. 1980)

  1. Three Pierrots
  1. Miró’s World
  1. Olive Orchard
  1. Kandinsky

 

BREAK

 

Pictures at an Exhibition

Modest Mussorgsky (1839-1881)

  1. Promenade
  1. The Gnome
  1. Promenade (2nd)
  1. The Old Castle
  1. .Promenade (3rd)
  1. Tuileries (children quarreling after play)
  1. The Oxcart (Bydlo)
  1. Promenade (4th)
  1. Ballet of Unhatched Chicks
  1. Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle (Two Polish Jews: one rich, the other poor)
  1. Promenade (5th)
  1. The Marketplace in Limoges (Great News)
  1. Catacombs – Con mortuis in lingua mortua
  1. The Hut of Hen’s Legs (Baba-Yaga)
  1. The Great Gate of Kiev

 

 

America/Los_Angeles public
Event Date: Friday, January 24, 2020

Kevin Ahfat will be giving a recital featuring Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition and Professor Adam Schoenberg's Picture Etudes. Join us for a talk/Q&A about the recital ahead of the performance. A reception will follow the recital. These events are free and open to the public.

Q&A: 4:00PM in Booth Hall, Room 204

Recital: 5:00PM in Bird Studio

This performance is made possible through the support of the Benjamin H. Culley Fund.

PROGRAM:

Danzas Argentinas, Op. 2

Alberto Ginastera (1916-1983)

  1. Dance of the Old Herdsman
  1. Dance of the Beautiful Maiden
  1. Dance of the Arrogant Cowboy

 

Luna y Mar (2012) for Violin, Cello and Piano

w/ Nathan Cole & Gloria Lum

Adam Schoenberg (b. 1980)

 

Kinderszenen (Scenes from Childhood), Op. 15

Robert Schumann (1810-1856)

  1. Of Foreign Lands and Peoples
  1. A Curious Story
  1. Hide and Seek
  1. Pleading Child
  1. Happily Enough
  1. An Important Event
  1. Dreaming
  1. By the Fireside
  1. Rocking Horse
  1. Almost Too Serious
  1. Frightening
  1. Child Falling Asleep
  1. The Poet Speaks

 

Picture Etudes (2013)

Adam Schoenberg (b. 1980)

  1. Three Pierrots
  1. Miró’s World
  1. Olive Orchard
  1. Kandinsky

 

BREAK

 

Pictures at an Exhibition

Modest Mussorgsky (1839-1881)

  1. Promenade
  1. The Gnome
  1. Promenade (2nd)
  1. The Old Castle
  1. .Promenade (3rd)
  1. Tuileries (children quarreling after play)
  1. The Oxcart (Bydlo)
  1. Promenade (4th)
  1. Ballet of Unhatched Chicks
  1. Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle (Two Polish Jews: one rich, the other poor)
  1. Promenade (5th)
  1. The Marketplace in Limoges (Great News)
  1. Catacombs – Con mortuis in lingua mortua
  1. The Hut of Hen’s Legs (Baba-Yaga)
  1. The Great Gate of Kiev

 

 

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