Northern Third Piano Quartet — Saturday, September 13, 8:00 p.m.
Violinist Sofia Hirsch, violist Elizabeth Reid, cellist John Dunlop, and pianist Alison Bruce Cerutti perform a high energy program including works of Brahms, Dohnányi, Ginastera and Vermont composer, Lydia Busler-Blais.
Founded in 2013, the Northern Third Piano Quartet have performed together in various combinations all over Vermont, most notably as part of the Norwich University, Barre Opera House and Brandon Summer Music concert series. The ensemble has been noted for its strength of ensemble playing and emotive musicality, offering audiences a showcase of Vermont’s remarkable talent.
Danzas argentinas, 3 pieces for piano (Op. 2)
Alberto Ginastera (1916-1983)
Danza del viejo boyero (Dance of the old cowherd)
Danza de la moza damosa (Dance of the sad maiden)
Danza del gaucho matrero (Dance of the clever cowboy)
The Scree Dragon for viola and piano (2012)
Lydia Busler-Blais (b. 1970)
Serenade in C major for string trio (Op. 10)
Ernst von Dohnányi (1877-1960)
Romanza. Adagio non troppo
Tema con variazioni. Andante con moto
Piano Quartet No. 1 in g minor (Op. 25)
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Intermezzo. Allegro, ma non troppo – Trio. Animato
Andante con moto
Rondo alla zingarese. Presto
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