Saratoga Springs, NY

Tuesday, August 13, 8:00 PM at Saratoga Performing Arts Center - Little Theatre
Concert

International Voices

Travel with CMS through North America and Europe in this program of distinct voices that embody both eras and cultures. Discover a picturesque work for violin and piano by Henry Burleigh, the song composer who introduced Dvořák to African-American spirituals; enjoy the vibrancy of a modern American composition by CMS’s own Bruce Adolphe; delve into the political turmoil of Russia and Hungary with Stravinsky and Dohnányi; and absorb the passion of Spain in Falla’s work inspired by popular melodies of his native country.

Program

  • Burleigh Southland Sketches for Violin and Piano (1916)
  • Adolphe Couple for Cello and Piano (1998)
  • Stravinsky L'Histoire du soldat (The Soldier's Tale), Trio Version for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano (1918, arr. 1919)
  • Falla Selections from Suite populaire espagnole for Violin and Piano (1914)
  • Dohnányi Sextet in C major for Clarinet, Horn, Violin, Viola, Cello, and Piano, Op. 37 (1935)