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Interpreting Liszt--Post-Classical Ensemble/GU Perf. Arts
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Event Interpreting Liszt--Post-Classical Ensemble/GU Perf. Arts
When Saturday, February 13, 2010 at 7:30pm
Where Healy Hall Gaston Hall--3rd floor Healy
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Details Georgetown University Department of Performing Arts
And The Post-Classical Ensemble
Angel Gil-Ordóñez, Music Director
Joseph Horowitz, Artistic Director
Presents

INTERPRETING LISZT
A Post-Classical Ensemble Festival in collaboration with Georgetown University, exploring new perspectives on Romantic art and the Romantic artistic personality.

Friday, February 12, 2010 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 13, 2010 at 7:30 p.m.

Location:
Concerts: Gaston Hall, 3rd floor of the Healy Bldg
Liszt Conference on 2/12: McNeir Hall (FREE)

Ticket Prices:
General: $25
Faculty/Staff: $25
Alumni/Senior (65 or older): $25
Student: $5

Purchase Tickets:
With credit card on-line at: http://performingarts.georgetown.edu/boxoffice
Or at Davis Center Box Office; Call: 202/687-ARTS
Must present picture ID and proof of faculty, staff, senior or student.

Running time:
Friday, February 12, 2010 at 8 p.m. 2hr with Intermission
Saturday, February 13, 2010 at 8 p.m. 2hr with Intermission

Friday, Feb. 12, 7:30 pm: LISZT AND ITALY, an illustrated piano concert including poetry by Petrarch and Dante, visual art by Raphael and Michelangeli, Mykola Suk’s harrowing interpretation of Liszt’s Dante Sonata, and Kumaran Arul’s Lisztian improvisation on St. Francis Walking on the Water.

Saturday, Feb. 13, 7:30 pm: ANGELS AND DEVILS
(Illustrated pre-concert on Totentanz by Anna Celenza at 6:30 pm)

Mykola Suk, piano
Georgetown University Chamber Singers; Frederick Binkholder, director
Angel Gil-Ordóñez, conductor

Liszt: Hymne de l'enfant a son reveil and Inno a Maria Vergine, for chorus
Liszt: Piano Sonata in B minor
Liszt: Pastorale from Christus
Liszt: Totentanz for piano and orchestra

Feb. 12, 1:15 to 5 pm, and Feb. 13, 10 am to 4:30 pm: “INTERPRETING LISZT” CONFERENCE, including film, historic recordings, speakers Anna Celenza, Joseph Horowitz, and Thomas Mastroianni, and pianists Mykola Suk, George Barth, and Kumaran Arul. Free admission. For information: http://performingarts.georgetown.edu

“An astonishing blend of muscular power, poetry and utter control – one of the more formidable talents to have appeared in this country in years”– The American Record Guide on Mykola Suk.

Parking: Street parking is available or patrons may park (for a fee) in the Leavey Center (entrance on Reservoir Road) or SWQ parking facilities (enter via Canal Road). There is Free on- campus parking on weekends.
Access » This event has been marked as open to the public.
Contact Ron Lignelli, Administrative Director, Department of Performing Arts, Davis Arts Center, Rm 108, Box 571063, Washington, DC 20057-1063 Ph. 202/687-3838; Fax: 202-687-5757
Sponsors Dept of Performing Arts
Web site For more information, see http://performingarts.georgetown.edu/BOXOFFICE
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