Louis Vierne, 1870–1937: A 150th Anniversary Celebration in 2020

Performance

Louis Vierne, 1870–1937: A 150th Anniversary Celebration in 2020

A series of three solo piano recitals devoted to the compositions for piano by Louis Vierne, curated and performed by Harold Fabrikant.

Tuesday 5 May 2020

  1. Outlines of Children, Op. 43 (1918), five easy pieces: Waltz — Song — Amusement — Barcarolle — Gavotte (in the old style)

  2. Poem on Funeral Bells, one extant piece out of the four planned: The Knell, Op. 39, No. 2 (1916)

  3. Tune for Dancing (1910)

  4. [Dance Tunes (ca 1911–12), two extant pieces out of three: The Old Shepherd — The Spirits of the Night

  5. Solitude, Op. 44 (1918), Poem in four movements: Obsession — Sleepless Night — Hallucination — The Ghosts’ Fantastic Roundelay

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