Matthay Festival 2005

King College, Bristol, Tennessee

June 22-25, 2005

9:00   Evan Robinson:
"The Physics of the Piano"
Richard Becker and Doris Wylie-Becker:
“Approaches to Fantasies:” Music including Bach’s Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue, Schumann’s Kreisleriana, and the World Premiere of Richard Becker’s Quotations for Piano Duet
Ann Holler: "New Music for the Piano"
10:30   Donald Hageman:
"Matthay and the Sensations of Touch"
Roundtable Discussion with Dan Franklin Smith, Moderator, and Donald Hageman, John Kenneth Adams , Constance Carroll, and Ann Sears: “Is there a Matthay Sound? Exploring the Work of Moura Lympany, Myra Hess, Clifford Curzon, and Bruce Simonds”
Terry McRoberts:
"Liszt’s Years of Pilgrimage"
1:30   James Fogle: “It’s Got to Be Modernistic: Piano Music in New York during the Jazz Age;” Music by Gershwin, Whithorne, Rudhyar, Confrey, Johnson, Copland and Griffes At 12 Noon—Craig Combs: Tunes at Noon at the Paramount Center (downtown recital): Music by Weber, Schumann, and Jean-Michel Damase Raymond Songayllo:
How’s Your Sturm und Drang?” Music by C.P.E. Bach, Haydn, Clementi, Dussek, Hummel, Cramer, and Field
3:00 Officers and Directors Meeting of the AMA Richard Becker:
Masterclass with Commentary on Master Teacher Cécile Staub Genhart and her Eastman Years
Donald Hageman:
"Considering Tonal Color, Inflection, and Quality in The Pleasure Dome of Kublai Khan by Charles Griffes"
AMA Annual Meeting
5:30     BANQUET: Martha Washington Inn, Abingdon, VA
8:00 Constance Carroll

Scarlatti, Beethoven, Chopin, Liszt, Scriabin
Kenneth Huber

Beethoven: Sonata, Op. 31, No. 2 (“Tempest”)
Debussy: Images, Bk. II
Bach/Busoni:: Chaconne in D minor
Jehan Alain : from L’Oeuvre de Piano, Book III
Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 13 in A minor
Ann Sears

Bach: Aria with Thirty Variations (Goldberg Variations)
Schubert-Liszt: Litanei
Mendelssohn-Liszt: Auf Flugeln des Gesanges
Liszt: Un Sospiro
Liszt: Transcendental Etude No. 10 in F minor
Jane Luther Smith

Bach, Schumann, Debussy, Scriabin

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