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AMERICAN VISIONS -- AMERICAN VISIONARIES

2 November 2008



Program

  • Rhapsody For Oboe, Viola, And Piano (1905)

    L’étang (“The Pool”)

     

    Charles Martin Loeffler
    1861-1935
  • Songs

    Memories: A - Very Pleasant, B - Rather Sad (1897)
    My Native Land (1897)
    Mists (1910)
    Luck and Work (1920)
    He is There! (1917)
    At The River (1916)
    The Circus Band (1894)

     

    Charles Ives
    1874-1954
  • String Quartet in B Minor, op. 11 (1936)

    Molto allegro e appassionato
    Molto adagio “Adagio for Strings”
    Molto allegro come prima — Presto

     

    Samuel Barber
    1910-1981
  • INTERMISSION
  • In a Landscape (1948)

    For Solo Piano

     

    John Cage
    1912-1992
  • Piano Quintet in F-sharp Minor, op. 67 (1907)

    Adagio — Allegro moderato
    Adagio espressivo
    Allegro agitato — Adagio come prima — Presto

     

    Amy Marcy Beach [Mrs. H. H. A. Beach]
    1867-1944

Members


    We express gratitude to Helicon’s Members whose generous support
    makes possible the events of our twenty-fourth season:

    Helicon Society
    Joan K. Easton

    Directors Circle
    Karen McLaughlin & Mark Schubin

    Sponsoring Members
    Judy Evnin, Ryo Toyonaga & Alvin Friedman-Kien, M.D., Marica & Jan Vilcek, Lisa & Paul Welch

    Sustaining Members
    Alfred C. Brooks & Peter Lombardo, M.D., Ian Danic, David Enloe & Ronald Harte, Friends of Joan K. Easton,

    Yukiko & Jim Gatheral, Franklin Heller & Christian Steiner, Laura Schoen & Robert Kaufman, Robert Schwartzman,
    Ann & Joe Scozzafava, Lavinia & William Simon, Joanne Witty & Eugene Keilin, Susan Zolla-Pazner, Ph.D. & Sherman Pazner, M.D.

    Contributing Members
    Patty Otis Abel & Dennis R. Reiff, Leslie Armstrong, AIA, Patricia & Michael Fast, Doreen Lindsay & Andrew Burt,
    Gemzel A. Hernandez Martinez, M.D., FCCP, David Longmire, Alice Schroeder & David S. Moyer,
    Arlene & Bruce Simon, Anna Zetlin & David Bynum

    Members
    Anonymous [1], Beret Arcaya, Nancy Cardozo, Natasha & Neil Chriss, Philippine Dodd, Pamela Drexel,
    Sarah O.H. Johnson, Pauline & Anthony Joseph, Eleanor Munro Kahn, Hideko Kamino, M.D. & Howard Ratech, M.D.,
    Cindy & Edmond Karam, Gregory Keilin, Catherine Keller & Jason Starr, Paul Kimball, Lisa Levy,
    Gil Quito, Shari Shepard & Matt Hurd, Yoshiyuki Shimizu, Jane Taylor & Guy Renvoize


    Contributors
    Timothy B. Harwood, Ruth S. Widder



    Artistic Director
    James Roe

    Board of Directors
    William A. Simon, President • Lisa Welch, Vice-President • Franklin Heller, Treasurer • Pamela Drexel, Secretary
    Joan K. Easton, Karen McLaughlin, David S. Moyer, Sherman Pazner, M.D., Susan Zolla-Pazner, Ph.D.

    Advisory Committee
    Leslie Armstrong, AIA, Abbe Aronson, Bart Feller, Jennifer Frautschi, Matthew Herren, Joe Hsu,
    Bejun Mehta, Pedja Muijevi, Jody Ripplinger, Thomas Sokolowski, Jason Starr, Mark Steinberg, Barry Wacksman