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Symposium 84 - RUSSIA

9 December 2007

MUSICAL PICTURES OF OF RUSSIA



Program


  • Five Songs

    Ne poj, krasavica! Op. 4, No. 4
    Noch'ju v sadu u menja, Op. 38, No. 1
    Otryvok iz A. Mjusse, Op. 21, No. 6
    Son, Op. 38, No. 5
    Vesennije vody, Op. 14, No. 11

     

    Sergey Vasil’yevich Rachmaninov
    1873-1943

  • Violin Sonata No. 1 in F Minor, Op. 80 (1938-46)

    Andante assai
    Allegro brusco
    Andante
    Allegrissimo

     

    Sergey Prokofiev
    1891-1953

  • Pictures at an Exhibition (1874)

    In commemoration of Viktor Hartmann

     

    Modest Musorgsky
    1839-1881

Musicians

Members


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

    Helicon Society
    Joan K. Easton

    Directors Circle
    Karen McLaughlin & Mark Schubin

    Sponsoring Members
    V. Edward Dent, Arthur Richenthal, Ryo Toyonaga & Alvin Friedman-Kien, Marica & Jan Vilcek, Lisa & Paul Welch

    Sustaining Members
    Yukiko & Jim Gatheral, Franklin Heller & Christian Steiner, David S. Moyer, Laura Schoen & Robert Kaufman,
    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, Judy Evnin, Doreen Lindsay & Andrew Burt, Peter C. Lombardo, M.D., Arlene & Bruce Simon

    Members
    Anonymous (1), Carol & Jeff Barber, Cindy Bolt & Edmond V. Karam, R. David Bynum,
    Nancy Cardozo, Philippine Dodd, Pamela Drexel, Patricia & Michael Fast, Nancy Hall, Rosanna & Corwith Hansen,
    Rebecca Higgins, Hideko Kamino, M.D. & Howard Ratech, M.D., Paul Kimball, Sarah O.H. Johnson, Gregory Keilin,
    Honey & Michael Shara, Yoshiyuki Shimizu, Catherine Keller & Jason Starr, David Longmire, Lena Persson,
    Hervé Pierre, Gil Quito, Robert Schwartzman, Jane Taylor & Guy Renvoize, J
    oanna Wylomanska, Barry Wacksman, Anna Zetlin

    Contributors
    Amy & Bob Poster

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    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, Abbe Aronson, Marianne Carroll, Bart Feller, Jennifer Frautschi, Randolph Harrison, Matthew Herren, Joe Hsu,
    Bejun Mehta, Pedja Muz˘ ijevic´ , Jody Ripplinger, Thomas Sokolowski, Jason Starr, Mark Steinberg, Barry Wacksman

    Muses
    Helicon Founder, Albert Fuller†
    Craig Logan Jackson†, Zoltan Ovary, M.D.†, Gregory B. Smith†, Miss Alice Tully†

    Stage Manager: Joe Hsu
    Recording Engineer: Michael Hesse
    Kosciuszko Special Events Coordinator: Ela Ingarden
    Wait Staff: Pierre Haibl, Marie Regusis, Richard Thorne
     



Special Thanks


    Helicon is deeply grateful to Board Member, Joan K. Easton, for her dedication and generosity in underwriting our 84th Symposium.
    Ongoing major support for Helicon’s twenty-third season is provided by The Alice Tully Foundation.
    We thank Carol & Jeff Barber of Metrowines for donating the wine for this event.
    As always, we are grateful to The Kosciuszko Foundation for its hospitality.