Homage to Robert Schumann
Schoen Hedwig
Ballade (Melologue, from Friedrich Hebbel)

Sonata in D minor, n. 2 op. 121 for violin and piano
Ballades von Heideknaben Die Flüchtlinge (Melologues, da Shelley)

Quintet in E-Flat Major op. 44 for piano nad strings



Anna Serova - viola
Nicola Lolli - violino
Milena Vukotic - voce recitante
Paolo Ghidoni - violino
Pietro Bosna - violoncello
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Ravel - Stravinsky - de Falla
Maurice Ravel
Trois Poèmes de Mallarmé
(for voice, ottav. flute, clarinet, bass clarinet, string quartet and piano)

OR:

Igor Stravinsky
Trois Lyriques Japonaises
(for mezzo soprano and 2 flutes, clarinet, bass clarinet, piano, 2 violins, viola, cello)

Maurice Ravel
Sonata for violin and piano
Chansons madécasses
(for: voice, flute, cello and piano)
Introduction and allegro (for: harpe, flute, clarinet and string quartet)

OR:

in alternative to the "Chansons madécasses", or to the "Poèmes" ( in this case instead of the Sonata in G of Ravel, we could play the shorter one, op. postuma)

Manuel de Falla
Siete canciones populares espanolas
Psyché
(for: voice, harpe, flute, and string trio)

 



Victoria Lyamina - mezzo-soprano
Giulio Giannelli Viscardi - flauto, ottavino
Marco Thomas - clarinetto
Nicola Lolli - violino
Paolo Ghidoni - violino
Anna Serova - viola
Pietro Bosna - violoncello
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Space, Time and Soul Travelers
F. Liszt
Sposalizio (from Années de Pèlerinage, Italy)

B. Britten
Lachrymae "reflexions on a song of Dowland", Op.48 (1950)
for viola and piano

H. Vieuxtemps
Capriccio for viola solo

F. Liszt / R. Wagner
Isolde's death (from the opera "Tristan and Isolde")

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S. Rachmaninov
Sonata for cello and piano op.19 (1901)
(Anna Serova's viola version)



Anna Serova - viola
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Schumann - Brahms - Reger
Robert Schumann
Märchenerzaehlungen
four pieces for clarinet, viola and piano

Johannes Brahms
Trio in A minor op. 114 for clarinet, cello and piano

Max Reger
Quintet for clarinet and strings in A Major op. 146



Marco Thomas - clarinetto
Paolo Ghidoni - violino
Nicola Lolli - violino
Anna Serova - viola
Pietro Bosna - violoncello
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Gustav Mahler - Das Lied von der Erde
in the transcription of Arnold Schonberg/Anton Webern and Rainer Riehn
(64')

for mezzosoprano, tenor, wind quintet, string quintet, harmonium, piano, percussions and director
(total: 14 soloists + narrator and director)


 



Quirino Principe - narratore
Victoria Lyamina - mezzo-soprano
Guido Baehr - baritono
Ensemble Punto It -
Filippo Faes - direttore
Melologue and Chamber Music
Gustav Mahler
Quartettsatz for piano and strings

OR:
Minuetto from Symphony n.3 (Ignaz Friedmann's transcription for piano solo)

Viktor Ullmann
Die Weise von Liebe und Tod des Cornets Cristoph Rilke (1944)-(The Manner of Love and Death of Cornet Christoph Rilke)
Melologue from Rainer Maria Rilke for spoken voice and piano

Arnold Schönberg
Verklaerte Nacht ("Transfigured Night")
for Strings Sextet (total: 8 interprets)

OR:(in alternative to the 2d part)
Arnold Schönberg
Kammersymphonie
for flute, clarinet, violin, cello. and piano (Transcr.webern)

OR:(in alternative to the 2d part)
Bohuslav Martinu
Second Quintet for strings and piano (1944)
(total: 6 interprets)

OR:(in alternative to the 2d part)
Antonin Dvoràk
Quintet for piano nad strings in A Major op.81
(total: 6 interprets)

OR: Quartet for piano and strings in E-flat Major op.8
(total: 5 interprets)

OR:
Ernest Bloch
Quintet n.2 for piano and strings (1957)



Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Paolo Ghidoni - violino
Nicola Lolli - violino
Anna Serova - viola
Pietro Bosna - violoncello
Giulio Giannelli Viscardi - flauto
Marco Thomas - clarinetto
Milena Vukotic - voce recitante
Bohemians
Erwin Schulhoff
Sonata for flute and piano

Bohuslav Martinu
Trio (Sonata) for flute, violin and piano H.300

Antonin Dvorak
Trio for piano and strings n.4 "Dumky"



Giulio Giannelli Viscardi - flauto
Paolo Ghidoni - violino
Pietro Bosna - violoncello
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Schumann and the madness... between romanticism and Zen
R. Schumann
Fantasiestück op.73 for viola and piano
Märchenbielder op.113 for viola and piano
Adagio e Allegro op.70 for viola and piano

Anna Serova - viola
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
The mystery of russian soul
Glinka
Sonata for viola and piano

Ciaikowskij
Romances for mezzo-soprano and piano

Rachmaninov
Lieder for mezzo-soprano and piano



Victoria Lyamina - mezzo-soprano
Anna Serova - viola
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Trip to Bohemia
Dvorak
Piano Trio op.90 "Dumky"

Dohnanyi
Quintet for piano and strings op.1



Paolo Ghidoni - violino
Nicola Lolli - violino
Anna Serova - viola
Pietro Bosna - violoncello
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
"Musica nei salotti tedeschi"
Schubert
Quintet for piano and strings in A maj.
"The Trout"

Paolo Ghidoni - violino
Anna Serova - viola
Pietro Bosna - violoncello
Ubaldo Fioravanti - contrabbasso
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
"Salotti, tramonti e chiari di luna al tempo degli ultimi romantici"
G. Mahler
"Des Knaben Wunderhorn" Ablösung im Sommer
Das irdische Leben

G. Mahler
"Kindertotenlieder"
Nun will die Sonn‘
Oft denk‘ ich
In diesem Wetter!

R. Strauss
Die Nacht

G. Mahler
"Rückertlieder"
Um Mitternacht

R. Strauss
Morgen

G. Mahler
"Rückertlieder"
Ich atmet‘ einen linden Duft

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R. Strauss
Klavierquartett Es-Dur op.13



Victoria Lyamina - mezzo-soprano
Paolo Ghidoni - violino
Anna Serova - viola
Pietro Bosna - violoncello
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Reminding Dimitri Shostakovich
D. Shostakovich
Seven romances on Alexander Blok's poems (Soprano and Trio, Op. 127)

Prelude and Scherzo for string quartet
(or First piano trio op.8)

Quintet for piano and strings op.57



Victoria Lyamina - mezzo-soprano
Paolo Ghidoni - violino
Nicola Lolli - violino
Anna Serova - viola
Pietro Bosna - violoncello
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
The truth in the madness
R. Schumann
Schön Hedwig - Ballade (Melologue, from Friedrich Hebbel)

Fantasiestücke op. 73 and Märchenbilder op. 113

Ballade von Heideknaben
Die Flüchtlinge (Melologue, from Shelley)

Piano Quintet in mi Eb major op. 44



Milena Vukotic - voce recitante
Paolo Ghidoni - violino
Nicola Lolli - violino
Anna Serova - viola
Pietro Bosna - violoncello
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Homage to Mozart
W.A. Mozart
Duo for Violin and Viola in G major KV 423

Piano Trio in E major KV 542

Piano Quartet in G minor
for Piano and strings K 478

Quartet in E-flat Major
for Piano and strings K 493



Paolo Ghidoni - violino
Nicola Lolli - violino
Nicola Lolli - violino
Anna Serova - viola
Pietro Bosna - violoncello
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
"Poulenc – Ravel” / “Debussy” / “Poulenc-Chopin"
A)
F. Poulenc
Sonata for cello and piano
Sonata for violin and piano

M. Ravel
Trio in A major
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B)
C. Debussy
Images (oubliées)
1) Lent (mélancolique et doux)
2) Souvenir du Louvre
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C) Quelques aspects de « Nous n'irons pas au bois parce qu'il fait un temps insupportable»

F. Poulenc
Suite française - from Claude Gervaise
I. Bransle de Bourgogne
II. Pavane
III. Petite marche militaire
IV. Complainte
V. Bransle de campagne
VI. Sicilienne
VII. Carillon

Toccata

F. Chopin
Prelude op.28



Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Paolo Ghidoni - violino
Pietro Bosna - violoncello
"A teatro con due pianoforti"

for 2 pianosFabio Vacchi (1949)
Capriccio sopra La station thermale (1997)
for two pianos

Claude Delvincourt (1888 - 1954)
Bal vénitien (1936)
Version for two pianos by the author
- Forlane
- Passamezzo
- Burlesca
- Moresca
- Tarentella

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Franz Schreker (1878 - 1934)
Tanz-Suite da Der Geburtstag der Infantin (1909)
for piano four hands

Igor Stravinskij (1882 - 1971)
Jeu de cartes (1936)
Ballet in three hands
Transcription for two pianos by Ettore Gracis

 



Angela Annese - pianoforte
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
From the scene to the piano
Franz Schreker (1878 - 1934)
Tanz-Suite from Der Geburtstag der Infantin (1909)
for piano four hands
(from the Pantomime inspired by Oscar Wilde's tale)
- Reigen
- Aufzug und Kampfspiel
- Die Marionetten
- Menuett der Tänzerknaben
- Die Tänze des Zwerges
- Mit dem Wind in den Frühling
- In blauen Sandalen über das Korn
- Im roten Gewand im Herbst
- Die Rosen der Infantin / Nachlang

Igor Stravinskij (1882 - 1971)
Petruška (1911)
Burlesque in 4 scenes by Igor Stravinskij and Alexandre Benois (version for piano 4 hands by the author)



Angela Annese - pianoforte
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Looking to East
Robert Schumann (1810 - 1856)
Bilder aus Östen op. 66 (1848)
1.Lebhaft
2.Nicht schnell und sehr gesangvoll zu spielen
3.Im Volkston
4.Nicht schnell
5.Lebhaft
6.Reuig, andächtig

Nikolaj Rimskij-Korsakov (1844 - 1908)
from Sheherazada op. 35 (1888)
- Symphonic suite based on One Thousand and One Nights
(version for piano four hands by the author)
- The Sea and Sinbad's Ship


Claude Debussy (1862 - 1918)
Six épigraphes antiques (1914)
1.Pour invoquer Pan, dieu du vent d'été
2.Pour un tombeau sans nom
II.Pour que la nuit soit proprice
1.Pour la danseuse aux crotales
III.Pour l'Égyptienne
1.Pour remercier la pluie au matin



Angela Annese - pianoforte
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Ravel - Debussy
Maurice Ravel (1875 - 1937)
Daphnis et Chloé (1909 - 1913)
Ballet based on the Longus' short story
Transcription for piano four hands by Léon Roques

Claude Debussy (1862 - 1918)
Prélude à l'après midi d'un Faune
for piano four hands



Angela Annese - pianoforte
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
"Di Bravura"
Azio Corghi (1937)
"di bravura" (2001)
Transcription for two pianos on the Fantaisie sur des motifs de l'opéra "La Sonnambula" by Franz Liszt

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Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897)
Symphony n. 3 op. 90 in F Major (1883)
Transcription for two pianos by the author (1884)
- Allegro con brio
- Andante
- Poco Allegretto
- Allegro



Angela Annese - pianoforte
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Der Geburstag der Infantin
Béla Bartók (1881 - 1945)
The Miraculous Mandarin (1918 - 1919)
Choreographic drama based on a Ményert Lengyel's idea
Version for piano four hands by the author

Leoš Janáček (1854 - 1928)
Gelosia (1904 - 1918)
Prologue of Jenufa
Version for piano four hands by the author

Franz Schrecker (1878 - 1934)
Der Geburtstag der Infantin (1908)
Pantomime based on the Oscar Wilde's tale (1891)
Version for piano four hands by the author



Angela Annese - pianoforte
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Dancing between Paris and New York
Emmanuel Chabrier (1841 - 11894)
Trois Valses romantiques (1883)
1. Très vite et impétueux
2. Mouvement modéré de Valse
3. Animé

Jean Françaix (1912 - 1997)
Scuola di Ballo (1933 - 1966)
Music on Luigi Boccherini's themes for the Ballet by Leonide Massine based on a Carlo Goldoni comedy and produced for the Ballets Russes of Monte Carlo
(version for two pianos by the author)

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Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990)
El Salon Mexico (1936)
(version for two pianos by Leonard Bernstein)

Leonard Bernstein (1918 - 1990)
Symphonic Dances from West Side Story (1960)
(version for two pianos by John Musto)



Angela Annese - pianoforte
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Manfred
Pëtr Il'ič Čajkovskij(1840 - 1893)
Manfred op. 58 (1885)
Symphony in four scenes inspired by a George Gordon Byron's dramatic poem
Lento lugubre - Moderato con moto - Andante
Vivace
Andante con moto
Allegro con fuoco
(version for piano four hands by the author)

Angela Annese - pianoforte
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
Marco Baliani - voce recitante
To the Sunlight - Musical journey from Paris to Greece with words and images
Erik Satie (1866 - 1925)
Socrate (1919)
Symphonic drama in three parts based on Plato's dialogues
Transcription for two pianos by John Cage (1947 - 1968)
- 1ª parte. Portrait de Socrate (Le banquet)
- 2ª parte. Bords de l'Ilissus
- 3ª parte. Mort de Socrate

Francis Poulenc (1899 - 1963)
L'embarquement pour Cythère (1951)
for two pianos

Maurice Ravel (1875 - 1937)
Daphnis et Chloé (1909 - 1913)
Ballet based on a Longus' short story
Transcrition for two pianos by Léon Roques
- 1ª Suite. Nocturne - Interlude- Danse guerrière
- 2ª Suite. Lever du jour - Pantomime - Danse générale



Milena Vukotic - voce recitante
Angela Annese - pianoforte
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
"Un petit train de plaisir"
Un petit train de plaisir
from Péchés de vieillesse by Gioachino Rossini
Music composed by Azio Corghi
Suite for two pianos 2 (1998)
Version with spoken voice
Text written by Quirino Principe (2006)

Milena Vukotic - voce recitante
Angela Annese - pianoforte
Filippo Faes - pianoforte
"Schmitt - Corghi"
Hans Christian Andersen (1805 - 1875)
Ole Chiudilocchio (spoken)

Florent Schmitt (1870 - 1958)
Une semaine du Petit Elfe Ferme-l'oeil op. 58 (1912)
Suite for piano four hands based on an Andersen's tale
1.La Noce des sourirs
2.La Cicogne lasse
3.Le Cheval de Ferme-l'oeil
4.Le Mariage de la poupèe Berthe
5.La Ronde des lettres boiteuses
6.La Promenade à travers le tableau
7.Le Parapluie chinois

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Azio Corghi (1937)
Un petit train de plaisir (1992)
for spoken voice and two pianos
from Péches de vieillesse di Gioacchino Rossini
text by Quirino Principe



Milena Vukotic - voce recitante
Angela Annese - pianoforte
Filippo Faes - pianoforte