Ensemble75 Vol.1: Harmonic Allusions

Harmonic Allusions explores music by 20th century masters Debussy, Barber, William Grant Still, Rebecca Clarke, Schoenberg, and Messiaen - all who make references (implicitly or explicitly) to works of literarture and visual art.

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Ensemble75 artists featured on Harmonic Allusions:

Jolyon Pegis, cello (Debussy: Cello Sonata)

Margaret Shin Fischer, flute (Barber: Canzone)

Eleanor Dunbar, violin (William Grant Still: Suite for Violin and Piano)

Steven Juarez, viola (Rebecca Clarke: Morpheus)

Corrie Donovan, soprano (Schoenberg: Cabaret Songs)

Chloé Trevor, violin (Messiaen: Louange à l'immortalité de Jésus)

Jonathan Tsay, piano

Upcoming Concerts

  • No.36 - Double Treble (09-30-2017)

    Presented at Sammons Center for the Arts
    3630 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75219

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    George Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
      Trio Sonata in D major, HWV 397

        I. Adagio
        II. Allegro
        III. Musette and Allegro
        IV. Marche
        V. Gavotte

    Frédéric Chopin (1810 - 1849)/arr. August Wilhelmj (1845-1908)
      Nocturne, Op. 27 No. 2

    Sergei Prokofiev (1891 - 1953)
      Sonata for 2 Violins, Op.56

        I. Andante cantabile
        II. Allegro
        III. Commodo (quasi allegretto)
        IV. Allegro con brio

    Fritz Kreisler (1875 - 1962)
      Three Old Viennese Dances

        I. Liebesfreud
        II. Liebesleid
        III. Schön Rosmarin

    Miklós Rózsa (1907 - 1995)
      Sonata for Two Violins, op. 15a

        I. Allegro risoluto
        II. Lento assai
        III. Vivo e giocoso

    Mortiz Moszkowski (1854 - 1925)
      Suite in G minor for Two Violins and Piano, op. 71

        I. Allegro energico
        II. Allegro moderato
        III. Lento assai
        IV. Molto vivace

            - Stirling Trent, violin
            - Chloé Trevor, violin
            - Jonathan Tsay, piano

  • No.37 - 2017 Benefit Concert (11-12-2017)

    Presented at Caruth Auditorium - Meadows School of the Arts
    Southern Methodist University
    6101 Bishop Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75205

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    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791)
      Sonata for 2 Pianos in D Major, K448

    Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897)
      Variations on a theme by Haydn, op.56b "St. Anthony"

    Paul Dukas (1865 - 1935)
      L'apprenti sorcier (The Sorcerer's Apprentice)

    Darius Milhaud (1892 - 1974)
      Scaramouche: Suite for 2 Pianos, Op. 165b

            - Christopher Shih, piano
            - Thomas Yu, piano

  • No.38 - Lyrical Virtuosity (01-28-2018)

    Presented at Christ United Methodist Church
    3101 Coit Rd, Plano, Texas 75075
    Free admission

    Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873 - 1943)
      Cello Sonata, Op.19

        I. Lento. Allegro moderato
        II. Allegro scherzando
        III. Andante
        IV. Allegro mosso
            - Joseph Kuipers, cello
            - Alex McDonald, piano

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791)
      Piano Quartet in G minor, K.478

        I. Allegro
        II. Andante
        III. Rondo

            - Grace Kang Wollett, violin
            - Rachel Li McDonald, viola
            - Joseph Kuipers, cello
            - Alex McDonald, piano