What do these composers have in common?
You are invited…
Percy Grainger & Henry Cowell
Young Lou Harrison
CONCERT I — Secret Lives of a Piano
Sunday, 3pm, September 8, 2019
Location: Private Residence
Advance tickets only; location of, and directions to, included with advance ticket purchase
No tickets sold on the day of concert.
Sarah Cahill, pianist
Steinway Concert Grand, Model D (b. July 29, 1868; NY)
Steinway upgrade: Russell Brown
Sarah Cahill, celebrated interpreter of American music, performs an intimate house recital on a legendary Steinway, Model D, nine-foot grand piano, made in 1868.
The program is devoted to solo piano works by the four composers who have owned this recently upgraded instrument.
- Percy Grainger (1882-1961)
- Henry Cowell (1897-1965)
- Lou Harrison (1917-2003)
- Phil Collins (b. 1951)
The repertoire (subject to change)
Percy Grainger (1882-1961)
Scotch Strathspey and Reel (1939)
Now O Now I Needs Must Part (after John Dowland) (1935)
Shepherd’s Hey (1913)
Henry Cowell (1897-1965)
The Tides of Manaunaun (1912)
High Color (1938)
Lou Harrison (1917-2003)
Two Cembalo Sonatas (1943)
Phil Collins (b. 1951.
Pleasant Dreaming (2006/2019)
Complimentary Hors d’oeuvres by Chocolate Restaurant