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NCKP 2013 (10) – Forgotten Gems for Piano 4-Hands, by Steven Harlos

Th 2013 July 25 @ 2:15
Beyond Mozart, Schubert, and Brahms: Forgotten Gems for Piano 4-Hands, by Steven Harlos with Laura Melton, Carolyn True, and Bradley Beckman

After Mozart and his contemporaries, composers began producing a tidal wave of piano duet compositions. It was a fantastic pastime of amateur pianists.

The program of lesser known piano duets included:

Mvt 1 from Sonata in G, Op. 23, by Woldemar Bargiel
Scherzo in E minor, Op. 91 No. 1, by Philipp Scharwenka
Mvt 3 and 4 from “Silhouetten,” Op. 62, by Adolf Jensen
Sonata in D major, by Gaetano Donizetti
Mvt 1 from “Traumbilden,” Op. 48 Heft I, by Robert Fuchs
Mvt 3 and 4 from “Neue Ungarische Tanze,” Heft II, by Heinrich Hofmann

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