[In Person] “For Love of Spain!” | Chopin Waltzes & Songs

Tuesday, May 16, 2023 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Crossroads Community Center
16000 NE 10th St
Bellevue WA 98008

For Love of Spain!

Spanish Composers:
“Camins de Fada” (Paths of Fairies) by Eduardo Toldrá (1895–1962)
“Meciendo” (Lullaby) by Carlos Guastavino (1912–2000)
“Platxèria” (Revelry) by Eduardo Toldrá
“El mirar de la maja” (The look of the maja) by Enrique Granados (1867–1916)
“Tus ojillos negros” (Your dark eyes) by Manuel de Falla (1876–1946)

Inspired by Spain:
“Landscape” by Mark Minkov (1944–2012)
“Zaïde” by Hector Berlioz (1803–1869)
“Spanisches Lied” by Johannes Brahms (1833–1897)
“España” by Emmanuel Chabrier (1841–1894)

Diane Althaus, soprano
Joan Lundquist, piano

Chopin Waltzes for Piano

Waltzes, Op. 34 by Frédéric Chopin (1810–1849)
1. Vivace
2. Lento
3. Vivace

Silas Berlin, piano

Songs by Puccini and Chaminade

Il sole e amore by Giacomo Puccini (1858–1924)
Morire? by Giacomo Puccini
“Chi il bel sogno di Doretta” (“Doretta’s beautiful dream”) from La rondine by Giacomo Puccini

Ma première lettre by Cécile Chaminade (1857–1944)
Viens, mon bien-aimé by Cécile Chaminade

Susan Payne O’Brien, soprano
Silas Berlin, piano

Artist bios
Program PDF