Saturday, March 4, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Green Bay West High School
Two canons from The Art of Fugue, Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750)
Canon per Augmentationem in Contrario Motu
Canon alla Duodecima in Contrapunto alla Quinta
The Art of Fugue is the culmination of Bach’s experimentation with instrumentation having a single dominating theme.
Piano Trio No 1 in D minor, Op. 49, Felix Mendelssohn (1809 – 1847)
Molto Allegro ed agitato
II. Andante con moto tranquillo
III. Scherzo: Leggiero e vivace
IV. Finale: Allegro assai appassionato
The Piano Trio No 1 is one of Mendelssohn’s most popular chamber works and is recognized as one of his greatest.
*** Intermission ***
Piano Trio in B-flat major, Op. 97, Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 – 1827)
II. Scherzo: Allegro
III. Andante cantabile ma però con moto
IV. Allegro moderato