Event

Scenes from Motherhood
13
May
2018

Scenes from Motherhood

  • Location:111 Spring Street, South Salem, NY
  • Venue:South Salem Presbyterian Church
  • Length:4pm

Artist: Magdalena Baczewska

[BA-CHEV-SKA]

Polish-born pianist and harpsichordist Magdalena Baczewska [ba-CHEV-ska] has enjoyed a multifaceted career as a concertizer, and recording artist. Director of the Music Performance Program and Lecturer in Music at Columbia University, Baczewska has been acclaimed as a “world-class” musician (The American Record Guide), lauded as “eloquent & technically flawless” (The Washington Post) and “highly sophisticated and truly admirable” (The Weekend, New York) in her “taste and admirable sensitivity” (Palm Beach Arts Paper).
She presents a special program for Mother’s Day and our season concludes with a special Champagne Toast to mothers.

Program:

Clara Wieck-Schumann – Nocturne op. 6 no. 2

Ruth Crawford Seeger – Prelude No. 6,
Andante Mystico

Robert Schumann – Kinderszenen
– Scenes from Childhood

Fryderyk Chopin – Fantasie-Impromptu, op. 66, and Grand valse brillante, op. 18, No. 1.

Maurice Ravel – Pavane pour une infante défunte
– Jeux d’eau

Hiromi Uehara – Green Tea Farm

Nikolai Kapustin – Etude No. 8, Finale,
from Eight Concert Etudes, op. 40