On This Shining Night, An Evening of Premieres
The acclaimed violinist Anne Akiko Meyers, accompanied by Fabio Bidini on piano, returns to The Wallis for the world premiere of a new arrangement of Archangelo Corelli’s Sonata in D minor, created especially for Meyers by Andy Poxon. Other pieces in the program include the Meyers’ premieres of Arvo Pärt’s "Estonian Lullaby," Morten Lauridsen’s "Sure on This Shining Night" and "Dirait-On," as well as Ludwig van Beethoven’s Sonata No. 5, "Spring" and Astor Piazzolla’s "Histoire du Tango."
Join us prior to the concert from 6:30-7:00 PM for a prelude discussion with the artists, moderated by Classical KUSC's Brian Lauritzen.
Arcangelo Corelli "La Folia" Sonata Opus 5, #12, *premiere, arr. by Andy Poxon
Arvo Pärt "Estonian Lullaby" *premiere
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata No.5 "Spring"
Morten Lauridsen "Sure on This Shining Night" & "Dirait-On,"
Astor Piazzolla "Histoire du Tango"
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