Concerts 2013

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Program: The Bach Project

Saturday, January 5, 2013, 7:30 pm

Dr. Yelena Grinberg, piano

All-BACH Solo Piano Program:

Capriccio on the Departure of the Beloved Brother in B-flat Major, BWV 992 (1704)
Select Preludes & Fugues from The Well-Tempered Klavier, Vol. I & II (1722, 1744)
Chromatic Fantasy in D minor, BWV 903 (1720)
Toccata in D Major, BWV 912 (1707-1711)
Italian Concerto in F major, BWV 971 (1735)
Partita no. 1 in B-flat Major, BWV 825 (1726)

Noble Art Pianos
226 Bushkill Street
Easton, PA 18042

FREE Admission

Program Notes – coming soon!

 

Program: The Bach Project

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013, 7:30 pm

Dr. Yelena Grinberg, piano

All-BACH Solo Piano Program

Capriccio on the Departure of the Beloved Brother in B-flat Major, BWV 992 (1704)
Prelude and Fugue no. 1 in C Major from the Well-Tempered Klavier, Vol. I
(1722)
Prelude and Fugue no. 2 in C minor from the Well-Tempered Klavier, Vol. II (1740)
Chromatic Fantasy in D minor, BWV 903
(1720)
Italian Concerto in F major, BWV 971
(1735)
Partita no. 1 in B-flat Major, BWV 825 (1726)

Please contact Dr. Grinberg for venue at ygpiano@gmail.com

FREE Admission with RSVP

Program Notes – coming soon!

 

Program: The Bach Project

Sunday, January 13th, 2013, 5 pm

Dr. Yelena Grinberg, piano

All-BACH Solo Piano Program

Capriccio on the Departure of the Beloved Brother in B-flat Major, BWV 992 (1704)
Prelude and Fugue no. 1 in C Major from the Well-Tempered Klavier, Vol. I (1722)
Prelude and Fugue no. 2 in C minor from the Well-Tempered Klavier, Vol. II (1740)
Chromatic Fantasy in D minor, BWV 903 (1720)
Italian Concerto in F major, BWV 971 (1735)
Partita no. 1 in B-flat Major, BWV 825 (1726)

Private Home Residence on Upper East Side

FREE Admission with RSVP

Program Notes – coming soon!

 

Program: All-Russian Program – Part I

Saturday, January 19th, 2013, 7:30 pm

Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin
Yelena Grinberg, piano

A WINTER EVENING OF RUSSIAN MUSIC

STRAVINSKY – Suite for Violin and Piano after themes, fragments, and pieces by Pergolesi (1926)
MEDTNER – Two Canzonas and Dances for violin and piano (1922-24)
PROKOFIEV – Sonata no. 2 in D Major for violin and piano, op. 94bis (1942/1943)

Crestwood Music Education Center
453 White Plains Road
Eastchester, NY 10709

Admission: $15 – adults; $10 – students; at the door

Program Notes – coming soon!

 

Program: The Bach Project

Saturday, January 26th, 2013, 7:30 pm

Dr. Yelena Grinberg, piano

All-BACH Solo Piano Program

Capriccio on the Departure of the Beloved Brother in B-flat Major, BWV 992 (1704)
Prelude and Fugue no. 1 in C Major from the Well-Tempered Klavier, Vol. I (1722)
Prelude and Fugue no. 2 in C minor from the Well-Tempered Klavier, Vol. II (1740)
Chromatic Fantasy in D minor, BWV 903 (1720)
Italian Concerto in F major, BWV 971 (1735)
Partita no. 1 in B-flat Major, BWV 825 (1726)

Crestwood Music Education Center
453 White Plains Road
Eastchester, NY 10709

Admission: $15 – adults; $10 – students; at the door

Program Notes – coming soon!

 

Program: All-Russian Program – Part I

Thursday, February 28th, 2013, 12-1 pm

Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin
Yelena Grinberg, piano

A WINTER EVENING OF RUSSIAN MUSIC

SHOSTAKOVICH – Four Preludes for violin and piano (1932)
STRAVINSKY – Divertimento for violin and piano (1933)
MEDTNER – Sonata no. 1 in B minor for violin and piano, op. 21 (1909-1910)

Columbia University Faculty House
Rabi-Warner Concert Series
64 Morningside Drive
New York, NY 10027
Admission: FREE!

 

Program: All-Russian Program – Part II

Saturday, March 2nd, 2013, 7:30 pm

Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin
Yelena Grinberg, piano

A WINTER EVENING OF RUSSIAN MUSIC ~

SHOSTAKOVICH – Ten Preludes, arr. for violin and piano, op. 34 (1932-33)
STRAVINSKY – Divertimento for violin and piano (1933)
MEDTNER – Sonata no. 1 in B minor for violin and piano, op. 21 (1909-1910)

Crestwood Music Education Center
453 White Plains Road
Eastchester, NY 10709

Admission: $15 – adults; $10 – students & seniors; at the door

Program Notes – coming soon!

 

Program: All-Russian Program – Part II

Thursday, March 7, 2013, 12-1 pm

Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin
Yelena Grinberg, piano

A WINTER EVENING OF RUSSIAN MUSIC ~

STRAVINSKY – Suite for Violin and Piano after themes, fragments, and pieces by Pergolesi (1926)
MEDTNER – Canzona and Dance in C Major for violin and piano (1922-24)
PROKOFIEV – Sonata no. 2 in D Major for violin and piano, op. 94bis (1942/1943)

Columbia University Faculty House
Rabi-Warner Concert Series
64 Morningside Drive
New York, NY 10027

Admission: FREE!

 


Program: All-Russian Program

Thursday, March 14th, 2013, 7:30 pm

Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin
Yelena Grinberg, piano

A WINTER EVENING OF RUSSIAN MUSIC ~

SHOSTAKOVICH – Four Preludes for violin and piano (1932)
STRAVINSKY – Divertimento for violin and piano (1933)
MEDTNER – Sonata no. 1 in B minor for violin and piano, op. 21 (1909-1910)

Private Home Residence on Upper West Side
Admission: FREE!

 

Program: All-Russian Program – Part II

Saturday, March 16, 2013, 7 pm

Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin
Yelena Grinberg, piano

A WINTER EVENING OF RUSSIAN MUSIC ~

SHOSTAKOVICH – Ten Preludes for violin and piano, op. 34 (1932-33)
STRAVINSKY – Divertimento for violin and piano (1934)
MEDTNER – Sonata no. 1 in B minor for violin and piano, op. 21 (1909-1910)

Private Home Residence on Upper East Side

Admission: FREE

Program Notes – coming soon

 

Program: The Bach Project – Part I

Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 12-1 pm

Dr. Yelena Grinberg, piano

All-BACH Solo Piano Program

Capriccio on the Departure of the Beloved Brother in B-flat Major, BWV 992 (1704)
Prelude and Fugue no. 1 in C Major from the Well-Tempered Klavier, Vol. I (1722)
Prelude and Fugue no. 2 in C minor from the Well-Tempered Klavier, Vol. II (1740)
Chromatic Fantasy in D minor, BWV 903 (1720)
Italian Concerto in F major, BWV 971 (1735)
Partita no. 1 in B-flat Major, BWV 825 (1726)

Columbia University Faculty House
Rabi-Warner Concert Series
64 Morningside Drive
New York, NY 10027

Admission: FREE!

Program Notes – coming soon!

 

Program: All-RUSSIAN Program

Sunday, April 21, 2013, 5 pm

G-Sharp Duo ~
Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin
Yelena Grinberg, piano

SHOSTAKOVICH – Four Preludes for violin and piano (1932)
STRAVINSKY – Divertimento for violin and piano (1933)
**
AUERBACH (b. 1973) – Select Preludes for violin and piano (1999)
MEDTNER – Sonata no. 1 in B minor for violin and piano, op. 21 (1909-1910)

The Roerich Museum
319 West 107th Street
New York, NY 10025

FREE Admission

Program Notes: coming soon

 

Program: The Bach Project – Part I

Sunday, May 5th, 2013, 6:30 pm

Dr. Yelena Grinberg, piano

All-BACH Solo Piano Program

Capriccio on the Departure of the Beloved Brother in B-flat Major, BWV 992 (1704)
Prelude and Fugue no. 1 in C Major from the Well-Tempered Klavier, Vol. I (1722)
Prelude and Fugue no. 2 in C minor from the Well-Tempered Klavier, Vol. II (1740)
Chromatic Fantasy in D minor, BWV 903 (1720)
Italian Concerto in F major, BWV 971 (1735)
Partita no. 1 in B-flat Major, BWV 825 (1726)

Private Home Residence on Upper East Side

FREE Admission with RSVP

Program Notes – coming soon!

 

Program: The Bach Project – Part II

Saturday, June 29, 2013, 1:30 pm

Dr. Yelena Grinberg, piano

Bach & The Art of Variation

Aria Variata in the Italian Style, BWV 989 (c. 1709)
Goldberg Variations (‘Aria with Diverse Variations’), BWV 988 (1741)

The Steinway Hall
109 West 57th Street
New York, NY 10019

Admission: $20, adults; $15, seniors and students with valid ID

Program Notes: coming soon!

 

Program: The Bach Project – Part II

Sunday, June 30, 2013, 7 pm

Dr. Yelena Grinberg, piano

Bach & The Art of Variation

Aria Variata in the Italian Style, BWV 989 (c. 1709)
Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 (1741)

Private Home Residence on UES

Program Notes: coming soon!

 

Program: The Bach Project – Part II

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013, 7 pm

Dr. Yelena Grinberg, piano

Bach & The Art of Variation

Aria Variata in the Italian Style, BWV 989 (c. 1709)
Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 (1741)

Private Home Residence on UWS

Program Notes: coming soon!

 

 

Homage to J. S. Bach

Sunday, August 25, 2013, 5 pm

Michael Haas, cello
Yelena Grinberg, piano

BACH – Sonata no. 3 in G minor for viola de gamba and keyboard (arr. for cello), BWV 1029 (c. 1720)
BEETHOVEN – Sonata no. 5 in D Major for cello and piano, op. 102, no. 2 (1815)
WEBERN – Three Little Pieces for cello and piano, op. 11 (1914)
BRAHMS – Sonata no. 1 in E minor for cello and piano, op. 38 (1865)

Grinberg Classical Salon Series (Private Home Residence on Upper West Side)

A wine and cheese reception will follow the performance

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Homage to J. S. Bach

Friday, September 6th, 2013, 7:30 pm

Michael Haas, cello
Yelena Grinberg, piano

BACH – Sonata no. 3 in G minor for viola de gamba and keyboard (arr. for cello), BWV 1029 (c. 1720)
BEETHOVEN – Sonata no. 5 in D Major for cello and piano, op. 102, no. 2 (1815)
WEBERN – Three Little Pieces for cello and piano, op. 11 (1914)
BRAHMS – Sonata no. 1 in E minor for cello and piano, op. 38 (1865)

Grinberg Classical Salon Series  (Private Home Residence on Upper West Side)

A wine and cheese reception will follow the performance

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Celebrating Alkan at 200

Sunday, September 29, 2013, 7:30 pm

G-Sharp Duo ~

Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin
Yelena Grinberg, piano

SCHUBERT – Sonata in A Major (“Grand Duo”) for violin and piano, opus posth. 162 / D. 574 (1817)
BUSONI – Four Bagatelles for violin and piano (1888)
ALKAN – Grand Duo Concertant in F-sharp minor, op. 21 (1840)

Venue: Private Home Residence on Upper West Side

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Celebrating Alkan at 200

Wednesday, October 16th, 12 – 1 pm

G-Sharp Duo ~

Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin
Yelena Grinberg, piano

SCHUBERT – Sonata in A Major (“Grand Duo”) for violin and piano, opus posth. 162 / D. 574 (1817)
BUSONI – Four Bagatelles for violin and piano (1888)
ALKAN – Grand Duo Concertant in F-sharp minor, op. 21 (1840)

Columbia University Faculty House
Rabi-Warner Concert Series
64 Morningside Drive
New York, NY 10027

FREE Admission

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Celebrating Alkan at 200

Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 8 pm

G-Sharp Duo ~

Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin
Yelena Grinberg, piano

MENDELSSOHN – Sonata in F major for violin and piano (1820)
SCHUBERT – Sonata in A Major (“Grand Duo”) for violin and piano, opus posth. 162 / D. 574 (1817)
BUSONI – Four Bagatelles for violin and piano (1888)
ALKAN – Grand Duo Concertant in F-sharp minor, op. 21 (1840)

Harvardwood Classical Salon Series

Private Home Residence on Upper West Side

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Celebrating Alkan at 200

Saturday, October 19th, 2013, 11 am

G-Sharp Duo ~

Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin
Yelena Grinberg, piano

SCHUBERT – Sonata in A Major (“Grand Duo”) for violin and piano, opus posth. 162 / D. 574 (1817)
BUSONI – Four Bagatelles for violin and piano (1888)
ALKAN – Grand Duo Concertante in F-sharp minor, op. 21 (1840)

The Steinway Hall – The Henry Z Room (2nd floor)
109 W. 57th Street,
New York, NY 10019

General Admission (cash at the door): $20, adults / $15, students and seniors

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Celebrating Alkan at 200

Sunday, October 20, 2013, 4:00 pm

G-Sharp Duo ~

Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin
Yelena Grinberg, piano

MENDELSSOHN – Sonata in F Major for violin and piano (1820)
SCHUBERT – Sonata in A Major (“Grand Duo”) for violin and piano, opus posth. 162 / D. 574 (1817)
BUSONI – Four Bagatelles for violin and piano (1888)
ALKAN – Grand Duo Concertant in F-sharp minor, op. 21 (1840)

Grinberg Classical Salon Series

Private Home Residence on Upper West Side

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Celebrating Alkan and His Circle 

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013, 12-1 pm

Dr. Yelena Grinberg, speaker and piano

BACH – Toccata in D Major, BWV 912 (1707-08)
BEETHOVEN – Six Bagatelles, op. 126 (1823-24)
ALKAN – Assez vivement from Chants, op. 38, no. 1 (1857)
Selections from Preludes, op. 31 (1847)
Esprits follets from Chants, op. 65, no. 2 (ca. 1869)
Selections from Esquisses, op. 63 (1861)
Barcarolle from Chants, op. 65, no. 6 (ca. 1869)
Toccatina, op. 75 (1872)

Columbia University Faculty House
Rabi-Warner Concert Series
64 Morningside Drive
New York, NY 10027

Admission: FREE!

 

Celebrating Alkan and His Circle 

Sunday, November 24th, 2013, 5 pm

Michael Haas, cello
Yelena Grinberg, piano 

MENDELSSOHN – Lied ohne Worte (“Song without Words”) in E Major for cello and piano, op. 109 (1845)
LISZT – Consolations (Pensees Poetiques), S. 172, arr. for cello and piano (ca. 1844-49 / 1870)
– Romance Oubliee, arr. for cello and piano (1880)
BEETHOVEN – Sonata no. 4 in C Major for cello and piano, op. 102, no. 1 (1815)
ALKAN – Sonate de concert in E Major for cello and piano, op. 47 (1857)

Grinberg Classical Salon Series

Private Home Residence on Upper West Side

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Celebrating Alkan and His Circle

Saturday, December 7th, 2013, 1:30 pm

Dr. Yelena Grinberg, speaker and piano

BACH – Toccata in D Major, BWV 912 (1707-08)
BEETHOVEN – Six Bagatelles, op. 126 (1823-24)
ALKAN – Assez Vivement in E Major from Chants, op. 38 (1857)
Selections from 25 Preludes, op. 31 (1847)
Esprits follets in A minor from Chants, op. 65 (1869)
Selections from 48 Esquisses, op. 63 (1861)
Barcarolle from Chants, op. 65, no. 6 (1866)
Toccatina in C minor, op. 75 (1872)

The Steinway Hall – The Henry Z Room (2nd floor)
109 W. 57th Street,
New York, NY 10019

General Admission: $20, adults; $15, students and seniors (cash only at the door)

 

Celebrating Alkan and His Circle

Sunday, December 8th, 2013, 5 pm

Dr. Yelena Grinberg, speaker and piano

BACH – Toccata in D Major, BWV 912 (1707-08)
BEETHOVEN – Six Bagatelles, op. 126 (1823-24)
ALKAN – Assez Vivement in E Major from Chants, op. 38 (1857)
Selections from Preludes, op. 31 (1847)
Esprits follets in A minor from Chants, op. 65 (1869)
Selections from Esquisses, op. 63 (1861)
Barcarolle in G minor from Chants, op. 65 (1866)
Toccatina in C minor, op. 75 (1872)

Grinberg Classical Salon Series

Private Home Residence on Upper West Side

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Program Notes: coming soon

 

Celebrating Alkan and His Circle 

Sunday, December 15th, 2013, at 5 pm

Michael Haas, cello
Yelena Grinberg, piano 

MENDELSSOHN – Song without Words in D Major for cello and piano, op. 109 (1845)
LISZT – Consolations, arr. for cello and piano (ca. 1844-49 / 1870); Romance Oubliee, arr. for cello and piano (1880)
BEETHOVEN – Sonata in C Major for cello and piano, op. 102, no. 1 (1815)
ALKAN – Sonate de concert in E Major for cello and piano, op. 47 (1857)

Grinberg Classical Salon Series
Private Home Residence

Program Notes: coming soon

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Celebrating Alkan and His Circle 

Wednesday, December 18th, 12 – 1 pm

Michael Haas, cello
Yelena Grinberg, piano

BEETHOVEN – Sonata no. 4 in C major for cello and piano, op. 102, no. 1 (1815)
LISZT – Romance Oubliee, arr. for cello and piano, S. 132 (1880)
ALKAN – Sonate de Concert for cello and piano, op. 47 (1857)

Columbia University Faculty House
Rabi-Warner Concert Series
64 Morningside Drive
New York, NY 10027

FREE Admission
Program Notes: coming soon