Sarofim School of Fine Arts

Guest Artist Concert: Kristian Klefstad

7:30pm CDT April 4

Alma Thomas Theater

Sarofim School of Fine Arts’ Music Department is proud to present pianist Dr. Kristian Klefstad.

Dr. Klefstad has appeared in various solo and collaborative concerts throughout the country with groups such as the University of Texas Symphony and the Jefferson City Symphony. He is currently Associate Professor of Piano at Belmont University where he teaches piano, piano pedagogy, piano literature, and directs the piano ensemble.

 

April 4, 2017

7:30pm | Alma Thomas Theater

KRISTIAN KLEFSTAD, piano

 

Program:

 

F.Couperin (1688-1733)

L’Ondes (Waves)

Les Regrets (Regrets)

Le Carillon de Cythere

 

F. Chopin (1810-1849)

Nocturne in C-sharp Minor, Op. 27 no. 1

E. Grieg (1843-1907)

Evening in the Mountains Op. 68 no. 4

Mountain Dance, Op. 19 no. 1

 

C. Debussy (1862-1918)

Prelude, Book I no. 2, Violes (Veils)

Prelude, Book II no. 12, Feux d’artifice (Fireworks)

M. Ravel (1875-1937)

Gaspard de la Nuit:

“Ondine”

 

INTERMISSION

 

H. Cowell (1897-1965)

Three Irish Legends: no. 3, The Voice of Lir

 

O. Messaien (1908-1992)

20 Regards sur l’Enfant Jesus:

No. 15 Le baiser de l’enfant Jesus (The Kiss of the Infant Jesus)

No. 16 Regard des prophetes, des bergers, et des Mages

(Contemplation of the prophets, shepherds and Magi)

 

F. Rzewski (b. 1938)

Four Piano Pieces: IV

 

S. Rachmaninoff (1873-1943)

Etude in C Minor, Op. 39 no. 3

Etude in E-flat major, Op. 39 no. 6

 

TICKETS GO ON SALE AUGUST 1, 2016 at Noon

Adults: $12.00
Over 62 and students: $10.00
GISD Students: $5.00 with identification

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