An afternoon of music from my two homes: The Bay State and the SF Bay Area
ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT LIMBS FOR LIFE
WEST COAST PREMIERE: Griffin Candey — Hard Stones (2018) composed to commemorate the fifth anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing. The five poems selected for this cycle were written by Lisa DeSiro - one poem per day - during the chilling and tragic events of the 2013 bombing and subsequent manhunt.
WORLD PREMIERE: Kev Choice — The Distance (2018) composed to honor the victims of the Boston Marathon Bombing and to runners everywhere.
Songs by Amy Beach, David Conte, Jake Heggie, John Thow, Leonard Bernstein, Heather Gilligan, Vartan Aghababian, Howard Frazin, Miriam Miller, John Harbison, Kurt Erickson and Michael Kaulkin
Steven Bailey, piano; Justin Ouellet, viola
Piedmont Piano • OAKLAND, CA