february, 2021

21feb3:00 pmUSA: Spivey Hall Stream - Beethoven, Grieg and Dvořák

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Stream Available through 23 February

Programme:

BEETHOVEN Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13 (“Pathétique”)
GRIEG From Lyric Pieces, Op. 54
No. 1. Gjætergut (Shepherd’s Boy)
No. 2. Gangar (Norwegian March)
No. 3. Troldtog (March of the Trolls)
No. 4. Notturno
DVOŘÁK From Poetic Tone Pictures, Op. 85
No. 1   Noční cestou (Night journey)
No. 2    Žertem (Joking)
No. 3    Na starém hradě (At the Old Castle)
No. 4    Jarní (Spring)
No. 8    Rej skřítků (Goblins’ Dance)
No. 9    Serenáda (Serenade)
No. 10  Bakchanale (Bacchanalia)
             No. 13  Na Svaté hoře (At the Holy Mountain)

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