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piano
LOUISE BESSETTE
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 8 pm

 piano 
LOUISE BESSETTE 
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 8 pm

Over her 35 year career, Louise Bessette has gained renown for her performances and for her commitment to promoting contemporary music. In addition to many recordings as a soloist and with chamber ensembles and appearances worldwide with orchestras and at important festivals, Ms. Bessette regularly tours throughout America, Europe and Asia. In 2016 Louise Bessette won her eighth Opus Prize (the Quebec Junos).

ESCALES
un piano autour du monde
Piano around the World

John Adams China Gates
Qigang Chen Instants d’un opéra de Pékin
Allain Gaussin  Tokyo-City
Philippe Hersant Le carillon d’Orléans
Charles Ives The Alcotts (Sonata No. 2 “Concord, Mass., 1840-1860”)
André Mathieu

Été canadien

Percy Grainger In Dahomey
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Jeffrey Ryan Mirari (or the 7 wonders)
Wim Statius Muller Valse “Avila Beach”
Hector Villa-Lobos Bachianas Brasilieras No. 4, Prélude
Ernesto Lecuona Suite Andalucia (Cordoba, Andalucia, Alhambra)
Claude Debussy  Estampes: La soirée dans Grenade
Bruno Mantovani Italienne
Franz Liszt Les cloches de Rome
Modest Moussorgsky La grande porte de Kiev (Pictures at an Exhibition)