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February 2009
Nel giardinetto della villa (1994)

"Contrasts in Sound"; James Goldsworthy, piano

Saturday, February 7, 2009
8:00 PM

Program features works by Ligeti, Biscardi, Messiaen and Berio.
Judith Bettina, soprano, and James Goldsworthy, piano

The Playhouse
Westminster College of the Arts
101 Walnut Lane
Princeton, NJ 08540-3819

Admission Free
Westminster Campus Box Office
12 Noon – 6 P.M. Monday – Friday

Traverso (1987)

Music in Midtown: Chamber Music on Fifth;
Roberta Michel, flute, and Mirna Lekic, piano

Thursday, February 19, 2009
1:00 PM

Elebash Recital Hall
CUNY Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue (between 34th & 35th Streets)
New York, NY 10016-4309

Admission Free, but reservations required: -
Click the "e-VENT online reservation" icon next to the program listing, or
Call 212.817-8215

March 2009
Incitation to Desire (Tango) (1984)

Mark Teplitsky, piano

MTAC Certificate of Merit

Sunday, March 15, 2009

Torrey Pines High School
San Diego, California

The Viola Had Suddenly Become a Voice (2005)

Paul Neubauer, viola, and Anne-Marie McDermott, piano

Thursday, March 19, 2009
8:15 PM

Program includes a pre-concert lecture by Paul Neubauer and performances of The Viola Had Suddenly Become a Voice, by Chester Biscardi, Trio for Viola (Clarinet), Cello & Piano, Op. 114, by Brahms, Trio for Piano & Strings, Op. 99, by Schubert. Paul Neubauer & The McDermott Trio.

La Belle Alliance
Avila Hotel
Penstraat 130
Willemstad, Curacao

Admission: NAF 45.00 p.p.; Students NAF 15.00; call 461-4377

April 2009
Modern Love Songs (1997-2002)

Kimberly Christie, soprano, and SoHee Lee, piano

Saturday, April 18, 2009
3:00 PM

Schare Recital Hall
Mason Gross School of the Arts
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901

May 2009
Modern Love Songs (1997-2002) and "You've Been On My Mind" (2007)

Carina Zabrosky, soprano, and Chester Biscardi, piano

Thursday, May 7, 2009
7:30 PM

Reisinger Concert Hall
Sarah Lawrence College
Bronxville, New York 10708

Program includes songs by Bellini, Biscardi, Faure, Mozart and Tchaikovsky. With Martin Goldray, piano.

Piano Sonata (1986; rev. 1987)

Keys to the Future Festival; Joe Rubenstein, director; Blair McMillen, piano

Tuesday, May 19, 2009
8:00 PM

Renee Weiler Concert Hall
Greenwich House Music School
46 Barrow Street (slightly South of Sheridan Square
and West of Seventh Ave)
New York City

General Admission: $15 per concert
Seniors/Students: $10 per concert
For reservations call 212.242.4770
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The Gift of Life (1990-1993)

Celebrating Life Concert Series
Project People Foundation
Diana Solomon-Glover, soprano, and Lawrence Wolfe, piano

Performers include Kenny Barron, jazz pianist, Lilli-Anne Tai, dancer, Diana Solomon-Glover, soprano, VOCE, and Lawrence Wolfe, piano

Thursday, May 21, 2009
6:30 PM

Manhattan School of Music
Miller Hall
601 West 122nd Street
(between Broadway and Claremont Avenue)
New York, NY 10027

Tickets: $75 - $1,000 in advance:

June 2009
The Viola Had Suddenly Become a Voice (2005)

OKM™ OK MOZART Festival; Monday Mini Chamber Concert; Paul Neubauer, viola, and Anne-Marie McDermott, piano

Monday June 15, 2009
11:00 AM

Program includes The Viola Had Suddenly Become a Voice , by Chester Biscardi, and Sonata for Viola and Piano , by Alan Paul

St. Luke's Episcopal Church
Bartlesville, Oklahoma 74005

Admission: $12/8 Adults, $8/6 Students; Call 918.336-9800

August 2009
Companion Piece (for Morton Feldman) (1989) and
The Viola Had Suddenly Become a Voice (2005)

Staunton Music Festival; Anthony Manzo, contrabass, and Gabriel Dobner, piano; Amadi Azikiwe, viola, and Paulo Steinberg, piano

Program includes works by Alan Blank, Judith Shatin, George Wilson, and John Yannelli.

Tuesday, August 25, 2009
7:00 PM
Trinity Episcopal Church
Staunton, Virginia

Tickets can be purchased at the door, or in advance at:
The Bookstack
1 East Beverley Street
Staunton, Virginia 24402
General Admission: $18; Senior: $15; Student: $8

September 2009
Tartini (1972) – Curtis Macomber, violin, and Blair McMillen, piano
Mestiere (1979) – Blair McMillen, piano
Di Vivere (19810 – Da Capo Chamber Players: André Emelianoff, violoncello; Curtis Macomber, violin; Blair McMillen, piano; Patricia Spencer, flute, and Meighan Stoops, clarinet
Companion Piece (for Morton Feldman) (1989) – Mark Helias, contrabass, and Marc Peloquin, piano
In Time's Unfolding (2000) – Marc Peloquin, piano

Music Tuesdays: In Time's Unfolding: Chester Biscardi: Chamber and Solo Piano Works

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Reisinger Concert Hall
Sarah Lawrence College
Bronxville, New York

November 2009
In Time's Unfolding (2000)

Martin Goldray, piano – Facing the Music or how I prepared a performance of Chet Biscardi's piano piece "In Time's Unfolding" and in the process addressed issues of expression, tone, pacing, balance, architecture and the prospect of feedback from a composer/pianist who might have his own ideas about it

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Reisinger Concert Hall
Sarah Lawrence College
Bronxville, New York

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