Piano for Six

Cal Poly Pomona Music Recital Hall
3801 W Temple Ave., Bldg. 24
Pomona, CA
October 20, 2016 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm



Cal Poly Pomona Music Department Presents: A Shpachenko and Friends Chamber Music Festival Concert featuring pianists Nadia Shpachenko & Genevieve Feiwen Lee, HOCKET Ensemble: Sarah Gibson & Thomas Kotcheff, Ray-Kallay Duo: Vicki Ray & Aron Kallay

Program Description

The program will feature a new composition by composer Tom Flaherty entitled Igor to Please for six pianists on two pianos, two toy pianos, and electronics (inspired by Igor Stravinsky) and Bagatelle by James Matheson for six pianists on three pianos (inspired by L. v. Beethoven).

Full Program

Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Sonata No. 27 in E minor, Op. 90
Genevieve Feiwen Lee, piano

James Matheson Alone, in Waters Shimmering and Dark for solo piano (2016), West Coast Premiere
Nadia Shpachenko, piano

Matheson Bagatelle for 6 pianists on 3 pianos, 12 hands (2012)
Nadia Shpachenko, Genevieve Feiwen Lee, Sarah Gibson, Thomas Kotcheff, Vicki Ray, Aron Kallay, pianos


Mayke Nas DiGiT #2 for piano four hands (2003)

Alexander Elliott Miller Clock Smasher for piano four hands (2016)

Michael Laurello Touch for piano four hands (2016)

Andy Akiho Karakurenai for piano and toy piano (2007)

Performed by HOCKET Ensemble: Sarah Gibson & Thomas Kotcheff

Tom Flaherty Igor to Please for 6 pianists on 2 pianos, 2 toy pianos, and electronics (2016)
Nadia Shpachenko & Genevieve Feiwen Lee, toy pianos Vicki Ray, Aron Kallay, Sarah Gibson, & Thomas Kotcheff, pianos