BEETHOVEN ON THE BEACH 2015
Recorded March 8, 2015 at Pinecrest Gardens
Enjoy our annual FREE Outdoor Concert!
Watch the entire concert, or pick & choose! Our 2015 Beethoven on the Beach Concert features Jouvanco Jean-Baptiste, soprano.
Elaine Rinaldi, Conductor
Romanian Dances by Bela Bartok (1881-1945)
1. Jocul Cu Bâtă
3. Pe Loc
5. Poarga Românescă
"No, Non Turbarti" by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
One of Beethoven's early works (without opus), this piece is unusual in that it is one of the few pieces written for strings only. It has a brief recitativo, followed by an aria. The premise of the piece is that Nice, a young shepherdess is caught in a storm. A young man tries to coax her into a cave, where he will "protect" her and "Shelter" her from the storm.
St. Paul Suite by Gustav Holst (1874-1934)
4.Finale- The Dargason
Holst was a popular teacher at the St. Paul School for Girls in London. This piece was written for the students at the school.
Serenade in C Major, Op. 48
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
1. Pezzo in Forma di Sonatina
4. Finale (Tema Russo)
"Hoedown" from Rodeo by
Aaron Copland (1900-1990)