Zhenni Li-Cohen, piano

May 18, 2022

Dame Myra Hess Concerts

Dave Schwan, host


J.S Bach (1685-1750) transcribed by Ferruccio Busoni – Chaconne (from Partita #2  in D Minor for solo violin, BWV 1004) (14′)

Sergei Bortkiewicz (1877-1952)  – Five Short pieces (12’)

I. Lyrica Nova Op. 59 No.4 (Con slancio)  

II. Ein Brief/Une lettre/A letter, Op.35 No.7 (Andantino lirico)  

III. Ein Traum/Un Songe/A dream (sostenuto e molto tranquillo)  

IV. Prelude, Op.13 No.4 (Appasionato)  

V. Pensées Lyriques, Op.11 No.5 (Poco moto, con amabilita)  

Claude Debussy (1862-1918)  – Select Preludes, Book 1 (7’)

IV. Les sons et les parfums tournent dans l’air du soir

V. Les collines d’Anacapri

Zhihong Guo (b. 1932) – Xinjiang Dance (1958) (4’)

Read bios and program notes here

Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts are presented in partnership with 98.7 WFMT.
Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts are made possible through the generosity of the Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Illinois Arts Council.
Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts are presented in association with the Seventeenth Church of Christ, Scientist, Chicago.

Don’t miss Hazel Friedman

next week on the

Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts!

Wednesday May 25, 12:15pm

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