Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - PMF Showcase
Christi Zuniga, piano
Vivaldi: Piccolo Concerto, RV 443 in C Major *
Beethoven: Triple Concerto (for violin, cello, and piano), Op. 56 in C Major
Wolf: Italian Serenade
Richard Strauss: Der Burger als Edelmann, Op. 60 *
Vivaldi's Piccolo Concerto was first performed at the PMF in 1954. The allegro movement was performed in 1969 with Charles Wyatt and Thor Johnson, conducting. Beethoven's Triple Concerto was first performed in 1957 and most recently in 2011. The only previous performance of Wolf's Italian Serenade was in 1988 with Victor Yampolsky conducting. This is the first performance at PMF of Strauss' Der Burger als Edelmann and the Vivaldi Piccolo Concerto.
Program Notes for this concert