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"Pictures, Poems, and Dances" concert

Date: Sunday, September 22, 2019, 2:30 pm
Venue: The St. Jerome's Cathedral (355 Place du Curé-Labelle, Saint-Jérôme, QC J7Z 1Z8)

As an opening concert of the festival, the TME presents "Pictures, Poems, and Dances" in partnership with Les Sentiers. All programmed works are closely related to art paintings, poems or dances.

 

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The Second Waltz for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, piano and percussion (1956)
(Dmitri Shostakovich, Instr. Gideon Gee-Bum Kim)

**Two Poems and Epilogue for flute and guitar (2004/2006, rev. 2018)
(Gideon Gee-Bum Kim)
i. poem 1
ii. poem 2
iii. epilogue

Csárdás for guitar and piano (1904)
(Vittorio Monti)

Graceful Ghost Rag for violin and piano (1970)
(William Bolcom, ca. 6')

**Bulgar Genevois from "From Darkness to Light" for clarinet, violin, and piano (2016)
(Ofer Ben-Amots)

Intermission

The Joyful Island for piano (1904)
(Claude Debussy): Inspired by a Jean-Antoine Watteau’s painting

*Im for soprano, flute, clarinet, viola, cello and bak (1989)
(Gideon Gee-Bum Kim): Inspired by the Park Mok-wol's poem, "Im"

**Julnori I for violin (1996)
(In Memory of Mark Kopytman)
(Gideon Gee-Bum Kim)

Romanian Folk Dances for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello and piano (1915)
(Béla Bartók, Instr. Gideon Gee-Bum Kim)

 

*Canadian premiere
*Quebec premiere

 
Gideon Gee-Bum Kim, managing/artistic directo
 
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