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Fascinatin' Rhythms


Jeffrey Siegel

When: Friday, May 8, 2020
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM  

Where: Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, 50 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Cost: Tickets are $30 for the general public and $10 for students with valid ID.

Contact: Concert Management Office   847.467.4000

Group: Bienen School of Music Concerts and Events

Category: Fine Arts


Ticket sales for this event have been suspended. Following a decision by Northwestern University leadership by April 17, we will determine whether this event can still occur as scheduled.

Jeffrey Siegel, piano

In this season's spirited conclusion, hear jazz and ragtime music of Gershwin and Joplin; waltzes, polkas, and the popular tango "Por una Cabeza"; the pulsating Toccata from Ginastera's electrifying Sonata No. 1; the famous March from The Love for Three Oranges by Prokofiev; and the stupendous, Vladimir Horowitz-inspired arrangement of Sousa's "Stars and Stripes Forever."

George Gershwin, "Rialto Ripples"
Scott Joplin, "Wall Street Rag"
George Gershwin, "Fascinatin' Rhythm" and "I Got Rhythm"
Carl Maria von Weber, Invitation to the Dance, Op. 65
Bedřich Smetana, Polka in G Minor
Dmitri Shostakovich, Polka from The Age of Gold
Alberto Ginastera, Finale from Piano Sonata No. 1
Sergei Prokofiev, March from The Love for Three Oranges
Claude Debussy, Evening in Granada
John Philip Sousa, "The Stars and Stripes Forever"

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