Evolution – March 19th 8 PM Bennington College

Evolution of a 21st Century Violinist

Violinist Shem Guibbory with Percussionist Rex Benincasa

March 19, 2014, 8 P.M.   FREE ADMISSION

Deane Carriage Barn  Bennington College, Bennington Vermont

I have played everything from Bach to Debussy, for real art should be international”  violinist Eugene Ysaÿe

Adagio and Fugue in G Minor, BWV 1001 (circa 1722/1723)         J.S.Bach  

Ballade Op. 27 #3 – Georges Enesco  (1923) Eugene Ysaÿe 1858-1931

Sonata #2 for Solo Violin(1954)     Grazyna Bacewicz

Ingrained from Childhood Op. 531 (2014)   John Mcdonald 

for violin and four pairs of wooden bowls

World Premier Performance

Commissioned by Shem Guibbory for Innovative Music Programs/Evolution of a 21st Century Violinist

Danse Alhambra (2007)    Simon Shaheen

Commissioned by the Argosy Contemporary Music Fund for Shem Guibbory and A Night at the Alhambra Café

Romanza Andalusa op.22 (1879)     Pablo de Sarasate

Madagascar Variations (1988)         Guibbory/Hemingway

Slowly She Turned (2010)                     Douglas J. Cuomo

Commissioned by Shem Guibbory for Innovative Music Programs/Evolution of a 21st Century Violinist

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