Past Shows

Dec 12-13, 2008
Vive la DiF'RANCE

A unique program of dance and French music featuring the choreography of Doug Varone and the music of Claude Debussy, Ceasar Franck, Jacques Brel & Olivier Messaien's Quartet for the End of Time.

Program & Repertoire

Sonata for Cello & Piano (1915)

Claude Debussy

i. Prologue

ii. Serenade

iii. Finale

Prelude Fugue & Variation, Op. 18

Cesar Franck, choreography by Doug Varone

Quartet for the End of Time

Olivier Messaien

i. Liturgy of Crystal

ii. Vocalise, for the Angel who announces the End of Time

iii. Abyss of the Birds

iv. Interlude

v. Praise to the Eternity of Jesus

vi. Dance of Fury for seven trumpets

vii. A mingling of Rainbows for the Angel who announces the End of Time

viii. Praise to the Immortality of Jesus


Peggy Baker, dancer

Andrew Burashko, piano

James Campbell, clarinet

Yegor Dyachov, cello

Jonathan Goldsmith, piano

George Koller, double bass

Rob Piltch, guitar

Stephen Sitarski, violin

Martin Tielli, singer