November 29 - Assembling the Forces

Rehearsal at Diablo Valley College for The Opus Project presents Opus 11, including

Bela Bartok (1881-1945)
Duke Bluebeard's Castle, Op. 11 (1911) (Bela Belazs)
     Door 5                                                  

Kurt Weill (1900-1950) (The Book of Jeremiah)
Recordare, Op. 11 (1923
Terry Riley (b. 1935)
In C (1964)   

Scott Joplin (1867-1917)       
Treemonisha (1911) (1')
     Overture (Beginning, Elided)

Mark Alburger (b. 1957)
Portraits of Three [Flute] Players, Op. 11 (1978)
     II.  Anne's Ten-Dollar Music

Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975)  
Two Pieces for String Octet, Op. 11 (1925)
     I.  Prelude (Adagio) - Introduction
     II.  Scherzo - Introduction

Samuel Barber (1910-1981)      
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11a (1936)
Jan Pusina (b. 1940)    
String Quartet, Op. 11
     I. Adagio
Stardust (b. 1962)          
Shelter (2013)
     I. Stomping Ground
     II. Resting Place

Anton Webern (1883-1945)      
Three Little Pieces for Cello and Piano, Op. 11 (1913)
     I.  Moderately
     II.  Very agitately
     III.  Extremely peacefully

Paul Hindemith (1895-1963)      
Viola Sonata, Op. 11, No. 4 (1918)
     I.  Fantasie

Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)  
On This Island, Op. 11 (1937) (W.H. Auden)
     IV. Nocturne (Andante piacevole)

Kurt Weill (1900-1950)      
Street Scene (1946)
     What Good Would the Moon Be?


In the early morning,

finish the transit north,


after a few hours respite and composition of page 57 for Double Piano Concerto ("Fellow Travellers"): III,





for the rehearsal -- yay!