January 29, 2019

***CANCELLED*** Guest Recital: Jenny Gregoire, violin and Robert Holm, piano - "Great French Violin Sonatas"
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: Free and open to the public.

The program, entitled "Great French Violin Sonatas" will feature "Violin Sonata in G Minor" by Claude Debussy, "Violin Sonata No. 2 in G Major" by Maurice Ravel and "Violin Sonata in A Major" by César Franck.

In addition to their WIU performance, the duo will present a masterclass prior to their performance at 5 p.m. in the COFAC Recital Hall.

Violinist Jenny Grégoire is an active soloist and recitalist, and has been concertmaster of the Mobile Symphony since 2001. She is the assistant professor of violin at the University of Alabama.

Pianist Robert Holm, a Steinway Artist since 2010, is a professor of music at the University of South Alabama, principal pianist for the Mobile Symphony Orchestra and pianist at Dauphin Way Baptist Church.

PROGRAM:

Violin Sonata in G Minor (1917) - Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Allegro vivo
Intermède: Fantasque et leger
Finale: Très animé

Violin Sonata No. 2 in G Major (1923) - Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
Allegretto
Blues: Moderato
Perpetuum Mobile: Allegro

INTERMISSION

Violin Sonata in A Major (1886) - éesar Franck (1822-1890)
Allegretto ben moderato
Allegro
Ben moderato: Recitativo--Fantasia
Allegretto poco mosso
Related Web Site: COFAC Recital Hall
Contact Information:
 Joan Herbert
 Phone: 309-298-1843
 Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

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