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Faculty Tuesdays (2017)

Faculty Tuesdays (2017)

Nov 14, 2017

Faculty Tuesdays (2017)

Free and open to the public

Free and open to the public

  • Presented by: CU Music
  • Runtime: 55 minutes
  • Intermission: None
  • Venue: Grusin Music Hall (C112)
  • Imig Music Building, 1020 18th St, Boulder, CO 80302

Hsu joins an international pianists' collective during the United Nations Climate Change Conference to spotlight climate change. This adventurous program celebrates our planet with diverse aesthetics and a little audience participation, ending with Scriabin's fiery "Vers La Flamme." The program also features Rachmaninoff, Debussy and Ravel. Read more about Hsing-ay Hsu at

PROGRAM: Cesar Camargo Mariano: "Samambala"; Hugo Fatturoso: "Piano, Pandeiro e passarinho"; Sergei Rachmaninoff: "Daisies"; Maurice Ravel: "Oiseaux Tristes"; Georges Bizet: "La Coccinelle"; Katharina Rosenberger: "Sky"; Richard Strauss: "Morgen"; Claude Debussy: "Nuages"; Performance for Climate Change; Camille Saint-Saëns, arr. Leopold Godowsky: "The Swan"; Luciano Berio: "Wasserklavier"; Lola Perrin: "Fire/Imagine"; Alexander Scriabin: "Vers La Flamme"; George Weiss and Bob Thiele: "What a Wonderful World"

Featuring Hsing-ay Hsu and Andrew Cooperstock, piano; Abigail Nims, mezzo soprano; Victor Mestas, piano; and Beth Osnes, actor and co-founder of CU's Inside the Greenhouse Initiative

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Artistic Team


Hsing-ay Hsu

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Andrew Cooperstock

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Mezzo Soprano

Abigail Nims

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Victor Mestas

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