SUNDAY, SEPT. 14, 1997. 4 pm

The Silvermine Artists Series
Presents

ABBEY SIMON
Pianist


Silvermine School of Music
36 Comstock Hill Ave.
Norwalk, CT

World renowned pianist ABBEY SIMON will celebrate his 75th Birthday this year in a recital at Carnegie Hall on September 22nd. Recognized as one of the grand masters of the piano, he has performed throughout the world for more than fifty years with every major symphony and in recital halls across six continents. Mr. Simon’s albums for EMI, Philips, HMV, and Vox make him one of the most recorded classical artists of all time.


PROGRAM

Sonata in E-Flat Major, Op. 81A                               Beethoven
     “Les Adieux”
     Adagio: Allegro
     Andante espressivo
     Vivacissimamente

Fantasie in C, Op. 17                                                Schumann
     Durchaus fantastisch und
     leidenschaftlich vorzutragen
     Massig. Durchaus energisch
     Langsam getragen. Durchweg
     leise zu halten

~Intermission~

Sonata in B minor, Op. 58                                         Chopin
     Allegro maestoso
     Scherzo: Molto vivace
     Largo
     Finale: Presto, non tanto

Reception following
Baldwin Piano