Carlos Salzedo and Marcel Grandjany are two composers who profoundly influenced harp performance technique. I introduce their compositions with a discussion of their rivalry. “A Few Words on Salzedo and Grandjany.”
Janice Ortega, harp, and Robert Gray, flute.
2.Andriessen, Hendrik, 1892 - 1981.
3.Persichetti, Vincent, 1915 - 1987.
5.Chopin, Frederick, 1820 - 1849.
The composer, Francis Poulenc, was an important part of the French Renaissance and the group of French composers known as “The Six.” (Le Seis). I introduce my performance of his work with an introduction. Francis Poulenc, the French Renaissance and Le Seis. A Few Words About Francis Poulenc
Janice Ortega, harp, and Roberta Brokaw, flute.
Poulenc, Francis, 1899 - 1963.
Vincent Persichetti is a composer who made significant contributions to the harp literature. I introduce my performance of one of those works which represents the
Persichetti, Vincent, 1915 - 1987. Serenades for flute & harp.