Craig Greene

Piano

Performances with the RNO

May 2014

On Tour

23 Fri

Stowe Music School

Stowe, Buckingham

Location

Program

Glinka
Overture to "Ruslan and Ludmila"
Tchaikovsky
Excerpts from "The Nutcracker"
Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy (Dance de la fee-dragee)
Tea (Chinese Dance)
Trepak (Russian Dance)
Dance of the Reed Pipes (Danse des mirlitons)
Coffee (Arabian Dance)
Tchaikovsky
Piano Concert No. 1 (1st movement)
Dvorak
Song to the Moon
Lehar
Zigeunerliebe: Czardas
Stravinsky
Fireworks, op. 4
Elgar
Variation 9 (IX) from Enigma Variations: Nimrod
Rimsky–Korsakov
Neapolitan Song
Bizet
Habanera
Chabrier
Pretty Little Star
Bizet
Beat out dat rhythm on a drum
Rodgers and Hart
Lover
Arlen
Somewhere over the Rainbow
Conductor:

Carlo Ponti

Guest Artists:

Lesley Garrett, Soprano

Craig Greene, Piano

2014 European Tours

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