Romantics to Ragtime

Chopin: Barcarolle, op. 60
Schubert: Drei Klavierstücke, D 946
Schubert arr. Liszt: Der Müller und der Bach

Dawes/Sigman arr. Keith Jarrett: It’s All in the Game
William Bolcom: Graceful Ghost Rag, Poltergeist
Igor Stravinsky: Piano-Rag-Music
William Albright: The Nightmare Fantasy Rag

This program unites the music of 19th-century Europe with 20th-century America. The contrasting styles are brought closer together through two touching song arrangements by the great improvisers of each era.