• Noe Valley Ministry (map)
  • 1021 Sanchez Street
  • San Francisco, CA, 94114
  • United States

Program One: A Rising Star
7:30pm, Friday, October 18

Hear Bacewicz’s brilliant early works from her days as a young virtuoso violinist and rising star.

Get to know her formative influences including her Polish predecessors; Paris; neoclassicism;

early choral music; and her teacher, the great Nadia Boulanger.


Grażyna Bacewicz: String Quartet No. 1 and Piano Quintet No. 1

Claude Debussy: Études for piano

Ignac Paderewski: Nocturne for piano

Karol Szymanowski: Mazurkas for piano

Nadia Boulanger: Vers la Vie Nouvelle for piano

Igor Stravinsky: Three Pieces for clarinet

Claudio Monteverdi: Nine Madrigals (selections)