The College of Arts and Architecture

Music by Mendelssohn, Mozart, and more

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Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 7:30pm
Esber Recital Hall - University Park, PA

Tickets: General $33 in advance/$38 at the door. Students $10 (with valid ID). Reserved seating.

Purchase tickets in advance online, by phone at 814-863-0255 or 1-800-ARTS-TIX, or in person at Eisenhower Auditorium, Penn State Downtown Theatre Center, and Bryce Jordan Center and save $5 per ticket. The Festival Box Office at Esber Recital Hall opens one hour prior to the concert.

Join the festival orchestra and piano soloists Cecilia Dunoyer and Christopher Guzman for a program featuring the Mozart "Concerto No. 10 for Two Pianos," and Camille Saint-Saëns' beloved "Carnival of the Animals."  A 6:30 p.m. pre-concert conversation with Maestro Gerardo Edelstein will precede the concert. For more information, please access the Penn's Woods Music Festival website.

This event is available on livestream at the Penn's Woods Music Festival.


FELIX MENDELSSOHN - Die Hebriden (The Hebrides Overture), Op.26 [Fingal’s Cave]

  • Allegro
  • Andante
  • Rondeau. Allegro

MAURICE RAVEL - Ma Mère l’Oye (Mother Goose Suite)

  • Pavane de la Belle au bois dormant. Lent
  • Petit Poucet. Très modéré
  • Laideronnette, Impératrice des pagodes. Mouvement de marche
  • Les entretiens de la Belle et de la Bête. Mouvement de valse modéré
  • Le jardin féerique. Lent et grave

CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS - Le Carnaval des animaux (Carnival of the animals)

  • Introduction et marche royale du Lion (Introduction and Royal March of the Lion)
  • Poules et Coqs (Hens and Cocks)
  • Hémiones (animaux véloces) (Wild Asses)
  • Tortues (Tortoises)
  • L'Éléphant (The Elephant)
  • Kangourous (Kangaroos)
  • Aquarium
  • Personnages à longues oreilles (Personages with Long Ears)
  • Le coucou au fond des bois (The Cuckoo in the Depths of the Woods)
  • Volière (Aviary)
  • Pianistes (Pianists)
  • Fossiles (Fossils)
  • Le Cygne (The Swan)
  • Finale

W.A. MOZART - Concerto No. 10 in E-flat Major for Two Pianos, K. 365 (Cecilia Dunoyer and Christopher Guzman, piano)

  • Allegro
  • Andante
  • Rondeau. Allegro