ALS Festival 2016 Schedule



Thursday, June 2, 2016

Valley Performing Arts Center, Black Box Experimental Theater

7-8 p.m. Registration: VPAC/Black Box Experimental Theater lobby 8:00 PM Opening Night Recital: Mikhail Voskresensky, pianist* Works by Liszt, Borodin, Glinka, Tchaikovsky, Scriabin, Medtner & Prokofiev 10:00 PM Opening Night Reception VPAC Courtyard


Friday, June 3, 2016

Music Department Courtyard

8:00 AM Registration

Cypress Recital Hall

8:30 AM Opening Remarks Interim Dean of the MCCAMC College: Dr. Dan Hosken Chair of the Music Department: Dr. Ric Alviso Artistic Director: Dr. Dmitry Rachmanov American Liszt Society President: Dr. Jay Hershberger Evgeny Kissin Medal Presentation

Kurland Lecture Hall

9:15 AM Lecture: "Liszt and Bad Taste" Richard Taruskin

Black Box Experimental Theater

10:30 AM Recital: Liszt's Piano Transcriptions of Music by Russian Composers Black Box Theatre Yun Ha Hwang, Antonio Iturrioz, Han Wang, Alexandre Dossin, Benjamin Krasner pianists

Cypress Recital Hall

11:30 AM Master Class: Mikhail Voskresensky, piano

Valley Performing Arts Center Courtyard

1:00 PM Catered Picnic Lunch by Orange Grove Bistro+

Cypress Recital Hall

2:00 PM Lecture Recital: "Four Generations of Tcherepnins" Justin Kolb and David Witten, pianists 3:00 PM Vocal Recital: Songs by Liszt, A. Rubinstein, Balakirev, Rimsky-Korsakov, Mussorgsky, Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff Kevin McMillan, Antonina Chehovska, Hein Jung, Moonyoung Kim, Gabriel Dobner, Liza Stepanova, & Yun Ha Hwang 4:45 PM Concert: Lyapunov's 12 Transcendental Etudes Paul Barnes, Andrei Andreev, Eduardo Moreira, Tatiana Muzanova, Yin Zheng, Ksenia Nosikova, Michael Boyd, Ednaldo Borba, Alessandro Andrade da Fonseca & Antonio Iturrioz 6:15 PM Dinner

Kurland Lecture Hall

8:00 PM Lecture: "Liszt and Anton Rubinstein" Terry McNeill

Black Box Experimental Theater

8:45 PM Concert: Antonio Pompa-Baldi, pianist* Works by Liszt and Rubinstein


Saturday, June 4, 2016

Music Department Courtyard

8:00 AM Registration

Kurland Lecture Hall

8:30 AM Lecture: "Russian Pianism and Liszt: Early Recordings" Victor and Marina Ledin

Cypress Recital Hall

9:45 AM Recital: Liszt’s Influence on Russian Composers Works by Glinka, Balakirev, Borodin, Cui, Glazunov, Arensky, Scriabin, Feinberg, and Stanchinsky John Hord, William Wellborn, Charles Parsons, Nadia Shpachenko, Derek Parsons, Caroline Hong, Tien Hsieh, Read Gainsford & Jura Margulis 11:30 AM Lecture: Ginastera’s 100th anniversary: Luiz de Moura Castro

Music Department Courtyard

12:15 PM Lunch: Urbane Café Catering+

Nordhoff Hall, Room 107

1:30 PM Recital: Organ Works by Liszt and Russian Composers Timothy Howard & Ying Duan

Cypress Recital Hall

2:30 PM Master Class: John Perry, piano 4:00 PM Recital: "Two Generations of Liszt's Russian Pupils" Works by A. and N. Rubinstein, Hofmann, Blumenfeld, Horowitz, Siloti, Rachmaninov, Pabst & Medtner Peter Toth, Alexander Agate, Michael Seregow, Daniel Paul Horn, Alexander Djordjevic, Eugene Alcalay, Daniel Glover & Gila Goldstein 5:30 PM Lecture Recital: Martha von Sabinin Song Cycle Recital Hall Larry Bakst, tenor & Richard Zimdars, pianist 6:15 PM Dinner

Valley Performing Arts Center, Great Hall

8:00 PM Recital: Vadym Kholodenko, pianist* 10:00 PM Reception VPAC Courtyard


Sunday, June 5, 2016

Music Department Courtyard

8:30 AM Registration

Kurland Lecture Hall

9:00 AM Panel Richard Taruskin and Roxanne Cogan; Dmitry Rachmanov, Moderator

Cypress Recital Hall

10:30 AM Chamber Music & Piano Ensemble Marina Lomazov & Joseph Rackers, Matthew Gianforte & Meeyoun Park, Lorenz Gamma & Ming Tsu, and others.

Music Department Courtyard

11:45 PM Lunch+ 1:00 PM Los Angeles International Liszt Competition Showcase Recital Hall

Valley Performing Arts Center, Great Hall

3:00 PM Concerto Gala Finale* Works by Liszt, Rimsky-Korsakov, Scriabin, and Lyapunov Peter Klimo, Yuan Sheng, Daniel Glover, and Ksenia Nosikova, pianists Prelude by the CSUN Wind Ensemble, Lawrence Stoffel, conductor

Orange Grove Bistro

6:00 PM Banquet

(Schedule Subject to Change - see http://www.als2016.org/index.html for updated schedule and further details) *Tickets are $15 for each concert; +lunches are $15 each; ++Final Banquet is $55. These charges billed at registration.