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Cordula Merks Violin Studio Recital


Barbro Osher Recital Hall
200 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Amy Chiu, piano
Lior David, piano
Britton Day, piano


M. Ponce/Jascha Heifetz: Violin and Piano Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80 "Estrellita"
Katie Allen, violin
Britton Day, piano

Sergei Prokofiev: Violin and Piano Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80
   III. Andante
     IV. Allegrissimo
Christopher Jasiewiczviolin
Britton Day, piano 

Dimitri Shostakovich: Four Preludes for Violin and Piano, Op. 34 
     No. 10 in C sharp minor 
     No. 15 in D flat
     No. 16 in B flat minor
     No. 24 in D minor

Alexandra Santonviolin
Britton Daypiano 

Fritz Kreisler: Praeludium and Allegro “In the style of Pugnani” 
Paul Kimviolin
Amy Chiupiano 

Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35   
     I. Moderato nobile
Chantel Charis, violin
Amy Chiu, piano 

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Sonata No. 7 in C minor, Op. 30 No. 2
     I. Allegro con brio
Katie Allenviolin
Lior Davidpiano

Gabriel Fauré: Violin Sonata No. 1 in A Major, Op. 13
     I. Allegro Molto
Lavinia Chenviolin
Amy Chiupiano

Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61
     III. Rondo. Allegro 
Daniel Tanviolin
Amy Chiupiano 

Chantel Charis: 5. 16. 20 Hymn
Chantel Charisvoice

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About SFCM’s Violin Department

Transform your playing in the heart of the Bay Area music scene. About 50 students study violin at SFCM, learning from world-class faculty members, including the concertmasters of the nearby San Francisco Symphony, Opera, and Ballet ensembles. As a violinist at SFCM, you’ll perform with your peers, explore new possibilities for your instrument, and develop your voice through music from the baroque to the new.


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