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Historical Piano Concerts Series
at the
Ashburnham Community Church

Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 4: 00 p.m.

Naho Bessho, piano
Naho Bessho, piano
(Click on name for Bio)



Grande polonaise in Eb, Op. 21 (1808)

Carl Maria von Weber

Alla polacca – Largo
Rondo brillant in Eb, Op. 62 (1819)    “La Gaité”
Lieder ohne Worte, Bks. 1-8 (1829-45)    “Songs without Words”

Felix Mendelssohn
Book 1, Op. 19b   No. 6 in g    Andante sostenuto
Venezianisches Gondellied Nr. 1    "Venetian Gondola Song No. 1"
Book 2, Op. 30   No. 6 in f#  Allgretto tranquile
Venezianisches Gondellied Nr. 2    "Venetian Gondola Song No. 2"
Book 6, Op. 67   No. 2 in f#  Allegro leggiero
Rondo capriccioso in E, Op. 14 (1824)
Etude de concert No. 3 in Db, S.144/3 (1848)    Un sospiro

Franz Liszt
Notturno No. 3 in Ab, S.541/3 (1850)    Liebestraum
Hungarian rhapsody No. 10 in E, S.244/10 (c.1849)    Preludio


Barcarole in F#, Op. 60 (1845-46)
Frédéric Chopin
Andante spianato et grande polonaise brillante in Eb, Op. 22   (1830-31)

Piano by Erard, Paris, 1840

All pianos played in the concerts are from The Frederick Collection

Ashburnham Community Church: 84 Main Street (Rte. 12) at Chapel Street, Ashburnham, MA (GPS: 42.6359, -71.9083)

Admission: $10.00 /adult (children and students, free)

The building is wheelchair accessible.

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