A Journey From the Past
A Piano Recital by Dima Khatib
Join us on October 14, 2022, for the piano recital of Dima Khatib, student of Na Young Kim.
Assembly Hall, Qatar Music Academy,
Building 8, Katara Cultural Village
5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m
Recital Program (Download Recital Program)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
The Seasons, Opus 37bis
March: Song of the Lark, Andantino espressivo in G minor
June: Barcarolle, Andante cantabile in G minor
October: Autumn Song, Andante doloroso e molto cantabile in D minor
Composed in 1876, Tchaikovsky was commissioned these monthly pieces for a magazine, a source of income while he was finishing his first ballet Swan Lake.
Etude Black Keys, Opus 10 No. 5, Vivace in G Flat major
Etude La Tempête, Opus 10 No. 9, Allegro molto agitato in F minor
Nocturne No 20 Opus Posthume, Lento con gran espressione in C Sharp minor
All three were composed in 1830. The nocturne was published 21 years after Chopin’s death.
Ludwig Van Beethoven
Sonata 23, Opus 57 Appassionata in F minor, 1st movement: Allegro assai
Composed in 1804-1805, Beethoven is said to think highly of this sonata: one of his best.
First Gnossienne, Lento in D minor
Composed in 1890, this experimental music genre is Satie's own invention.
Oblivion, Lento con spirito, a tango in D minor
Composed in 1982, arranged for piano by Frank Marocco.