• 04/30/2017
    7:00 - 8:30PM
    La Vie Parisienne: 1920-1945

    The Astoria Music Project

  • A musical presentation featuring the Astoria Music Project's creative team along with guests artists the Gavroche Duo, a French jazz group based in Queens. The program will compare and contrast the two music scenes (jazz and classical) in Paris, while providing context and additional info about the arts landscape of that time. Works by composers such as Gershwin, Reinhardt, Copland, and Stravinsky will be performed.

    Featuring...

    CLASSICAL
    Title Composer
    Alone Copland
    Au bord de la route Boulanger
    Chanson ("Elle a vendu mon coeur") Boulanger
    Le Berceau de Gertrude Stein ou Le Mystère de la rue de Fleurus Virgil Thomson
    Il Vole Poulenc
    Violon Poulenc
    Trois pièces brèves for wind quintet Ibert
    Pulcinella (suite Italienne 1, 2 & 4) Stravinsky
    Violin Sonata (1st movement) Auric
    JAZZ
    Title Composer
    Dans la vie faut pas s'en faire Henri Christiné, lyrics Albert Williemetz
    Qu'est-ce qu'on attend pour être heureux Paul Misraki, lyrics by André Hornez
    J'ai ta main Charles Trenet
    Ménilmontant Charles Trenet
    Sur les quais du vieux Paris Ralph Erwin, lyrics : Louis Poterat
    Les feuilles mortes Joseph Kosma, lyrics : Jacques Prévert
    La vie en rose Louiguy, lyrics : Edith Piaf
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