Patrick Messina and Fabrizio Chiovetta take us to America, with a programme of traditional songs, jazz, Broadway melodies, avant-garde pieces, tango… by composers from Charles Ives to André Previn. The essence of American music!



1. Stephen Foster, Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair
2-3. Leonard Bernstein, Sonata for clarinet and piano
I. Grazioso
II. Andantino. Vivace e leggiero
4. Charles Ives, Songs My Mother Taught Me (from 114 Songs)
5. Aaron Copland, Nocturne
6. André Previn, Song (from Tango, Song and Dance)
7-10. André Previn, Clarinet Sonata
I. Quarter note = ca. 116
II. Very slow
III. Interlude
IV. Fast
11. Samuel Barber, Canzone
12-14. George Gershwin, Three Preludes
I. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
II. Andante con moto e poco rubato
III. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
15. Charles Ives, Largo for Violin, Clarinet and Piano, op.73 *