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American Liszt Society/Wagner Society – Music Festival

June 1, 2013 - 4:00 am

Saturday June 1, 2013 

Full Festival Pass $125 per person (does not include Saturday Box Lunch or Saturday Banquet). 

Saturday June 1, 2013 One-Day pass is available for $50 per person

 9:00 – 9:45 a.m.Registration – San Francisco Conservatory of Music


9:45                 Lecture Verdi and Wagner: Transcriptions in Historic Recordings

                        Donald Manildi


11:00               Lecture and Recital

                        Verdi Transcriptions by Hermann Cohen:

                        Fantasies on Nabucco and I Lombardi

                        Justin Kolb


12:00               Lecture and Recital

                        Felix Weingartner: a Sesquicentennial Salute

                        From Emil von Sauer

                        Richard Zimdars

                        Songs by Felix Weingartner

                        Gregory Broughton and Richard Zimdars


1:15                 Box Lunch at the Conservatory (not included in Festival Pass) – there is a separate fee for the Box

                        Lunch $15 per person – pay when pre-registering for the Festival


2:30                 Recital – Late Liszt Songs and Works Inspired by Wagner

                        Elizabeth and Benjamin Arnold


3:30                 Recital – Wagner Transcriptions

                        Chevillard: Ride of the Valkyries (arr. For 8 hands)

                        Mark Alexander, Michael Boyd, Nathaneal Leonard, Daivd Utterback

                        Tausig: Liebenszene und Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde

                        Michael Boyd

                        Tausig: Winterstürme from Die Walküre

                        Dan Glover

                        Brassin: Magic Fire Music from Die Walküre

                        Dan Glover

                        Jordan: Immolation scene from Götterdämmerung

                        Jeremy Jordan


4:30                 Recital – Winners of the 2012 Los Angeles International Liszt



7:30                 ALS Festival Banquet – Hotel Whitcomb

                        There is a fee of $60 for the banquet (it is not included in the festival pass)

                        Please pay when you pre-register for the Festival – walk-ins will

                        Not be accepted)


See William Wellborn’s description of the scheduled events below in the .doc file link below

We will have registration forms available soon.




June 1, 2013
4:00 am

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