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The Grand Piano Extravaganza

Friday, May 19, 2017 at 8:30pm to 11:00pm

Warner Concert Hall 77 West College Street, Oberlin, OH 44074

Watch the webcast! This event will be streamed live at the time of the event.

How many pianos can we get on stage? This not-to-be missed annual event featuring Conservatory of Music piano faculty members is a great way to begin the weekend. 

Proceeds from this benefit concert support projects of the Oberlin Conservatory piano department.


Nocturne in D-flat Major, Op. 9, No. 2                                                    Alexander Scriabin

      for the left hand                         

Monique Duphil


Hungarian Dances Nos. 2, 4 & 5                                                                Johannes Brahms

      for one piano, four hands                              


Angela Cheng, Alvin Chow


Scaramouche for two pianos, four hands                                                         Darius Milhaud





Monique Duphil, Peter Takács, two pianos four hands


Grand gallop brillant, Op. 71                                                             Hermann Wollenhaupt

      for one piano, six hands                                              


Ningjialu Liu, Zhixiang Wang, Tong Xu


“Mambo” from West Side Story                                                                 Leonard Bernstein

      for eight pianos                 

                                                                                                                                   arr. Takács


Javier Gonzalez, Angela Cheng, Haewon Song, Alvin Chow, Monique Duphil,

Silei Ge, Tom Bandy, Dongfang Wen


Peter Takács, conductor




Bethena, a concert waltz                                                                                         Scott Joplin

                                                                                                                                   arr. Takács


Maple Leaf Rag                                                                                                       arr. Hamelin

      For six pianos


Alvin Chow, Peter Takács, Angela Cheng,

Haewon Song, Tom Bandy, Monique Duphil



Étude in C Minor, Op. 10, No. 12 “Revolutionary”                                    Frédéric Chopin

      for six revolving pianists                                       


Piano A: Jun Hee Shin, Man Lai Lei

Piano B: Chuyi Liu, Carina Wu

Piano C: Felisien, Tracy Wong


Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2, S. 244/2                                                                    Franz Liszt

      for four pianos, 16 hands                                         


Piano 1: Haewon Song/Zi Xiao Li

Piano 2: Angela Cheng/Alvin Chow

Piano 3: Peter Takács/Tom Bandy

Piano 4: Monique Duphil/Javier Gonzalez


Overture to Semiramide                                                                               Gioachino Rossini

      for eight pianos, 160 fingers                                                           

                                                                                                                                   arr. Czerny


Haewon Song/Zi Xiao Li

Angela Cheng/Shiyu Yang

 Alvin Chow/Jun Hee Shin

 Javier Gonzalez/ Silei Ge

 Monique Duphil/Chuyi Liu

 Tom Bandy/Zheyu Jiang

Dongfang Wen/Felisien

 Peter Takács/Ningjialu Liu


Raphael Jiménez, conductor



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Signature Programs, Commencement/Reunion Weekend, Master Class, Music


Academic, Piano, Administrative, Alumni Association, Conservatory of Music



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