Dr. Lisa Cheryl Thomas – Piano Recital

Dr. Lisa Cheryl Thomas – Piano Recital

Dr. Thomas will perform Indianist and Classical Native pieces by several composers: Loomis, Skilton, Farwell, Ballard, Busoni, and Delisgidv.

Location: Mescalero School Auditorium

Admission: Free


Program for Ruidoso December 2014

Indianist and Classical Native

 

Harvey Worthington Loomis (1865-1930)

The Thunder God and the Rainbow   Op. 76, No.12                    

The Silent Conqueror Op.76, No.4                                 

Prayer to Wakonda    Op.76, No.6                           

 

Charles Sanford Skilton (1868-1941)

Kickapoo Social Dance (1919)  

Indian Sketches for Piano No. 1         

Sioux Flute Serenade  (1919)                                                                                    

Indian Sketches for Piano No.2 

 

 

Arthur Farwell  (1872-1952)

Dawn  Op. 12 (1902)   

Wa-Wan Ceremony of the Omahas – Raising the Pipes

Pawnee Horses   

 

 

Ferruccio Busoni (1866-1924)

Indianisches Tagebuch, Erstes Buch    (1915)      

Vier Klavierstudien über Motive der Rothaute Amerikas

            1. from a Hopi melody, Katzina Rain Dance 

             2. from a Cheyenne Song of Victory      

             3. from a Pima Bluebird song                  

             4.  from a Passamaquoddy Wedding Dance song

 

 

Louis Wayne Ballard (1931-2007)

Four American Indian Piano Preludes  

              1. Ombaska (Daylight)    

              2. Tabideh (The Hunt)     

              3.  Nikatoheh (Love Song)                

              4.  To;Kah’Ni  (Warrior Dance)  

                                                                                                                

 

Delisgidv  b.1955

From “Nunna dual Tsuny” Suite (The Trail Where They Cried) (1994) 

      Ehena adageyudi  (Love Call) (1994)  

      Alihelisdi diniyotli   (Happy Children) (2010) 

      Tsagi tsagi hiwilahi hiwilahi  (Cherokee Lullaby)(1998)

      Deganogista Talutsa  (Woven Music) (2009)                                      

      Tsugasasdi gawonisga  (Smoke Signals – “Smoke Talking”) (2014)  

      Dudov nanah ama ale gadusi  (The Name on Your Waters) (1997)