Thomas Pandolfi  Repertoire

STANDARD CONCERTO REPERTOIRE

Composer

Title

Anderson, Leroy Piano Concerto in C*****
Beethoven, Ludwig van Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-Flat Major, Op. 73 ("Emperor")*****
Choral Fantasy in C Minor, Op. 80
Brahms, Johannes Piano Concerto No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 15
Chopin, Frederic Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 11
Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise, Op. 22
D'Indy, Vincent Symphony on a French Mountain Air for Piano & Orchestra, Op. 25
Franck, Cesar Symphonic Variations
Gershwin, George Rhapsody in Blue for Piano & Orchestra*****
Second Rhapsody for Piano & Orchestra
Concerto in F*****
Grieg, Edward Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16*****
Liszt, Franz Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-Flat Major*****
Piano Concerto No. 2 in A Major
MacDowell, Edward Piano Concerto No. 2  in D Minor, Op. 23*****
Mendelssohn, Felix Piano Concerto No. 2 in D Minor, Op. 40
Moszkowski, Moritz Piano Concerto in E Major, Op. 59
Mozart, Wolfgang Piano Concerto No. 12 in A Major, K. 414
Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor, K. 466
Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467 ("Elvira Madigan")
Paderewski, Ignace Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 17 
Prokofiev, Serge Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 16
Rachmaninov, Sergei Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18*****
Ravel, Maurice Piano Concerto in D for the Left Hand
Rubinstein, Anton Piano Concerto No. 4 in D Minor, Op. 70
Saint-Saens, Camille Piano Concerto No. 3 in E-Flat Major, Op. 29
Schumann, Robert Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 54
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 23
***** Can be performed on short notice


"POPS" Concerto Repertoire

Composer

Title

Addinsell, Richard Warsaw Concerto*****
Anderson, Leroy Piano Concerto in C*****
Bath, Hubert Cornish Rhapsody (from the 1944 film Love Story)
Gershwin, George Rhapsody in Blue for Piano & Orchestra*****
Second Rhapsody for Piano & Orchestra
Concerto in F*****
Gottschalk, Louis Moreau Grande Tarantelle for Piano & Orchestra
The Union for Piano & Orchestra
Proctor, Simon Andrew Lloyd Webber Piano Concerto (2016)
Frank Sinatra Piano Concerto (2015)
James Bond Piano Concerto (2007)
Rozsa, Miklos Spellbound Concerto (from the 1945 film Spellbound)
Stevens, Leith Piano Concerto (from the 1947 film Night Song)
 ***** Can be performed on short notice

Recital Programs:

Into the Night with Gershwin™ Download as a PDF

Rhapsody in Blue (1927 solo version) George Gershwin (1898-1937)
Three Preludes (1926)
a) Prelude No. 2 in C-Sharp Minor ("Blue Lullaby")
b) Prelude No. 1 in B-Flat Major
c) Prelude No. 3 in E-Flat Minor ("Spanish Prelude")
G. Gershwin
Nobody But You G. Gershwin
Improvisation on Three Gershwin Songs
a) Our Love Is Here To Stay
b) The Man I Love
c) I Got Rhythm
Thomas Pandolfi
~ INTERMISSION ~
Concerto in F, 1925 (solo version)
a) Allegro
b) Adagio / Andante con moto
c) Allegro agitato
G. Gershwin
Total program time: 90 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


One Singular Night™ Download as a PDF

Music of George Gershwin and Marvin Hamlisch

Rhapsody in Blue (1927 solo version) George Gershwin (1898-1937)
Three Preludes (1926)
a) Prelude No. 2 in C-Sharp Minor ("Blue Lullaby")
b) Prelude No. 1 in B-Flat Major
c) Prelude No. 3 in E-Flat Minor ("Spanish Prelude")
G. Gershwin
Nobody But You (arr. G. Gershwin) G. Gershwin
Improvisation on Three Gershwin Songs
a) Our Love Is Here To Stay
b) The Man I Love
c) I Got Rhythm
Thomas Pandolfi
~ INTERMISSION ~
Hamlisch Fantasy
(Virtuoso Fantasy on Marvin Hamlisch's most beloved melodies)
T. Pandolfi
Total program time: 80 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


The Classics with a Touch of Poetry™ Download as a PDF

Sonata in F Major, K. 332
a) Allegro
b) Adagio
c) Allegro Assai
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
(1756-1791)
Impromptu in A-Flat Major, Op. 90, No. 4 Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Grande Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13 ("Pathetique")
a) Grave / Allegro di molto e con brio
b) Adagio Cantabile
c) Rondo: Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven
(1770-1827)
~ INTERMISSION ~
Widmung ("Dedication") Robert Schumann (1810-1856) / Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
Liebestraum No. 3 in A-Flat Major ("Dream of Love") F. Liszt
Apres Une Lecture du Dante (Fantasia quasi Sonata) F. Liszt
Total program time: 85 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


Schumann / Brahms Download as a PDF

Romance in F-Sharp Major, Op. 28, No. 2 Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Faschingsschwank aus Wien, Op.26 R. Schumann
~ INTERMISSION ~
Intermezzo in B-Flat Minor, Op. 117, No. 2 Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Variations and Fugue on a theme of Handel, Op. 24 J. Brahms
Total program time: 90 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


Language of Infinity: Chopin Download as a PDF

Polonaise in A Major, Op. 40, No. 1 ("Military") Frederic Chopin (1810-1849)
Nocturne in E-Flat Major, Op. 9, No. 2 F. Chopin
Fantasy-Impromptu in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 66 F. Chopin
Eight Etudes
a) No. 12 in C Minor, Op. 10 ("Revolutionary")
b) No. 8 in F Major, Op. 10 ("Sunshine")
c) No. 3 in E Major, Op. 10 ("Tristesse")
d) No. 4 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 10
e) No. 1 in A-Flat Major, Op. 25 ("Aeolian Harp")
f) No. 8 in D-Flat Major, Op. 25 ("Double Sixths")
g) No. 6 in G-Sharp Minor, Op. 25 ("Double Thirds")
h) No. 12 in C Minor, Op. 25 ("Ocean")
F. Chopin
~ INTERMISSION ~
Waltz in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 64, No. 2 F. Chopin
Nocturne in F Major, Op. 15, No. 1 F. Chopin
Mazurka in A Minor, Op. 67, No. 4 F. Chopin
Polonaise in A-Flat Major, Op. 53 ("Heroic") F. Chopin
Total program time: 80 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


Gypsy Passages: Liszt Download as a PDF

Apres Une Lecture du Dante (Fantasia quasi Sonata) Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
Consolation No. 3 in D-Flat Major F. Liszt
Valse Oubliee No. 1 in F-Sharp Major, 1881 ("Forgotten Waltz") F. Liszt
Grande Etude No. 2 in E-Flat Major Niccolò Paganini (1782-1840) /
F. Liszt
Widmung ("Dedication") Robert Schumann (1810-1856) /
F. Liszt
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 12 in C-Sharp Minor F. Liszt
~ INTERMISSION ~
Funerailles ("Harmonies Poetiques et Religieuses, No. 7) F. Liszt
Liebestraum No. 3 in A-Flat Major ("Dream of Love") F. Liszt
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 6 in D-Flat Major F. Liszt
Total program time: 80 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


American Piano Patriotism Download as a PDF

The Star Spangled Banner John Stafford Smith (1750-1836) / Sergei Rachmaninov (1873-1943)
Rhapsody in Blue (1927 solo version) George Gershwin (1898-1937)
To A Wild Rose, Op. 51, No. 1 (from "Woodland Sketches") Edward MacDowell (1860-1908)
Two Rags
a) Easy Winners
b) Maple Leaf Rag
Scott Joplin (1867-1917)
Arietta in C Major Leroy Anderson (1908-1975)
Dizzy Fingers Zez Confrey (1895-1971)
Three Preludes (1926)
a) Prelude No. 1 in B-Flat Major
b) Prelude No. 2 in C-Sharp Minor ("Blue Lullaby")
c) Prelude No. 3 in E-Flat Minor ("Spanish Prelude")
G. Gershwin
Fantasy on Popular American Melodies arr. Thomas Pandolfi
Total program time: 75 minutes (no intermission)


Holiday Spirit - Piano Works for the Season of Christmas Download as a PDF

White Christmas / Sleigh Ride
Irving Berlin (1888-1989) /
Leroy Anderson (1908-1975)
Christmas Time Is Here (from A Charlie Brown Christmas)
Vince Guaraldi (1928-1976)
Gesu Bambino (Italian Christmas Carol, 1917) Pietro Alessandro Yon (1886-1943)
Etude on "What Child is This" English Melody Greensleeves
O Holy Night (Cantique de Noel, 1847) Adolphe Adam (1803-1856)
Grande Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13 ("Pathetique")
(in celebration of Beethoven's birthday on December 16th)
a) Grave / Allegro di molto e con brio
b) Adagio Cantabile
c) Rondo: Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven
(1770-1827)
Away in A Manger (Tune: Mueller) James R. Murray (1841-1905) / Arr. Joseph M. Martin (1959- )
Ukrainian Bell Carol (Carol of the Bells) Mykola Dmytrovich Leontovych (1877-1921)
Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy from The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a
Piotr Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
Etude on "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"
(from the musical Meet Me in St. Louis, 1944)
Hugh Martin (1914-2011)
We Wish You a Merry Christmas Traditional English Carol,
16th Century
Total program time: 75 minutes (this program is without an intermission)


Russian Romance and the MoviesDownload as a PDF

Warsaw Concerto (from the film Dangerous Moonlight, 1941) Richard Addinsell (1904-1977)
Melody in F, Op. 3, No. 1 Anton Rubinstein (1829-1894)
Dance of The Sugar Plum Fairy from The Nutcracker Piotr Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
Romance in E-Flat Major, Op. 44, No. 1 A. Rubinstein
March from "The Love for Three Oranges," Op. 33B Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)
Nocturne in D-Flat Major, Op. 9, No. 2 for the Left Hand Alone Alexander Scriabin (1872-1915)
Four Pieces
a) Prelude in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 3, No. 2
b) Prelude in G Minor, Op. 23, No. 5
c) Vocalise, Op. 34, No. 14 (arr. Alan Richardson)
d) Etude Tableau in D Major, Op. 39, No. 9
Sergei Rachmaninov (1873-1943)
~ INTERMISSION ~
Dumka, Op. 59 Piotr Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
James Bond Fantasy Simon Proctor (1959 - ) / Thomas Pandolfi
Total program time: 90 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


Polish Masters Download as a PDF

Sonata No. 2 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 35 ("Funeral March")
a) Grave – Doppio movimento
b) Scherzo
c) Marche funèbre: Lento
d) Finale: Presto
Frederic Chopin (1810-1849)
Nocturne in C Minor, Op. 48, No. 1 F. Chopin
Waltz in A-Flat Major, Op. 34, No. 1 F. Chopin
Ballade No. 2 in F Major, Op. 38 F. Chopin
Scherzo No. 2 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 31 F. Chopin
~ INTERMISSION ~
Organ Toccata and Fugue in D Minor Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) / Carl Tausig (1841-1871)
Nocturne in B-Flat Major, Op. 16, No. 4 Ignace Jan Paderewski (1860-1941)
Minuet in G Major, Op. 14, No. 1 I. Paderewski
Alt Wien ("Old Vienna") Leopold Godowsky (1870-1938)
Caprice Espagnol, Op. 37 Moritz Moszkowski (1854-1925)
Total program time: 90 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


The Italian Connection Download as a PDF

Italian Concerto Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Three Sonatas
a) D Minor, L. 413
b) E Major, L. 23
c) D Major, L. 463
Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)
Adagio from Oboe Concerto Alessandro Marcello (1669-1747) / Earl Wild (1915-2010)
Chaconne in D Minor J.S. Bach / Ferruccio Busoni (1866-1924)
~ INTERMISSION ~
Notturno in G-Flat Major Ottorino Respighi (1879-1936)
Grande Etude No. 2 in E-Flat Major Nicolo Paganini (1782-1840) /
Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
Apres Une Lecture du Dante (Fantasia quasi Sonata) F. Liszt
Total program time: 80 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


Piano Musique/Musica: French and Spanish Pianism Download as a PDF

Suite Bergamasque
a) Prelude
b) Menuet
c) Clair de Lune
d) Passepied
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Forlane (from Le Tombeau de Couperin) Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
Intermezzo in A-Flat Major Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
Trois Mouvements Perpetuels (1918)
a) Balancé, modéré
b) Modéré
c) Alerte
F. Poulenc
Pippermint-Get - Valse brillante de concert, in Eb, Op. 18 (1907)
(Dedicated to distiller Auguste Get père)
Marie-Joseph-Alexandre Déodat de Séverac (1872-1921)
La Cathedrale Engloutie (Prelude No. 10, Bk. 1)
Danse (Tarantelle Styrienne)
C. Debussy
~ INTERMISSION ~
Malaguena Ernesto Lecuona (1896-1963)
Spanish Dance No. 2 ("Oriental")
Allegro di Concierto
Enrique Granados (1867-1916)
Intermezzo No. 1 Manuel Ponce (1882-1948)
Danza Ritual del Fuego (Ritual Fire Dance) Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)
Total program time: 90 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


Gershwin and the French Muse Download as a PDF

Concerto in F (1925, transcribed by Grace Castagnett)
a) Allegro
b) Adagio – Andante con moto
c) Allegro agitato
George Gershwin (1898-1937)
Clair de Lune from Suite Bergamasque (1890-1905) Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Trois mouvements perpetuels (1918)
a) Balancé, modéré
b) Modéré
c) Alerte
Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
Pippermint-Get - Valse brillante de concert, in Eb, Op. 18 (1907) (dedicated to distiller Auguste Get père) Marie-Joseph-Alexandre Déodat de Séverac (1872-1921)
~ INTERMISSION ~
Three Preludes (1926)
a) No. 1 in Bb
b) No. 2 in c# "Blue Lullaby"
c) No. 3 in eb "Spanish Prelude"
G. Gershwin
Préludes, Bk. 1 (1910)
10. La cathédrale engloutie
C. Debussy
Le tombeau de Couperin (1914-17)
3. Forlane (Allegretto)
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
Rhapsody in Blue (1924; solo version 1927) G. Gershwin
Total program time: 90 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


Favorite Beethoven Download as a PDF

Grande Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13 ("Pathetique")
a) Grave / Allegro di molto e con brio
b) Adagio Cantabile
c) Rondo: Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven
(1770-1827)
Sonata No. 31 in A-Flat Major, Op. 110
a) Moderato cantabile molto espressivo
b) Allegro molto
c) Adagio ma non troppo
d) Fuga: Allegro ma non troppo
L. v. Beethoven
~ INTERMISSION ~
Sonata No. 14 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 27, No. 2 ("Moonlight")
a) Adagio sostenuto
b) Allegretto
c) Presto agitato
L. v. Beethoven
Sonata No. 23 in F Minor, Op. 57 ("Appassionata")
a) Allegro assai
b) Andante con moto - attacca
c) Allegro, ma non troppo, Presto
L. v. Beethoven
Total program time: 80 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


Mozart, Spanish Romance, and the Movies Download as a PDF

Sonata in F Major, K. 332
a) Allegro
b) Adagio cantabile
c) Allegro assai
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Malaguena Ernesto Lecuona (1896-1963)
Spanish Dance No. 2 ("Oriental")
Allegro di Concierto
Enrique Granados (1867-1916)
Intermezzo No. 1 Manuel Ponce (1882-1948)
Danza Ritual del Fuego (Ritual Fire Dance) Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)
~ INTERMISSION ~
Warsaw Concerto (from the film Dangerous Moonlight, 1941) Richard Addinsell (1904-1977)
Adagio from Oboe Concerto (from the film Fifty Shades of Grey, 2015) Alessandro Marcello (1673-1747) / Earl Wild (1915-2010)
Fantasy on West Side Story Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990) / Thomas Pandolfi
Total program time: 80 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


Chopin, Piano, and the Movies Download as a PDF

Warsaw Concerto (from the film Dangerous Moonlight, 1941) Richard Addinsell (1904-1977)
Nocturne in C-Sharp Minor, Op. posth. (from the film The Pianist, 2002) Frederic Chopin (1810-1849)
Two Etudes, Op. 10
a) No. 12 in C Minor ("Revolutionary")
b) No. 3 in E Major ("Tristesse")
F. Chopin
Fantasy Impromptu in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 66 F. Chopin
Polonaise in A Major, Op. 40, No. 1 ("Military") F. Chopin
Waltz in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 64, No. 2 F. Chopin
Andante spianato and Grande Polonaise in E-Flat Major, Op. 22 (from the film The Pianist, 2002) F. Chopin
~ INTERMISSION ~
Fantasy on Themes from West Side Story Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990) /
Thomas Pandolfi
Total program time: 80 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


Burt, Barry, and Beyond:
The Music of Burt Bacharach and Barry Manilow Download as a PDF

Bacharach Fantasy
(Virtuoso transcription of Burt Bacharach's most classic hits)
arr. Thomas Pandolfi
~ INTERMISSION ~
Manilow Fantasy
(Virtuoso transcription of Barry Manilow's most classic hits)
arr. T. Pandolfi
Total program time: 80 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


Happy Birthday Frank, the Voice of the 20th Century
A Sinatra Celebration Download as a PDF

Sinatra Fantasy
(Virtuoso transcription of Frank Sinatra's most classic hits)
arr. Thomas Pandolfi
Total program time: 80 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


The Silence Between:
Favorite Sonatas by Mozart and Beethoven Download as a PDF

Sonata No. 12 in F Major, K. 332
a) Allegro
b) Adagio
c) Allegro assai
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Grande Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13 ("Pathetique")
a) Grave / Allegro di molto e con brio
b) Adagio Cantabile
c) Rondo: Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
~ INTERMISSION ~
Sonata No. 4 in E-Flat Major, K. 282
a) Adagio
b) Minuetto I & II
c) Allegro
W. A. Mozart
Sonata No. 23 in F Minor, Op. 57 ("Appassionata")
a) Allegro assai
b) Andante con moto - attacca
c) Allegro, ma non troppo, Presto
L. v. Beethoven
Total program time: 80 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


Lyric Beauty: Schubert Download as a PDF

Four Impromptus, Op. 90
a) No. 1 in C Minor
b) No. 2 in E-Flat Major
c) No. 3 in G-Flat Major
d) No. 4 in A-Flat Major
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
~ INTERMISSION ~
Sonata in B-Flat Major, D. 960
a) Molto Moderato
b) Andante sostenuto
c) Scherzo: Allegro vivace con delicatezza – Trio
d) Allegro ma non troppo – Presto
F. Schubert
Total program time: 90 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)


Somewhere Tonight in America:
A 20th Century Celebration Download as a PDF

An American in Paris George Gershwin (1898-1937) / adapted by Thomas Pandolfi from Jascha Heifetz transcription
Two Preludes
a) No. 14 in E-Flat Minor
b) No. 16 in B-Flat Minor
Abram Chasins (1903-1987)
Ballade (1977) Samuel Barber (1910-1981)
Souvenirs D'Andalousie (Caprice De Concert) Louis Moreau Gottschalk (1829-1869)
La Danza de la Moza Donosa Alberto Ginastera (1916-1983)
Mexican Hat Dance (Jarabe Tapatio) arr. Earl Wild (1915-2010) / Thomas Pandolfi
~ INTERMISSION ~
Three Preludes (1926)
a) Prelude No. 1 in B-Flat Major
b) Prelude No. 2 in C-Sharp Minor ("Blue Lullaby")
c) Prelude No. 3 in E-Flat Minor ("Spanish Prelude")
George Gershwin (1898-1937)
Arietta in C Major Leroy Anderson (1908-1975)
Fantasy on West Side Story Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990) /
Thomas Pandolfi
Total program time: 80 minutes (not including a 15 minute intermission)