Trevor Stephenson
Keyboard Performance • Piano, Fortepiano, Harpsichord


CLASS ON THE PIANO MUSIC OF
Claude Debussy
Trevor Stephenson, instructor
Monday evenings: January 26, February 2, 9, 23


TOPICS:
• Debussy’s life and musical influences.
• Construction and tonal qualities of the 19th-century piano
• Modes, whole-tone scales, harmonic language, tonality
• Touch, pedaling, sonority
• Fingering approaches
• Programmatic titling, extra-musical influences, poetry and art

REPERTOIRE:
• Suite Bergamasque • Preludes, Book II • Children’s Corner Suite
• Two Arabesques • Reverie • Estampes

The course is geared for those with a reading knowledge of music.
The classes will be given at Trevor Stephenson’s home studio
5729 Forsythia Place, Madison WI 53705
Enrollment for the course is $150.
Please register by January 20, 2015 if you’d like to attend.
trevor@trevorstephenson.com
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Madison Bach Musicians
2014-15 Season Finale Event!

Pygmalion (opera-ballet) by Jean-Philippe Rameau
April 17 & 19
Marc Vallon, conductor
First Unitarian Society, Atrium Auditorium
900 University Bay Drive, Madison WI 53705
Friday April 17, 6:45 pm lecture, 7:30 pm concert
Sunday April 19, 2:45 pm lecture, 3:30 pm concert

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Recent CD Releases
Listen to samples and order online at our Recordings page

Songs by Mozart, Haydn & Schubert
Chelsea Morris, soprano
Trevor Stephenson, fortepiano

Baroque Songs and Arias
Bach, Handel, Purcell, Monteverdi, Caccini, other baroque masters
Amy Haworth, soprano
Trevor Stephenson, harpsichord
Anna Steinhoff, viola da gamba

Franz Schubert - Songs
Amy Haworth, soprano
Trevor Stephenson, fortepiano

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Trevor is now in the process of publishing a series of performance and educational videos on YouTube.
Have a listen at Trevor's Channel on YouTube

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"Madison’s Classical Musician of the Year for 2009 is keyboardist, educator and conductor Trevor Stephenson."
Jacob Stockinger, The Well Tempered Ear (blog article)

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