Isabelle Demers
Isabelle Demers

Isabelle At Large #1944

…concert and session recordings highlight one of today’s outstanding performer-teachers, Baylor University’s petite powerhouse, Isabelle Demers.

Hour 1

ANTONIO VIVALDI (arr. Guillou):  (Cello) Concerto in dHENRY MARTINPrelude & Fugue No. 6 in f#AUGUSTIN BARIÉIntermezzo, fr Symphony, Op. 5J. S. BACHCanonic Variations on Vom Himmel hoch, BWV 769aIsabelle Demers (2003 Blackinton/Bethel University, Arden Hills, MN) PD Archive (r. 3/24/19)

SERGEI PROKOFIEV (trans. Demers):  Montagues & Capulets, fr Romeo & JulietIsabelle Demers (1995 Marcussen/Tonbridge School, Kent, England) Acis 42386 

Filler – PROKOFIEV: Romeo at the Fountain (fr Acis 42386)

Hour 2

MAX REGERAve Maria in D-flat, Op. 80, no. 5Isabelle Demers (2005 Murphy/St. Patrick’s Church, New Orleans, LA) Pro Organo 7259

BACHPrelude & Fugue in D, BWV 532Isabelle Demers (1995 Marcussen/Tonbridge School, Kent, England) Acis 42386 

RACHEL LAURIN2 Etudes, fr Op. 68HECTOR BERLIOZ (trans. Demers):  Un Bal, fr Symphonie FantastiqueGEORGE THALBEN-BALLVariations on a Theme of PaganiniFELIX MENDELSSOHNAllegro con brio (i.), fr Sonata No. 4 in B-flat, Op. 65Isabelle Demers (Bethel University, r. 3/24/19)

Filler – MARTIN:  Fugue No. 6 (see above)

We’ve included Isabelle’s concert comments and excerpts from an onstage conversation with Michael Barone.