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Nancy Roldán

The Four Buenos Aires Seasons: Transcription for violin and piano duo from the original suite by Astor Piazzolla.

2013. Venue. Recital at Buckingham’s Choice, Frederick, Maryland. Written for the duo Cueto/Roldán

Andrew Gerle

Double Rhapsody for Violin and Piano written and dedicated to the José Cueto/Nancy Roldán Piano duo by the composer

October 24, 2015. Venue: LeClerc Hall. Notre Dame of Maryland University. Gala Concert. In celebration of the tenth anniversary of the Liszt-Garrison Festival & Competition

Russell Nadel

Fantasia and Fugue on a Gregorian Theme – For two Pianos.

March 11, 2007. Dedicated to Nancy Roldán and Noel Lester. Venue: Friedberg Concert Hall. Peabody Conservatory of the JHU.

Jorge Villavicencio Grossmann

ANGELUS! for solo piano

October 15, 2011. Venue: LeClerc Hall. Notre Dame of Maryland University. GALA CONCERT. Commissioned in celebration of the fifth anniversary of the 2011 Liszt-Garrison Festival and International Piano Competition.

Xavier Turull

Six cants intrascendents (1989)

Carnegie Hall, with Laura Klugherz

Thomas Benjamin

Recitativo/Allegro Barbaro (1992)

Weill-Carnegie Hall, with José Cueto

Nancy Roldán

Prayer (1993)

University of Chicago Benefit for Children with Cancer, with José Cueto

Tom Benjamin

Tango Triste (1996)

Hood College of Maryland, dedicated to Nancy Roldán.

Tom Benjamin

Pianissimo (10/7/1997)

commissioned & dedicated to the Lester-Roldán Duo

Trygve Madsen

Homage to Poulenc

Quartet for Oboe, flute, clarinet and piano: IDRS Festival 2000, Buenos Aires, Argentina: with w.w. members of ALBORADA (Featured then as Cygnus)

Brian Dykstra

Nancita and Noelito, a Latin Rag (December 3rd, 2002)

A world premiere celebrating their 25th year together. Brodbeck Hall, Hood College.

Luis Jorge Gonzalez

March 18, 2003: "Calle Corrientes". From Three Pieces

Dedicated to Nancy Roldán by the composer.

Daniel Thomas Davies

"AS TERRIBLE AS THUNDER" A fantasy for Solo Piano. After William Billing's JARGON. Dedicated to Nancy Roldan by composer

APRIL 17, 2006 7:30 PM/ Peabody Conservatory of Music at the JHU.

American

Russell Nadel

Fantasia and Fugue on a Gregorian Theme – For two Pianos.

March 11, 2007. Dedicated to Nancy Roldan and Noel Lester. Venue: Friedberg Concert Hall. Peabody Conservatory of the JHU.

Jorge Villavicencio Grossmann

ANGELUS! for solo piano

October 15, 2011. Venue: LeClerc Hall. Notre Dame of Maryland University. GALA CONCERT. Commissioned in celebration of the fifth anniversary of the 2011 Liszt- Garrison Festival and International Piano Competition.

José Luis Turina

Movimiento (1989)

Carnegie Hall, with Laura Klugherz (Spanish composer)

Carlos Guastavino

Ten Cantilenas

Peabody Conservatory at JHU (1989) Nancy Roldán- A lecture recital (Argentine composer)

 

Romance del Plata (Sonatina piano four-hands)

with Noel Lester, tours 1990-92

 

Three Romances For Two Pianos

with Noel Lester, tours 1990-92

 

Indianas for piano and chorus (1992)

Annapolis Choral, and Baltimore Concert Artists of Baltimore (1993)

Constantino Gaito

Piano trio

with TRIO AMERICAS (Probably American, absolutely Maryland) (Argentine composer)

Eduardo Grau

Piano trio

(Spanish-Argentine composer) TRIO AMERICAS

Juan Orrego Salas

MD Premiere

maybe East Coast (Chilean composer) with TRIO AMERICAS

Tom Benjamin

Entertainments & Aperitif

(American Composer, MD) with TRIO AMERICAS

Carlos Guastavino

Romance de Ausencias
For Two pianos and Chorus. (Feb. 27, 2002)

Performed at McManus Theater, Loyola College (Maryland) With pianist Alejandro Cremaschi, the "Da Camera Singers," Director Ernest Liotti.

Argentine

Aram Kachaturian

Concerto UNC S.O.

Mendoza, Argentina (1960)

Thomas Benjamin

Recitative/Allegro Barbaro (1992)

with José Cueto

Tom Benjamin

Tango Triste (1996)

Dedicated to Nancy Roldán.