Friday, October 14, 2022

A Journey From the Past
A Piano Recital by Dima Khatib


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Join us on October 14, 2022, for the piano recital of Dima Khatib, student of Na Young Kim.



Assembly Hall, Qatar Music Academy,

Building 8, Katara Cultural Village



5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m


Recital Program (Download Recital Program)


Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

The Seasons, Opus 37bis

           March: Song of the Lark, Andantino espressivo in G minor

June: Barcarolle, Andante cantabile in G minor

October: Autumn Song, Andante doloroso e molto cantabile in D minor


Composed in 1876, Tchaikovsky was commissioned these monthly pieces for a magazine, a source of income while he was finishing his first ballet Swan Lake.


Frédéric Chopin

Etude Black Keys, Opus 10 No. 5, Vivace in G Flat major

Etude La Tempête, Opus 10 No. 9, Allegro molto agitato in F minor

Nocturne No 20 Opus Posthume, Lento con gran espressione in C Sharp minor 


All three were composed in 1830. The nocturne was published 21 years after Chopin’s death.






Ludwig Van Beethoven

            Sonata 23, Opus 57 Appassionata in F minor, 1st movement: Allegro assai 


Composed in 1804-1805, Beethoven is said to think highly of this sonata: one of his best.


Erik Satie 

First Gnossienne, Lento in D minor


Composed in 1890, this experimental music genre is Satie's own invention.


Astor Piazzolla

Oblivion, Lento con spirito, a tango in D minor


Composed in 1982, arranged for piano by Frank Marocco.