April Abraham, piano
June 6, 1969
San Antonio Music Company
San Antonio, Texas

Music of Bach, Mozart, Tcherepnin, Chopin, and Mendelssohn      mp3
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April Abraham, piano
May 2, 1977
Music Building Recital Hall, The University of Texas at Austin

Schubert: Sonata in B-flat Major, Op. Posth., D. 960      mp3
Brahms: Fantasias, Op. 116    •   Prokofieff: Sonata No. 3 in A minor, Op. 28       mp3
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April Abraham, piano
1978
Austin, Texas

Bach: Overture in the French Style, BWV 831  •   Brahms: Fantasias, Op. 116, Nos. 1–4   •   Chopin: Barcarolle      mp3

April Abraham, piano
March 22, 1982
Bates Recital Hall, The University of Texas at Austin

Schubert: Sonata in A major, Op. 120, D. 664  •   Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin, selections      mp3
Brahms: Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24       mp3
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April Abraham, piano
March 4, 1983
New Recital Hall, The University of Texas at Austin

Schubert: Sonata in G Major, Op. 78, D. 894      mp3
Chopin: Sonata in B Minor, Op. 58       mp3
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April Abraham, piano
April 24, 1984
Recital Studio, The University of Texas at Austin

Solo Piano Music by San Antonio Composers: a lecture-recital      mp3-part 1   mp3-part 2
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Read "Solo Piano Music by San Antonio Composers", April's doctoral treatise at UT-Austin



Terry Stolow, viola
April Abraham Brahinsky, piano

1997
San Antonio, Texas

Bloch: Suite for Viola and Piano (1919)
   I. Lento - Meno lento - Animato       mp3
   II. Allegro ironico      mp3
   III. Lento      mp3
   IV. Molto vivo      mp3

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PERFORMANCES WITH ERIC BRAHINSKY, VIOLIN


Handel: Sonata No. 4 in D major, 1st and 2nd mvmts.     mp3-1  mp3-2
Bruch: Kol Nidrei     mp3
Bach: Bourrée     mp3
Saint-Saëns: The Swan     mp3
Elgar: Salut d'Amour     mp3
Ponce: Estrellita     mp3

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PERFORMANCES WITH THE NGUYEN FAMILY


Featuring the "older generation" . . . (1988)
Saint-Saëns: Sonata in D major for Oboe and Piano, Op. 166, 2nd and 3rd mvmts.     video
     Ann Nguyen, oboe; April Abraham, piano
Quantz: Trio Sonata in C minor     video
     Phyllis Nguyen, flute; Ann Nguyen, oboe; John Nguyen, cello; April Abraham, harpsichord
Mozart: Quintet for Piano and Winds in Eb major, K. 452      video
     Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet; Wendy Nguyen, bassoon; Sandy Nguyen, horn; April Abraham, piano

Featuring the younger generation . . . (2012–2019)
Bach: Concerto in D minor for Two Violins, BWV 1043, 1st mvmt.     video
     Emily Averyt, solo violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, solo violin 2; Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Stephanie Teply Westney, violin 2;
       Sandy Nguyen, viola; John Nguyen, cello; April Brahinsky, harpsichord/keyboard
Brahms: Waltzes, Op. 39, Nos. 15, 2, and 1     video
     Sydney Chung and April Brahinsky, piano
Faure: "Berceuse" and "Mi-a-ou" from Dolly Suite     video
     Sydney Chung and April Brahinsky, piano
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major, K. 216, 1st mvmt.     video
     Emily Averyt, solo violin; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 1; Eric Brahinsky, violin 2; Sandy Nguyen, viola; John Nguyen, cello;
       Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet; April Brahinsky, keyboard
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 19 in F major, K. 459, 3rd mvmt.     video
     Sydney Chung, piano; Emily Averyt and Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Sandy Nguyen, viola;
       John Nguyen, cello; Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet; April Brahinsky, keyboard
Hummel: Piano Concerto in C major, 2nd mvmt.     video
     Corey Chung, piano; Emily Averyt and Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Sandy Nguyen, viola;
       John Nguyen, cello; Ann Nguyen, oboe; April Brahinsky, keyboard
Vivaldi: Summer from The Four Seasons     video
     Emily Averyt, solo violin; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 1; Eric Brahinsky, violin 2; Sandy Nguyen, viola;
       John Nguyen, cello; April Brahinsky, keyboard
J. C. Bach / Mozart: Piano Concerto in D major, K. 107, No. 1
     Shane Rybacki, piano (1st mvmt. - video); Dylan Rybacki, piano (3rd mvmt. - video); Emily Averyt, violin 1;
       Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; John Nguyen, cello; April Brahinsky, keyboard
J. C. Bach / Mozart: Piano Concerto in G major, K. 107, No. 2, 1st mvmt.       video
     Matthew Averyt, piano; Emily Averyt, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; John Nguyen, cello; April Brahinsky, keyboard
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26, 1st mvmt.       video
     Emily Averyt, violin; April Brahinsky, piano
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major, K. 414, 1st mvmt.     video
     Corey Chung, piano; Emily Averyt and Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Sandy Nguyen and Mike Nguyen, viola;
       John Nguyen, cello; Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet; April Brahinsky, keyboard
Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54, 1st mvmt.     video
     Sydney Chung, piano; Emily Averyt and Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Sandy Nguyen and Mike Nguyen, viola;
       John Nguyen, cello; Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet; April Brahinsky, keyboard
Haydn: Piano Concerto in D major
     Shane Rybacki, piano (1st mvmt. - video); Matthew Averyt, piano (2nd mvmt. - video); Dylan Rybacki, piano (3rd mvmt. - video);
       Emily Averyt and Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Sandy Nguyen and Mike Nguyen, viola; John Nguyen, cello;
       Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet; April Brahinsky, keyboard
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in Bb major, 3rd mvmt.     video
     Corey Chung, piano; Emily Averyt and Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Sandy Nguyen and Mike Nguyen, viola;
       John Nguyen, cello; Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet; April Brahinsky, keyboard
Lalo: Symphonie espagnole, Op. 21, 1st mvmt.       video
     Emily Averyt, violin; April Brahinsky, piano
Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 1 in G minor, 1st mvmt.     video
     Sydney Chung, piano; Emily Averyt and Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Sandy Nguyen and Mike Nguyen, viola;
       John Nguyen, cello; Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet; April Brahinsky, keyboard
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466, 1st mvmt.     video
     Corey Chung, piano; Emily Averyt and Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Dylan Rybacki and Sandy Nguyen, viola;
       Matthew Averyt and John Nguyen, cello; Shane Rybacki, bass; Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet;
       Wendy Nguyen, bassoon; April Brahinsky, keyboard
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue     video   video
     Sydney Chung, piano; Emily Averyt and Phyllis Nguyen, violin 1; Eric Brahinsky, violin 2; Dylan Rybacki and Sandy Nguyen, viola;
       Matthew Averyt and John Nguyen, cello; Shane Rybacki, bass; Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet;
       Mike Nguyen, saxophone; Wendy Nguyen, bassoon; Corey Chung and April Brahinsky, keyboard
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 17 in G major, K. 453
     Matthew Averyt, piano (1st mvmt. - video); Shane Rybacki, piano (2nd mvmt. - video); Dylan Rybacki, piano (3rd mvmt. - video);
       Emily Averyt and Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Sandy Nguyen and Mike Nguyen, viola; John Nguyen, cello;
       Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet; Wendy Nguyen, bassoon; April Brahinsky, keyboard
Dvořák: Slavonic Dance in G minor, Op. 46, No. 8       video
     Sydney Chung and April Brahinsky, piano
Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, 1st mvmt.       video
     Corey Chung, piano; Emily Averyt and Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Dylan Rybacki and Sandy Nguyen, viola;
       Matthew Averyt and John Nguyen, cello; Shane Rybacki, bass; Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet;
       Wendy Nguyen, bassoon; April Brahinsky, keyboard

Sarasate: Zigeunerweisen        video
     Emily Averyt, violin; April Brahinsky, piano
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64, 1st mvmt.       video
     Emily Averyt, solo violin; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 1; Eric Brahinsky, violin 2; Dylan Rybacki and Sandy Nguyen, viola;
       Matthew Averyt and John Nguyen, cello; Shane Rybacki, bass; Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet;
       Wendy Nguyen, bassoon; April Brahinsky, piano/keyboard
Prokofiev: Sonata No. 2 in D major for Violin and Piano, Op. 94a, 1st and 3rd mvmts.       video
     Emily Averyt, violin; April Brahinsky, piano
Saint-Saëns: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 28        video
     Emily Averyt, violin; April Brahinsky, piano
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major, K. 488, 2nd mvmt.     video
     Dylan Rybacki, piano; Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Sandy Nguyen, viola; John Nguyen, cello;
       Shane Rybacki, bass; Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet; Wendy Nguyen, bassoon; April Brahinsky, keyboard
Popper: Hungarian Rhapsody, Op. 68     video
     Matthew Averyt, solo cello; Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Sandy Nguyen, viola; John Nguyen, cello;
       Shane Rybacki, bass; Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet; Wendy Nguyen, bassoon; April Brahinsky, piano/keyboard
Saint-Saëns: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 28     video
     Emily Averyt, solo violin; Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Dylan Rybacki and Sandy Nguyen, viola; John Nguyen, cello;
       Shane Rybacki, bass; Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet; Wendy Nguyen, bassoon; April Brahinsky, piano/keyboard
Gershwin: Piano Concerto in F, 3rd mvmt.     video
     Corey Chung, piano; Emily Averyt and Eric Brahinsky, violin 1; Phyllis Nguyen, violin 2; Sandy Nguyen, viola;
       Matthew Averyt, cello; Shane Rybacki, bass; Ann Nguyen, oboe; Debbie Nguyen, clarinet; Mike Nguyen, saxophone;
       Wendy Nguyen, bassoon; Dylan Rybacki and John Nguyen, percussion; April Brahinsky, keyboard