Repertoire with orchestra

Two pianos and Orchestra:

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH:
C minor, BWV 1060
C Major, BWV 1061

CAMILLE SAINT-SAENS:
Le Carnival des Animaux

MAX C.F. BRUCH:
Concerto opus 88a

ALAIN LOUVIER:
Les Meteores (dedicated to the Duo Lafitte)

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART:
Concerto in G Major, KV 242

FRANCIS POULENC:
Concerto in D

TORU TAKEMITSU:
Quotation of dream

COLIN Mc PHEE:
Tabuh-Tabuhan Toccata

Sample recital programs:

A/
Duo Lafitte Best of
Franz Schubert: Fantasy in F minor, D 940
Francis Poulenc: two pianos concerto in D, without orchestra by the composer
T.P.Challulau: Aziyade ( commissioned by the Duo Lafitte)
Percy Grainger: Fantasy on Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess
Darius Milhaud: Scaramouche

B/
Echoes from Spain
Ernesto Diaz-Infante: Andalucian Dances
Abram Chasins: Carmen Fantasy
Maurice Ravel: Rapsodie espagnole
Moritz Moszkowsky: Spanish Dances opus 65
Padre Soler: Fandango
Emmanuel Chabrier: Espana
Manuel de Falla: Two Spanish Dances, from La Vida Breve, transcr. I Lafitte (encore)
Manuel de Falla: Ritual Fire Dance, from El Amor Brujo, transcr. Braggiotti (encore)

C/
Golf Stream
Claude Debussy: Prélude – l’après-midi d’un faune
Nikolai Rimski-Korsakov: Sheherazade no. 1 and 2, opus 35
Maurice Ravel: Sheherazade
Moritz Moszkowsky: Spanish Dances opus 65
Claude Debussy: Lindaraja
Maurice Ravel: Rapsodie espagnole

D/
Dance
Padre Soler: Fandango
Manuel de Falla: Two Spanish Dances, from La Vida Breve, transcr. I Lafitte
Manuel de Falla: Ritual Fire Dance, from El Amor Brujo, transcr. Braggiotti
Darius Milhaud: Scaramouche
Max C.F. Bruch: Swedish dances opus 63
F. Martin: Overture and Fox-Trot
Maurice Ravel: Rapsodie espagnole

E/
Opera Reminiscences
W.A. Mozart: The Magic Flute, Overture – transcription F. Busoni, Arias – transcription I. Lafitte
G. Rossini: Overture from “Il barbiere di Siviglia”, transcr. A. Sch??nberg
Franz Liszt: Réminiscences de Don Juan
Abram Chasins: Carmen Fantasy
Percy Grainger: Fantasy on Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess

F/
Musical Friends and Sons
Claude Debussy : Nocturnes, transcr. Ravel
Frederic Chopin: Rondo in C
Maurice Ravel: Rapsodie espagnole
Franz Liszt: Réminiscences de Don Juan

G/
Echoes from Bali
Colin Mc Phee: Balinese Ceremonial Music
Francis Poulenc: Sonata for two pianos
I. Lafitte: Nega/c/tive B.D.
Pascal Zavaro: Gasoline Music (commissioned by the Duo Lafitte)
Francis Poulenc: two pianos concerto in D, without orchestra by the composer

H/ Program with orchestra
Echoes from Bali
Colin Mc Phee: Tabuh-Tabuhan Toccata (concerto for two pianos)
Francis Poulenc: Concerto in D

I/ Program with orchestra
Dreams, Skies and Seas
Toru Takemitsu: Quotation of dream “Say Sea, take me” (concerto for two pianos)
Alain Louvier: Les Météores (concerto for two pianos, dedicated to the Duo Lafitte)
Claude Debussy: Nocturnes (orchestral version)

J/
En blanc et noir”, 1914-1918
Gustvav Holst: The Planets (1914-1916), opus 32/H.125, two pianos version by Holst – Mars, the bringer of war – Venus, the bringer of peace – Jupiter, the bringer of jollity
L. Boulanger : D’un matin de printemps (1918), transcr. Jean Francaix
F. Martin: Overture and Fox-trot (1920)
Claude Debussy: En blanc et noir (1914-1915)
M. Ravel: La valse (1920)

K/
Classic
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: The Magic Flute, Overture – transcription F. Busoni
Franz Schubert: Fantaisy in F minor, D 940
Frédéric Chopin: Rondo in C
Johannes Bramhs: Hungarian Dances
Padre Soler: Fandango