"They have style, passion, energy and commitment in their playing. They radiate such an infectious joy when they perform that one comes away refreshed and renewed."

- Marty Merkley, Chautauqua Institution

"They are a remarkable piano-duo team of sisters...Their performance was enchanting and technically assured."

- Nicholas McGegan, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra

"Amy and Sara have a insatiable curiosity about music which leads them to explore every direction music can take them...they stand out."

- Alexander Braginsky, International Piano-e-Competition

"This performance really convinced the listener that they have command of the keyboard. Very impressive technically and interpretively."

- Allison Nelson, President of the Ellis Jury

"Immensely talented people...excellent performance."

- Henry Janiec, Spartanburg Symphony

"Sensitive musically, lovely character and sound. They played as one."

- Elizabeth Pridonoff, University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music

"Amy and Sara Hamann have the eloquence and ability to maintain their audience under their powers."

- L’Impartial, La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland

"The Hamanns are smart, stylish players, and they have a bold streak...[they] attack their instruments with a fierce energy...The sisters also can play with real delicacy, along with perfect unanimity...The Hamanns will go far."

- Michael Anthony, Star Tribune

"It was a stunning performance; they sounded like one."

- Spartanburg Herald

"Many times a single very fast phrase would race from one keyboard to the other so seamlessly that it was hard to tell which instrument was playing."

- Rochester Post-Bulletin

"The elegantly dressed, sibling soloists - Amy and Sara Hamann - performed the work like a hearty conversation, passing the audience’s focus from one to the other and back to the orchestra, with commanding ease."

- The Chautauquan Daily

REPERTOIRE

Amy and Sara Hamann's Two-Piano Repertoire


Alain, Jehan
Litanies
  Arensky, Anton
Suite No. 1, Opus 15
Bach, C.P.E.
Four Little Duets, Wq. 115
 
  Bach, W.F.
Sonata in F Major
 
Brahms, Johannes
Sonata in F Minor, Opus 34b
Variations on a Theme by Haydn
  Busoni, Ferruccio/Mozart
Fantasia for Musical Clockwork
Chopin, Frederic
Rondo in C Major
  Clementi, Muzio
Two Sonatas for Two Piano
 
Corigliano, John
Kaleidoscope
  Couperin, Francois
Allemande
L'Apotheose de Corelli
Debussy, Claude
En blanc et noir
  Diemer, Emma Lou
Homage to Cowell, Cage, Crumb and Czerny
Grieg, Edvard/Mozart
Fantasy in C Minor, K. 475
  Griffin, Charles
Do Not Go Gentle Sonata
Hindemith, Paul
Sonate (1942)
  Infante, Manuel
Andaloucian Dances
 
Liszt, Franz
Concerto Pathetique in E Minor
Reminiscences de Don Juan
  Lutoslawski, Witold
Variations on a Theme by Paganini
Martinu, Bohuslav
Three Czech Dances
  Milhaud, Darius
Scaramouche
Mozart, W.A.
Fantasy in F Minor, K. 608
Fugue in C Minor, K. 426
Sonata in D Major, K. 448
  Rachmaninoff, Sergei
Suite No. 1, Opus 5
Suite No. 2, Opus 17
Ravel, Maurice
Bolero
 
  Reger, Max
Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Beethoven, Op. 86
Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Mozart, Op. 132
Saint-Saens, Camille
Variations on a Theme by Beethoven
  Schumann, Robert
Andante and Variations
Six Canonic Studies
Scriabin, Alexander
Fantasy in A Minor (Op. Poth)
  Soler, P. Antonio
6 Concertos
Starer, Robert
Sonata for Two Pianos (1981)
  Stravinsky, Igor
Concerto per Due Pianoforte Petrushka

Amy and Sara Hamann's Two-Piano Concerti


Babin, Victor
Concerto No. 2

Bach, C.P.E.
Concerto in E-flat Major
Concerto in F Major

Bach, J.S.
Concerto in C Major
Concerto in C Minor

Bartok, Bela
Concerto for Two Pianos
Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion

Haydn, Joseph
Concerto in G Major

Martinu, Bohuslav
Concerto for Two Pianos

Mendelssohn, Felix
Concerto in E Major

Mendelssohn-Moscheles
Variations on a Bohemian Theme

Mozart, W.A.
Concerto in E-flat Major

Poulenc, Francis
Concerto in D Minor

Saint-Saens, Camille
Carnival of the Animals

Amy and Sara Hamann's Duet Repertoire


Arensky, Anton
Six Children's Pieces, Opus 34
  Beethoven, L. van
Grosse Fuge, Opus 134
Sonata, Opus 6
Three Marches, Opus 45
Variations in C Major
Variations in D Major
Bizet, Georges
Jeux d'enfants
  Borodin, Alexander
Tarantella
Brahms, Johannes
21 Hungarian Dances
Variations of a Theme by Schumann
  Debussy, Claude
Petite Suite
 
Dvorak, Antonin
Legenden, Opus 59
Slavonic Dances, Opus 46
Slavonic Dances, Opus 72
  Faure, Gabriel
Dolly Suite
Grieg, Edvard
Norwegian Dances
Mendelssohn, Felix
Andante and Variations, Opus 83a
Allegro Brillante, Opus 92
  Moszkowski, M
Spanish Dances, Opus 12
 
Mozart, W.A.
Complete four hands works
  Poulenc, Francis
Sonata
Ravel, Maurice
Ma Mere L'Oye
Rapsodie Espagnole
  Rachmaninoff, Sergei
Six Pieces, Opus 11
 
Schubert, Franz
Andante Varie in B Minor, Opus 84
Fantasy in F Minor, Opus 103
Four Polonaises, Opus 75
Rondo in A Major, Opus 107
Three Military Marches, Opus 51
  Schumann, Robert
At the Ball, Opus 109
Children’s Ball, Opus 130
Pictures from the Far East, Opus 66
Twelve Pieces, Opus 85
 

 
 
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