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Valentine’s Day 2020 at Cub Foods

UPDATE:  Alec will now be playing accordion on Valentine’s Day, too!  If you missed seeing him perform this past weekend, stop by Cub Foods in Minnetonka this Friday, February 14th!  Alec will be performing by the front entrance from 3:30 to 5:00 PM.

Alec will be playing accordion at Cub Foods Minnetonka the weekend before Valentine’s Day!  Stop by to make your weekend shopping experience one to remember.  He will be performing near the Eiffel Tower by the front entrance.

Saturday, February 8th, noon to 2:00
Sunday, February 9th, noon to 2:00

Enjoy an amazing variety of accordion sounds — French, jazz, tango, and love songs — while you pick up your Valentine’s Day essentials.  Don’t miss it!

12th Annual Solo Recital

Alec will be performing his 12th Annual Solo Recital on piano and accordion!

Monday, June 3, 2019, at 7:30 P.M.
Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, 5645 Chicago Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN

Minnetonka resident, McNally Smith College of Music graduate, and recording artist, Alec Sweazy, is eager to perform his newest pieces for you.

Alec will bring out his digital accordion to start the show off with a group of lively jazz pieces.  At the grand piano, he will perform:

Mozart’s wonderfully expressive Fantasia in C minor, K. 475,
Romanze in F-sharp major (Op. 28 No. 2) by Robert Schumann,
Rhapsodie (Op. 119, No 4), the last solo piano composition written by Johannes Brahms,
Maurice Ravel’s hauntingly beautiful Pavane, and
Malagueña (from the Spanish Suite “Andalucia”) by Ernesto Lecuona, to close the program.

Refreshments will follow the concert.

11th Annual Solo Recital

Alec will present his 11th Annual Solo Recital on piano and accordion.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at 7:30 P.M.
Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, 5645 Chicago Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN

 Please join us for a wonderful Spring evening of music featuring Alec’s newest pieces, along with two piano works from his CD, ALECTRICITY.

Alec will get the evening started on digital accordion with

Tico-Tico by Zequinha Abreu,
Accordeón Polka by Tony Murena,
Pagina Intima by Vittorio Melocchi, and
Rhapsodie #2 in C minor by Pietro Frosini.

At the grand piano Alec will present

J.S. Bach’s Prelude in C (BWV 847),
Edvard Grieg’s Notturno (Op.54, No. 4),
Ballade (Op. 118, No. 3) by Johannes Brahms,
June (Op. 37b, No. 6) by Peter Tchaikovsky, and
Suite (Op. 14) by Béla Bartók.

Refreshments will follow the concert.

Valentine’s Day Weekend at Cub Foods

Alec will be playing accordion at Cub Foods Minnetonka next Saturday and Sunday!  Stop by to make your weekend shopping trip a treat.  He will be playing accordion near the Eiffel Tower by the front entrance.

Saturday, February 10th, noon to 2:00
Sunday, February 11th, noon to 2:00

Enjoy an amazing variety of accordion sounds — French, jazz, tango, love songs, and more — while you pick up your Valentine’s Day essentials, or simply sit and relax.

 

UPDATE:  Thank you to those who stopped by to hear Alec play!  Happy Valentine’s Day!