STEAMY, EXCITING ADVENTURES FOR THE DISCERNING READER

The Music in the Tess Books

Tess is tough, but is also a fine classical pianist and her Valkyries are talented as well. They have formed a chamber music ensemble to raise funds to combat human trafficking. Here are links to Utube with samples of the music they play.

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TESS PLAYS THE PIANO

Bach’s Prelude and Fugue in C major

Tess plays this magical piece at the beginning of her concerts.

Played by Eduard Lenner

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Beethoven’s Appassionata Sonata

Tess's signature piece, played by Valentina Lisitsa

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Prokofiev’s 3rd Piano Concerto

Tess unleashes her passion with this piece, played here by the legendary Martha Argerich

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Scriabin - Etude No 12 in D sharp minor

Tess's performance infatuated Amir.

Played by Natasha Stojanovska,

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Prokofiev Toccata

Tess plays this challenging piece as an encore. Played by Yuja Wang.

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MacDowell Sonata Tragica

Tess plays this when she is a bad mood.

Played by Mengxuan Liu


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TESS AND VALKYRIES

Brahms Piano Quintet

Beautiful and exciting piece.

ChamberFest Cleveland (2014)

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Benjamin Lees. Concerto for String Quartet and Orchestra

The Valkyries like to play this unusual concerto

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Sensual Tango

Tango evenings are always fun

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Sarasate Carmen Fantasy

Claudine played this dazzling piece in Spain to spite Tess

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Brahms First Piano Concerto

Tess's response to Claudine's performance. 

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Beethoven 6th Piano Concerto

The Russian President forced Tess to play this alternate version of Beethoven's Violin Concerto 

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