Pages 499-500: Abba – Thank You for the Music

The time has come… my final two pages of my pianathon challenge. I chose Abba’s Thank you for the music. A big thank you to all of you for supporting me along this challenge throughout this year of 2016. The pianathon has enabled 3200 Euros to go to MSF, Oxfam and Room to Read. Thrilled, merci ! Happy New Year 2017 with many good music tunes :). Musically yours, Yelena



Page 498: R. Levesque – Quand les hommes vivront d’amour

Hello everyone, today on the pianathon is the penultimate piece of my challenge: a fundraiser request by my dear family friend Martine in Dijon… Quand les hommes vivront d’amour by Quebecois composer Raymond Lévesque. Many thanks for your generous donation and your continued support on my pianathon this year! Ce morceau est aussi un cadeau pour ton grand anniversaire, en Janvier de la nouvelle année 2017. Je te souhaite plein de belles choses pour tes soixante ans… Je t’embrasse fort.

Pages 496-497: H. Mancini – The Pink Panther Theme

Following on great movie soundtracks and my fundraiser page song requests, I’m playing the famous Pink Panther Theme composed by Henry Mancini. This song goes to my friend Lise in Paris. Many thanks for your generous donation and your continued support of my pianathon throughout this year :)! J’espère que le choix de morceau te plaira!

Pages 491-495: Badelt/arr.Radnich – Pirates of the Caribbean Medley

Hello everyone, tonight I’m playing a medley from Pirates of the Caribbean arranged by J. Radnich. I went for the pirate look as well :). Dedication goes to Kerian in Dijon, France. J’espère qu’on aura l’occasion de le jouer ensemble :).

Pages 489-490: Cutugno/Losito – intr. by J. Dassin – Si tu n’existais pas

Today, I’m continuing on the song requests from my fundraiser page: Si tu n’existais pas sung by French singer Joe Dassin. This song is a request by my Mum in Paris. Puno hvala na tvojoj velikodusnoj donaciji :)! Uzivaj u pjesmi! Pusa

Pages 486-488: The Christmassy Pianathon Song Selection!

Auguri, Merry Christmas everyone! The pianathon will feature a few carols today, that we recorded spontaneously this afternoon. Dedication goes to the Baldo and Wainman families who are spending Christmas together in Trieste :). Sending everyone best wishes for the holiday season!



Pages 484-485: Daughter – Youth

My next fundraiser song request was Youth by Daughter by my friend Tina in Munich. Vielen Dank für deine grosszügige Spende :). This was also my last pianathon song on your piano. It was really nice to feature some of my pianathon song entries on it these last 10 weeks :)!

Pages 483-484: V. Manx – Co Dalej

Next on the pianathon Room to Read  fundraiser request series will be a Polish song requested by my friend Gosia in Munich. Many thanks for your generous donation! I hope you will like this arrangement that I made for this song :).


Pages 481-482: J. Harnell – Hulk OST-Ending Theme – Lonely Man

Hello everyone, tonight on the pianathon challenge is Hulk’s OST Lonely Man song whithc is the Ending Theme. This is a fundraiser request from my friend Hugo in Munich. Moitas grazas pola súa doazón :)! I hope you will like this version.