Νύχτες Κλασικής Μουσικής στη Γεννάδειο Βιβλιοθήκη

September 26 - September 29, 2018

26-29 September 2018

with

Curtis on Tour
The Nina von Maltzahn Global Touring Initiative of the Curtis Institute of Music

The Schwarz Foundation and the Gennadius Library of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens are organizing the fourth festival Nights of Classical Music at the Gennadius Library, with Curtis on Tour, the Nina von Maltzahn Global Touring Initiative, which brings to Athens important musicians of the famous Curtis Institute of Music with four concerts from Wednesday, September 26 through Saturday, September 29, 2018.

 

Music for Cello & Piano

Wednesday 26 September, 8:30 p.m.

Program subject to change

Oliver Herbert, τσέλο
Xiaohui Yang, πιάνο ('13)

Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Keyboard in D major, BWV 1028 Johann Sebastian Bach
Adagio— (1685–1750)
Allegro
Andante
Allegro

Fantasiestücke, Op. 73 Robert Schumann
Zart und mit Ausdruck (1810–1856)
Lebhaft, leicht
Rasch und mit Feuer

'Pohádka' Leos Janácek
Con moto (1854–1928)
Con moto
Allegro

Sonata No. 5 in D major, Op. 102, No. 2 Ludwig van Beethoven
Allegro con brio (1770–1827)
Adagio con molto sentimento d'affetto
Allegro

Music of War and Peace

Thursday 27 September, 8:30 p.m.

Program subject to change

Jonathan Beyer, βαρύτονος ('07)
Claire Bourg, βιολί
Edward Gazouleas, βιόλα ('84)
Oliver Herbert, τσέλο
Xiaohui Yang, πιάνο ('13)
Mikael Eliasen, πιάνο

Duo in G major, K. 423 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Allegro (1756–1791)
Adagio
Rondeau: Allegro
Claire Bourg, βιολί
Edward Gazouleas, βιόλα
 
Come Up From The Fields, Father Richard Danielpour
(b. 1956)
Jonathan Beyer, βαρύτονος ('07)
Edward Gazouleas, βιόλα
Mikael Eliasen, πιάνο
 
Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 15 Gabriel Fauré
Allegro molto moderato (1845–1924)
Scherzo: Allegro vivo
Adagio
Allegro molto
Claire Bourg, βιολί
Edward Gazouleas, βιόλα
Oliver Herbert, τσέλο
Xiaohui Yang, πιάνο

Operatic Favorites

Friday 28 September, 8:30 p.m.

Program subject to change

Sophia Hunt, μέτζο-σοπράνο
Jonathan Beyer, βαρύτονος ('07)
Mikael Eliasen, πιάνο

The program includes operatic favorites and gems from the song repertoire, to be announced from stage.

Farewell Concert: Dream with Me

Saturday 29 September, 8:30 p.m.

Program subject to change

Sophia Hunt, μέτζο-σοπράνο
Jonathan Beyer, βαρύτονος ('07)
Claire Bourg, βιολί
Edward Gazouleas, βιόλα ('84)
Oliver Herbert, τσέλο
Xiaohui Yang, πιάνο ('13)
Mikael Eliasen, πιάνο

Intermezzo Zoltán Kodály
(1882–1967)
Claire Bourg, βιολί
Edward Gazouleas, βιόλα
Oliver Herbert, τσέλο
 
"Dream with Me" from Peter Pan Leonard Bernstein ('41)
(1918–1990)
Jonathan Beyer, βαρύτονος ('07)
Oliver Herbert, τσέλο
Mikael Eliasen, πιάνο
 
Zwei Gesänge, Op. 91 Johannes Brahms
"Gestillte Sehnsucht" (1833–1897)
"Geistliches Wiegenlied"
Sophia Hunt, μέτζο-σοπράνο
Edward Gazouleas, βιόλα
Mikael Eliasen, πιάνο
 
Quartet No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25 Johannes Brahms
Allegro (1833–1897)
Intermezzo: Allegro ma non troppo
Andante con moto
Rondo alla Zingarese: Presto
Claire Bourg, βιολί
Edward Gazouleas, βιόλα
Oliver Herbert, τσέλο
Xiaohui Yang, πιάνο