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Thu 28 September

19.00

Alte Oper Frankfurt

Tickets
€15.50

for children and students*

Kronberg Academy Festival 2017

Concert

Christoph Eschenbach präsentiert Junge Solisten I

Junges Konzert

Werke von Edward Elgar und Johannes Brahms
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*Konzert für Schüler, Studenten und Auszubildende.
Zutritt für Erwachsene nur in Begleitung eines Kindes oder Jugendlichen (ein Erwachsener je Kind oder Jugendlicher).
Ticketbestellungen: hr-Ticketcenter, Tel. 069 155 20 00 sowie an der Vorverkaufskasse der Alten Oper Frankfurt oder an der Abendkasse.

 

hr-Sinfonieorchester
Christoph Eschenbach, Leitung 


Kian Soltani, Violoncello

Edward Elgar (1857–1934):  
Konzert e-Moll für Violoncello und Orchester op. 85  


PAUSE


Stephen Waarts, Violine

Johannes Brahms (18331897):
Konzert D-Dur für Violine und Orchester op. 77 

Fri 29 September

20.00

Alte Oper Frankfurt

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Kronberg Academy Festival 2017

Concert

Christoph Eschenbach Presents Young Soloists II

Subscription Concert

Works by Joseph Haydn, Erich Wolfgang Korngold and Johannes Brahms
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Frankfurt Radio Symphony
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor

Bruno Philippe, cello 

Joseph Haydn (1732–1809)
Concerto in C major for cello and orchestra Hob VIIb:1


William Hagen, violin

Erich Wolfgang Korngold (1897–1957)
Concerto in D major for violin and orchestra Op 35


INTERVAL


Johannes Brahms (1833–1897):
Piano quartet No 1 in G minor, arr. for orchestra by Arnold Schönberg (1874–1951)

Sat 30 September -
Tue 3 October

10.00 - 20.00

Stadthalle Kronberg

Feldbergsaal

Kronberg Academy Festival 2017

Luthiers and Bowmakers

“Scroll, frog and nuts”

Violin Makers' Exhibition

Selected violin and bow makers present their centuries-old craftsmanship

Sat 30 September -
Tue 3 October

10.00 - 18.00

Stadthalle Kronberg

Foyer

Kronberg Academy Festival 2017

Luthiers and Bowmakers

A glimpse inside the workshop

Open Workshop

with master luthier Ekkard Seidl and master bowmaker C Jochen Schmidt

Sat 30 September

11.00

St. Peter und Paul Kirche

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Kronberg Academy Festival 2017

Concert

Ausgezeichnetes Cello

Prizewinners' Concert

Works by Frédéric Chopin, Sergei Rachmaninov, Elliott Carter, Sulkan Tsintsadze and Francis Poulenc
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Aleksey Shadrin, cello
Julia Okruashvili, piano

Frédéric Chopin (1810–1849)
Introduction et Polonaise brillante in C major
for violoncello and piano Op 3

Sergei Rachmaninov (1873–1943)
Vocalise Op 34 No 14 (arranged for violoncello and piano)  


Zlatomir Fung, cello

Elliott Carter (1908–2012)
Figment No 1 for violoncello solo  


Zlatomir Fung, cello
Julia Okruashvili, piano

Sulkan Tsintsadze (1925–1991)
Five Pieces on Folk Themes for violoncello and piano


Hayoung Choi, cello
Julia Okruashvili, piano

Francis Poulenc (1899–1963)
Sonata for violoncello and piano FP 143

Sat 30 September

17.00

Burg Kronberg

Wappensaal

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Concert

Trio-Welten

Works by Bernd Alois Zimmermann, Ludwig van Beethoven and Ernst von Dohnányi
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Bernd Alois Zimmermann (1918–1970)
String trio

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827)
String trio No 3 in G major Op 9 No 1

Ernst von Dohnányi (1877–1960)
Serenade in C major for string trio Op 10

Sat 30 September

19.00

St. Peter und Paul Kirche

Tickets
€48 / 38

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Kronberg Academy Festival 2017

Concert

Tabea Zimmermann presents young soloists

Works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Paul Hindemith and Antonín Dvořák
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Tabea Zimmermann, viola
Miriam Helms Ålien, violin

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1856–1791)
Duo No 1 in G major for violin and viola KV 423


Tabea Zimmermann, viola

Paul Hindemith (1895–1963)
Sonata for viola solo Op 25 No 1  


Tabea Zimmermann, viola
Miriam Helms Ålien, violin
Anne Luisa Kramb, violin
Hwayoon Lee, viola
Aleksey Shadrin, cello

Antonín Dvořák (1841–1904)
String quintet in E flat major Op 97   

Sat 30 September

20.30

Stadthalle Kronberg

Großer Saal

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Concert

Geschichte(n) mit Orchester

Works by Aulis Sallinen, Franz Waxman and Karl Amadeus Hartmann
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Kremerata Baltica
Martynas Stakionis, conductor


Truls Mørk, cello

Aulis Sallinen (*1935)
Kamarimusiikki III Op 58, Chamber Music III – The Nocturnal Dances of Don Juanquixote


Itamar Zorman, violin

Karl Amadeus Hartmann (1905–1963)
Concerto funebre


Lara Boschkor, violin

Franz Waxman (1906–1967)
Fantasy on Themes from Bizet's “Carmen”

Sun 1 October

11.00

Stadthalle Kronberg

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Concert

Sir András Schiff presents young soloists

Matinée

Works by Franz Schubert, Claude Debussy, Ludwig van Beethoven and Johannes Brahms
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Andras Schiff, piano


Kaoru Oe, violin

Franz Schubert (7997–1828)
Sonata in A major for violin and piano Op post. 162 D 574  


Aurélien Pascal, cello

Claude Debussy (1862–1918)
Sonata for cello and piano
 

Fumika Mohri, violin

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827)
Sonata No 4 in A minor for piano and violin Op 23


Ziyu Shen, viola

Johannes Brahms (1833–1897)
Sonata No 1 in F minor for viola and piano Op 120 No 1

 

This concert is sponsored by the Marguerite von Grunelius Foundation.

Sun 1 October

17.00

Stadthalle Kronberg

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€38 / 30 / 20
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Concert

Variationsreich

Works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Schubert and Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
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Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827)
7 Variations on “Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen” from Mozart's “Magic Flute” in E flat major WoO 46

Sonata No 4 in C major for piano and cello Op 102 No 1

Franz Schubert (1797–1828)
Introduction, Theme and Variations Op 82 No 2 (arr. by Gregor Piatigorsky)

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (1809–1847)
Sonata No 2 in D major for cello and piano Op 5

Sun 1 October

19.00

Johanniskirche

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Concert

Russian Sonatas

Works by Dmitri Shostakovich and Sergei Prokofiev
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Dmitri Shostakovich (1906–1975)
Sonata in D minor for cello and piano Op 40

Sergei Prokofiev (1891–1953)
Sonata in C major for cello and piano Op 119

Sun 1 October

20.30

Johanniskirche

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Concert

From the Old World

Works by Antonín Dvořák and Béla Bartók
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Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)
Sonatina in G major Op 100

Béla Bartók (1881–1945)
Sonata for violin and piano No 1 Sz 75

Sun 1 October

22.00

Burg Kronberg

Wappensaal

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Concert

Cello Power

Night Concert

Cello ensemble with young soloists of Kronberg Academy

Mon 2 October

17.00

Johanniskirche

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Concert

Europareise

Works by Arvo Pärt, César Franck, Ernest Bloch and Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
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Arvo Pärt (*1935)
Fratres

César Franck (1822–1890)
Sonata for violin and piano

Ernest Bloch (18801959)
Baal Shem Suite

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco (1895–1968)
Figaro-Variations on Rossini's opera “The Barber of Seville”

Mon 2 October

19.00

Stadthalle Kronberg

Großer Saal

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Concert

Innenwelten

Works by Benjamin Britten, Camille Saint-Saëns, Claude Debussy, Olivier Messiaen and Astor Piazzolla
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Benjamin Britten (1835–1921)
Sonata in C major for cello and piano Op 65

Camille Saint-Saëns (1835–1921)
“Mon cœur s'ouvre à ta voix” from the opera “Samson et Dalila”

Claude Debussy (1862–1918)
“Minstrels”

Olivier Messiaen (1908–1992)
“Louange à l’éternité de Jésus” from “Quatuor pour la fin du temps”

Astor Piazzolla (1921–1992)
Le Grand Tango

Mon 2 October

20.30

Stadthalle Kronberg

Großer Saal

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Concert

Sinfonia Concertante

Works by Peter Tchaikovsky, Miklós Rósza, Max Bruch and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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Kremerata Baltica
Martynas Stakionis, conductor


Lynn Harrell, cello

Peter Tchaikovsky (1840–1893)
Pezzo Capriccioso Op 62
Nocturne Op 19 No 4


Kristóf Baráti, violin
István Várdai, cello

Miklós Rózsa (1907–1995)
Tema con variazioni for violin, cello and orchestra Op 29a from Sinfonia Concertante Op 29   


Mischa Maisky, cello

Max Bruch (1838–1920)
Kol Nidrei Op 47


Fumika Mohri, violin
Tabea Zimmermann, viola                

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791)
Sinfonia Concertante E flat major KV 364

Mon 2 October

22.00

Burg Kronberg

Wappensaal

Tickets
€35

Exclusively for the Friends of Kronberg Academy

Kronberg Academy Festival 2017

Concert

Utopica Futura

Late Night Concert

Luigi Nono (1924–1990) La lontananza nostalgica utopica futura
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Madrigale per più „caminantes“ con Gidon Kremer
Dedica A Salvatore Sciarrino „caminante“ esemplare

for violin solo and 8 magnetic tapes

Tue 3 October

11.00

Bahnhof Kronberg

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Concert

Wandelkonzert

Tue 3 October

17.00

Johanniskirche

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Concert

Überirdisch

Works by Fazıl Say, Leoš Janáček and Maurice Ravel
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Itamar Zorman, violin
Ivan Karizna, cello
Fazıl Say, piano

Fazıl Say (*1970)
Space Jump Op 46 (piano trio)   


Pablo Ferrández, cello
Fazıl Say, piano

Leoš Janáček (1854–1928)
Pohádka Version 1-3

Mairéad Hickey, violin
Fazıl Say, piano

Maurice Ravel (1875–1937)
Sonata No 2 in G major for violin and piano M 77  

Itamar Zorman, violin
Mairéad Hickey, violin
Timothy Ridout, viola
Ivan Karizna, cello
Fazıl Say, piano

Fazıl Say (*1970)
Yürüyen Köşk
Hommage à Atatürk
for piano quintet
op. 72b
(German premiere)

Tue 3 October

19.00

Stadthalle Kronberg

Großer Saal

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Concert

“Sei mir gegrüßt!”

Concert on the occasion of Gidon Kremer's 70th birthday and Kremerata Baltica's 20th birthday

Works by Arvo Pärt, Maurice Ravel, Franz Schubert, Charles Ives, Robert Schumann and Karlheinz Stockhausen
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Kremerata Baltica
Martynas Stakionis, conductor

Arvo Pärt (*1935)
Orient & Occident


Ivan Karizna, cello

Maurice Ravel (1857–1937)
“Kaddish” from “Deux Mélodies hébraïques”

 
Gidon Kremer, violin

Franz Schubert (1797–1828)
Fantasy in C major D 934, arr. for violin and orchestra by Victor Kissine


INTERVAL


Charles Ives (1874–1954)
The Unanswered Question


“Bilder aus Osten”
with music by Robert Schumann and Intermezzi by Karlheinz Stockhausen

Sun 12 November

19.00

Berlin, Konzerthaus

Kleiner Saal

Kronberg Academy on Tour 2017

Concert

Kammerkonzert mit Alumni der Kronberg Academy

Werke von Dvořák, Schnittke, Suk, Beethoven und Franck
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 Antonín Dvořák (1841–1904):
„Klid“ (Waldesruhe) für Violoncello und Klavier Des-Dur op. 68 Nr. 5

Alfred Schnittke (1934–1998):
Sonate für Violoncello und Klavier Nr. 1

Josef Suk (1874–1935):
Ballade und Serenade op.3

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827):
Sieben Variationen über „Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen“ aus Mozarts Oper „Die Zauberflöte“ für Klavier und Violoncello Es-Dur WoO 46

César Franck (1822–1890):
Sonate für Violoncello und Klavier A-Dur (nach der Violinsonate A-Dur) 

In Kooperation mit dem Konzerthaus Berlin

Wed 15 November

14.00

Berlin, Konzerthaus

Kleiner Saal

Kronberg Academy on Tour 2017

Concert

Espresso-Konzert

Koffein für die Ohren!

Junge Solisten der Kronberg Academy

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In Kooperation mit dem Konzerthaus Berlin

Thu 16 November

14.00

Berlin, Konzerthaus

Kleiner Saal

Kronberg Academy on Tour 2017

Concert

Espresso-Konzert

Koffein für die Ohren!

Junge Solisten der Kronberg Academy

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In Kooperation mit dem Konzerthaus Berlin

Thu 16 November

20.00

Berlin, Konzerthaus

Kleiner Saal

Kronberg Academy on Tour 2017

Concert

Kammermusikkonzert in memoriam Mstislav Rostropovich

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Kammerorchester Metamorphosen Berlin
Julius Berger Violoncello
Young-Chang Cho Violoncello
Frans Helmerson Violoncello
Gary Hoffman Violoncello
Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt Leitung und Violoncello


Luigi Boccherini (1743–1805):
Konzert für Violoncello und Orchester Es-Dur G 474

Max Bruch (1838–1920):
„Kol Nidrei“ d-Moll op. 47

François Couperin (1668–1733):
Pièces en concert, für Violoncello und Streichorchester bearbeitet von Paul Bazalaire

Paul Hindemith (1895–1963):
Trauermusik für Violoncello und Streichorchester

Søren Nils Eichberg (*1973)
UA Auftragswerk zu Ehren von Rostropovich

Joseph Haydn (1732–1809):
Konzert für Violoncello und Orchester C-Dur Hob VIIb:1


In Kooperation mit dem Konzerthaus Berlin

Fri 4 May -
Thu 10 May

10.00 - 18.00

Stadthalle Kronberg

Foyer

Chamber Music Connects the World 2018

Luthiers and Bowmakers

A glimpse inside the workshop

open workshop

With master luthier Ekkard Seidl and master bowmaker C Daniel Schmidt