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In Kronberg stars of today make music with stars of tomorrow; leading contemporary artists give performances with outstanding next-generation musicians. The concerts, public tuition sessions and public rehearsals all provide opportunities for audiences to become stakeholders in these great musical moments. Get close to music and the artists!

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Sat 18.5. 19:45
Großer Saal, Casals Forum
Chamber Music Connects the World - K7
SERENADE
Power, Schiff and 11 juniors

Participants

  • Leonhard Baumgartner violin
  • Seohyun Kim violin
  • Jason Moon violin
  • Oliver Neubauer violin
  • Chiara Sannicandro violin
  • Guido Sant’Anna violin
  • Marija Strapcāne violin
  • Lawrence Power viola
  • Joseph Skerik viola
  • Macintyre Taback cello
  • Alexander Warenberg cello
  • Arne Zeller cello
  • Sir András Schiff piano

Programme

Zoltán Kodály (1882–1967)
Serenade for two violins and viola op. 12

Marija Strapcāne, Guido Sant’Anna (violin)
Lawrence Power (viola)


Dmitri Shostakovich (1906–1975)
Two octet movements op. 11

Seohyun Kim, Chiara Sannicandro, Leonhard Baumgartner, Jason Moon (violin)
Lawrence Power, Joseph Skerik (viola)
Arne Zeller, Macintyre Taback (cello)


Intermission


Ludwig Van Beethoven (1770–1827)
Piano trio in B flat major op. 97 „Erzherzogtrio“

Oliver Neubauer (violin)
Alexander Warenberg (cello)
Sir András Schiff (piano)


Subject to change.

Sun 19.5. 10:00
Dagmar Westberg Foyer, Casals Forum
Chamber Music Connects the World
A glimpse inside the workshop
Free Entry
Sun 19.5. 19:45
Großer Saal, Casals Forum
Chamber Music Connects the World - K8
HIMMELSMUSIK
Pace, Weithaas and 8 juniors

Participants

  • Antje Weithaas violin
  • Enrico Pace piano
  • Evan Johanson violin
  • Oliver Neubauer violin
  • Guido Sant’Anna violin
  • Edgar Francis viola
  • Otoha Tabata viola
  • Maxim Calver cello
  • Bryan Cheng cello
  • Chase Park cello

Programme

Ernst Von Dohnányi(1877–1960)
Piano quintet No. 1 in c minor op. 1

Oliver Neubauer, Evan Johanson (violin)
Edgar Francis (viola)
Bryan Cheng (cello)
Enrico Pace (piano)


Intermission


Franz Schubert (1797–1828)
String quintet in C major D 956

Antje Weithaas, Guido Sant’Anna (violin)
Otoha Tabata (viola)
Chase Park, Maxim Calver (cello)

 

Subject to change.

Tickets
35 / 45 / 55 €
Wed 29.5. 19:15
Carl Bechstein Saal, Casals Forum
MittwochsKonzerte
Manuel Lipstein - Ursprung & Transformationen
Consonni, Herbert, Larivière, Lipstein, Moncado, Shaham

Participants

  • Manuel Lipstein cello

Programme

Dario Castello (1602–1631)
Aus den 'Sonate concertante in stil moderno': Sonata seconda 

Johann Heinrich Schmelzer (1623–1680)
Aus den 'Sonatae unarum fidium': Sonata tertia 

Erwin Schulhoff (1894–1942)
Streichquartett Nr. 1 op. 8
I. Presto con fuoco
II. Allegretto con moto e con maliconia grotesca
III. Allegro giocoso alla Slovacca
IV. Andante molto sostenuto

Éric Feldbusch (1922–2007)
Aus der Suite 'Mosaïque' für Violoncello solo
II. Ismakh Moshe

Francis Poulenc (1899–1963)
Sonate für Klavier und Violoncello FP 143
I. Allegro: Tempo di Marcia
II. Cavatine
III. Ballabile
IV. Finale

Further Participants
Martina Consonni (piano and harpsichord)
Oliver Herbert - (Baroque cello)
Cosima Soulez Larivière (violin)
Elias David Moncado (violin)
Noga Shaham (viola)

The program and concert flyer will be designed individually by the students.

Wed 5.6. 19:15
Carl Bechstein Saal, Casals Forum
MittwochsKonzerte
Petar Pejčić - Slava!
Pejčić, Semykras, Aavik, Chang, Wohlgemuth

Participants

  • Petar Pejčić cello

Programme

Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)
Sonata for Cello and Piano in C Major , Op. 119;

Mstislav Rostropovich (1927-2007)
Humoresque for cello and piano

Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975)
String Quartet No. 8 in C minor , Op. 110

Further Participants
Dmytro Semykras (piano)
Hans Christian Aavik (violin)
Hana Chang (violin)
Wassili Wohlgemuth (viola)

The program and concert flyer will be designed individually by the students.

Tickets
20 €
Sat 8.6. 19:45
Großer Saal, Casals Forum
A guest at the Casals Forum
Return of the moon – Alexej Gerassimez & Chorwerk Ruhr
Pieces by Alexej Gerassimez, Rebecca Dale, Peter Klatzow und Robert Schumann
TICKETS
25.25 / 37.25 / 50.25 €
Wed 12.6. 19:15
Carl Bechstein Saal, Casals Forum
MittwochsKonzerte
Edward Luengo - Introspection & Reflection
Chang, Consonni, Luengo

Participants

  • Edward Luengo cello

Programme

Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
Suite No. 3 for solo cello, Op. 87
I. Introduzione: Lento -
II. Marcia: Allegro -
III. Canto: Con moto -
IV. Barcarola: Lento -
V. Dialogo: Allegretto -
VI. Fuga: Andante espressivo -
VII. Recitativo: Fantastico -
VIII. Moto perpetuo: Presto -
IX. Passacaglia: Lento solenne -
IXa. Mournful Song “Under the Little Apple Tree” -
IXb. Autumn -
IXc. Street Song “The Grey Eagle” -
IXd. Grant Repose Together with the Saints

Ernest Chausson (1855-1899)
Pièce, Op. 39

Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 120
I. Allegro, ma non troppo
II. Andantino
III. Allegro vivo

Further Participants
Martina Consonni (piano)
Hana Chang (violin)

The program and concert flyer will be designed individually by the students.

Tickets
20 €
Fri 14.6. 19:15
Carl Bechstein Saal, Casals Forum
Masters in Performance
Examination Concert by Wassili Wohlgemuth
Oguchi, Wohlgemuth

Participants

  • Wassili Wohlgemuth viola

Programme

Alexander Glazunov (1865-1936)
Elegy for Viola and Piano, Op. 44

Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
Elegy for Viola solo K072

Dmitri Dmitrijewitsch Shostakovich (1906-1975)
Sonata in C major for Viola and Piano, Op. 147
 

Further Participants
Mana Oguchi Piano

Subject to change.

Tickets
20 €
Fri 14.6. 20:45
Carl Bechstein Saal, Casals Forum
Masters in Performance
Examination Concert by Hans Christian Aavik
H. C. Aavik, K. Aavik

Participants

  • Hans Christian Aavik violin

Programme

Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Sonata No. 2 in D minor for Violin and Piano, Op. 121

Georges Enescu (1881-1955)
Sonata No. 3 for Violin and Piano Op. 25
 

Further Participants
Karolina Aavik Piano

Subject to change.

Tickets
20 €
Sat 15.6. 17:15
Carl Bechstein Saal, Casals Forum
Masters in Performance
Examination Concert by Claire Wells
Oguchi, Wells

Participants

  • Claire Wells violin

Programme

Johann Sebastian Bach (1658-1750)
Sonata No. in 2 E Minor for Violin and Piano (Cembalo) BWV 1023

Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Sonatina No. 1 in D major for Violin and Piano, Op. 137 D384

Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
Sonata for Violin and Piano, FP 119

Béla Bartók (1881-1945)
Rhapsody No. 2 for Violin and Piano, Sz 90
 

Further Participants
Mana Oguchi Piano

Subject to change.

Tickets
20 €