Concerts

Fri 22 June

18.00

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Dmitri Shostakovich and Bohuslav Martinů
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Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Sonata No 3 in G minor for violoncello and piano BWV 1029 (orig. for viola da gamba and cembalo)
1. Vivace
2. Adagio
3. Allegro

Dmitri Shostakovich (1906–1975)
Sonata in D minor for violoncello and piano Op 40
1. Allegro non troppo
2.  Allegro
3. Largo
4. Allegro

Bohuslav Martinů (1890–1959)
Variations on a theme by Rossini for violoncello and piano
1. Poco allegro – Allegro moderato (Variation)
2. Poco allegro (Variation)
3. Poco più allegro (Variation)
4. Andante (Variation)
5. Allegro – Moderato maestoso

Fri 22 June

19.30

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Ludwig van Beethoven, Leoš Janáček and Edward Elgar
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Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Partita No 2 in D minor for solo violin BWV 1004
5. Chaconne

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827)
Sonata No 6 in A major for violin and piano Op 30 No 1
1. Allegro
2. Adagio molto espressivo
3. Allegretto con Variazioni

Leoš Janáček (1854–1928)
Sonata for violin and piano
1. Con moto
2. Ballada – Con moto
3. Allegretto
4. Adagio

Edward Elgar (1857–1934)
Salut d’amour in E major for violin and piano Op 12

Fri 22 June

21.00

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Johannes Brahms and Edwin York Bowen
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Johannes Brahms (1833–1897)
Sonata No 1 in G major for viola and piano Op 78 „Regenlied-Sonate“ (orig. for violin and piano)
1. Vivace ma non troppo
2. Adagio – Più andante – Adagio
3. Allegro molto moderato

Edwin York Bowen (1884–1961)
Fantasy in F major for viola and piano Op 54

Sat 23 June

12.30

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Pietro Locatelli, Franz Schubert, Mstislav Rostropovich and Igor Stravinsky
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Pietro Locatelli (1695–1764)
Sonata in D major for violoncello and piano from 12 Sonatas Op 6

Franz Schubert (1797–1828)
Sonata in A minor for violoncello and piano D 821 “Arpeggione”  (orig. for arpeggione und piano)
1. Allegro moderato
2. Adagio
3. Allegretto

Mstislav Rostropovich (1927–2007)
Humoresque for violoncello and piano Op 5

Igor Stravinsky (1882–1971)
Parasha’s Aria from the opera “Mavra” (arr. for violoncello and piano by Dimitry Markevitch)

Sat 23 June

14.30

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Benjamin Britten, György Ligeti, Peter Tchaikovsky and Niccolò Paganini
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Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Suite No 6 in D major for solo viola BWV 1012 (orig. for solo violoncello)
1. Prélude
2. Allemande

Benjamin Britten (1913–1976)
Lachrymae “Reflections on a Song of John Dowland” Op 48
1. Lento
2. Allegretto molto comodo
3. Animato
4. Tranquillo
5. Allegro con moto
6. Largamente
7. Appassionato
8. Alla valse moderato
9. Allegro marcia
10. Alternative part
11. L’istesso tempo

György Ligeti (1923–2006)
Sonata for solo viola
6. Chaconne chromatique Vivace appassionato (molto ritmico e feroce)

Peter Tchaikovsky (1840–1893)
6 Pieces for viola and piano Op 51 (orig. for piano)
6. Valse sentimental

Niccolò Paganini (1782–1840)
24 Caprices for solo viola Op 1 (orig. for violin solo)
24. in A minor, Tema con variazioni. Quasi presto

Sat 23 June

15.30

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Efrem Zimbalist, Alexander Skrjabin and Johannes Brahms
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Efrem Zimbalist (1889–1985)
Fantasy on themes from the opera “The Golden Cockerel” by Rimsky-Korsakov
    
Alexander Skrjabin (1872–1915)
Two Poems for violoncello and piano Op 32 No 1 (orig. for piano)
1. Andante cantabile

Johannes Brahms (1833–1897)
Sonata No 1 in E minor for violoncello and piano Op 38
1. Allegro non troppo
2. Allegretto quasi Menuetto – Trio
3. Allegro

Sat 23 June

17.00

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Christian Sinding, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Maurice Ravel
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Christian Sinding (1856–1941)
Suite in the old style in A minor for violin and piano Op 10
1. Presto
2. Adagio
3. Tempo giusto

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791)
Sonata in G major for violin and piano KV 379
1. Adagio
2. Allegro
3. Andantino cantabile Tema (with six variations)

Maurice Ravel (1875–1937)
Tzigane for violin and piano (orig. for violin and orchestra)

Sat 23 June

18.00

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Robert Schumann, Krzysztof Penderecki, Claude Debussy and Carl Davidoff
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Robert Schumann (1810–1850)
Adagio and Allegro in A flat major for violoncello and piano Op 70 (orig. for french horn and piano)
1. Adagio – Langsam, mit innigem Ausdruck
2. Allegro – Rasch und feurig

Krzysztof Penderecki (*1933)
Divertimento for solo violoncello
1. Sarabande
2. Serenade
3. Scherzo
4. Notturno

Claude Debussy (1862–1918)
Sonata in D minor for violoncello and piano
1. Prologue. Lent, sostenuto e molto risoluto
2. Sérénade. Modérément animé
3. Finale. Animé

Carl Davidoff (1838–1889)
“Am Springbrunnen” for violoncello and piano Op 20 No 2

Sat 23 June

19.30

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Nathan Milstein and Francis Poulenc
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791)
Sonata No 20 in C major for violin and piano KV 303
1. Adagio – Allegro molto
2. Tempo di Menuetto

Nathan Milstein (1904–1992)
Paganiniana – variations for solo violin on the caprices and concerts by Paganini

Francis Poulenc (1899–1963)
Sonata No 4  for violin and piano FP 119
1. Allegro con fuoco
2. Intermezzo: Très lent et calme
3. Presto tragico – Strictement la double plus lent

Sun 24 June

11.00

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber, Friedrich Wilhelm Rust and Johann Sebastian Bach
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Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber (1644–1704)
Rosary Sonata No 16 in G minor for solo violin “The Guardian Angel”
1. Passacaglia

Friedrich Wilhelm Rust (1739–1796)
Sonata No 1 in D minor for solo violin CzaR 80
Grave
Fuga

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Partita No 1 in B minor for solo violin BWV 1002
1. Allemande – Double
2. Corrente – Double. Presto
3. Sarabande – Double
4. Tempo di Borea – Double

Sun 24 June

14.30

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Francis Poulenc and Alberto Evaristo Ginastera
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Francis Poulenc (1899–1963)
Sonata for violoncello and piano FP 143
1. Allegro – Tempo di marcia
2. Cavatine
3. Ballabile
4. Finale

Alberto Evaristo Ginastera (1916–1983)
Sonata for violoncello and piano Op 49
1. Allegro deciso
2. Adagio passionate
3. Presto mormoroso
4. Allegro con fuoco

Sun 24 June

15.30

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Robert Schumann, Max Reger and Paul Hindemith
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Robert Schumann (1810–1856)
Fantasy pieces in A minor for viola and piano Op 73 (orig. for clarinet and piano)
1. Zart und mit Ausdruck
2. Lebhaft, leicht
3. Rasch, mit Feuer

Max Reger (1873–1916)
Suite No 2 in D major for solo viola Op 131d No 2
1. Con moto (non troppo vivace)
2. Andante
3. Allegretto
4. Vivace

Paul Hindemith (1895–1963)
Sonata for viola and piano Op 25 No 4
1. Sehr Lebhaft. Markiert und kraftvoll
2. Sehr langsame Viertel
3. Finale. Lebhafte Viertel

Sun 24 June

17.00

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Igor Stravinsky and Franz Schubert
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Igor Stravinsky (1882–1971)
Divertimento for violin and piano (orig. for violin and orchestra)
1. Sinfonia
2. Danses suisses
3. Scherzo
4. Pas de deux. Adagio – Variation – Coda

Franz Schubert (1797–1828)
Fantasy in C major for violin and piano D 934
1. Andante molto
2. Allegretto
3. Andantino
4. Allegro vivace

Sun 24 June

18.00

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by György Ligeti, Johann Sebastian Bach and Johannes Brahms
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György Ligeti (1923–2006)
Sonata for solo viola
1. Hora Lunga
4. Prestissimo con sordino

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Sonata for viola and piano BWV 1027 (orig. for viola da gamba and cembalo)
1. Adagio
2. Allegro ma non tanto
3. Andante
4. Allegro moderato

Johannes Brahms (1833–1897)
Sonata No 2 in E flat major for viola and piano Op 120 No 2 (orig. for clarinet and piano)
1. Allegro amabile
2. Allegro appassionato
3. Andante con moto – Allegro non troppo

Sun 24 June

19.30

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms
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Robert Schumann (1810–1856)
Sonata No 1 in A minor for violin and piano Op 105
1. Mit leidenschaftlichem Ausdruck
2. Allegretto
3. Lebhaft

Johannes Brahms (1833–1897)
Sonata No 3 in D minor for violin and piano Op 108
1. Allegro
2. Adagio
3. Un poco presto e con sentimento
4. Presto agitato

Sun 24 June

20.30

Town Hall Kronberg

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Works by Edvard Grieg and Frédéric Chopin
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Edvard Grieg (1843–1907)
Sonata in A minor for violoncello and piano Op 36
1. Allegro agitato
2. Andante molto tranquillo
3. Allegro – Allegro molto e marcato

Frédéric Chopin (1810–1849)
Introduction et polonaise brillante in C major for violoncello and piano Op 3
Lento – Alla Polacca. Allegro con spirito

Mon 25 June

17.00

Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst Frankfurt am Main

Kleiner Saal


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Works by Franz Schubert, Eugène Ysaÿe and Richard Strauss
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Franz Schubert (1797–1828)
Rondeau brillante in B minor for violin and piano D 895
1. Andante
2. Allegro

Eugène Ysaÿe (1858–1931)
Sonata No 5 for solo violin Op 27 No 5
1. L’Aurore. Lento assai
2. Danse rustique. Allegro giocoso molto moderato

Richard Strauss (1864–1949)
Sonata in E flat major for violin and piano Op 18
1. Allegro, ma non troppo
2. Improvisation. Andante cantabile
3. Finale. Andante – Allegro

Mon 25 June

18.30

Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst Frankfurt am Main

Kleiner Saal


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Works by Joseph Haydn, Frédéric Chopin and Zoltán Kodály
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Joseph Haydn (1732–1809)
Divertimento in D major for violoncello and piano (arr. by Gregor Piatigorsky  (1903–1976))
1. Adagio
2. Menuett
3. Allegro di molto

Frédéric Chopin (1810–1849)
Waltz No 2 in A flat major for violoncello and piano Op 34 No 1 (orig. for piano)

Frédéric Chopin (1810–1849)
Nocturne No 16 in E flat major for violoncello and piano Op 55 No 2 (orig. for piano)

Zoltán Kodály (1882–1967)
Sonata in B minor for solo violincello Op 8
1. Allegro maestoso ma appassionato
2. Adagio (con grand’ espressione)
3. Allegro molto vivace

Mon 25 June

20.00

Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst Frankfurt am Main

Kleiner Saal


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Works by Isang Yun, Johann Sebastian Bach, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Sergei Prokofiev
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Isang Yun (1917–1995)
Königliches Thema for solo violin

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Sonata No 1 in G minor for solo violin BWV 1001
1. Adagio
2. Fuga (Allegro)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791)
Adagio in E major for violin and piano KV 261 (orig. for violin and orchestra)

Sergei Prokofiev (1891–1953)
Sonata No 1 in F minor for violin and piano Op 80
1. Andante
2. Allegro Brusco Andante
3. Allegrissimo

Tue 26 June

17.00

Stadthalle Kronberg

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Works by Paul Hindemith, Garth Knox and Robert Schumann
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Paul Hindemith (1895–1963)
Sonata in F major for viola and piano Op 11 No 4
1. Phantasie
2. Thema mit Variationen
3. Finale mit zwei Variationen, leicht bewegt – ein wenig langsamer – sehr lebhaft

Garth Knox (*1956)
Fuga libre for viola solo

Robert Schumann (1810–1856)
Sonata No 1 in A minor for viola and piano Op 105 (orig. for violin and piano)
1. Mit leidenschaftlichem Ausdruck
2. Allegretto
3. Lebhaft

Tue 26 June

18.30

Stadthalle Kronberg

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Works by Johannes Brahms, Claude Debussy and Johann Sebastian Bach
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Johannes Brahms (1833–1897)
Sonata No 1 in G major for violin and piano Op 78 „Regenlied – Sonate“
1. Vivace ma non troppo
2. Adagio – Più andante – Adagio
3. Allegro molto moderato

Claude Debussy (1862–1918)
Sonata in G minor for violin and piano L140
1. Allegro vivo
2. Intermède – Fantasque et léger
3. Finale – Très animé

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Sonata No 3 in C major for solo violin BWV 1005
1. Adagio
2. Fuga
3. Largo
4. Allegro assai

Tue 26 June

20.00

Stadthalle Kronberg

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Works by Johannes Brahms, Gaspar Cassadó, Igor Stravinsky and Niccolò Paganini
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Johannes Brahms (1833–1897)
Sonata No 2 in F major for violoncello and piano Op 99
1. Allegro vivace
2. Adagio affettuoso
3. Allegro passionato
4. Allegro molto

Gaspar Cassadó (1897–1966)
Suite for solo violoncello
1. Preludio – Fantasia
2. Sardana – Danza
3. Intermezzo e danza finale

Igor Stravinsky (1882–1971)
Suite italienne for violoncello and piano from the ballet „Pulcinella“
1. Introduzione
2. Serenata
3. Tarantella
4. Gavotta con due variazioni
5. Scherzino
6. Minuetto – Finale

Niccolò Paganini (1782–1840)
Variations on the G string on a theme by Rossini for violoncello and piano


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