Midori's recent interpretation of Johann Sebastian Bach's Sonatas and Partitas for violin solo has earned her many accolades by audiences and the media worldwide. In August 2016, Midori performed t...
"To be responsible for this outstanding artistic project that Claudio Abbado has initiated is not only a privilege but it has touched me deeply." These are the very words Ricc...
Music, especially the music of Bach, made it possible for Zhu Xiao-Mei to cope with the worst challenges of her existence. The pianist experienced all of the consequences of the Mao regime and the ...
When Andris Nelsons made his debut with the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig in 2011, the conductor and the orchestra are said to have felt a magical connection, which only a few years later resulted in...
Surrounded by ruins in Syria’s capital Damascus, Ayham Ahmad sings accompanied by an out-of-tune piano about migration, hunger, and death. Threatened by Assad’s regime and ISIS, the Piano Man i...
Max Reger (1873-1913) Piano Concerto in F minor, Op. 114 Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Symphony No. 6 in F major Peter Serkin, piano Gewandhausorcheste...
Every year in summer some of the best musicians worldwide meet in Israel for The Jerusalem International Chamber Music Festival founded by Elena Bashkirova. This year, the 19th Festival, is dedicated to interrelated composers like Brahms/Schumann, Bartók/Kodály or Schubert/Beethoven and many more – played by artists like Sir András Schiff, Baiba Skride or Emmanuel Pahud. Three concerts will be broadcast live on Arte Concert:
Thursday 8 September, CEST 18:30 click here for the livestream
Francois Leleux, oboe, Eric Le Sage, piano
Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Quintet, op. 16
Francois Leleux, oboe; Paul Meyer, clarinet; Radovan Vlatkovic, horn;
Gilbert Audin, bassoon; Elena Bashkirova, piano
Horn Trio, op. 40
Radovan Vlatkovic, horn; Baiba Skride, violin; Kirill Gerstein, piano
Arpeggione Sonata in A minor D 821 (arr. Pahud)
Emmanuel Pahud, flute; Elena Bashkirova, piano
String Quintet No. 1 in F major, op. 88
Mihaela Martin, Benny Peled, violins;
Adrien La Marca, Madeleine Carruzzo, violas; Alexander Knyazev, cello
Friday 9 September, CEST 12:00 click here for the livestream
Fantasia Contrappuntistica, BV 256
Sir András Schiff, Kirill Gerstein, piano
Hommage à R. Sch., op. 15d
Paul Meyer, clarinet; Adrien La Marca, viola; Kirill Gerstein, piano
Märchenerzählungen, op. 132
Paul Meyer, clarinet; Adrien La Marca, viola;
Kirill Gerstein, piano
6 Bagatelles for Wind Quintet
Les Vents Francais
String Sextet in B flat major, op. 18
Baiba Skride, Itamar Zorman, violin;
Krzysztof Chorzelski, Madeleine Carruzzo, violas;
Julian Steckel, Tim Park, cello
Saturday 10 September, CEST 19:40 click here for the livestream
Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, op. 49
Itamar Zorman, violin; Tim Park, cello; Kirill Gerstein, piano
Piano Quintet No. 2 in A major, op. 81
Baiba Skride, Benny Peled, violins;
Krzysztof Chorzelski, viola; Julian Steckel, cello;
Menahem Pressler, piano
Serenade, op. 141a
Emmanuel Pahud, flute; Itamar Zorman, violin;
Krzysztof Chorzelski, viola
String Octet in E-flat major, op. 20
Baiba Skride, Itamar Zorman, David Strongin,
Benny Peled, violins; Adrien La Marca, Madeleine
Carruzzo, violas; Julian Steckel, Tim Park, cello