Program 20 August 2018  

 

18.00 Vocal recital

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

Christoph Prégardien Christoph Prégardien (tenor) - Widely regarded as among the foremost lyric tenors. more »

 

Christoph Schnackertz Christoph Schnackertz (piano) - A pianist, born in 1984, he studied song accompaniment at the Hochschule für Musik und Tanz in Cologne. Since 2012, he has worked regularly with tenor Julian Prégardien. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • 12 Songs to words by Catulle Mendes, Op. 22

[intermission]

Franz Schubert

  • 9 Songs  to words by Ernest Schulze

 

20.00 Piano recital

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Nelson Freire Nelson Freire - One of the very finest piano virtuosos around. Distinguished with state awards in many countries, he has performed in the leading concert halls and worked with the most outstanding soloists, conductors and orchestras. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Ludwig van Beethoven

  • Sonata in C sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 Moonlight
  • Piano Sonata in A-flat major, Op. 110

[intermission]

Claude Debussy

  • Images , Book 2 /selection/

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • Nokturn B-dur op. 16 nr 4

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Impromptu in F sharp major, Op. 36
  • Mazurka in B minor, Op. 33 No. 4 Op. 33 No. 4
  • Ballade in A flat major, Op. 47

 

22.00 Piano recital

The Church of the Holy Cross

Alex Szilasi Alex Szilasi (piano) - Hungarian-Italian pianist. As part of his preparations for Chopin Year, he launched a series of events aimed at recording on a Pleyel piano all the Polish composer's works and also a facsimile edition, in collaboration with Editions Fuzeau, of Chopin first editions. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Berceuse, Op. 57 Op. 57
  • Mazurka in A flat major, Op. 50 No. 2 Op. 50 No. 2
  • Etude in A flat major, Op. 25 No. 1 Op. 25 No. 1
  • Mazurka in F minor, Op. 7 No. 3 Op. 7 No. 3
  • Impromptu in A flat major, Op. 29
  • Waltz in E minor [op. posth.]
  • Lento con gran espressione in C sharp minor [op. posth.]
  • Barcarolle, Op. 60
  • Berceuse Des-dur op. 57

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