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Upcoming Events

Evenings of Classical Music at the Gennadius Library, 26-29 September

September 26, 2018 8:30pm

ASCSA, Cotsen Hall, 9 Anapiron Polemou, 106 76 Athens

CONCERT


Presented by

The Gennadius Library & The Schwarz Foundation


Curtis-on-Tour, the Nina von Maltzahn Touring Initiative of the Curtis Institute of Music, sponsored by the Schwarz Foundation

Curtis on Tour returns to Athens, Greece, for the fourth year as the resident ensemble at the Nights of Classical Music at the Gennadius Library festival, presented by the Schwarz Foundation in collaboration with the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Four unique programs performed by current students, alumni, and faculty of the prestigious Curtis Institute of Music offer works by Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Janacek, and many more!

 

Festival Artists

Sophia Fiuza Hunt, mezzo-soprano

Dennis Chmelensky, baritone

Claire Bourg, violin

Edward Gazouleas, viola

Oliver Herbert, cello

Xiaohui Yang, piano

Mikael Eliasen, piano

 

PERFORMANCES

Wednesday 26 September, 8:30 p.m.

Music for Cello & Piano

Oliver Herbert, cello

Xiaohui Yang, piano

BACH: Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Keyboard in D major, BWV 1028

SCHUMANN: Fantasiestücke, Op. 73

JANÁCEK: Pohádka

BEETHOVEN: Sonata No. 5 in D major, Op. 102, No. 2

 

Thursday 27 September, 8:30 p.m.

Music of War and Peace

Dennis Chmelensky, baritone

Claire Bourg, violin

Edward Gazouleas, viola

Oliver Herbert, cello

Xiaohui Yang, piano

Mikael Eliasen, piano

MOZART: Duo in G major, K. 423

DANIELPOUR: Come Up From The Fields, Father

FAURÉ: Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 15

 

Friday 28 September, 8:30 p.m.

Operatic Favorites

Sophia Hunt, mezzo-soprano

Dennis Chmelensky, baritone

Mikael Eliasen, piano

The program includes operatic favorites and gems from the song repertoire, to be announced from stage.

 

Saturday 29 September, 8:30 p.m.

Farewell Concert: Dream with Me

Sophia Hunt, mezzo-soprano

Dennis Chmelensky, baritone

Claire Bourg, violin

Edward Gazouleas, viola

Oliver Herbert, cello

Xiaohui Yang, piano

Mikael Eliasen, piano

KODÁLY: Intermezzo

BERNSTEIN: “Dream with Me” from Peter Pan

BRAHMS: Zwei Gesänge, Op. 91

BRAHMS: Quartet No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25