UPCOMING

 

A Summer of Music from Northern Europe

 

Vasily Petrenko, Conductor

Baiba Skride, Violin

Christian Lindberg, Trombone

European Union Youth Orchestra 

 

25 July - 22 August, 2017

  

 

Grafenegg, Austria

undefined

Grafenegg Festival Box Office

Grafenegg Festival, Schloss Grafenegg

European Music Campus 'Spirit of the North' at Grafenegg 25 July - 12 August

Open Rehearsals, MusicLabs, Formal and Informal Concerts 

Full details of all open rehearsals and MusicLabs will be available on this website from 1 July 2017


European Music Campus performances:  


Schloss Grafenegg Music Gallery Saturday 5 August 13.00
 
Free Event

Trail 1. Spirit of the North - Music from Estonia, Finland and Latvia

Arvo Pärt - Fratres: version for 'cello and harp

Kaija Saariaho - Terrestre, flute, percussion, harp, violin and 'cello

Arturs Maskats - Midnight in Riga

 

Trail 2. The Art of Dance - Dance music from Vienna going East

Franz Schubert - 16 German Dances D.783 

Joseph Lanner - Dances: Bruder Galoppe, Hans Jorgel-Polka & Steyrische Tanze Op. 165

Bela Bartok - Romanian folk dances for strings


Trail 3. Fanny, Ethyl and Helen - 19th, 20th and 21st century women composers

Fanny Mendelssohn - Piano Trio Op 11, first movement: Allegro Molto Vivace

Dame Ethyl Smyth - String quartet in E minor, third movement: Andante

Helen Grime - To See the Sky - violin and viola


Trail 4. The Big Solo in D Minor - 5 violinists, 3 rooms, 1 masterpiece for solo violin

J. S. Bach - Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor BWV 1004, Allemanda, Courante

J. S. Bach - Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor BWV 1004, Sarabanda, Gigue

J. S. Bach - Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor BWV 1004, Chaconne

 

Vienna Museumsquartier Close Up Concert Sunday 6 August Free Event

An informal concert giving audience members the opportunity to experience a symphony orchestra close up, with seats around and also inside the Orchestra

Peter Stark, Conductor

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 4 in F minor Op. 36

undefined
Close Up performance August 2016, Vienna Museumsquartier

 

Grafenegg Schlosshof Prelude Concert Saturday 12 August 17.30 Free Event to evening concert ticket holders

Peter Stark, Conductor

Arvo Pärt - Cantus in Memorium Benjamin Britten

Hugo Alfvén - Tanz Steklat from the Prodigal Son

Jean Sibelius - Pelléas et Mélisande Suite Op.46

 

Grafenegg Wolkenturm Concert Saturday 12 August 20.00 Ticketed event 

Vasily Petrenko
, Conductor

Baiba Skride, Violin

Nielsen - Masquerade

Arvo Pärt - Fratres for violin, strings & percussion

Hugo Alfvén - Dance of the Shepherd Girl Op37a No.4 & Festmusik op. 25

Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 1 in E minor Op.39

 

Grafenegg Reitschule Late Night Session Saturday 12 August 22.30 Free Event to evening concert ticket holders

Informal music and conversation with the players of the EUYO and guests

 

Pärnu, Estonia

undefined 

Pärnu Kontserdimaja Box Office

Pärnu Kontserdimaja, Pärnu Festival Monday 14 August 20:00 Ticketed Event

Vasily Petrenko, Conductor

Emily Davis, Violin

Christian Lindberg, Trombone

Carl Nielsen - Overture Masquerade

Arvo Pärt - Fratres for violin, strings & percussion

Christian Lindberg - Trombone concerto Golden Eagle

Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 1 in E minor Op.39 

 

Liepāja, Latvia

undefined

Liepāja Great Amber Concert Hall Box Office 

Liepāja Great Amber Concert Hall, Tuesday 15 August 19:00 Ticketed Event

Vasily Petrenko, Conductor

Baiba Skride, Violin

Carl Nielsen - Overture Masquerade

Arvo Pärt - Fratres for violin, strings & percussion

Pēteris Vasks - Vientuļais Eņģelis (Lonely Angel) Meditation for solo violin and string orchestra

Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 1 in E minor Op.39

 

Kaunas, Lithuania 

undefined

Kaunas Philharmonic Hall Box Office 

Kaunas Philharmonic Hall, Pažaislis Music Festival, Wednesday 16 August 18:00 Ticketed Event

Vasily Petrenko, Conductor

Christian Lindberg, Trombone

Carl Nielsen - Overture Masquerade

Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis - Miske In the Forest

Christian Lindberg - Trombone Concerto Golden Eagle

Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 1 in E minor Op.39

 

Bolzano, Italy

undefined
Bolzano Festival Bozen Online Box Office  

Bolzano Teatro Comunale Stadttheater, Bolzano Festival Bozen 18 August at 20.30 Ticketed Event

Vasily Petrenko, Conductor

Baiba Skride, Violin

Carl Nielsen - Overture Masquerade

Arvo Pärt - Fratres for solo violin, strings & percussion 

Pēteris Vasks - Vientuļais Eņģelis (Lonely Angel) Meditation for solo violin and string orchestra

Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 1 in E minor Op.39  


Bolzano Teatro Comunale StadttheaterBolzano Festival Bozen 20 August at 20.30 
Ticketed Event

Vasily Petrenko, Conductor

Christian Lindberg, Trombone

Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis - Miske 'In the Forest'

Christian Lindberg - Trombone concerto Golden Eagle

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 4 in F minor Op. 36

Spazio Klassik, Piazza Montessori, 21 August at 10.30 Free Event

Full details about the programme for Spazio Klassik will be available on 7 July 2017

 

Spazio Klassik, Piazza Matteotti, 21 August at 17:00 Free Event

Full details about the programme for Spazio Klassik will be available on 7 July 2017

ParkHotel Laurin, Concert 21 August at 21.00 Free Event

I contastorie musicali dell´EUYO

Die musikalischen Geschichtenerzähler des EUYO

1. Overture 

Giuseppe Verdi – Overture to Nabucco arr. brass ensemble

2. The Ladies Room 

Music by women composers across 3 centuries:

Fanny Mendelssohn – String quartet in E♭ major (1834) movement 1 

Dame Ethyl Smyth - String quartet in E minor, second movement: Andante (1902)

Helen Grime - To See the Sky - violin and viola (2009)

3. Bach: Pure and Simple 

J. S. Bach - Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor BWV 1004 for solo violin, performed by 5 violinists

Allemanda

Courante

Sarabanda

Gigue

Chaconne

4. From the Baltics to the Balkans to the Black Sea

The diversity of Europe – played by a diverse Europe

Arvo Pärt - Fratres: version for cello and harp

Mateja Marinkovic – Jovano Jovanke 

Béla Bartók - Romanian folk dances for strings

5. Finale

Elgar Howarth - Carnival in Venice for brass ensemble

 

Spazio Klassik, Piazza Walther, 22 August at 11:00 Free Event

Full details about the programme for Spazio Klassik will be available on 7 July 2017

 

Bolzano Festival Bozen Close Up Concert, Piazza Walther, 22 August at 18:00 Free Event

An informal concert giving audience members the opportunity to experience a symphony orchestra close up, with seats around and also inside the Orchestra

Chloe van Soeterstede, Conductor

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 4 in F minor Op. 36

 

undefined

Spirit of the North, with repertoire from Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Denmark, Finland, Sweden, and also Russia, featuring musicians from all 28 EU member states.

                                                                                         

undefined