“Yerevan Perspectives” International Music Festival

“Yerevan Perspectives” International Music Festival will launch its 15th jubilee edition by “Penderecki Days in Armenia” dedicated to the 80th birthday of the greatest composer of our century, to be held on January 13-16. Finest performers from other countries, together with the best Armenian soloists, orchestras and choirs, will perform more than 20 pieces of composer during 4 concerts. The closing concert on January 16th will be conducted by Maestro Penderecki with Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra performing the new Double Concerto of the composer. For more information call 077805687.

Below is the program for each concert.

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Krzysztof Penderecki Days in Armenia
13-16 January, 2014
dedicated to 80th birthday of Penderecki

January 13, Aram Khachaturian Concert Hall, 19:00

Serenade for Strings
Concerto for cello, strings, percussion and celesta
Symphony No. 4

State Youth Orchestra of Armenia
Bartosz Koziakcello
Conductor Sergey Smbatyan

January 14, Cafesjian Center for the Arts, 19:00

Three miniatures for clarinet and piano
Suite for cello solo
String Trio
Violoncello totale for cello solo
Sonata for violin and piano
Quartet for Clarinet and String trio

Lusine Harutyunyan violin
Ani Karapetyan violin
Yana Daryan viola
Aram Talalyan cello
Julietta Vardanyan piano
Artur Avanesov piano
Darko Brlek clarinet

January 15, Komitas Chamber Music Hall, 19:00

Three Pieces in Baroque Style (from the film The Manuscript Found in Saragossa)
Sinfonietta per archi
Sinfonietta No. 2 for clarinet and strings (flute version)
Adagietto for English horn and strings (arranged for flute)
Missa Brevis
Ize Heruvimi
De Profundis
Agnus Dei (from Polish Requiem)
Ecloga VIII for vocal sextet

State Chamber Orchestra of Armenia
Massimo Mercelli flute
Conductor Vahan Mardirossian
Conductor Eduard Topchjan
Hover Chamber Choir
Choirmaster Sona Hovhannisyan

January 16, Aram Khachaturian Concert Hall, 19:00

Symphony No. 2
De Natura Sonoris No. 3
Concert Doppio for violin and viola

Armenian State Philharmonic Orchestra
Agata Szymczewska violin
Robert Kabara viola
Conductor Eduard Topchjan
Conductor Krzysztof Penderecki


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