Rosendal Chamber Music Festival 2020

Festival Program

Friday

07 August

10.15 - 10.45 2. Pre-concert lecture

  • Concert introduction by Erling Sandmo (in Norwegian)

11.00 - 13.00 3. Concert in The Great Hall

  • Beethoven: Variations on "Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen'' from ''Die Zauberflöte'', Op. 66 (c.1798)
    Christian Poltéra (cello), Kristian Bezuidenhout (fortepiano)

  • Tobias Broström: Dream Variations (2011)
    Håkan Hardenberger (trumpet), Colin Currie (percussion)

  • Beethoven: Andante con variazione, WoO 44 No. 2 (1792 - 1800)
    Avi Avital (mandolin), Kristian Bezuidenhout (fortepiano)

  • INTERVAL

  • Beethoven: Variations on a Waltz by Diabelli, Op. 120 (1819 - 1823)
    Paul Lewis (piano)

13.00-15.00 4. Open house at the Manor House from 1665

15.00 - 16.00 5. Lecture conversation

  • Jan Swafford and Leif Ove Andsnes in conversation on Beethoven and the festival programme (in English)

16.30 - 18.30 6. Concert in The Great Hall

  • Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 7 in D major, Op. 10 No. 3 (1798)
    Kristian Bezuidenhout (fortepiano)

  • Beethoven: Adagio for Mandolin and Piano in E-flat major, WoO 43 No. 2 (1796)
    Avi Avital (mandolin), Víkingur Ólafsson (piano)

  • Beethoven: Sonatina for Mandolin and Piano in C major, WoO 44 No. 1 (1796)
    Avi Avital (mandolin), Víkingur Ólafsson (piano)

  • Beethoven: Piano Trio in B-flat major, Op. 11 (last movement: Tema con variazioni) (1797)
    Björn Nyman (clarinet), Jakob Koranyi (cello), Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)

  • Ketil Hvoslef: Beethoven Trio (1997)
    Björn Nyman (clarinet), Jakob Koranyi (cello), Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)

  • PAUSE

  • Beethoven: String Quartet No. 16 in F major, Op. 135 (1826)
    Quatuor Ébène

20.30 - 21.00 7. Pre-concert lecture

  • Concert introduction by Jan Swafford (in English)

21.15 - 23.15 8. Concert in Kvinnherad Church

  • Beethoven: String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op. 95 (1810)
    Quatuor Ébène

  • Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 10 in G major, Op. 96 (1812)
    Alina Ibragimova (violin), Kristian Bezuidenhout (fortepiano)

  • INTERVAL

  • Beethoven: Piano Trio in B-flat major, Op. 97 (1811)
    Guro Kleven Hagen (violin), Jakob Koranyi (cello), Víkingur Ólafsson (piano)

Saturday

08 August

10.30 - 11.50 9. Concert in Kvinnherad Church

  • Beethoven: Cello Sonata No. 2 in G minor, Op. 5 No. 2 (1796)
    Christian Poltéra (cello), Jonathan Biss (piano)

  • Joe Duddell: Catch I , II and III (2009)
    Håkan Hardenberger (trumpet), Colin Currie (percussion)

  • Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 27 in E minor, Op. 90 (1814)
    Jonathan Biss (piano)

  • Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 30 in E major, Op. 109 (1820)
    Jonathan Biss (piano)

13.00 - 14.00 10. Lecture on the Art Exhibition

  • Gunnar Danbolt (in Norwegian)

14.30 - 15.40 11. Concert in The Great Hall

  • Beethoven: String Quartet No. 3 in D major, Op. 18 No. 3 (1798 - 1800)
    Quatuor Ébène

  • Beethoven: Septet in E-flat major, Op. 20 (1799 - 1800)
    Guro Kleven Hagen (violin), Henninge Landaas (viola), Jakob Koranyi (cello), Karol Ciesluk (double bass), Björn Nyman (clarinet), Per Hannisdal (bassoon), Ragnhild Lothe (horn)

16.45 - 17.15 12. Pre-concert lecture

  • Concert introduction by Erling Sandmo (in Norwegian)

17.30 - 19.30 13. Concert in Kvinnherad Church

  • Toru Takemitsu: Paths (in memoriam Witold Lutosławski) (1994)
    Håkan Hardenberger (trumpet)

  • Beethoven: Große Fuge Op. 134 for piano four hands (1825)
    Víkingur Ólafsson (piano), Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)

  • J. S. Bach transc. György Kurtág: 3 Chorale Preludes
    Víkingur Ólafsson (piano), Jonathan Biss (piano)

  • Hindemith: Trumpet Sonata (1939)
    Håkan Hardenberger (trumpet), Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)

  • INTERVAL

  • Beethoven: String Quartet No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 131 (1826)
    Quatuor Ébène

22.00 - 23.20 14. Concert in The Great Hall

  • J. S. Bach arr. for mandolin by Avi Avital: Chaconne from Partita No 2. BWV 1004 (1717 - 1720)
    Avi Avital (mandolin)

  • Beethoven: Fantasia in G minor, Op. 77 (1809)
    Víkingur Ólafsson (piano)

  • Rolf Wallin: Realismos Magicos (2014)
    Colin Currie (percussion)

  • Vivaldi arr. Avital: Concerto for lute in D major, RV. 93 (1730 - 1731)
    Avi Avital (mandolin), Guro Kleven Hagen (violin), N.N. (violin), Henninge Landaas (viola), Jakob Koranyi (cello), Karol Ciesluk (double bass), Kristian Bezuidenhout (harpsichord)

  • Lene Grenager: Extract from Mixed Handedness for solo cello (2017)
    Lene Grenager (cello)

  • Beethoven: Folksongs
    Christiane Karg (soprano), Guro Kleven Hagen (violin), Jakob Koranyi (cello), Jonathan Biss (piano)