Zubin Mehta leads the Israel Philharmonic in another program of Webern’s music on Aug
Rudolf Baumgartner conducts the Festival Strings Lucerne in the world premiere of B. Trumpy’s composition for recorder and cello on Aug. 18. 26 a new work by Filippo del Corno shares a program with Berio’s latest string quartet, « Notturno for Ensemble, » and « Five Movements for String Quartet » by Webern, who was accidentally killed 50 years ago by an American soldier. 23.
Three piano quintets are contrasted in a concert on Aug. 27: Bartok’s Piano Quintet (1904, revised in 1920), Webern’s Piano Quintet (1907) and Brahms’s Piano Quintet, op. 34 (1865).$
Barbara Bonney, soprano, and Jennifer Larmore, mezzo-soprano, sing Mahler’s « Rukertlieder » on May 1 with the Vienna Philharmonic under Riccardo Muti, and concert performances of « Friedenstag, » a one-act opera by Richard Strauss, and Prokofiev’s « War and Peace » are scheduled on May 29 and June 13, respectively.
Other highlights: Arvo Part’s « Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten, » Haydn’s « Trauersymphonie » No. 44 and Stabat Mater, Brahms’s « Haydn Variations, » Bruckner’s Third Symphony, Shlomo Mintz performing Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto, and free BHM dating sites a cello recital by Janos Starker.Lire la suite