Programme 2012

Saturday, 30 June

9:15 pm Opening Concert

Castle of the Knights of Malta, Magione

Angela Hewitt, piano

Bach: Toccata in D major
Beethoven: Sonata in B-flat major, Op. 22
Bach: English Suite No. 2 in A minor
Beethoven: Sonata in A major, Op. 101

SOLD OUT!

Sunday, 1 July

6:30 pm Orchestra della Toscana

Chiesa di San Domenico, Gubbio

Orchestra della Toscana
Gérard Korsten, conductor
Angela Hewitt, piano

Rossini: Overture to The Italian Girl in Algiers
Mozart: Piano Concerto in C minor, K.491
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat major ("Emperor")

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF TIME!

Monday, 2 July

9:15 pm Bach Recital

Castle of the Knights of Malta, Magione

Pekka Kuusisto, violin
Angela Hewitt, piano

A Bach recital featuring two of the Sonatas for violin and piano (A major, G major), a solo violin Partita (E major), the French Suite No. 1, and extracts from The Art of Fugue.

SOLD OUT!

Tuesday, 3 July

9:15 pm Mendelssohn Octet

Castle of the Knights of Malta, Magione

Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo-soprano
Quartetto di Cremona
Australian String Quartet

Respighi: Il Tramonto (for mezzo-soprano and string quartet)
Tschaikovsky: Souvenir de Florence
Mendelssohn: Octet, Op. 20

Wednesday, 4 July

4:00 pm A meeting with Angela Hewitt

Hotel Brufani Palace, Perugia

Angela Hewitt, presenter

A meeting with Angela Hewitt who will present the film made by CBC Television of the 1985 Toronto International Bach Piano Competition in which she won First Prize.

This event is free and open to the general public. The film is in English.

We are very saddened by the death of author Barry Unsworth who was originally our guest for this event.

9:15 pm Australian String Quartet

Teatro Pavone, Perugia

Australian String Quartet
Angela Hewitt, piano

Haydn: String Quartet in B-flat major, Op. 76 No.4 "Sunrise"
Beethoven: String Quartet in D major, Op. 18 No.3
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat major, Op. 44

Thursday, 5 July

9:15 pm Liederabend

Castle of the Knights of Malta, Magione

Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo-soprano
Angela Hewitt, piano

An evening of songs by Nordic and French composers, given by one of the world's greatest mezzo-sopranos. Angela Hewitt will also play solo pieces by Sibelius and Fauré.

Friday, 6 July

9:15 pm Closing Recital

Castle of the Knights of Malta, Magione

Angela Hewitt, piano

Couperin: Pièces de Clavecin (extracts)
Brahms: Three Intermezzi, Op. 117
Bach: Three Transcriptions by Wilhelm Kempff
Fauré: Nocturnes Nos. 5 & 6
Debussy: Suite Bergamasque
Debussy: L’Isle Joyeuse