Programme 2013

Saturday, 29 June

9:15 pm Opening Concert

Castle of the Knights of Malta, Magione

Angela Hewitt, piano

Schubert: Valses Nobles, Op. 77
Beethoven: Sonata in A-flat major, Op. 110
Ravel: Valses Nobles et Sentimentales
Liszt: Sonata in B minor

Borgo dei Conti Resort
Strada Montepetriolo, 26
06070 Monte Petriolo (PG)
Tel + 39 075 600 338

Sunday, 30 June

6:30 pm Beethoven in Gubbio

Chiesa di San Domenico, Gubbio

Orchestra della Toscana
Hannu Lintu, conductor
Angela Hewitt, piano

Beethoven: Egmont Overture
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat major
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor

Monday, 1 July

5:00 pm Centenary of Benjamin Britten

Aula Magna, Facoltà di Agraria, Perugia

Michael Berkeley, composer
Eric Friesen, interviewer

To mark the centenary of British composer Benjamin Britten, composer Michael Berkeley, his godson, will speak about Britten's life and music in the company of interviewer Eric Friesen from Canada.

8:30 pm Concert in Perugia

Basilica di San Pietro, Perugia

Orchestra della Toscana
Hannu Lintu, conductor
Barbara Hannigan, soprano
Angela Hewitt, piano
Chloë Hanslip, violin

Britten: Les Illuminations
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 22 in E-flat major, K.482
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D major

Cloister of the Basilica of San Pietro
Via Borgo XX Giugno
06100 Perugia

Tuesday, 2 July

9:15 pm Quartet for the End of Time

Castle of the Knights of Malta, Magione

Chloë Hanslip, violin
Mark Simpson, clarinet
Oliver Coates, cello
Angela Hewitt, piano

Bach: Sonata for violin and piano in B minor, BWV 1014
Beethoven: Sonata for violin and piano No. 8 in G major, Op. 30 No. 3
Messiaen: Quartet for the End of Time

Wednesday, 3 July

9:15 pm Words and Music with Julian Barnes

Castle of the Knights of Malta, Magione

Julian Barnes, author
Angela Hewitt, piano
and other Festival artists

An evening of words and music presented by Booker Prizewinning author Julian Barnes. Angela Hewitt and other festival artists will perform alongside readings from his own works and those of others on musical themes. There will also be a world premiere of three Cabaret Songs by British composer Michael Berkeley, set to new poems by Ian McEwan.

Thursday, 4 July

9:15 pm Mozart's Clarinet Quintet

Castle of the Knights of Malta, Magione

Mandelring Quartet
Mark Simpson, clarinet

Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A major, K.581
Mendelssohn: String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 13
Debussy: String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10

Please note change of artists.

Friday, 5 July

9:15 pm Bach's Art of Fugue

Castle of the Knights of Malta, Magione

Angela Hewitt, piano

A performance of the complete Art of Fugue by Johann Sebastian Bach. This will be the first time that Angela Hewitt performs the work in its entirety in one evening.


Villa Schnabl
Monte del Lago
06063 Magione (PG)

Friday, 28 June

9:00 pm Pre-festival concert!

Teatro Mengoni, Magione

Kerson Leong, violin
Scipione Sangiovanni, piano
Aristo Sham, piano

A free concert open to all showcasing talented musicians from Italy, Canada, and Hong Kong.
To reserve a seat, please call: 075 843859