November 2012 program listings for the Deutsche Welle Festival

November 2012 program listings for the Deutsche Welle Festival

Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m.

Ruhr Piano Festival

The Ruhr Piano Festival is considered by some to be the most important worldwide. Some sixty to seventy concerts and recitals can be experienced every year between May and July. This truly unique event attracts famous and renowned masters from many nations across the globe.  We'll hear from the festival this month.

11/6      Hasse: Son qual nave ch’agitata from Artaserse, Sinfonia to the opera Cleofide Broschi: Ombra fedele anch’io from Idaspe J. C. Bach: Symphony in g Giacomelli: Giá presso al termine from Adriano in Siria, Passagier che incerto from Adriano in Siria Porpora: Si pietoso il tuo labbro from Semiramide riconosciuta Leo: Che legge spietata from Catone in Utica Vinci: Cervo al bosco from Medo (Ann Hallenberg, ms; Les Talens Lyriques; Christophe Rousset, cond)

11/13    Piano Festival of The Ruhr  Ravel: Sonatina, Jeaux d’eau Debussy: Children’s Corner Suite de Falla: Fantasia Baetica Bartók: Piano Sonata Ginastera: 3rd  Argentinean Dance, Danza del Gaucho Matrero (Juan Pérez Floristán, p)

11/20    St. Thomas Choir Anniversary Concert J.S. Bach: Sing to the Lord a New Song, Jesus, My Joy Stravinsky: Violin Concerto Ginastera: Variaciones concertantes de Falla: Suites 1 and 2 from The Three-Cornered Hat  (Julian Rachlin, v; Choir of St. Thomas’ Church; Gewandhausorchester Leipzig; Georg Christoph Biller and Josep Pons, conds)

11/27    Dso In Latin America R. Strauss: Don Juan Mahler: Symphony No. 5 (Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin; Vladimir Ashkenazy, cond)