Mizmorim Festival Concerts, Day 1: Klezmer Suite & Youth

    Event Details

    Thursday, January 21, 2021
    6:30PM – 9:30PM
    Gare du Nord
    Schwarzwaldallee 200
    Basel, Switzerland

    Event Info

    The opening concert of the 7th Mizmorim Festival in Basel, Switzerland

    Concert #1: Klezmer Suite, 18:30

    Menachem Wiesenberg (* 1950)
    Klezmer Suite for Clarinet, Viola, Double Bass and Piano 
    (Premiere of the arrangement)

    Viktor Ullmann (1898–1944)
    Drei jiddische Lieder op. 53 for Mezzosoprano and Piano

    Pavel Haas (1899–1944)
    Wind Quintet op. 10

    Antonín Dvořák (1841–1904)
    Cypřiše (Zypressen) B.152 for two Violins, Viola and Violoncello

    Gringolts Quartett:
    Ilya Gringolts, Violin
    Anahit Kurtikyan, Violin
    Silvia Simionescu, Viola
    Claudius Herrmann, Violoncello
    Chen Halevi, Clarinet
    Michaela Zajmi, Mezzosoprano
    Matvey Demin, Flute
    Nick Shay Deutsch, Oboe
    Jure Robek, Clarinet
    Denis Dafflon, Horn
    Gilbert Audin, Bassoon
    Zoran Marković, Double Bass
    Noam Greenberg, Piano

    Concert #2: Youth, 20:30

    Erwin Schulhoff (1894–1942)
    Concertino for Flute, Viola and Double bass (1925)

    Petr Eben (1929–2007)
    Šestero písní milostných (Sechs Minnelieder) for Mezzosoprano und Piano (1951)
    (Swiss Premiere)

    Leoš Janáček (1854–1928)
    Mládí (Youth) for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon and Bass clarinet (1924)

    Michaela Zajmi, Mezzosoprano
    Matvey Demin, Flute
    Nick Shay Deutsch, Oboe
    Chen Halevi, Clarinet
    Denis Dafflon, Horn
    Gilbert Audin, Bassoon
    Jure Robek, Bass clarinet
    Silvia Simionescu, Viola
    Zoran Marković, Double bass
    Kryštof Mařatka, Piano


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