2017 Concert dates, venues and programs

subject to changes (please check occasionally back for updates)

Thursday, August 10

Faculty Recital, Cultural Center Larei, Vianden – 19:30

Saturday, August 12

Student concert, Vianden Castle – 19:30

Sunday, August 13

Student concert, Trinity Church, Vianden – 20:00

Tuesday, August 15

Faculty recital, Vianden Castle – 19:30

Wednesday, August 16

Student concert, Eifel-Gymnasium, Neuerburg – 11:00

Student concert, Cultural Center Larei, Vianden – 19:30

Thursday, August 17

Student concert, Vianden Castle– 19:30

Friday, August 18

Student concert, Cultural Center Larei, Vianden – 19:30

Saturday, August 19

An Evening of Operetta and Salon  music, Ancien cinéma, Vianden – 20:30

Sunday, August 20

Promenade concerts, Vianden Castle various locations  – 15:00, 15:45, 16:30, 18:30

 

Vianden International Music Festival 2017

 Faculty Recital

Larei Cultural Center

19:30 Thursday August 10, 2017

 

Acht Stücke, Op. 83                                                                             Max Bruch (1838-1920)

            Rumänische Melodie

Allegro con moto

Allegro agitato

Véronique Mathieu, violin   Jeehyoun Lee, cello   Naoko Takao, piano

Rhapsody for bassoon                                                           Willson Osborne (1906-1979)

Francine Peterson, bassoon

Violin Sonata Op. 31, #1                                                         Paul Hindemith (1895-1963)

            Sehr lebhafte Achtel

Sehr langsame Viertel

Sehr lebhafte Viertel

Intermezzo, Lied

Prestissimo

James Buswell, violin

El Salón México                                                                           Aaron Copland (1900-1990)

 Arranged by Leonard Bernstein 

 Anthony Padilla, piano

Intermission

Divertissement for oboe, clarinet, and bassoon                        Jean Françaix (1912-1997)

            Prélude

Allegretto assai

Élégie

Scherzo

  Eric Ohlsson, oboe   Shawn Copeland, clarinet   Javier Rodriguez, bassoon

 

Inverno porteño                                                                                     Piazzolla (1921-1992)

Yu Jeong Lee, violin  Jeehyoun Lee, cello      Phillip Bush, piano

 

Five pieces for 2 violins and piano                                 Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975)

Prelude                                                                             Arranged Levon Anyovmyan

Gavotte

Elegy

Waltz

Polka

James Buswell and Véronique Mathieu, violin

Semyon Rozin, piano

Vianden International Music Festival 2017

Vianden Castle

Saturday August 12, 2017

 

18:00

Les Amis du Chateau Vianden

Reception

Sonata in d minor, K. 141                                                Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)

 Xi (Zoey) Lin, piano

Terzetto, op. 74                                                                                         Dvorák (1841-1904)

Scherzo

Young Ye Roh and Ji Hoon Haam, violins

Yen-Fang Chen, viola *

Otoño porteño                                                                                         Piazzolla (1921-1992)

Antonio Urrutia, oboe          Kelly Cunningham, bassoon      Joana Gonzalez, piano

 

19:30

Student Recital

 Norwegian Dances, Op. 35                                                                        Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)

            Allegretto tranquillo e grazioso

Allegro molto

Yipeng Liu and Weizhu Chen, piano 4-hands

Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano                                         Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)

            Andante

Presto

Lisa Read, oboe   Jonathan Madrid, bassoon   Hye Jee Jang, piano

Silhouettes: Suite for piano 4-hands, Op. 23                        Anton Arensky (1861-1906)

            Le rêveur

La danseuse

Nick Attkiss and Noah Chen, piano 4-hands

 Piano quintet in E-Flat Major, Op. 44                               Robert Schumann (1810-1856)

            In modo d’una marcia

Finale

Huiyun Liang, piano   Ji Seok Kim and Hee Soo Bok, violins

Chiu Lok Li, viola *   Lindsey Cheng, cello

* Vianden Festival Guest Artist

 

Vianden International Music Festival 2017

Student Recital

Trinity Church

20:00 Sunday August 13, 2017

 

Improvisation for Organ                                                                                           Paul Kayser

 Paul Kayser, organ *

Chamber Concerto in D Major, RV 93                                   Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)

            Allegro – Largo – Allegro

 Adi-Alice Petre, harp *

Alicia Ingalls and Henry Ayanna, violins

Yooju Sohn, cello

Paul Kayser, organ *

Sonata #6 in C minor, ZWV 181                                            Jan Dismas Zelenka (1679-1745)

Adagio – Allegro

Antonio Urrutia and Lisa Read, oboes Madeline Scott, bassoon

Paul Kayser, organ *

Ave verum                                                                                  Charles Gounod (1818-1893)

 Tory Wood, soprano   Christy Chang, violin

Adi-Alice Petre, harp *   Paul Kayser, organ *

Quintet for winds, Op. 79                                                   August  Klughardt (1847-1902)

            Allegro vivace

John Lopez, flute   Elizabeth Phillips, oboe   Natividad Aguayo, clarinet

Xin Chen, horn   Kelly Cunningham, bassoon

Romance, Op. 26                                                                      Johan Svendsen (1840-1911)

Angela Inseo Choi, violin

Vianden Festival Orchestra

Semyon Rozin, conductor +

 

Intermission

Quintet in B-flat Major, Op. 87                                           Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

Allegro vivace

Young Ye Roh and Trevor Jensen, violins

Yen-Fang Chen and Chiu Lok Li, violas *

Lindsey Cheng, cello

 

Andante religioso                                                                     Henriette Renié (1875-1956)

Hee Soo Bok, violin and Adi-Alice Petre, harp *

 

Hymne à Sainte Cécile                                                             Charles Gounod (1818-1893)

Allen Zhang, violin

Jeannine Dennis + and John Lopez, flutes

Alexandria Bocco, oboe

Riley Braase and Natividad Aguayo, clarinets

Kipras Mažeika and Abigail Heyrich, bassoons

Ning Zhou and Xin Chen, horns

Adi-Alice Petre, harp *

Lindsey Cheng, cello

 

Ave Maria                                                                                     Charles Dancla (1817-1907)

 Tory Wood, soprano Ji Seok Kim, violin

Jeannine Dennis + and John Lopez, flutes

Natividad Aguayo and Riley Braase, clarinets

Madeline Scott and Emily Allis, bassoons

Ning Zhou and Xin Chen, horns

Hee Soo Bok and Caroline Beazley, violin 1

Angela Inseo Choi and Henry Ayanna, violin 2

Yen-Fang Chen and Chiu Lok Li, violas *

Jeehyoun Lee, Lindsey Cheng and Yooju Sohn, cello

 

Introduction et Allegro                                                              Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)

 Adi-Alice Petre, harp *

Jeannine Dennis, flute +   Riley Braase, clarinet

Ji Hoon Haam and Christina Sooyoung Moon, violins

Yen-Fang Chen, viola *   Jeehyoun Lee, cello +

 

+ Vianden Festival Faculty

* Vianden Festival Guest Artist

        Vianden International Music Festival 2017

 Faculty Recital

Vianden Castle

Tuesday August 15, 2017

 

Suite for two violins and piano, Op. 71                           Moritz Moszkowski (1854-1925)

            Allegro energico

Allegro moderato

Lento assai

Molto vivace

James Buswell and Yu Jeong Lee, violins

Phillip Bush, piano

Andante Spianato & Grande Polonaise Brillante, Op. 22 Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849)

Anthony Padilla, piano

Quartetto                                                                             Amilcare Ponchielli (1834-1886)

Jeannine Dennis, flute   Eric Ohlsson, oboe

Shawn Copeland and Riley Braase, clarinets

Semyon Rozin, piano

 

Intermission

 Wood and Wind (2013)                                                                       Carlos Velez (b. 1980)

Willow’s Litany

Maelstrom

Shawn Copeland, clarinet and Javier Rodriguez, bassoon

Etude Op.1, No.2 in C# minor                                          Alexander Scriabin (1872-1915)

Toccata from Le Tombeau de Couperin                                   Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)

Yoshie Akimoto, piano

Trio for Horn, Violin, and Piano                                                             Eric Ewazen (b. 1954)

Andante teneramente

Scherzo – Allegro vivace

Andante grazioso

Maestoso

Ning Zhou, horn   Véronique Mathieu, violin   Yun-Ling Hsu, piano

 

 Vianden International Music Festival 2017

 Student Recital

Eifel-Gymnasium

Neuerburg, Germany

11:00 Wednesday August 16, 2017

 

Overture to Candide                                                          Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)

                                                                                                     arranged by Charlie Harmon

 Christine Chong and Danielle Buckles, piano 4-hands

Miniatures for Piano Trio                                                               Frank Bridge (1879-1941)

Hornpipe

Saltarello

Noah Chen, piano   Caroline Beazley, violin   Lindsey Cheng, cello

Trio for piano, oboe and bassoon                                                      André Previn (b. 1929)

Jaunty

Danielle Buckles, piano    Elizabeth Phillips, oboe    Kipras Mažeika, bassoon

Burlesque, Op. 9                                                                Friedrich Hermann (1828-1907)

Ji Seok Kim, Allen Zhang, Angela Inseo Choi, violins

Primavera porteña                                                                                Piazzolla (1921-1992)

Lisa Read, oboe         Kipras Mažeika, bassoon   Noah Chen, piano

Cuban Overture                                                                     George Gershwin (1898-1937)

 Joana Gonzalez and Joseph L.  Arkfeld, piano 4-hands

 

Vianden International Music Festival 2017

 Student Recital

Larei Cultural Center

19:30 Wednesday August 16, 2017

 

Divertimento in B-flat Major, K. 240                                        W. A. Mozart (1756-1791)

            Andante grazioso

Menuetto

Allegro

Kian Hirayama, oboe Harrison Storm, bassoon Daria Park, piano

 Serenade #1 in G Major, Op. 56                                          Christian Sinding (1856-1941)

  1. IV. Andante
  2. Finale – Allegro

Henry Ayanna and Christy Chang, violins

Avery Duer, piano

Schilflieder, Op. 28                                                                August Klughardt (1847-1902)

            Zart, in ruhiger Bewegung

Alexandria Bocco, oboe   Chiu Lok Li, viola *   Christine Chong, piano

Sarcasms, Op. 17                                                                     Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)

            Tempestuoso

Allegro rubato

Allegro precipitato

 Xi (Zoey) Lin, piano

Intermission

 Sarabande et Menuet, Op. 72                                                     Vincent D’Indy (1851-1931)

 John Lopez, flute   Samantha Halem, oboe   Natividad Aguayo, clarinet

Xin Chen, horn Emily Allis, bassoon, Yipeng Liu, piano

Petite Suite                                                                                Claude Debussy (1862-1918)

            Menuet

Ballet

Noah Chen and Avery Duer, piano 4-hands

Trio in b minor, Op. 2                                                                         Max Reger (1873-1916)

            Allegro appassionato ma non troppo

Hye Jee Jang, piano   Christina Sooyoung Moon, violin   Chiu Lok Li, viola *

Four sketches                                                                                             Peter Hope (b. 1930)

            Prelude

Dance

Lisa Read, oboe   Jonathan Madrid, bassoon   Daria Park, piano

* Vianden Festival Guest Artist

 

Vianden International Music Festival 2017

Student Recital

Vianden Castle

19:30 Thursday August 17, 2017

 

Selections from Royal Fireworks                             Georg Friedrich Händel (1685-1759)

            Bourrée – La Paix – Le Réjouissance

Vianden Festival Double Reeds

L´usignolo                                                                                        Cesare Ciardi (1818-1877)

 Tory Wood, soprano   John Lopez, flute   Joseph L. Arkfeld, piano

Partita for solo for bassoon                                                         Gordon Jacob (1895-1984)

 Kelly Cunningham, bassoon

 Dumka                                                                                           Rebecca Clarke (1886-1979)

 Trevor Jensen, violin   Yen-Fang Chen, viola *   Danielle Buckles, piano

Trio for piano, oboe and bassoon                                                      André Previn (b. 1929)

Jaunty

Danielle Buckles, piano    Elizabeth Phillips, oboe    Kipras Mažeika, bassoon

 

Intermission

Sonata for 2 violins and piano, Op. 15                                  Darius Milhaud (1892-1974)

            Trés vif

Hee Soo Bok and Young Ye Roh, violins

Nick Attkiss, piano

Quintet for piano and winds, Op. 8                                     Albéric Magnard (1865-1914)

Léger

Huiyun Liang, piano

Jeannine Dennis, flute +   Antonio Urrutia, oboe

Riley Braase, clarinet   Madeline Scott, bassoon

Piano Quintet in D Major, Op. 51                                             Anton Arensky (1861-1906)

            Scherzo

Finale: In modo antico

Joana Gonzalez, piano

Ji Hoon Haam and Allen Zhang, violins

Chiu Lok Li, viola * and Jeehyoun Lee, cello +

+ Vianden Festival Faculty

* Vianden Festival Guest Artist

 

Vianden International Music Festival 2017

 Student Recital

Larei Cultural Center

19:30 Friday August 18, 2017

 

Piano Trio in E Major, K. 542                                                                 Mozart (1756-1791)

            III. Allegro

Christine Chong, piano   Alicia Ingalls, violin   Yooju Sohn, cello

Terzetto, op. 22                                                                     Theophilé Lalliet (1837-1892)

Introduzione

Rondo: Allegretto Moderato

Alexandria Bocco, oboe Harrison Storm, bassoon   Weizhu Chen, piano

Scherzo tarantella, Op. 16                                                 Henri Wieniawski (1835-1880)

 Allen Zhang, violin and Huiyun Liang, piano

Gesänge, op. 154, for soprano, violin and piano                    Louis Spohr (1784-1859)

Abend-Feier

Töne

Erlkönig

Tory Wood, soprano   Ji Seok Kim, violin   Joseph L. Arkfeld, piano

Suite Op. 11 for piano 4-hands                                     Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943)

            Romance

Slava

Xi (Zoey) Lin and Daria Park, piano 4-hands

 

Intermission

Deux pièces en forme canonique                                                  Théodore Dubois (1837-1924)

            Adagio molto espressivo

Allegretto grazioso

Samantha Halem, oboe   Emily Allis, bassoon   Nathan Arch, piano *

Miniatures for Piano Trio                                                                Frank Bridge (1879-1941)

            Valse Russe

Hornpipe

Saltarello

Noah Chen, piano   Caroline Beazley, violin   Lindsey Cheng, cello

Three Preludes for clarinet and piano                             George Gershwin (1898-1937)

Riley Braase, clarinet and Nathan Arch, piano *

Silhouettes, Op. 43                                                                                Paul Juon (1872-1940)

            Mélancolie

Danse grotesque

Christina Sooyoung Moon and Ji Hoon Haam, violins

Yipeng Liu, piano

* Vianden Festival Guest Artist

 

Vianden International Music Festival 2017

Student Recital

An Evening of Operetta and Salon Music

Ancien Cinéma

20:30 Saturday August 19, 2017

 

Overture to Candide                                                          Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)

                                                                                                      arranged by Charlie Harmon

 Christine Chong and Danielle Buckles, piano 4-hands

Tarantelle, op. 6                                                                                Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)

John Lopez, flute   Natividad Aguayo, clarinet   Weizhu Chen, piano

Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano                                       Madeleine Dring (1923-1977)

            Allegro con brio

Kian Hirayama, oboe   Abigail Heyrich, bassoon   Avery Duer, piano

 

“Ein Märchenglück – ein Sommertraum”                                  Walter Kollo (1878-1940)

from Drei alte Schachteln

 Tory Wood, soprano and Joseph L. Arkfeld, piano

Primavera porteña                                                                                Piazzolla (1921-1992)

Lisa Read, oboe         Kipras Mažeika, bassoon   Noah Chen, piano

Burlesque, Op. 9                                                                 Friedrich Hermann (1828-1907)

Ji Seok Kim, Allen Zhang, Angela Inseo Choi, violins

 

Intermission

Cuban Overture                                                                     George Gershwin (1898-1937)

 Joana Gonzalez and Joseph L. Arkfeld, piano 4-hands

 

“Juble, mein Herz!”                                                                             Rudolf Kattnigg (1895-1955)

from the Operetta Der Prinz von Thule

Tory Wood, soprano and Joseph L. Arkfeld, piano

Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano                                                      Bill Douglas (b. 1944)

            Rondo con brio

Elizabeth Phillips, oboe   Kelly Cunningham, bassoon Nick Attkiss, piano

 Kaiser Walzer                                                                       Johann Strauss, Jr. (1825-1899)          

                                                                                                arranged by Arnold Schoenberg

Jeannine Dennis, flute + Riley Braase, clarinet

Young Ye Roh and Trevor Jensen, violins

Yen-Fang Chen, viola *   Jeehyoun Lee, cello +

Joana Gonzalez, piano

 + Vianden Festival Faculty

* Vianden Festival Guest Artist

 

Vianden International Music Festival 2017

 Final Student Recitals

Vianden Castle

Sunday August 20, 2016

 Rittersaal

15:00

Music for horns      

 Vianden Festival Horns

Xin Chen, Li Chenxi, Yingxin Su, Ning Zhou +

Music for Bassoon ensemble 

Vianden Festival bassoons

 

Suite d’après Corrette, Op. 161                                              Darius Milhaud (1892-1974)

            Entrée et Rondeau

Tambourin

Musette

Serenade

Fanfare

Rondeau

Menuets

Le Coucou

 Kian Hirayama, oboe Natividad Aguayo, clarinet Abigail Heyrich, bassoon

 

Capella

15:45

 

Sonata for 2 violins in A Major, Op 3, #2                         Jean-Marie Leclair (1697-1764)

            Allegro – Sarabanda – Largo – Allegro

Angela Inseo Choi and Alicia Ingalls, violins

Miniatures, Op 75a                                                                    Antonin Dvorák (1841-1904)

Cavatina

Cappricio

Christina Sooyoung Moon and Caroline Beazley, violins

Chiu Lok Li, viola *

Quartet for strings in c minor, Op. 18 #4                Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Andante scherzoso quasi allegretto

Trevor Jensen and Christy Chang, violins

Yen-Fang Chen, viola *

Lindsey Cheng, cello

 

Vic Abens Saal

16:30

 

Lebensstürme for piano 4-hands in a minor, D.  947                    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)

Huiyun Liang and Hye Jee Jang, piano 4-hands

Concerto for violin and orchestra                                         Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)

            Toccata

Ji Seok Kim, violin and Hye Jee Jang, piano

Caprice on Russian and Danish Airs, Op. 79                                Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)

John Lopez, flute   Antonio Urrutia, oboe   Riley Brasse, clarinet   Xi (Zoey) Lin, piano

 Crisantemi                                                                                  Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924)

Rumanian Folk Dances                                                                  Béla Bartók (1881-1945)

                                                                                             arranged by Arthur Willner

Bot tánc (Stick Dance)

Brâul (Sash Dance)

Topogó (In One Spot)

Bucsumí tánc (Dance from Bucsum)

Román polka (Romanian Polka)

Aprózó (Fast Dance)

 

Vianden Festival Strings

+ Vianden Festival Faculty

* Vianden Festival Guest Artist

 

Taverna

An Evening of Operetta and Salon Music

 18:30

 Overture to Candide                                                          Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)

                                                                                                      arranged by Charlie Harmon

 Christine Chong and Danielle Buckles, piano 4-hands

 

Tarantelle, op. 6                                                                                Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)

John Lopez, flute   Natividad Aguayo, clarinet   Weizhu Chen, piano

Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano                                       Madeleine Dring (1923-1977)

            Allegro con brio

Kian Hirayama, oboe   Abigail Heyrich, bassoon   Avery Duer, piano

 

“Ein Märchenglück – ein Sommertraum”                                  Walter Kollo (1878-1940)

from Drei alte Schachteln

 Tory Wood, soprano and Joseph L. Arkfeld, piano

 

Primavera porteña                                                                                Piazzolla (1921-1992)

 Lisa Read, oboe         Kipras Mažeika, bassoon   Noah Chen, piano

 

Burlesque, Op. 9                                                                 Friedrich Hermann (1828-1907)

 Ji Seok Kim, Allen Zhang, Angela Inseo Choi, violins

 

Intermission

 

Cuban Overture                                                                     George Gershwin (1898-1937)

 Joana Gonzalez and Joseph L. Arkfeld, piano 4-hands

 

“Juble, mein Herz!”                                                                             Rudolf Kattnigg (1895-1955)

from the Operetta Der Prinz von Thule

Tory Wood, soprano and Joseph L. Arkfeld, piano

 

Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano                                                      Bill Douglas (b. 1944)

            Rondo con brio

Elizabeth Phillips, oboe   Kelly Cunningham, bassoon Nick Attkiss, piano

 

Kaiser Walzer                                                                       Johann Strauss, Jr. (1825-1899)          

                                                                                                arranged by Arnold Schoenberg

 Jeannine Dennis, flute + Riley Braase, clarinet

Young Ye Roh and Trevor Jensen, violins

Yen-Fang Chen, viola *   Jeehyoun Lee, cello +

Joana Gonzales, piano

+ Vianden Festival Faculty

* Vianden Festival Guest Artist