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Jun 26, 2015

Sounds of Serendipity

A concert curated by NY-based conductor and composer Peter Breiner featuring new emerging composers and musicians.

Symbolic hand-over of the Slovak Presidency of Visegrad Group* to the Czech Republic, with music by composers from V4 countries, performed by musicians from V4 countries.

Antonín Dvořák                                   Romance for Violin and Piano   
                                                               Sheng-Ching Hsu, violin
                                                               Malgorzata Goroszewska, piano              

 Ernst Křenek                                      Sonatina for Oboe                                                                      
                                                                Scott Bartucca, oboe

Witold Lutoslawski                             Five Songs
                                                                Nina Berman, soprano
                                                                Oliver Markson, piano

Witold Lutoslawski                             Subito for Violin and Piano
                                                                Sheng-Ching Hsu, violin
                                                                Malgorzata Goroszewska, piano

Witold Lutoslawski                             Variations of Paganini's theme for two pianos                                                                                                           Chistopher Vazan, piano 1    
Chistopher Vazan & Sasha Santiago, piano 2


Thomas Schuttenhelm                      Septunes 
                                                                Duo Radix

                                                                Emilio Guarino, double bass
                                                                Dan Merriman, double bass

 Johannes Brahms                               Hungarian Dances No. 1 & 2     
(arr. Joseph Joachim)                         
Filip Pogady, violin
                                                                 Matthew Graybil, piano

Bobby Timmons                                    Moanin'                                                                                                   
(arr. Peter Breiner)

Astor Piazzolla                                       Tango Etudes No 3, 4 & 6                                                     
(arr. Peter Breiner)                                
Amy Glover, clarinet & bass clarinet
                                                                   Filip Pogady, violin
                                                                   DeLaney Harter, violin
                                                                   Peter Kiral, viola
                                                                   Marta Bagratuni, cello


More info at www.soofser.com

In collaboration with the Consulate General of Slovakia.

*The Visegrad Group or Visegrad Four or simply V4 is a regional group that reflects the efforts of four countries to work together in a number of fields of common interest. The Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia have been part of Central Europe sharing cultural and intellectual values and common roots, which they wish to preserve and further strengthen.



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Jun 26, 2015


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