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concert A day with the Pianists of Verbier II: Verbier Festival Essentials Verbier Festival 2007-2020

Verbier Festival 2007-2020

A day with the Pianists of Verbier II: Verbier Festival Essentials Verbier Festival 2007-2020

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Generously supported by Madame Aline Foriel-Destezet

Since its inaugural celebration in 1994, each edition of the Verbier Festival has been characterized by the presence of pianists of the highest caliber—the distinguished alpine festival spotlights instrumentalists, vocalists, and ensembles of all kinds, but boasts enough luminaries to rival any piano festival in the world. Today, a who’s-who of Verbier Festival pianists, all among the most awe-inspiring names in the business, come together for this one-of-a-kind event specially curated for piano lovers like you.

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Program

  • Richard Strauss, Burleske for piano and orchestra in D minor
    • 1. Allegro vivace
    • 2. Tranquillo
    • 3. A tempo - Sostenuto
    • 4. Quasi cadenza
  • Robert Schumann, Piano Quintet in E-flat Major, Op. 44
    • 1. Allegro brillante
  • Robert Schumann, Kinderszenen (Scenes from Childhood), Op. 15
    • 1. Of Foreign Lands and Peoples
    • 2. A Curious Story
    • 3. Blind Man's Bluff
    • 4. Pleading Child
    • 5. Happy Enough
    • 6. An Important Event
    • 7. Dreaming
    • 8. At the Fireside
    • 9. Knight of the Hobbyhorse
    • 10. Almost Too Serious
    • 11. Frightening
    • 12. Child Falling Asleep
    • 13. The Poet Speaks
  • Franz Schubert, Winterreise, D. 911
    • 1. Gute Nacht (Good Night)
    • 2. Die Wetterfahne (The Weathervane)
    • 3. Gefror'ne Tränen (Frozen Tears)
    • 4. Erstarrung (Feeling Numb)
  • Johannes Brahms, Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 83
    • 1. Allegro non troppo
    • 3. Andante
    • 4. Allegretto grazioso
  • Ludwig van Beethoven, Piano Sonata No. 31 in A-flat Major, Op. 110
    • 1. Moderato cantabile molto espressivo
    • 2. Allegro molto
    • 3. Adagio ma non troppo
    • 4. Fuga
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-flat Major, K. 271 "Jenamy" (a.k.a "Jeunehomme")
    • 2. Andantino
    • 3. Rondo
  • Frederic Chopin, Ballade No. 4 in F Minor, Op. 52
  • Sergei Rachmaninov, Preludes, Op. 32
    • No. 5 in G Major, Moderato
    • No. 5 in G Major, Moderato
  • Frederic Chopin, Études, Op. 10
    • No. 8 in F Major
  • Ludwig van Beethoven, Fantasy for Piano, Choir and Orchestra in C minor, Op. 80, "Choral Fantasy"
    • 1. Fantasia. Adagio
    • 2. Finale
    • 3. Allegretto, ma non troppo – Presto
  • Maurice Ravel, Piano Concerto in G Major
    • 1. Allegramente
    • 2. Adagio assai
    • 3. Presto
  • Frederic Chopin / Dmitry Sitkovetsky, 24 Preludes, Op. 28
    • Prelude No. 1 in C major (piano)
    • Prelude No. 2 in A minor (transcription for viola and piano)
    • Prelude No. 3 in G major (transcription for violin and piano)
    • Prelude No. 4 in E minor (transcription for clarinet and piano)
    • Prelude No. 5 in D minor (piano)
    • Prelude No. 6 in B minor (transcription for cello and piano)
    • Prelude No. 7 in A major (piano)
    • Prelude No. 8 in F sharp minor (transcription for viola and piano)
    • Prelude No. 9 in E major (transcription for viola and piano)
    • Prelude No. 10 in C sharp minor (piano)
    • Prelude No. 11 in B major (transcription for violin and piano)
    • Prelude No. 12 in G sharp minor (piano)
    • Prelude No. 13 in F sharp major (piano)
    • Prelude No. 14 in E flat minor - piano
    • Prelude No. 15 in D flat major (transcription for string quartet and double bass)
    • Prelude No. 16 in B flat minor (piano)
    • Prelude No. 17 in A flat major (transcription fo violin and piano)
    • Prelude No. 18 in F minor (piano)
    • Prelude No. 19 in E flat major (transcription for violin and piano)
    • Prelude No. 20 in C minor (piano)
    • Prelude No. 21 in B flat major (transcription for violon and piano)
    • Prelude No. 22 in G minor - piano
    • Prelude No. 23 in F major (transcription for cello and piano)
    • Prelude No. 24 in D minor (piano)
  • Ludwig van Beethoven, Piano Sonata No. 2 in A Major, Op. 2 No. 2
    • 1. Allegro vivace
    • 2. Largo appassionato
  • Ludwig van Beethoven, Piano Sonata No. 15 in D Major, Op. 28, "Pastorale"
    • 1. Allegro

Details

  • Directed by:
    • Isabelle Soulard
    • Anaïs Spiro
    • Pierre-Martin Juban
    • Christian Leblé
    • François-René Martin
    • Louise Narboni
    • Myriam Hoyer
  • Broadcast date: July 31, 2020, 8 p.m.
  • Production date: 2020
  • Replay available until: August 31, 2020
  • Duration: 5 h 24 min
  • Production: © medici.tv in cooperation with Idéale Audience
  • Available version(s): EN
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