Lofoten Piano Festival

9. – 15. July 2018

Artistic director: Bertrand Chamayou.

Program

Monday July 9

Opening concert: Lofoten Kulturhus, Svolvær 20:00

Edvard Grieg: Wedding Day at Troldhaugen, op. 65, no.6 (1896)
Bertrand Chamayou, piano

  • Official opening of the festival by the Norwegian minister of culture, Trine Skei Grande

Mozart/Grieg: Piano sonata no. 16 in C-major, K.545 (1788)
(arranged for two pianos by Grieg in 1876)
Yulianna Avdeeva, piano
Francesco Piemontesi, piano

Ferruccio Busoni: Duettino concertante after Mozart
(piano concert no. 19, 3.movement K. 459) (1919)
Lise de la Salle, piano
Bertrand Chamayou, piano

Wolfgang A. Mozart: Concert aria: Chío mi scordi di te, K. 505 (1786)
Eir Inderhaug, soprano
Lise de la Salle, piano
Oslo Camerata
ledader: Arvid Engegård

Wolfgang A. Mozart: Divertimento in B flat major, K. 137 (1772)
Oslo Camerata
leader: Arvid Engegård

INTERMISSION

Ludvig van Beethoven: String Quartet no. 1 in F-major, op.18, no. 1, 1. movement
Engegard Quartet

Wagner/Debussy: Overture to «The flying Dutchman» (1843/1890)
Francesco Piemontesi, piano
Bertrand Chamayou, piano

Schönberg/Webern: Prelude and interludes from «Gurrelieder» (1910)
Francesco Piemontesi,piano
Ah Ruem Ahn, piano
Yulianna Avdeeva, piano
Bertrand Chamayou, piano

Camille Saint-Saëns: Symphony no. 3 «Organ Symphony», 4. movement,  arranged for two pianos/ 8 hands by the composer
Ah Ruem Ahn, piano
Bertrand Chamayou, piano
Lise de la Salle, piano
Yulianna Avdeeva, piano

Tuesday July 10

Buksnes Church, 19:00

Franz Schubert: 4 Impromptus D. 899 (1827)
1. Impromptu i c-major
2. Impromptu i Ess-major
3. Impromptu i Gess-major
4. Impromptu i Ass-major
Francesco Piemontesi, piano

INTERMISSION

Bela Bartok: String quartet no. 4 (1928)
Engegård String Quartet

Carl Nielsen: Little suite for strings, op. 1 (1888)
Oslo Camerata
Arvid Engegård, leader

Borge Church, 22:00

Gyorgy Ligeti: Volumina (1962)
Maximilian Schnaus, organ

Cæsar Franck: Preludium, fugue and variation
Maximilian Schnaus, organ
Bertrand Chamayou, piano

Johannes Brahms: 3 Intermezzi, op. 117 (1892) / 3 choral preludes from op. 122 (1896)
Op. 122/4 “Herzlicht tut mich erfreuen”, organ)
Op. 117/1 Andante moderato, piano
Op. 122/5  “Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele”, organ
Op. 117/2 Andante con moto, e con molto espressione, piano
Op. 122/10  “Herzlich tut mich verlangen”, organ
Op. 117/3 Andante con moto
Francesco Piemontesi, piano
Maximilian Schnaus, organ

Wednesday July 11

Lofoten Cathedral, Kabelvåg 19:00

Max Reger: Prelude and fugue from op. 129 (1915)
Maximilian Schnaus, organ

Max Reger: Variations and fugue on a theme by Mozart, op. 132a (1916)
Francesco Piemontesi, piano
Bertrand Chamayou, piano

INTERMISSION

Wolfgang A. Mozart: Piano Concerto no. 12 in A- major, K. 414 (1782)
Ah Ruem Ahn, piano
Oslo Camerata
Arvid Engegård, leader

Henningsvær Church, 22:00

Franz Liszt: From Années de Pèlerinage: Vallée d´Obermann (1855)

Ah Ruem Ahn, piano

Franz Schubert: Three songs:

1. Winterlied
2. Ständchen
3. Die Forelle
Eir Inderhaug, soprano
Lise de la Salle, piano

Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic dances op. 46 (1878)
1. C-major (Furiant)
2. e-minor (Dumka)
3. Ass-major (Polka)
4. F-major (Sousedska)
5. A-major (Skocna)
6. D-major (Sousedska)
7. c-minor (Skocna)
8. g-moll (Furiant)
Ah Ruem Ahn, piano
Lise de la Salle, piano
Yulianna Avdeeva, piano
Bertrand Chamayou, piano
Francesco Piemontesi, piano

Thursday July 12

Meieriet Kultursenter, Leknes 19:00

Frederic Chopin: Three Mazurkas, 59 (1844)
1. In A minor
2. In A flat major
3. In F sharp minor

Frederic Chopin: Piano sonata no. 3, op. 58 (1844)
Yulianna Avdeeva, piano

INTERMISSION

Robert Schumann: Frühlingsnacht
(1810-1856) Eir Inderhaug, soprano
Lise de la Salle, piano

Robert Schumann: Frühlingsnacht
(arranged by Liszt)
Lise de la Salle, piano

Robert Schumann: Widmung
Eir Inderhaug, sopran
Lise de la Salle, piano

Robert Schumann: Widmung
(arranged by Liszt)
Lise de la Salle, piano 

Felix Mendelssohn: Auf Flügeln des Gesanges
(1809-1847) Eir Inderhaug, soprano
Bertrand Chamayou, piano

Felix Mendelssohn: Auf Flügeln des Gesanges
(arranged by Liszt)
Bertrand Chamayou, piano

Franz  Schubert: Der Müller und der Bach
(1797-1828) Eir Inderhaug, sopran
Ah Ruem Ahn, piano

Franz Schubert: Der Müller und der Bach
(arranged by Liszt)
Ah Ruem Ahn, piano

Franz Schubert: Ave Maria
Eir Inderhaug, sopran
Ah Ruem Ahn, piano

Borge Church, 22:00

Joseph Haydn: String quartet in G major, op. 76, no 1 (1797)

1. Allegro con spirito

2. Adagio sostenuto

3. Menuetto. Presto

4. Allegro non troppo

Engegard Quartet

Camille Saint-Saens: 2 piano pieces
1. Les Cloches de Las Palmas

2. Etude en forme de une valse

Bertrand Chamayou, piano

Cæsar Franck: Violin sonata in A major (1886)
1. Allegro ben moderato
2. Allegro
3. Ben moderato: Recitativo-Fantasia
4. Allegretto poco mosso
Arvid Engegård, violin
Lise de la Salle, piano

Friday July 13

Lofoten Cathedral, Kabelvåg 19:00

Carl Nielsen: Chaconne op. 32 (1917)
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

Ludvig van Beethoven: Piano sonata in d – minor, op 31, no 2 («Tempest») (1802)
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

INTERMISSION

Alfred Schnittke: Dedication to Igor Stravinsky, Sergei Prokofiev and Dmitri Schostakovich (1979)
Bertrand Chamayou, piano
Lise de la Salle, piano
Yulianna Avdeeva

Dmitrij Shostakovich: Piano concerto no 1 (1933)
Bertrand Chamayou, piano
Brynjar Kolbergsrud, trumpet
Oslo Camerata
Arvid Engegård, leader

Lofoten Kulturhus, Svolvær 22:00

Franz Liszt: Fantasy and fugue on the name B.A.C.H (1870)
(1811 – 1886) Lise de la Salle, piano

Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin concerto in a minor, BWV 1041 (ca 1730)
(1685 – 1750)
Arvid Engegård, violin
Oslo Camerata
Arvid Engegård, leader
Bertrand Chamayou, cembalo

Gyorgy Kurtag: «Blumen die Menschen, nur Blumen»
(1926 – )
Yulianna Avdeeva, piano
Bertrand Chamayou, piano

Bach/Kurtag: (three arrangements of Bach pieces from «Atiratok»)
– Sonatina fra kantaten Actus Tragicus
– orgelkoral: Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu Dir
Yulianna Avdeeva, piano
Bertrand Chamayou, piano

Bach/Kurtag: Durch Adams Fall ist ganz verderbt
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
Bertrand Chamayou, piano
Yulianna Avdeeva, piano

Gyorgy Kurtag: Omaggio a Johann Sebastian Bach
Bach/Kurtag: – Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier
– Christum wir sollen loben schon
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
Bertrand Chamayou, piano

Ferruccio Busoni: Improvisation on a Bach choral
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
Yulianna Avdeeva, piano

Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburger Concerto no. 3, BWV 1048 (1721)
Oslo Camerata
Arvid Engegård, leader
Bertrand Chamayou, cembalo

Saturday July 14

Trevarefabrikken, Henningsvær 09:00

Breakfast Concert

(Ticket include breakfast)

Informal concert with several artists. Hosts: Bertrand Chamayou and Eir Inderhaug.

With Leif Ove Andsnes and all those artists who are awake… 🙂

Henningsvær Church, 13:00

Gyorgy Ligeti: Három weöres-dal (tre sanger) (1947)
1. Táncol a hold fehér ingben
2. Gyümöllcs-fürt
3. Kalmar jött nagy madarakkal
Der Sommer (Sommeren) (1989)
Eir Inderhaug, sopran
Bertrand Chamayou, piano

Franz Schubert: Piano sonata no. 20 in A – major (1828)
Ah Ruem Ahn, piano

Stamsund Church, 18:00 (NB)

Jean Sibelius: Seven piano pieces
Impromptu op.5, no. 5
The birch, op.75, no. 4
Impromptu, op. 97, no.5
Rondino 2, op. 68, no. 2
The Spruce, op.75, no. 5
The Shepherd, op. 58, no. 4
Romanza, op. 28, no. 9
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

Edvard Grieg: «Haugtussa», songs and poems
Ku-lokk, EG 152l
Sporven, EG 152d
I slåtten, EG 152f
Møte, op. 67 no. 4
Killingdans, op. 67 no. 6
Vond dag, op. 67 no. 7
Det syng, op. 67 no. 1 (intro)
Gjetlebekken, op. 67 no. 8
Eir Inderhaug, soprano
Ah Ruem Ahn, piano

INTERMISSION

Sergei Rachmaninov: Two small pieces for six hands
1. Romance
2. ValseYulianna Avdeeva, piano
Bertrand Chamayou, piano
Lise de la Salle, piano

Sergei Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances (1940)
Yulianna Avdeena, piano
Bertrand Chamayou, piano

Lofoten Cathedral, Kabelvåg 21:00 (NB)

Claude Debussy: Three preludes from Book 1:
(1864 – 1918)
– Le sons et les parfums tournent dans l`air du soir
– La fille cheveux de lin
– Ce qu`a vu le vent d`ouest
Lise de la Salle, piano

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano sonata no 32 in c-minor, op. 111 (1822)
Lise de la Salle, piano

INTERMISSION

Arthur Honegger: Symphony no 2 in d (1942)
Oslo Camerata
Brynjar Kolbergsrud, trumpet
Arvid Engegård, leader

Sunday July 15

Buksnes Church, 19:00

Finale!

Our traditional artist gala, where we celebrate the joy of music with

the beautiful, the virtuosic, the humorous and entertaining pieces in a big, generous surprise program.

All artists

Tickets

200 – 370 NOK

Ticket sale started at February 15 at 12:00

Prices differ depending on concert, venue and seat row.

NB: No refunding of sold tickets!

Festival pass

2 300 NOK

A festival pass gives you access to all concerts except Saturday, July 14 at 09.00.

The pass is used to pick a seat in each concert, and the tickets must be printet and brought to the concerts.

The tickets will be sent to you by email.

After buying the pass, you will get an email with a receipt with two numbers. The first is called “kortnummer” ( for instance 1234) and the other is a pin code (for instance 5678). Both numbers must be used as “payment” to get the ticket to each concert. Put each ticket in the shopping basket (handlevogn) and receive all tickets in one email at the end. All tickets must be brought to the venues.

NB: there will be no refunding of sold festival passes.