2020 programme

The Festival is supported using public funding by the Slovak Arts Council

Friday 2 October

19.00

Congress Hall , Levoča

Slovak Sinfonietta – conductor Theodore Kuchar (USA)
Arata Yumi (violin) (Japan)

Ludwig van Beethoven:
Musik zu einem Ritterballet, WoO 1
Violin Concerto in D op. 61
Symphony no. 2 in D, op. 36

Saturday 3 October

15.00

Dardanely, Markušovce

Arata Yumi (violin) (Japan) / Nathanaël Gouin (piano) (France)

Arthur Honegger -Sonata for violin solo; Paul Durey – Sonatine
Francis Poulenc – Violin Sonata; Germaine Tailleferre – Sonatine
Georges Auric –  Sonata; Darius Milhaud – Le boeuf sur le toit

Saturday 3 October

19.00

Congress Hall , Levoča

Vienna Kammersymphonie Quintet (Austria) / Jonathan Powell (piano) (Poland/UK)/ Ivan Palovic (viola) (Slovakia)

Ludwig van Beethoven – Overture ‘Fidelio’ and arias from the opera
Gottfried von Einem – Quartet no.3 (movements 1 and 2) (Slovak premiere)
Ludwig van Beethoven – Piano Concerto no. 4 in G

Sunday 4 October

19.00
Historic Theatre, Levoča

Vienna Kammersymphonie Quintet / Jonathan Powell (piano) / Ivan Palovic (viola)

Stefan Pelzl – Portrait in three colours (Slovak premiere)
Charles-Valentin Alkan – Concerto da Camera in C sharp minor for piano and strings op. 10 No. 2 (Slovak premiere)
Carl Reinecke – Konzertstück op. 33 for piano and strings
Ludwig van Beethoven – Symphony no. 5 in C minor op. 63

Monday 5 October

19.00
Congress Hall , Levoča

Solomia Soroka (violin) (Ukraine) / Arthur Greene (piano) (USA)

Ludwig van Beethoven – Violin Sonata No. 9 in A minor, op. 47  (“Kreutzer”)
Rossetter G. Cole – Violin Sonata in D Major, op. 8 (Slovak premiere)
Julius Chajes – Sonata for Violin and Piano in A minor (Slovak premiere)

Tuesday 6 October

19.00
Congress Hall , Levoča

Stamic Quartet (Czechia)

Josef Bohuslav Foerster – String Quartet No.1 in E major, op.15
Erwin Schulhoff – String Quartet No. 1
Ludwig van Beethoven – String Quartet No. 16 in F major, op. 135