Pinchas Zukerman Summer Music Festival
Pinchas Zukerman joins the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for what promises to be an exceptional series of concerts.
PINCHAS ZUKERMAN S U M M E R M U S I C F E S T I VA L at C a d o g a n H a l l Pinchas Zukerman joins the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for what promises to be an exceptional series of concerts. 10 years OF PERFORMANCE AT CADOGAN HALL Thursday 26th June 2014, 7.30pm Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Supported by Northern Trust Pinchas Zukerman Conductor/Violin Bach Violin Concerto in A minor Arianna Zukerman Soprano Schoenberg Verklärte Nacht Mozart Exsultate, jubilate Mendelssohn Symphony No.4,‘Italian’ This is a thrilling start to Pinchas Zukerman’s first Summer Festival at Cadogan Hall with a programme of beauty, optimism and transfiguration. Renowned soprano, Arianna Zukerman will join her father on stage to sing one of Mozart’s most appealing arias, Exsultate, jubilate. Tickets: £40 - £15 Friday 27th June 2014, 3.30pm (Masterclass) & 7.30pm (Concert) RCM Rising Stars Masterclass & Concert Mozart String Quintet No.4 in G minor Schubert Piano Quintet in A major,‘Trout’ RCM String masterclasses are supported by the Georg and Emily von Opel Foundation Pinchas Zukerman tutors RCM Rising Stars in an afternoon devoted to Mozart’s String Quintet, which revived the composer’s interest in chamber music after his premiere of The Marriage of Figaro.The afternoon culminates in an outstanding evening concert that showcases this dark and melancholic work, as well as Schubert’s ‘Trout’ Quintet. Purely written for a friendly get together with his friends, Schubert’s Piano Quintet is a remarkable and melodious work. Tickets: 3.30pm Masterclass £5, 7.30pm Concert £17.50 - £10 Sunday 29th June 2014, 3pm Royal Philharmonic Orchestra With thanks to the Rolex Institute Beethoven Prometheus Overture Brahms Double Concerto Elgar ‘Enigma’Variations Pinchas Zukerman Conductor/Violin Amanda Forsyth Cello Beethoven’s Prometheus Overture is a grand staple in symphonic repertoire with its rich melody and orchestral declamatory harmony. Brahms’ Romantic Double Concerto harks back to the Baroque concerto grosso, performed by the musical duo of husband and wife! The night concludes with Elgar’s ‘Enigma’Variations, a work that earned the composer the reputation of Britain’s national treasure. Tickets: £40 - £15 tickets Monday 30th June 2014, 6.30pm RCM Rising Stars Masterclass with Pinchas Zukerman With thanks to the Rolex Institute Rising Stars of the RCM will benefit from a Masterclass with the renowned violinist, conductor and director. Tickets: £5 Tuesday 1st July 2014, 7.30pm Pinchas Zukerman and Amanda Forsyth Schubert String Trio in B-flat major Kodály Duo for Violin and Cello Schubert String Quintet in C major perform with principal players from the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Pinchas Zukerman Violin Andrew Storey Violin Fiona Winning Viola Amanda Forsyth Cello Tim Gill Cello Schubert’s musical output was nothing short of immense and tonight’s two works illustrate his astounding power of ravishing melody. Sadly, his Quintet was one of his last penned compositions. In melodic contrast, Kodály’s Duo gathers a worldly potpourri of folk music illustrated by a canon, pizzicato strings and ending with a lively dance. Tickets: £17.50 - £10 Wednesday 2nd July 2014, 7.30pm Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Mozart Symphony No.39 Mozart Symphony No.40 Mozart Symphony No.41,‘Jupiter’ Pinchas Zukerman Conductor A sublimely beautiful trio of Mozart’s last symphonies, written in consecutive order, demonstrates Mozart’s compositional endurance and genius. Audiences will be taken on a journey from the majestic opening of Symphony No.39 to the contrasting darkness of Symphony No.40 and the masterful ‘Jupiter’ Symphony, which Mozart himself revered. Tickets: £40 - £15 BOOKING INFORMATION Concert Ticket Prices: (26th June, 29th June, 2nd July) £40 £32.50 £25 £15 Booking fees apply, RPO friends’ and Encore discounts apply Masterclass Ticket Prices: (27th June, 3.30pm & 30th June, 6.30pm) £5 Chamber Concert Ticket Prices: (27th June, 7.30pm & 1st July, 7.30pm) £17.50 – £10 FESTIVAL TICKET, ADMISSION TO ALL EVENTS: £120 Enjoy all of the events in this festival in best available seats for just one price. RPO friends’ and Encore discounts do not apply 020 7730 4500 Online bookings www.cadoganhall.com Telephone bookings 5 Sloane Terrace, London SW1X 9DQ The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra is Resident Orchestra at Cadogan Hall, generously supported by Cadogan Estates. www.rpo.co.uk