Program 2019

"Ainsi la Nuit"

All concerts take place in the Baroque Hall of the monastery,
except for the Late Night which is in the Ball Saal of Hotel Bellevue-Terminus

Subject to change

Friday, October 25th 2019, 4pm

Musical Monastery Tour

A guided tour of the baroque monastery with musical surprises

Limited places available/not included in packages and passes

Friday October 25th 2019, 7pm

Opening Concert

Juliane Banse, Soprano
Merel Quartet
Una Stanić, Violin
Enrico Bronzi, Cello
Roman Rabinovich, Piano
Rafael Rosenfeld, Cello
Mary Ellen Woodside, Violin

Ottorino Respighi: Il Tramonto (The sunset)for mezzo-soprano and string quartet
Sergej Rachmaninov: Trio élégiaque No. 1 G minor
Claude Debussy:Sonate for Cello and Piano D minor (1915)
Isak Albert Berg:Se solen sjunker (See, the sun is setting) – Schwedish Folksong
Franz Schubert:Piano trio op. 100 D 929 E flat

Friday October 25th, 2019 10.30pm

Late Night – Tango sensations

Hotel Terrace, Belle Epoque Hall

Astor Piazzolla's Tango Sensations and more
with Marcelo Nisinman, Bandoneon and the Merel Quartet

Saturday Oktober 26th 2019, 11am

Matinee: "Apparitions"

10.15am: pre concert lecture on Dutilleux: Ainsi la nuit

Una Stanić, Violin
Claudio Martínez Mehner, Piano
Merel Quartet
Irina Ungureanu, Soprano
Roman Rabinovich, Piano

Lili Boulanger:Nocturne for Violin and Piano
Henri Dutilleux: String Quartet Ainsi la nuit (1976)
George Crumb:Apparition – Elegiac Songs and Vocalises for Soprano and Piano
Claude Debussy: Estampes for Piano

Saturday, October 26th 2019, 3pm

Open Workshop

with the Merel Quartet and Jürg Dähler

for young and other interested audiences

Exerpts from: J. Brahms String quintet op. 111 G major

Saturday October 26th 2019, 7pm

Evening Concert: "Rencontres nocturnes"

Claudio Martínez Mehner, Piano
Juliane Banse, Soprano
Merel Quartet
Enrico Bronzi, Cello
Roman Rabinovich, Piano
Una Stanić, Violin
Jürg Dähler, Viola

Franz Liszt:En rêve: Nocturne, S. 207 for Piano (1885)
Roland Moser:Rencontres nocturnes for String quartet with Mezzo-soprano, World premiere
Frédéric Chopin:Nocturnes for Piano
André Jolivet:Nocturne for Cello and Piano (1943)
George Crumb:4 Nocturnes (Night Music 2) for Violin and Piano (1964)
Richard Wagner: Wesendonck Songs for Soprano with String sextet

followed by dinner with the artists/must be booked separately

Sunday October 27th 2019, 11am

Matinee Music & Literature

Poems by Rainer Maria Rilke
Reading: Graziella Rossi

Music by Granados, Holliger, Crumb, Bloch, Lehmann, Bartók, Ravel, Liszt

Sunday, October 27th 2019, 5pm

Final Concert: "Transfigured night"

Juliane Banse, Soprano
Roman Rabinovich, Piano
Mary Ellen Woodside, Violin
Una Stanić, Violin
Alessandro D'Amico, Viola
Jürg Dähler, Viola
Rafael Rosenfeld, Cello
Enrico Bronzi, Cello
Claudio Martínez Mehner, Piano
Merel Quartet

Gideon Klein:3 Songs op. 1 (1940)
Arnold Schönberg: Transfigured Night for String sextet op. 4 (1899)
Robert Schumann:Nachtstücke for Piano op. 23
Johannes Brahms:String quintet No. 2 op. 111 G major

Followed by Apéro