Katrina Chamber Music Festival

Artistic Director: Cecilia Zilliacus (violin)
Theme with VARIATIONS

 

PROGRAMME

 

Tuesday, 1st August 2017

10:00 Bagarstugan Café & Vin, Mariehamn (free adm.)
Breakfast Meeting
Cecilia Zilliacus (Artistic Director, violin)
Margareta Bengtson (harp, song)
David Huang (piano)
Daniel Migdal (violin)
Amalie Stalheim (cello)

19:00 Sankt Göran's Church, Mariehamn (programme 25/20 €)
”Opening Concert”
Swedish Folk Music
Elisabeth Cruciger  (c. 1500–1535)/Johann Hermann Schein  (1586–1630): ”Herr Christ, der einig Gotts Sohn”
Olle Adolpson (1934–2004): Habanera, songs
Svante Henryson (1963–): from Sonata for Solo Violin (2009)
IV. The Three-headed Ostrich,
Allegro moderato,
V. Siciliano
VI. Presto

Gustav Mahler (1860–1911)/Alfred Schnittke (1934–1998): Piano Quartet a minor
Nicht zu schnell
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Pjotr Tchaikovsky (1840-1893): Songs
”Legend”, op. 54
”To Forget So Soon”
”It was in the Early Spring”, op. 38:2

Anton Arensky (1861–1906): String Quartet No. 2 a minor for violin, viola and 2 celli, Op. 35 (1894)
I. Moderato
II. Variationer på ett tema av Tjajkovskij
III. Andante sostenuto – Allegro moderato

Margareta Bengtson (song)
Mats Bergström (guitar)
David Huang (piano)
Irina Mataeva (soprano)
Daniel Migdal (violin)
Jonas Nordberg (lute/theorbo/baroque guitar)
Johanna Persson (viola)
Kati Raitinen (cello)
Amalie Stalheim (cello)
Lena Willemark (violin, song)
Cecilia Zilliacus (violin)
Ylvali Zilliacus (viola)

 

Wednesday, 2nd August 2017

10:00 Bagarstugan Café & Vin, Mariehamn (free adm.)
Breakfast Meeting
Cecilia Zilliacus (Artistic Director, violin)
Paavali Jumppanen (piano)
Lena Willemark (violin, song)
Ylvali Zilliacus (viola)

12:00 Sankt Göran's Church, Mariehamn (programme 15/10 €)
”LEK” (Game)
Arvo Pärt (1935–):  Fratres, for violin and guitar (arr. Mats Bergström)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791): Adagio from Piano Sonata F Major KV 189e (arr. Arvo Pärt 1995/2005)
Sofia Jernberg (1983–): Lek for Piano Trio
Charles Ives (1874–1954): Songs (arr. Margareta Bengtson)
”Mists”
”The Childrens Hour”
”Evening"
”A Night Song”
”Canon”
”West London”
”The Greatest Man”

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827): Piano Sonata No. 30 E Major, Op. 109 (1820)
I. Vivace ma non troppo. Adagio espressivo
II. Prestissimo
III. Gesangvoll, mit innigster Empfindung.
Andante molto cantabile ed espressivo

Margareta Bengtson (harp, song)
Mats Bergström (guitar)
David Huang (piano)
Paavali Jumppanen (piano)
Daniel Migdal (violin)
Johanna Persson (viola)
Kati Raitinen (cello)
Amalie Stalheim (cello)
Cecilia Zilliacus (violin)

19:00 Sankt Göran's Church, Mariehamn (programme 20/15 €) 
”Death, Death, Death”
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750): Ciaccona from Partita d minor BWV1004, Chorales 
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750): Passacaglia & Fuga c minor BWV582
Ann Boleyn (1501–1536: Oh Death Rock Me Asleep
Frank Bridge (1879–1941): Lament H.117 (1915)
John Dowland (1563–1626):
Lachrymae
Lachrimae Antiquae Novae
Lachrimae Verae
Benjamin Britten (1913–1976): Lachrymae, op. 48 (1950) 
Robert de Visée (1650–1725): Tombeau des Mesdemoiselles
Sven-David Sandström (1942–): from ”Dansa” for voice and violin (2011)

Margareta Bengtson (song)
Paavali Jumppanen (piano, organ)
Daniel Migdal (violin)
Jonas Nordberg (lute/theorbo/baroque guitar)
Johanna Persson (viola)
Kati Raitinen (cello)
Lena Willemark (violin, song)
Cecilia Zilliacus (violin)
Ylvali Zilliacus (viola)

22:00 Finström Church (programme 15/10 €)
”Goldberg Variations”
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750): Goldberg Variations BWV 988 (arr. Dmitry Sitkovetsky)
Cecilia Zilliacus (violin)
Johanna Persson (viola)
Kati Raitinen (cello)

 

Thursday, 3rd August 2017

10:00 Bagarstugan Café & Vin, Mariehamn (free adm.)                                    -
Breakfast Meeting
Cecilia Zilliacus (Artistic Director, violin)
Mats Bergström (guitar)
Svante Henryson (cello)
Irina Mataeva (soprano)
Jonas Nordberg (lute/theorbo/baroque guitar)

12:00 Sankt Göran's Church, Mariehamn (programme 15/10 €)
”Classical Variations”
Robert Schumann (1810-1856): Fantasie C Major, Op. 17
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791): Duo B flat Major for violin and viola KV 424 (1783)
I. Adagio – Allegro
II. Andante cantabile
III. Andante grazioso

Franz Schubert (1797–1828): ”Sei mir gegrüsst” for voice and piano, D 741
Franz Schubert (1797–1828): Fantasie C Major for violin and piano, D 934

David Huang (piano)
Paavali Jumppanen (piano)
Irina Mataeva (soprano)
Daniel Migdal (violin)
Cecilia Zilliacus (violin)
Ylvali Zilliacus (viola)

19:00 Kastelholm Castle (20/15 €)
"Varying variations"
Swedish Folk Music
Marco Uccellini (1603/1610–1680): ”La Bergamasca”
Gunnar de Frumerie (1908–1987): Variations on a Swedish Folk Song, Op. 69B for viola and guitar
Svante Henryson (1963–):
”Blues Chaconne” for solo cello
”Slave to the Fall Line” for cello and guitar

Margareta Bengtson (1966–): Songs to poems by Ylva Eggehorn
”Quia amore langueo”
”Sommar”
”Jag skulle vilja”

Marin Marais (1656–1728): ”Le Badinage” 
Tor Aulin (1866–1914): Four Aquarelles for violin and piano
I. Idyll
II. Humoresk
III. Vaggvisa
IV. Polska

Tarquinio Merula (1595–1665) Ciaccona

Margareta Bengtson (harp, song)
Mats Bergström (guitar)
Svante Henryson (cello)
David Huang (cembalo)
Daniel Migdal (violin)
Jonas Nordberg (lute/theorbo/baroque guitar)
Johanna Persson (viola)
Kati Raitinen (cello)
Lena Willemark (violin, song)
Cecilia Zilliacus (violin)

21:00 Kastelholm Castle (20/15 €)
"Varying variations"
Same Programme as at 19:00.

 

Friday, 4th August 2017

10:00 Bagarstugan Café & Vin, Mariehamn (free adm.)
Breakfast Meeting
Cecilia Zilliacus (Artistic Director, violin)
Johanna Persson (viola)
Kati Raitinen (cello)

12:00 The Åland Islands Art Museum, Mariehamn (admission, see www.konstmuseum.ax/en)
"Renaissance Jazz and Cello Party"
Giuseppe Colombi (1635–1694):  Chiacona
Anders Hillborg/Pablo Ortiz/Rolf Wallin/Jouni Kaipainen/Steven Stucky: Mystery Variations on the Chiacona of Giuseppe Colombi
Jazzstandards
Bernice Petkere: ”Close Your Eyes”
Ann Ronell: ”Willow Weep For Me”
Kay Swift: ”Fine and Dandy”
Improvisation

Margareta Bengtson (harp, song)
Mats Bergström (guitar)
Svante Henryson (cello)
Jonas Nordberg (lute/theorbo/baroque guitar)
Kati Raitinen (cello)
Amalie Stalheim (cello)

15:00 Ålands Institute of Music (ÅMI), Mariehamn (free adm.)
Master Class Concert

19:00 Sankt Göran's Church, Mariehamn (programme 25/20 €) 
”Early Folk – and late”
Robert Kahn (1865–1951): Piano Quartet No. 1, Op. 14
I. Allegro ma non troppo
II. Andante
III. Allegro molto

Svante Henryson (1963–): 3x3
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”Early Folk”
John Dowland (1563–1626)
Henry Purcell (1659–1695)
Swedish Folk Music
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Johannes Brahms (1833–1897): String Sextet in B flat Major, Op. 18 (1862)
I. Allegro ma non troppo
II. Andante, ma moderato
III. Scherzo: Allegro molto
IV. Rondo: Poco allegretto e grazioso

Margareta Bengtson (harp, song)
Mats Bergström (guitar)
Svante Henryson (cello)
David Huang (piano)
Paavali Jumppanen (piano)
Jonas Nordberg (lute/theorbo/baroque guitar)
Johanna Persson (viola)
Kati Raitinen (cello)
Amalie Stalheim (cello)
Lena Willemark (violin, song)
Cecilia Zilliacus (violin)
Ylvali Zilliacus (viola)

 

Saturday, 5th August 2017

10:30 Alandica lobby, Mariehamn (25 €, inkl. Brunch)
”Sweden, Finland, Russia. Discussion on the importance of variation for hearts, minds and politics.”
Music by Jean Sibelius and Béla Bartók. Improvisation.

Margareta Bengtson (harp, song)
Mats Bergström (guitar)
Olof Ehrenkrona (the Consul General of Sweden)
Fredrik Ullén (neuroscientist, pianist)
Johanna Wassholm (historian)
Cecilia Zilliacus (violin)

 

EXTRA CONCERT:

Saturday 5th August 2017

19:00 Sankt Göran's Church, Mariehamn (programme 10 €)
Commissions by Mette Nielsen (DK), Atli K. Petersen (FO), Isac Broman (SE), Arnannguaq Gerstrøm (GL), Lars Karlsson (ÅL), Þurídur Jónsdóttir (IS)

Ensemble Sirius:
Sofie Brems Sørensen (trumpet)
Kristina Thede Johansen (saxophone)
Agnes Holmberg Lundevall (double bass)
Friederike Funk (piano)
Ninna Morsing (percussions)