Direction and Violin Thomas Kaufmann
Works by Schubert, Ysaÿe, Schnittke and others
Works by Schubert, Ysaÿe, Wyschnegradsky and others
From Ukrainian-Russian Folklore
Kugikly for violin and Ukrainian and Russian panpipes in an arrangement for CAMERATA BERN by Jonathan Keren
Ivan Wyschnegradsky (1893-1979)
String Quartet No. 2, Op. 18
From Moldovan folklore
Cucuşor cu pană sură [Cuckoo with grey feather]
Alfred Schnittke (1934-1998)
Sonata for cello and piano no. 1
Version for cello, strings, and harpsichord by Martin Merker (2020)
Franz Schubert (1797–1828)
No. 3 from 5 Minuets and 6 Trios For String Quartet, D 89
Eugène Ysaÿe (1858-1931)
Exil! Poème symphonique for high strings, Op. 25
Andrzey Panufnik (1914-1991)
Concerto for violin and strings
Alexey Retinsky (*1986)
The Contours of the Lost for string ensemble, harpsichord and voices
Commissioned by CAMERATA BERN, world premiere
— Programme with interval—
Running time: approx. 120 minutes
"This programme features the music of composers who had to leave their homeland. Fleeing one’s land and the search for a new home have always been part of our human history and are still in our time a bitter reality for entire populations.
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