2022 Concert dates, venues & programs

Preliminary venues and dates, subject to change

Wednesday, July 27 – Faculty recital, Stadthalle, Saarburg – 19:30

Saturday, July 30 – Student concert, St. Laurentius Church, Saarburg – 19:30

Sunday, July 31 – Student concert, Bettinger Mühle (open air), Schmelz – 18:30

Wednesday, August 3 – Student concert, Cloef-Atrium, Orscholz – 19:30

Thursday, August 4 – Student concert, Haus am See, Kell am See  – 19:30

Friday, August 5 – Evening of Salon and light music, Ancien Cinéma, Vianden (Luxembourg) – 19:30

Sunday, August 7 – Student concert, Stadthalle, Saarburg – 19:30

                                          Saarburger Serenaden 2022

                                 International Music Festival and School

                                                  Faculty Recital 

                                              StadthalleSaarburg

                                        19:30 Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Piano Trio in E-Flat Major, Op 70, No. 2Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

  1. Poco sostenuto—Allegro ma non troppo

Du Huang, piano     Hyunjee Chung, violin     Ka-Wai Yu, cello

Grave and Fugue—G. F. Handel (1685-1759)

Robert Jesselsen, Susan Lamb Cook, Ka-Wai Yu cellos

Cello Sonata in B-Flat Major, Op. 46—Louise Farrenc (1804-1875)

  1. Andante sostenuto

Susan Lamb Cook, cello     Catherine Kautsky, piano

Trio for Piano, Oboe, and Horn, Op.188—Carl Reinecke (1824-1910)

  1. Allegro Moderato

Chi-Chen Wu, piano     Pamela Ajango, oboe     Nicholas Kenney, horn

Suite for Violin and Piano—William Grant Still (1895-1978)

  1. African Dancer (Richmond Barthé)
  2. Mother and Child (Sargent Johnson)

III. Gamin (Augusta Savage)

William Terwilliger, violin     Andrew Cooperstock, piano

                                                     Intermission

Variations on a Kentucky Folksong —George Walker (1922-2018)

(“Oh, Bury Me Beneath the Old Willow Tree”)

Andrew Cooperstock, piano

Piano Quartet No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 60—Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)

  1. Allegro non troppo

Catherine Kautsky, piano      Hasse Borup, violin

Alicia Valoti, viola      Susan Lamb Cook, cello

Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 32—Anton Arensky (b.  1861-1906)

  1. Allegro Moderato

 Yu Jeong Lee, violin     Robert Jesselson, cello     Chi-Chen Wu, piano

Sonata for Two Violins, Op. 56—Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)

  1. Andante cantabile
  2. Allegro

Hyunjee Chung and Orin Laursen, violins

                                         Saarburger Serenaden 2022

                              International Music Festival and School

                                            Student Recital

                                  St. Laurentius Church, Saarburg

                                 19:30 Saturday July 30, 2022

Improvisation

 Paul Kayser*, organ

Andante ReligiosoJozsef Bloch (1862-1922), arr. Werner Icking

Hannah Foreman and Dante Ciriello, violins

Conrad Sclar*, viola     Jordanka Panggabean, cello

“Nimrod” from Enigma Variations, op.36—Edward Elgar (1857-1934), arr. Gwyn Seymour

 Ethan Allen , Caroline Huang, Patrick O’Neil,

Chase Radmall, Zachary Butler, Idris Chandler, cellos

Impromptu Op. 86Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)

Adi-Alice Petre*, harp

Adagio Molto—Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)

Austin Huang and Dante Ciriello, violins

Ana Tovo Loureiro, viola     Ansel Ang-Olson, cello

Quartet in G Major for Four Violins—Carl Bohm (1844-1920)

 Olivia Thompson, Evan Petticord, Sally Cathcart, Janna Brown, violins

Serenade, Op. 46—Hans Gál (1890-1987)

III. Cavatina

Cameron Jeppson and Isaiah Saranow, violins   Jay Maldonado, viola

Zachary Butler, cello, Idris Chandler, bass

Le carnaval de Venise, Op. 119—Charles Dancla (1817-1907)  

Janice Lee, Isabell Jung, Yumi Park, Ava Choi, violins

                                                       Intermission

Quintet for Harp, Flute, and Strings—Jean Cras (1879-1932)

              III. Lento

Adi-Alice Petre*, harp     Andrea Kloehn*, flute

Cameron Jeppson, violin     Conrad Sclar*, viola     Caroline Huang, cello

Suite for Organ Trio and Strings, Op. 149—Josef Rheinberger (1839-1901)

II.Thema mit Veränderungen. Molto Adagio

Paul Kayser*, organ     Yumi Park, violin     Ethan Allen, cello

III. Sarabande.  Andante

Paul Kayser*, organ     Isabella Jung, violin     Patrick O’Neil, cello

“Lob der Tränen,”—F. Schubert (1797-1828),  arr. Gertrude Ina Robinson     

 Adi-Alice Petre*, harp     Paul Kayser*, organ

Notturno for Winds—Louis Spohr (1784-1859)

III. Andante con variazioni

Madison Hardick* and Andrea Kloehn*, flutes     Megan Strait and Molly Dench, oboes

Gleyton Pinto* and Joanna Birchfield, clarinets

Victoria Donaldson* and Christina French*, bassoons

Timothy Aulner and Sophie O’Brien, horns

Declaration of Love/Liebeserklärung (Orlandos Thema aus Das Märchen der Wanderungen)—Alfred Schnittke (1934-1998)

III. Menuet—Concertino

Isaiah Saranow, violin solo     Madison Hardick, flute solo     Megan Strait, oboe solo

Adi-Alice Petre, harp     Hannah Cotran and Paul Kayser, celesta/cembalo/piano

Orin Laursen+, Austin Huang, Hannah Foreman, Paul Petersen, violin 1

Janna Brown, Sally Cathcart, Evan Petticord, Dante Ciriello, violin 2

Leonardo Sobral, Jay Maldonado, violas

Idris Chandler, Jordanka Panggabean, Marcus Morgan, Max Torres, cellos

* Saarburg Festival Guest Artist

+ Saarburg Festival Faculty

                                            Saarburger Serenaden 2022

                                    International Music Festival and School

                                                    Student Recital

                                       Open Air, Bettinger Mühle, Schmelz

                                             18:30 Sunday July 31, 2022

Trio for Flute, Bassoon, Piano, WoO 37Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

III. Tema Andante con variazioni

 Yiwen Xu, piano,     Madison Hardick*, flute     Christina French*, bassoon

Fantasy in F Minor, D 940—Franz Schubert (1797-1828)

  1. Allegro molto moderato

Nathaniel Tang and Ami Hatori, piano 4-hands

Trio TarantellePhilippe Gaubert (1879-1941)

Hannah J. Foote, piano    Andrea Kloehn*, flute     Molly Dench, bassoon

5 Pièces facilesIgor Stravinsky (1882-1971)

Ellen Eichstedt and Sarah Eichstedt, piano 4-hands

Trio PathétiqueMikhail Glinka (b. 1804-1857)

  1. Allegro moderato II. Scherzo: Vivacissimo    III. Largo     IV. Allegro con spirito

Aboris De Jesús, piano     Joanna Birchfield, clarinet     Victoria Donaldson*, bassoon

                                                                Intermission

RustiquesJoseph Canteloube (1879-1957)

  1. Pastorale

Megan Sheeley, oboe     Joanna Birchfield, clarinet     Christina French*, bassoon

Norwegian Dance, Op. 35, No. 1Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)

Yixuan Bu and Yiwen Xu, piano 4-hands

Aires tropicales—Paquito d’Rivera (b. 1948)

  1. Vals Venezolano VII. Afro     VI. Contradanza

Andrea Kloehn*, flute     Megan Strait, oboe     Gleyton Pinto*, clarinet

Christina French*, bassoon     Timothy Aulner, horn

UmojaValerie Coleman (b. 1970)

 Madison Hardick*, flute     Megan Sheeley, oboe     Magdalena Lipska*, clarinet

Victoria Donaldson*, bassoon     Sophie O’Brien, horn

Notturno for Winds—Louis Spohr (1784-1859)

III. Andante con variazioni

Madison Hardick* and Andrea Kloehn*, flutes     Megan Strait and Molly Dench, oboes

Gleyton Pinto* and Joanna Birchfield, clarinets

Victoria Donaldson* and Christina French*, bassoons

Timothy Aulner and Sophie O’Brien, horns

* Saarburg Festival Guest Artist

                                               Saarburger Serenaden 2022

                                      International Music Festival and School

                                                       Student Recital

                                                 Cloef-Atrium, Orscholz

                                        19:30 Wednesday August 3, 2022

  Piano Trio in G Minor, Op. 17Clara Schumann (1819-1896)

  1. Allegro moderato

 Ami Hatori, piano     Janna Brown, violin     Zachary Butler, cello

Piano Quartet No. 1 in G Minor, K. 478—W. A. Mozart (1756-1791)

  1. Allegro

Hannah Cotran, piano     Janice Lee, violin

Jay Maldonado, viola     Max Torres, cello

Piano Trio in G Major, Op. 1, No. 2Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

III. Scherzo: Allegro

Sarah Eichstedt, piano     Dante Ciriello, violin     Marcus Morgan, cello

Piano Trio No. 1, Op. 11Cécile Chaminade (1857-1944)

  1. Allegro

 Aboris De Jesús, piano     Cameron Jeppson, violin     Chase Radmall, cello

Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 32Anton Arensky (1861-1906)

  1. Allegro non troppo

Hannah J. Foote, piano     Austin Huang, violin     Caroline Huang, cello

Piano Trio No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 67Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975)

  1. Andante—Moderato II. Allegro con brio

Yiwen Xu, piano     Sally Cathcart, violin    Patrick O’Neil, cello

                                                         Intermission

 Piano Quintet No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 1— Ernő Dohnányi (1877-1960)

  1. Allegro

Yixuan Bu, piano     Hannah Foreman and Evan Petticord, violins

Ana Tovo Loureiro, viola     Ethan Allen, cello

String Trio in B-Flat Major, D. 471—Franz Schubert (1797-1828)

  1. Allegro

Austin Huang, violin     Jay Maldonado, viola     Caroline Huang, cello

Sextet for Piano and Winds, Op. 40—Louise Farrenc (1804-1875)

  1. Allegro

Nathaniel Tang, piano     Andrea Kloehn*, flute     Molly Dench, oboe

Magdalena Lipska*, clarinet     Victoria Donaldson*, bassoon     Timothy Aulner, horn

 * Saarburg Festival Guest Artist

                                           Saarburger Serenaden 2022

                                 International Music Festival and School

                                                    Student Recital

                                               Open Air, Kell am See

                                        19:30 Thursday August 4, 2022

La Cheminée du roi René—Darius Milhaud (1892-1974)

 Madison Hardick*, flute     Megan Sheeley, oboe     Joanna Birchfield, clarinet

Christina French*, bassoon     Sophie O’Brien, horn

Piano Trio No. 39 in G Major, XV: 25—Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

  1. Andante

Ellen Eichstedt, piano     Ava Choi, violin     Catherine Akhvlediani, cello

Piano Trio in E-Flat Major, WoO38Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

  1. Scherzo: Allegro ma non troppo

Sarah Eichstedt, piano     Magdalena Lipska*, clarinet     Marcus Morgan, cello

Divertimento in D Major—Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

  1. Adagio

Catherine Akhvlediani, cello     Ansel Ang-Olson, cello     Max Torres, cello

The Sleeping Beauty Waltz, Op. 66, No. 1— Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840-1893), arr. Sergei Rachmaninoff

Saute-mouton and La toupie (from Jeux d’Enfants)—Georges Bizet (1838-1875)

Hannah Cotran and Sarah Eichstedt, piano 4-hands

Seven Pieces for Piano Trio— Alexey Shor (b. 1970)

  1. Addio V. Luxembourg Garden

 Hannah J. Foote, piano     Janna Brown, violin     Idris Chandler, cello

Trois pièces brèves—Jacques Ibert (1890-1962)

  1. Allegro II. Andante     III. Assez lent—Allegro scherzando

Andrea Kloehn*, flute     Megan Strait, oboe     Gleyton Pinto*, clarinet

Victoria Donaldson*, bassoon     Timothy Aulner, horn

                                                           Intermission

Sonatine en Trio, Op. 85— Florent Schmitt (1870-1958)

  1. Assez animé II. Assez vif     IV. Animé

Nathaniel Tang, piano     Andrea Kloehn*, flute     Gleyton Pinto*, clarinet

Sonata for Piano Four Hands, FP 8—Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)

  1. Prelude II. Rustique   III. Final

Aboris De Jesús and Hannah J. Foote, piano 4-hands

Trio for Oboe, Bassoon, and Piano—Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)

  1. Presto II. Andante     III. Rondo

Yixuan Bu, piano     Megan Strait, oboe     Christina French*, bassoon

* Saarburg Festival Guest Artist

                                           Saarburger Serenaden 2022

                                     International Music Festival and School

                                                         Student Recital

                                          An Evening of Salon and light Music

                                               Ancien Cinéma, Vianden

                                           19:30 Friday, August 5, 2022

String Quartet in F Major, Op. 96 (“American”)Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)

  1. Allegro ma non troppo

Yumi Park, violin     Paul Petersen, violin     Leonardo Sobral, viola     Ethan Allen, cello

Piano Trio in G Major, Op. 63, No. 1—Hans Sitt (1850-1922)

  1. Allegro moderato

Ellen Eichstedt, piano     Ava Choi, violin     Jordanka Panggabean, cello

String Quartet in B-Flat Major, K. 458 (“Hunt”)—W. A. Mozart (1756-1791)

  1. Allegro vivace assai

Paul Petersen and Hannah Foreman, violins

Jay Maldonado, viola     Ansel Ang-Olson, cello

Polka from l’Age d’or, Op. 22—Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975)

Yumi Park and Paul Petersen violins     Leonardo Sobral, viola     Chase Radmall, cello

Capriccio No. 1 in D Minor for three Violins, Op. 2— Friedrich Hermann (1828-1907)

Sally Cathcart, Austin Huang, Dante Ciriello, violins

Libertango—Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992), arr. Erzhan Kulibaev

Cameron Jeppson, Olivia Thompson, Isaiah Saranow, Evan Petticord, violins

                                                       Intermission

 String Quartet No. 1 in G Minor—Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943)

  1. Romance: Andante espressivo III. Scherzo: Allegro in D Major

Cameron Jeppson and Isabella Jung, violins

Ana Tovo Loureiro, viola     Chase Radmall, cello

String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor—Florence Price (1887-1953)

              III. Juba

Olivia Thompson and Cameron Jeppson, violins

Conrad Sclar*, viola     Chase Radmall, cello

Aires tropicales—Paquito d’Rivera (b. 1948)

  1. Vals Venezolano VII. Afro     VI. Contradanza

Andrea Kloehn*, flute     Megan Strait, oboe     Gleyton Pinto*, clarinet

Christina French*, bassoon     Timothy Aulner, horn

Elegy, op. 4—Jules de Swert (1843-1891)

Max Torres, Catherine Akhvlediani, Jordanka Panggabean, Ansel Ang-Olson, cellos

Seven Pieces for Piano Trio— Alexey Shor (b. 1970)

  1. Addio V. Luxembourg Garden

 Hannah J. Foote, piano     Janna Brown, violin     Idris Chandler, cello

Three Rags for String Quartet—William Bolcom (1938)

  1. Graceful Ghost III. Incineratorag

Olivia Thompson and Janice Lee, violins     Conrad Sclar*, viola     Patrick O’Neil, cello

* Saarburg Festival Guest Artist

                                               Saarburger Serenaden 2022

                                       International Music Festival and School

                                                    Final Student Recital

                                                    Stadthalle, Saarburg

                                             19:30 Sunday August 7, 2022

 Piano Quintet in F-Sharp Minor—Reynaldo Hahn (1874-1947)                          

  1. Molto agitato e con fuoco

 Ami Hatori, piano     Yumi Park and Isabella Jung, violins

Ana Tovo Loureiro, viola     Ethan Allen, cello

Piano Quintet  in C Minor—Ignacy Friedman (1882-1948)

III. Epilog. Andante semplice

Nathaniel Tang, piano     Olivia Thompson and Isaiah Saranow, violins

Leonardo Sobral, viola     Patrick O’Neil, cello

Piano Octet in D Minor, Op. 6— Józef Władysław Krogulski (1815-1842)

  1. Adagio—Allegro             Aboris De Jesús, piano
  2. Adagio                            Yiwen Xu, piano
  3. Finale (À la Bohémienne)Ami Hatori, piano

Cameron Jeppson and Evan Petticord, violins     Leonardo Sobral, viola

Caroline Huang, cello     Zachary Butler, bass

Madison Hardick*, flute     Magdalena Lipska*, clarinet

Concertino in E-Flat, Op. 70— Franz Krommer (1759-1831)

  1. Allegro

 Yumi Park, violin solo     Madison Hardick*, flute solo     Gleyton Pinto*, clarinet solo

Ava Choi and Janice Lee, violins     Leonardo Sobral and Conrad Sclar*, violas

Zachary Butler and Idris Chandler, cellos

Timothy Aulner and Nicholas Kenney+, horns

                                                         Intermission

 String Quartet in F Major—Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)

  1. Allegro moderato—très doux

Olivia Thompson and Cameron Jeppson, violins

Conrad Sclar*, viola     Chase Radmall, cello

String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor—Florence Price (1887-1953)

              III. Juba

Olivia Thompson and Cameron Jeppson, violins

Conrad Sclar*, viola     Chase Radmall, cello

Trois pièces brèves—Jacques Ibert (1890-1962)

  1. Allegro II. Andante     III. Assez lent—Allegro scherzando

Andrea Kloehn*, flute     Megan Strait, oboe     Gleyton Pinto*, clarinet

Victoria Donaldson*, bassoon     Timothy Aulner, horn

Serenade for Strings, Op. 2—Mieczyslaw Karlowicz (1876-1909)

  1. Romans III. Walc     IV. Final

Saarburg String Ensemble

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

* Saarburg Festival Guest Artist

+ Saarburg Festival Faculty