Opening of the Music Festival :
Concert by Young Musicians of Oita Prefecture


Date & time: May 1 (Sun.) 15:00 - 17:45
Place: B-Con Plaza (Convention Hall), Beppu

Wind music performance
Performed by: Brass Bands from Oita Prefectural Beppu Aoyama/Beppu Shosei High Schools and Beppu Municipal Commercial High School
Fanfare: March the Nine
Pieces performed: March Sky Blue Dream, A collection of Japanese favorite songs

H. Tomasi: Saxophone Concerto
Otoya Araki (saxophone), Miku Iwasaki (piano)

F. Chopin: Andante spianato et Grande Polonaise brillante, op.22
Nana Ohashi (piano)

C. M. v. Weber: Grand Duo Concertant Es-Dur, op.48
Shou Kurahori (clarinet), Yukino Yoshimoto (piano)

D. Donizetti: Una lacrima
W. A. Mozart: Als Luise die Briefe ihres ungetreuen Liebhabere verbrannte
W. A. Mozart: Voi che sapete
C. Saint-Saens: Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix
Keina Kai (mezzo soprano), Haruna Himeno (piano)

C. Saint-Saens: Introduction et Rondo capriccioso en la mineur, op.28
Ryuko Kaida (violin), Mika Komachi (piano)

C. Reinecke: Flute Concerto in D Major, op.283
Kana Sato (flute), Eri Kanzaki (piano)

P. I. Tchaikovsky:
O, yesli b ty mogla
Nyet, tolko tot, kto znal
<Eugene Onegin> Kogda by zhizn domashnim krugom
Rentaro Taki: Kojo no Tsuki
Toru Takemitsu: Tsubasa
Tomohiro Tsutsumi (baritone), Yui Hirao (piano)




Martha Argerich Performs Shostakovich
- Orchestra Concert


Date & time: May 7 (Sat.) 16:30 - 18:40
Place: B-Con Plaza (Philharmonia Hall), Beppu
Artists: Martha Argerich (piano), Kenichi Tsujimoto (trumpet), Ken Takaseki (conductor), Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra, Takashi Shimizu (guest concertmaster), Rumi Kurakawa (concertmistress), Yoshiko Kawamoto (principal guest violist)

Program :

O. Respighi: Antiche danze ed arie per liuto, il terzo suite
1st movement: Italiana Andantino
2nd movement: Arie di corte Andante cantabile
3rd movement: Siciliana Andantino
4th movement: Passacaglia Maestoso
Ken Takaseki (conductor), Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra, Takashi Shimizu (guest concertmaster), Yoshiko Kawamoto (principal guest violist)

D. Shostakovich: Concerto in c minor for Piano, Trumpet, and String Orchestra, op.35
1st movement: Allegro moderato
2nd movement: Lento
3rd movement: Moderato
4th movement: Allegro con brio
Martha Argerich (piano), Kenichi Tsujimoto (trumpet), Ken Takaseki (conductor),
Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra, Takashi Shimizu (guest concertmaster),
Yoshiko Kawamoto (principal guest violist)

L. v. Beethoven: Symphony No.7 in A Major, op.92
1st movement: Poco Sostenuto - Vivace
2nd movement: Allegretto
3rd movement: Presto
4th movement: Allegro con brio
Ken Takaseki (conductor), Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra, Rumi Kurakawa (concertmistress), Yoshiko Kawamoto (principal guest violist)

< Encores >
D. Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 1 in c minor, op.35: 4th movement Allegro con brio
F. Schubert: Rosamunde D.797, Ballet Music




Musicians soaring on the international scene Vol.1
Yoshito Numasawa Piano Recital


Date & time: May 8 (Sun.) 15:00 - 17:00
Place: Salon, Shiiki presents Argerich's Haus, Beppu
Artist: Yoshito Numasawa (piano)

Program:

R. Schumann: Fantasiestucke, op.12
1. Des Abends
2. Aufschwung
3. Warum?
4. Grillen
5. In der Nacht
6. Fabel
7. Traumes Wirren
8. Ende vom Lied

F. Liszt: Mephisto Waltz No.1 The Dance in the Village Inn

A. Lyadov: Barcarolle in F-sharp Major, op.44

S. Rachmaninov: Sonata for Piano No.2 in B-flat minor, op.36 (1913, first version)
1st movement: Allegro agitato
2nd movement: Non allegro - Lento
3rd movement: L'istesso tempo - Allegro molto
< Encores >
R. Schumann: Waldszenen, op.82. No.7 - Vogel als Prophet
A. Scriabin: Deux Poemes, op.32 No.1 in F-sharp Major
S. Rachmaninoff: 12 Songs, op.21: No. 5. Siren' (Lilacs)
Glinka-Balakirev: The Lark




Best of Best Series Vol.4
Martha Argerich & Vadim Repin Chamber Music Concert


Date & time: May 14 (Sat.) 18:00 - 20:00
Place: iichiko Culture Center (iichiko Grand Theater), Oita
Artists: Martha Argerich (piano), Vadim Repin (violin), Yoshiko Kawamoto (viola), Rei Tsujimoto (cello)

Program:

G. F. Handel - J. Halvorsen: Passacaglia
Vadim Repin (violin), Yoshiko Kawamoto (viola)

Z. Kodaly: Intermezzo for String Trio
Vadim Repin (violin), Yoshiko Kawamoto (viola), Rei Tsujimoto (cello)

L. v. Beethoven: Duet with two Obligato Eyeglasses for Viola and Cello WoO.32
Yoshiko Kawamoto (viola), Rei Tsujimoto (cello)

S. Prokofiev: Sonata for Violin and Piano No.2 in D Major, op.94bis
1st movement: Moderato
2nd movement: Presto
3rd movement: Andante
4th movement: Allegro con brio
Martha Argerich (piano), Vadim Repin (violin)

L. v. Beethoven: Sonata for Violin and Piano No.9 in A Major, op.47 "Kreutzer"
1st movement: Adagio sostenuto - Presto
2nd movement: Andante con vairazioni
3rd movement: Presto
Martha Argerich (piano), Vadim Repin (violin)

< Encores >
C. Debussy: Sonata for Violin and Piano in g minor 1st movement
S. Prokofiev: Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 2 in D Major, op.94bis 2nd movement
Martha Argerich (piano), Vadim Repin (violin)




Open Violin Master Class by Vadim Repin
Russian soul conveyed by Repin


Date & time: May 15 (Sun.) 14:00 - 16:00
Place: Salon, Shiiki presents Argerich's Haus, Beppu
Taught by Vadim Repin (violin)

E. Ysaye: Sonata for Violin Solo, op.27 3.Ballade
Participant: Lisa Yasuda (violin)

H. Wieniawski: Fantasia on Themes from Ground's 'Faust' op.20
Participants: Mio Yoshie (violin), Yuriko Morota (piano)




Nippon Life Insurance Company presents
Martha Argerich Performs Beethoven

Date & time: 17th, May (Tue) 19:00 - 21:10
Place: Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall, Tokyo
Artists: Martha Argerich (piano), Ken Takaseki (conductor), Kioi Sinfonietta Tokyo (chamber orchestra), Natsumi Tamai (concertmistress)

Program :

W. A. Mozart: Divertimento in D Major K.136 (125a)
1st movement: Allegro
2nd movement: Andante
3rd movement: Presto
Ken Takaseki (conductor), Kioi Sinfonietta Tokyo (chamber orchestra), Natsumi Tamai (concertmistress)

W. A. Mozart: Symphony No.40 in g minor, K.550 (The version without clarinets)
1st movement: Molt allegro
2nd movement: Andante
3rd movement: Menuetto
4th movement: Allegro assai
Ken Takaseki (conductor), Kioi Sinfonietta Tokyo (chamber orchestra),
Natsumi Tamai (concertmistress)

Toru Takemitsu: Waltz from The Face of Another, from Three Film Scores
Ken Takaseki (conductor), Kioi Sinfonietta Tokyo (chamber orchestra), Natsumi Tamai (concertmaster)

L. v. Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.2 in B-flat Major, op.19
1st movement: Allegro con brio
2nd movement: Adajio
3rd movement: Rondo molto allegro
Martha Argerich (piano), Ken Takaseki (conductor), Kioi Sinfonietta Tokyo (chamber orchestra), Natsumi Tamai (concertmistress)

< Encore >
D. Scarlatti: Sonata in d Minor, K.141=L.422
Martha Argerich (piano)




For the furtherance of "Shiiki presents Argerich's Haus"
Special Concert with Piano and Recitation


Date & time: May 23 (Mon.) 19:00 - 21:30
Place: Salon, Shiiki presents Argerich's Haus, Beppu
Artists: Martha Argerich (piano), Kyoko Ito (piano), Takashi Shimizu (violin), Kaeko Mukoyama (cello), Annie Dutoit (reciter), Keiichiro Hirano (reciter)

Program :

W. A. Mozart: Sonata for 2 Pianos in D Major K.448 (375a)
1st movement: Allegro con spirit
2nd movement: Andante
3rd movement: Molto allegro
Martha Argerich (piano), Kyoko Ito (piano)

M. Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Cello
1st movement: Allegro
2nd movement: Tres vif
3rd movement: Lente
4th movement: Vif, avec entrain
Takashi Shimizu (violin), Kaeko Mukoyama (cello)

M. Ravel: Gaspard de la nuit
I Ondine
II Le gibet
III Scarbo
Martha Argerich (piano)
Annie Dutoit (reciter), Keiichiro Hirano (reciter)

< Encore >
D. Scarlatti: Sonata in d Minor, K.141=L.422
Martha Argerich (piano)





<Beppu Argerich Music Festival Related Concert>
Celebrating the 70th Anniversary of Student Music Concours of Japan
An Evening of Ensemble by Martha Argerich


Date & time: May 26 (Tur.) 19:00 - 21:00
Place: Harmonie Cinq, Kitakyushu Soleil Hall, Kitakyushu
Artists: Martha Argerich (piano), Kyoko Ito (piano), Takashi Shimizu (violin), Rei Tsujimoto (cello)

Program :

J. S. Bach: Violin Sonata No.1 in g minor (BWV.1001)
Takashi Shimizu (violin)

W. A. Mozart: Sonata for 2 Pianos in D Major, K. 448 (375a)
1st movement: Allegro con spirit
2nd movement: Andante
3rd movement: Molto allegro
Martha Argerich (piano), Kyoko Ito (piano)

G. Cassado: Suite for Unaccompanied Violoncello
Rei Tsujimoto (cello)

S. Prokofiev: Violin Sonata No. 2 in D Major, op.94bis
1st movement: Moderato
2nd movement: Presto
3rd movement: Andante
4th movement: Allegro con brio
Martha Argerich (piano), Takashi Shimizu (violin)

< Encores >
S. Prokofiev: Sonata for Violin and Piano No.2 in D Major, op.94bis 2nd movement: Presto
Martha Argerich (piano), Takashi Shimizu (violin)
D. Scarlatti: Sonata in d Minor, K.141=L.422
Martha Argerich (piano)




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