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This year, for our grand Gala Concert, we invite you to listen to our master in residence Louis Lortie alongside Iris van Wijnen, Victoria Vassilenko and the Swiss orchestra Bienne Soleure in a program highlighting Mozart’s melodic genius. To prolong your pleasure, the young Canadian violinist Kerson Leong will perform one of the most emblematic violin concertos from the German romantic repertoire, Max Bruch’s Concerto No. 1.

 

Orchestre Symphonique Bienne Soleure
Direction, Kaspar Zehnder
W. A. Mozart
Don Giovanni, Overture,  KV. 527

Louis Lortie, piano
Victoria Vassilenko, piano
W. A. Mozart
Concerto for 2 pianos in E-flat major, No. 10, KV. 365/316a
Allegro in E-flat major
Andante, B-flat major
Rondo: Allegro in E-flat major

Iris Van Wijnen, soprano
Louis Lortie, piano
W. A. Mozart
“Ch’io mi scordi di te? … Non temer, amato bene”, aria for soprano, piano & orchestra, KV. 505

Orchestre Symphonique Bienne Soleure
Direction, Kaspar Zehnder
R. Strauss
Metamorphosen, study for 23 solo strings, op. 142, TrV. 290, AV. 142

Kerson Leong, violin
M. Bruch
Concerto for violin in G minor, No. 1 , op. 26
Vorspiel: Allegro moderato in G minor
Adagio in E-flat major
Finale: Allegro energico in G major