Midori – artiste étoile at the Lucerne Festival (August 2014)
As “artiste étoile” of this year’s Lucerne Festival Midori will give the world premiere of a new work by composer-in-residence Johannes Maria Staud, perform Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto, and undertake a performance of the complete sonatas and partitas for solo violin by Johann Sebastian Bach on two consecutive days.
22 August, Luzern, Franziskanerkirche
Bach: Sonata G minor BWV 1001
Bach: Sonate C major BWV 1005
Bach: Partita D minorl BWV 1004
23 August, Luzern, Franziskanerkirche
Bach: Sonate A minor BWV 1003
Bach: Partita B minor BWV 1002
Bach: Partita E major BWV 1006
25 August, Luzern, KKL Konzertsaal
Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Daniele Gatti
Mendelssohn: Violin concerto
27 August, Luzern, KKL Konzertsaal
Luzerner Sinfonieorchester, James Gaffigan
Johannes Maria Staud: Oskar (Towards a Brighter Hue II) World premiere
After the recital on 22 August, Midori will be guest at the Lucerne Festival Lounge at the Bourbaki and will meet the Festival’s Executive and Artistic Director Michael Haefliger on 26 August at 18.00 for an artist’s talk.
More information on Midori at the Lucerne Festival.