American pianist Andrew Tyson performed on Monday, 24th August in the Rector's palace atrium, for the first time at the 66th Dubrovnik summer festival. He played Gershwin's Rhapsody in blue in transcription for piano solo, Ravel's Mirrors, Barber's ''Excursions’’ for piano and Skrjabin’s nine etudes.
At the 66th Dubrovnik Summer Festival renowned pianist Ivo Pogorelić, with the Zagreb Philharmonic Chamber Studio conducted by Zoltán Kocsis, performed Frédéric Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, last night, 23rd August in the Rector's Palace Atrium. Béla Bartók’s Divertimento for String Orchestra and Pyotr I. Tchaikovsky’s Serenade for Strings in C major were also on the programme.
Renowned pianist Itamar Golan and violinist Guy Braunstein will perform Beethoven's symphonies on Thursday, August 20th at 9.30 pm at the Rector's Palace Atrium as a part of the Vip programme of the 66th Dubrovnik Summer Festival.
Linđo Folklore Ensemble will hold two more performances at the 66th Dubrovnik Summer Festival, on Tuesday, 18 August, and then again on Saturday, August 22, starting at 9.30 pm at the Revelin Fort Terrace.
Tereza Kesovija accompanied by Ante Gelo on the guitar, Mladen Kosovec on the accordion and Filip Gjuda on the piano, will perform French chansons as a part of the programme "Evening Serenades" on Wednesday, 19th August, in Skočibuha Summer Residence on Boninovo, starting at 10 pm instead of 11 pm as announced earlier.
The new festivals off programme „Evening Serenades“ continued on August 10th on the Revelin Fort terrace with Amira Medunjanin trio and Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra conducted by Mladen Tarbuk.
Last year's premiere title , "Romeo and Juliet" by William Shakespeare, directed by Jagoš Marković and performed by the Festival Drama Ensemble, is on the program of the 66th Dubrovnik Summer Festival on 15th, 16th, 17th and 18th of August at 9:30 pm in the Renaissance Skočibuha Summer Residence on Boninovo.
The legendary Goldoni’s „La Bottega del Caffè“ which was last performed on the Dubrovnik Summer Festival in 1987, is to be premiered next year on the 29th of July 2016 on the 67th Dubrovnik Festival, in Vinko Brešan’s direction.