40th ANNIVERSARY OF THE DEATH OF DR. MARKO FOTEZ
The 67th Dubrovnik Summer Festival was closed in front of St. Blaise's Church on 25th August with a concert performed by the Symphony Orchestra of Croatian Radiotelevision, under the baton of maestro Ivo Lipanović, with last year's Orlando award winners Henschel Quartet, soprano Valentina Fijačko Kobić and mezzo-soprano Dubravka Šeparović Mušović. The concert was preceded by a ceremony of Orlando Award for the best achievements in drama and music programme.
Last year's winner of the Orlando Award for best musical achievement at the 66th Dubrovnik Summer Festival, world-wide renowned Henschel Quartet, performed last night, 24 August, in a new beautiful festival venue, St Nicholas' Church Pinacotheca in Cavtat.
Russian pianist Yuri Favorin held last night, 24 August, final concert as part of a new music program on the 67th Dubrovnik Summer Festival entitled Key to the future and concluded the concert season of the Festival in the Rector's Palalce atrium.
As a part of new festival program entitled Key to the Future that presents young laureates of prestigious international music competitions Russian pianist Andrey Gugnin held a recital last night, 22 August, in Rector’s Palace atrium. The young virtuoso was presented at last week's concert, where he, along with fellow violinist Stephen Waarts, delighted festival audience. Last night's performance was really enthusiastic experience for festival audience and it belongs to one of the best performances in the 67th Dubrovnik Summer Festival.
Last year's winner of the Orlando prize for best musical achievement at the 66thDubrovnik Summer Festival, world-wide renowned Henschel Quartet, will perform at this year's festival as well, on Wednesday, 24 August at 9:00 PM at Pinachoteca of the St. Nicholas Church in Cavtat. Repertoire consists of Wofgang Amadeus Mozart's String Quartet No. 22 in B-flat, Alberto Ginastera's Quartet No.1 andBeethoven's String Quartet No.7 in F major also known as Razumovsky.
The last concert of the new music program at the 67th Festival, entitled Key to the future that represents young laureates of prestigious international music competitions, will hold pianist Yury Favorin on Wednesday, 24 August at 9:30 PM in the Rector's Palace atrium. The repertoire consists of Franz Liszt's Sonata in B minor, Manuel de Falla's Fantasía Bética and Hommage à Debussy, Debussy's Préludes selection from Book 1 and 2 which includes La puerta del Vino (The Wine Gate), La danse de Puck (Puck's Dance) and Feux d'artifice (Firework) as well as Ravel's La Valse.
New festival program entitled Key to the Future that presents young laureates of prestigious international music competitions - continues. The Festival audience is going to hear performance of Russian pianist Andrey Gugnin on Wednesday, 22 August at 9:30 PM in the Rector's Palace Atrium.