PROGRAM of the FESTIVAL

The 2nd edition of CORNO – Brass Music Festival goes with 24 great artists and over 70 participants of international music workshops. We invite soloists, chamber music and orchestral musicians, tutors and music academy professors from the most influential culture cities in Poland, Europe and the world. 6 main concerts, lectures, mental and health trainings, as well as an international exhibition of brass instruments will take place in many different venues.

More detailed schedule of the Festival will be announced very soon. Please stay in touch and feel invited to spend the end of the summer with us in Zielona Góra / Poland.

Sunday

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Monday, 27.08.2018

19:00 – Museum of Lubusz Region

Stained-glass Chamber Hall

All orchestral brass instruments will be presented during this concert. French horn, trumpet, trombone and tuba artists will perform solo and with piano. Special guest will be winner of the 3rd Prize of 8th International Brass Instruments Competition in Gdańsk 2017 and 3rd Prize of Prague Spring International Music Competition 2018.
The whole repertoire will be announced soon.

FREE ENTRANCE 

Tuesday, 28.08.2018

19:00 – Zielona Góra Philharmonic

Chamber Hall

Chamber concert of two French horn ensembles.

Virtuoso Horn Duo – which consists of the world-famous French horn player and composer, creator of the legendary American Horn Quartet and Kristina Mascher – Turner, former solo horn in Brussels Philharmonic, Vice President of the International Horn Society, privately wife of Mr. Turner.

Hornet Quartet – one of the most active horn quartets in Poland. Winners of the 1st Prize of horn quartet cometition during International Horn Symposium in Natal / Brasil.

Wioletta Fluda at the piano
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VHD:
Kristina Mascher – Turner – horn
Kerry Turner – horn
Wioletta Fluda – piano
HQ:
Gabriel Czopka – horn
Michał Szczerba – horn
Łukasz Łacny – horn
Piotr Kowalski – horn

PROGRAM:
Antonio Vivaldi – Concerto Grosso – I i II mvt. – 8’
Walter Perkins – Barbara Allen – 7’
Kerry Turner – Twas a Dark and Stormy Night – 7’
Kerry Turner – Casbah of Tetouan – 8’
Kazimierz Machala – Elegy for 5 horns – 8’
Leonard Bernstein – West Side Story arr. W. Perkins – 20’

WSTĘP WOLNY

Wednesday, 29.08.2018

19:00 – Lubuski Theatre

Rebelion Trio
The international enemble, outstanding artistic level and sophisticated repertoire guarantee that you will spend beautiful evening with music of Astor Piazzolla. The ensemble succesfully performs around the world, they were also a guests of first edition of the CORNO – brass music festival in 2017. We invite you to a musical journey with Argentinian tango.

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Rebelion Trio:
Adam Rapa – trumpet
Zoltan Kiss – trombone
Jacek Obstarczyk – piano

PROGRAM:
Rebelion Trio arrangments of Astor Piazzolla music
1. Spring (Primavera Portena)
2. La Muerte del Angel
3. Summer (Verano Porteno)
4. Contrabajissimo
5. Autumn (Otono Porteno)
6. Mumuki
7. Winter (Invierno Porteno)

 Information about ticket sales coming soon



			

Thursday, 30.08.2018

19:00 – Prince Palace in Żagań

Courtyard

 

Main artists of the festival will perform the most well-known pieces of film and entertainment music with the accompaniament if the Festival Symphony Orchestra conducted by Iwan Moroz.

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Iwan Moroz – dyrygent
Adam Rapa – trumpet
Zoltan Kiss – trombone
Samuel Seidenberg – horn
Roland Szentpali – tuba
Festival Symphony Orchestra

PROGRAM:
The most beautiful and well-known pieces of film and entertainment music

FREE ENTRANCE

* – in the case of bad weather, the concert will be transferred to the Crystal Hall of Prince Palace in Żagań

Friday, 31.08.2018

19:00 – Zielona Góra Philharmonic

Main Hall

Symphonic concert with prominent artists of the festival and Zielona Góra Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Jeremy Leidhecker. The Repertoire of the concert will include pieces of the Baroque and Classicist period.

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Jeremy Leidhecker – conductor
Denise Tryon – horn
Samuel Seidenberg – horn
Alistair Mackie – trumpet
Jan Harasimowicz – trumpet
Tomasz Hajda – trombone
Roland Szentpali – tuba
Zielona Góra Philharmonic Orchestra

PROGRAM:
J. Haydn (Rosetti) – Concerto for two horns E flat major, Hob. VIID:2 – 16′
A. Vivaldi – Concerto for two trumpets C major, RV 537 – 10′
G.F.Haendel – Concerto for trombone f-minor, – 10′
***PRZERWA***
L. Boccherini – Concerto in B flat major for cello in arr. for tuba – 20′
W.A. Mozart – Symphony nr 40 g-minor, K. 550

Tickets are provided by Zielona Góra Philharmonic

Saturday, 01.09.2018

19:00 – Zielona Góra Philharmonic

Main Hall

The final concert of the CORNO – Brass Music Festival!
Soloists, tutors and lecturers of the festival will create an ensamble of 13th artists and will perform most popular pieces writen by Leonard Bernstein. West Side Story, Candide Ouverture or Blues form Divertimento are only a foretaste of the whole event. The concert is connected with the International Year of the Leonard Bernstein and his 100th Anniversary of composer’s Birthday.

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Jeremy Leidhecker – conductor
CORNO Brass Ensemble:
Adam Rapa – trumpet
Alistair mackie – trumpet
Jan Harasimowicz – trumpet
Zoltan Kiss – trombone
Tomasz Hajda – trombone
Matyas Veer – bass trombone
Gabriel Czopka – horn
Michał Szczerba – horn
Łukasz Łacny – horn
Piotr Kowalski – horn
Roland Szentpali – tuba
Jacek Obstarczyk – piano
percussion – tba

PROGRAM:
Works by Leonard Bernstein in arrangments by Jeremy Leidhecker, Adam Rapa and Jacek Obstarczyk

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