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Peter is looking forward to giving the SA premiere of Tchaikovsky's Rococo Variations in its original version with the Stuttgart Academic Orchestra.

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  Dept of Music, Stellenbosch University

  martensp@sun.ac.za

  +27 (0)21 808 2343

  +27 (0)21 808 2340

  +27 (0)72 531 3235

Concert Program

2014

Date Description Venue
February
2 Opera in a Convent Garden – Stellenbosch University Camerata. Springfield Convent School Cape Town
7 Mozart Sinfonia Concertante with Suzanne Martens – violin & the Stellenbosch University Camerata Endler Hall Stellenbosch
10 Mozart Sinfonia Concertante with Suzanne Martens – violin & the Stellenbosch University Camerata Knysna Music Society
16 Early Music Concert with Pauline Nobes Stellenbosch United Church
21 Knut Nysteadt Stabat Matter with Soloist’s Choir of Cape Town conducted by Jaco Dippenaar. Programme also includes Nystead For a Small Planet with Amici Quartet. Hilton College
March
8 Bach Suites 4,5 & 6 with video projection - US Woordfees. Fismer Hall Stellenbosch
15 US Camerata US Woordfees Mozart, Stephenson
21 Elgar Piano Quintet with Nina Schumann and Amici Quartet. Programme includes quartets by Schubert & Mozart. St Andrew’s Concert Series Cape Town
April
13 Beethoven C major sonata & Brahms Clarinet Trio with Luis Magalhaes & Nina Schumann – piano, Maria du Toit – clarinet Bishopscourt
29 - 4 May ◦ Amici Quartet: Schubert D 810, Dvorak Op 96
◦ Amici Quartet with Marike Prins (double bass) & Stephen Prutsman (piano): Rossini Grand Duo, Schumann Op 44
◦ Amici Quartet with Manuel Bagorro (piano), Mozart K 589, Elgar Op 84
◦ CABS Opera Gala
◦ 2 performances of Jenkins Stabat Mater
◦ Solo recital: Bach Suites 1,2 & 3
Harare International Festival of the Arts
May
9 Gulda cello concerto with Harmonic Brass, Munich and members of USSBE conducted by Pamela Kierman Endler Hall Stellenbosch
30 Vivaldi 4 Seasons with Quentin Crida - violin and Camerata Tinta Barocca Hermanus Festival
June
6 Chopin piano concerto no 2 (chamber version) with François du Toit – piano and Camerata Tinta Barocca Hermanus Festival
July
4 - 13 ◦ Dohnanyi C major Serenade with Gareth Lubbe – viola & Madeline Adkins - violin
◦ Bach Orchestral Suite in B minor with Demarre McGill – flute and SICMF faculty members
◦ Paul Hanmer “Game Reserve Effect” with Ferdinand Steiner – clarinet
◦ Reich “Triple Quartet” with Gareth Lubbe- viola, Frank Stadler & Alissa Margulis - violins
◦ Shostakovich/Derevianko Symphony no 15 with Luis Magalhães – piano, Allissa Margulis – violin and Rob Knopper, Dylan Tabisher & Cherilee Adams percussion
◦ Bottesini “Passione Amoroso” with Leon Bosch & Ruan Baartman – double basses and SICMF faculty members
◦ Kapustin concerto for violin, piano and orchestra with Luis Magalhães – piano, madeline Adkins – violin and SICMF faculty members
Stellenbosch International Chamber Music Festival
August
4 to 12 “Mozart zu Mittag” Chamber Music Festival in Romanischen Saal, Salzburg with Eberhard Staiger & Heidi Staiger – violins, Roman Paluch viola & Ferdinand Steiner – clarinet. Romanischen Saal, Salzburg
4 & 6 String Quintet KV 406 and Sinfonia Concertante KV 364 (sextet version)
5 & 7 works for clarinet and strings KV 317d, KV 316c & KV 622
11 & 12 String Quartets KV 499 & KV 590
19 Pinchas Zukerman – violin and conductor & Amanda Forsyth - cello with US Camerata Endler Hall Stellenbosch: Boccherini, Vivaldi, Mozart
29 Handel Theodora with L’Orfeo Baroque St Andrew’s Concert Series Cape Town
30 Handel Theodora with L’Orfeo Baroque Endler Hall Stellenbosch
September
10 Early Music with Camerata Tinta barocca. St Andrews Concert Series Cape Town
19 Camerata Tinta Barocca Simonstown Festival
20 Bach cello suites 1,2 & 3. St Andrews Concert Series Cape Town
26 Messaien - Quartet for the End of Time & Brahms clarinet trio with Kathy Tagg – piano, Suzanne Martens - violin, David Krakauer – clarinet. Endler Hall Stellenbosch
27 : Messaien - Quartet for the End of Time & Brahms clarinet trio with Kathy Tagg – piano, Suzanne Martens - violin, David Krakauer – clarinet Baxter Concert Hall. Cape Town Concert Series
29 Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations (original version South African premier) with Stuttgart Academic Orchestra Pretoria
October
2 Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations (original version South African premier) with Stuttgart Academic Orchestra East London
3 Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations (original version South African premier) with Stuttgart Academic Orchestra Port Elizabeth
6 Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations (original version South African premier) with Stuttgart Academic Orchestra Oude Libertas Stellenbosch
8 Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations (original version South African premier) with Stuttgart Academic Orchestra Endler Hall Stellenbosch
9 Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations (original version South African premier) with Stuttgart Academic Orchestra St Georges Cathedral Cape Town
14 David Earl Cor Anglais Quintet (World premier) – Amici Quartet & Carin Bam TBC
18 Early Music with Martin Berger Endler Hall Stellenbosch
24 Piano trios by Mendelssohn, Beethoven and Roosenschoon with Nina Schumann – piano, Suzanne Martens – violin. St Andrews Music Society Cape Town
31 Piano trios by Mendelssohn, Beethoven and Roosenschoon with Nina Schumann – piano, Suzanne Martens – violin. Fishhoek Music Society
November
December
1 String Quartets by Roosenschoon, Hofmeyr and Rajna with Amici String Quartet St Andrews Music Society Cape Town
7 Recital with Jams Colman. Sonatas by Klatzow, Beethoven and Brahms. Girton College, Cambridge


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