Kissinger Piano Olympics

14th Kissinger Piano Olympics

October 6th to 9th 2016

Th., October 6th, 7:30 p.m., Annika Treutler

  • Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for Piano No. 3 in C major op. 2 No. 3
  • Sergei Prokofiev: Ten Piano Pieces op. 12
  • Johannes Brahms: Variations and Fugue in B flat major on a theme by George Frideric Handel op. 24 

Fr., October 7th, 7:30 p.m., Thomas Schuch

  • Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 6 in D minor BWV 811
  • Maurice Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin 
  • Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for Piano No. 13 in E flat major op. 27 No. 1 ("Sonata quasi una Fantasia") 
  • Franz Liszt: Mephisto Waltz No. 1, p. 110 No. 2 ("The Dance in the Village Tavern") Episode from Lenau's "Faust
  • Frédéric Chopin: Barcarolle op. 60

Sa., October 8th, 11 a.m., Kaan Baysal

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonata for Piano No. 8 in A minor, K. 310
  • Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for Piano No. 8 in C minor, op. 13 ("Pathétique") 
  • Robert Schumann: "Kinderszenen" for piano op. 15 
  • Frédéric Chopin: Etude in A flat major op. 25 No.1, E major op. 10 No. 3 ("Tristesse") and Scherzo No. 2 in B flat minor, op. 31

Sa., October 8th, 3:30 p.m., Julian Trevelyan

  • Johann Sebastian Bach: Chaconne from the Partita for solo violin No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004, version for piano by Ferruccio Busoni
  • Gabriel Fauré: Valse-Caprice No. 1, op. 30 
  • Maurice Ravel: Gaspard de la nuit, Trois poèmes pour piano d'après Aloysius Bertrand 
  • Pierre Boulez: Douze Notations 
  • Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for piano No. 32 in C minor op. 111 

Sa., October 8th, 7:30 p.m., Elisabeth Brauß

  • Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for Piano No. 7 in D major op. 10 No. 3 
  • Sergei Prokofiev: Sonata for Piano No. 2 in D minor op. 14 
  • Frédéric Chopin: Ballade for Piano No. 1 in G minor op. 23 and No. 2 in F major op. 38 
  • Franz Liszt: Après une Lecture de Dante, Fantasia quasi Sonata (No. 7 from Années de Pèlerinage, 2me année: Italie, p. 161) 

Su., October 9th, 11 a.m., Nikolay Khozyainov

  • Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for Piano No. 31 in A flat major op. 110  
  • Frédéric Chopin:
    • Valse in A flat major op. 69 No. 1 ("Farewell Waltz") and B minor op. 69 No. 2 
    • Berceuse op. 57
    • Ballade for Piano No. 2 in F major op. 38 
  • Robert Schumann: Arabesque for piano C major op. 18 and Fantasy C major op. 17 

Su., October 9​​​​​​​th, 6 p.m., Final Concert with all six Participants

Nikolay Khozyainov: 

  • Maurice Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte
  • Frédéric Chopin: Nocturne No. 1 in C sharp minor op. 27  
  • Ferruccio Busoni: Carmen 

Kaan Bysal: 

  • Frédéric Chopin: Scherzo No. 2 in B flat minor op. 31

Annika Treutler: 

  • Sergei Prokofiev: From 10 Pieces No. 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 9 and 10 

Elisabeth Brauß: 

  • Frédéric Chopin: Ballade No. 1 in G minor op. 23 and No. 2 in F major op. 38

Julian Trevelyan: 

  •  Frank Martin: 8 Préludes pour le piano

Thomas Schuch:

  •  Franz Liszt: Mephisto Waltz No. 1