2006 Tuscan Sun Festival

Performances

August 2006

On Tour

09 Wed

Piazza Signorelli

Cortona

Location

Program

Berlioz
Roman Carnival
Brahms
Double Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102
Dvorak
Romance in F minor, Op. 11
Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36
Conductor:

Stéphane Denève

Guest Artists:

Pinchas Zukerman, Violin

Amanda Forsyth, Cello

2006 Tuscan Sun Festival

On Tour

11 Fri

Piazza Signorelli

Cortona

Location

Program

Verdi
Overture from La forza del destino
Dvorak
Cello Concerto
Bizet
Overture from Carmen
Tchaikovsky
Iolantha's arioso from Iolantha
Borodin
Prince Igor's aria
Puccini
"O mio babbino caro" from Gianni Schicchi
Bizet
Escamillo's aria from Carmen
Puccini
Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut
Leoncavallo
Duet "Nedda... Silvio a quest' ora" from I Pagliacci
Conductor:

Teodor Currentzis

Guest Artists:

Anna Netrebko, Soprano

Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Baritone

Nina Kotova, Cello

2006 Tuscan Sun Festival

On Tour

13 Sun

Piazza Signorelli

Cortona

Location

Program

Tchaikovsky
Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Szymanowski
Sinfonia Concertante
Ravel
Daphnis and Chloe Suite No. 2
Conductor:

Stéphane Denève

Guest Artists:

Joshua Bell, Violin

Piotr Anderszewski, Piano

2006 Tuscan Sun Festival

On Tour

17 Thu

Teatro Signorelli

Cortono

Location

Program

Mozart
Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major, K.414
Dvorak
Serenade in E major, op. 22
Vivaldi
The Four Seasons, op. 8
Bartok
Romanian Folk Dances
Conductor:

Tamás Vásáry

Guest Artist:

Sarah Chang, Violin

2006 Tuscan Sun Festival

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