Upcoming Concerts

Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony—On Sale

Saturday, April 19, 2014, 7:30 pm

Opera House, Katara Cultural Village Building 16 Buy Tickets QR75-200

DSC_0012Han-Na Chang, music director
Lilya Zilberstein, piano

Jamal A. Hosn: Two Arabic Dances
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 in E Minor, Op. 64

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Tchaikovsky’s Pathétique Symphony—On Sale

Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:30 pm
Opera House, Katara Cultural Village Building 16 Buy Tickets QR75-200

DSC_0043Han-Na Chang, music director

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 25 in G Minor, K. 183 (173dB)
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74 (Pathétique)

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Grieg Piano Concerto—On Sale

Thursday, May 1, 2014, 7:30 pm
Opera House, Katara Cultural Village Building 16 Buy Tickets QR75-200

Sveinung Bjelland

Sveinung Bjelland

George Pehlivanian, conductor
Sveinung Bjelland, piano

Ahmed El Saedi: Symphonic Prologue for Large Orchestra (World Premiere)
Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16
Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 7 in C Major, Op. 60 (Leningrad)

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Chamber Music at Museum of Islamic Art: Weber and Verdi

Thursday, May 8, 2014, 6:00 pm
Museum of Islamic Arts Atrium
There is no charge for this performance

DSC_0301Eugen Bold, violin
Lorena Manescu, violin
Merve Kenet-Bulun, viola
Hassan Moataz El Molla, cello
Rony Moser, clarinet

Carl Maria von Weber: Clarinet Quintet, Op. 34, J. 182
Giuseppe Verdi: String Quartet in E Minor

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Carmina Burana and The Planets in QNCC—On Sale

Sunday, May 11, 2014, 7:30 pm
Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC) Theatre Buy Tickets QR50-100
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Conductor and Guest Artists

Venus 1 (c) JPL & NASAresized

Alastair Willis, conductor
Anya Matanovic, soprano
Marcus Shelton, tenor
Jochen Kupfer, baritone
Qatar Philharmonic Children‘s Choir
MDR Radio Choir of Leipzig

Program

Gustav Holst: The Planets, Op. 32

A film made by Duncan Copp, The Planets: An HD Odyssey, which uses the latest NASA footage, will be shown during the performance. “Astonishing” [The New York Times]

Carl Orff: Carmina Burana

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The Seasons of Haydn—On Sale

Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 7:30 pm
Opera House, Katara Cultural Village Building 16 Buy Tickets QR75-200

Felicitas Fuchs, with the MDR Radio Choir of Leipzig in the background

Felicitas Fuchs and the MDR Radio Choir of Leipzig

Howard Arman, conductor
Felicitas Fuchs, soprano
Andrew Staples, tenor
Reinhard Hagen, bass
MDR Radio Choir of Leipzig

Franz Josef Haydn: The Seasons (Die Jahreszeiten), H. 21/3

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World Premiere of Khalifé’s Ghinaïa —On Sale

Sunday, May 18, 2014, 7:30 pm
Opera House, Katara Cultural Village Building 16 Buy Tickets QR75-200

Marcel Khalife

Marcel Khalife

Howard Arman, conductor
Marcel Khalifé, soloist
MDR Radio Choir of Leipzig

Marcel Khalifé: Ghinaïa

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Pictures at an Exhibition—On Sale

Saturday, May 24, 2014, 7:30 pm
Opera House, Katara Cultural Village Building 16 Buy Tickets QR75-200

Conductor

DSC_0031Han-Na Chang, music director

Program

Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46
Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No. 2, Op. 55
Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition (orchestrated Maurice Ravel)

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World Premiere of The Zone by Rami Khalifé

Saturday, May 31, 2014, 7:30 pm
Opera House, Katara Cultural Village Building 16 Buy Tickets QR75-200

Hassan Moataz El Molla

Hassan Moataz El Molla

Han-Na Chang, music director
Hassan Moataz El Molla, cello

Rami Khalifé: The Zone—for solo cello and orchestra
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 27

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Chamber Music at Museum of Islamic Art: Schubert Octet

Thursday, June 5, 2014, 6:00 pm
Museum of Islamic Arts Atrium
There is no charge for this performance

Eugen Bold, violin
Taehyun Kim, violin
Merve Kenet-Bulun, viola
Hassan Moataz El Molla, cello
Radu Mihaescu, double bass
Rony Moser, clarinet
Yoshiko Koyama, bassoon
Gideon Seidenberg, horn

Franz Schubert: Octet in F Major, D. 803

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Beethoven’s Eroica Symphony–On Sale

Saturday, June 7, 2014, 7:30 pm
Opera House, Katara Cultural Village Building 16 Buy Tickets QR75-200

Benjamin Schmid [photo by Marco Borggreve]

Benjamin Schmid [photo by Marco Borggreve]

Han-Na Chang, music director
Benjamin Schmid, violin

Behzad Ranjbaran: The Sunrise from Seemorgh (part of The Persian Trilogy)
Erich Korngold: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E Flat Major, Op.55 (Eroica)

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