Upcoming Concerts

Chamber Music at Katara Esplanade: Music of The Gulf

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 7:00 pm
Katara Cultural Village Esplanade
There is no charge for this performance

Dmitri Torchinsky, violin
Islam Nour El-Hefnawy, violin
Islam Abd El-Aziz, viola
Hassan Moataz El Molla, cello
Sandor Onodi, double bass
Joris Laenen, trumpet
George Oro, percussion

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Dvořák’s New World Symphony

Antonio Carlos Gomes, from Guimarães Júnior, Luís. A. Carlos Gomes: perfil biographico. Rio de Janeiro : Typographia Perseverança, 1870.

Antônio Carlos Gomes, from Guimarães Júnior, Luís. A. Carlos Gomes: perfil biographico. Rio de Janeiro : Typographia Perseverança, 1870.

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

Claudio Cohen, conductor

Antônio Carlos Gomes: Overture Alvorada from Lo Schiavo
Heitor Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 7, A. 432
Antonín Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95 (From the New World)

This concert is a part of Qatar Brazil 2014 Year of Culture

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Chamber Music at Museum of Islamic Art: Music of The Gulf

Thursday, November 6, 2014, 6:00 pm
Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) Atrium
There is no charge for this performance

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A recent performance at the Museum of Islamic Art

Dmitri Torchinsky, violin
Islam Nour El-Hefnawy, violin
Islam Abd El-Aziz, viola
Hassan Moataz El Molla, cello
Sandor Onodi, double bass
Joris Laenen, trumpet
George Oro, percussion

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School Concerts: Peter and the Wolf

Wednesday, November 12, 2014, and Thursday, November 13, 2014, 9:00 and 11:00 am
Opera House, Katara Cultural Village Building 16 QR25
To buy tickets for your students call Khalid Al Naemi at 4454 8184 or email kalnaemi@qf.org.qa

Andreas Sebastian Weiser, conductor
Christoph Schmitz, narrator

Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67

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Chamber Music at Katara Esplanade: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik

Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 7:00 pm
Katara Cultural Village Esplanade
There is no charge for this performance

imageThe Doha String Quartet:
Nina Heidenreich, violin
Dmitri Torchinsky, violin
Andrea Mereutza, viola
Christoph Schmitz, cello

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 13 for Strings in G Major, KV 525 (Eine kleine Nachtmusik)
Jules Massenet: From Thaïs: Méditation
Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings

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Music From the Baroque

Saturday, November 22, 2014, 7:30 pm
Opera House, Katara Cultural Village Building 16 Buy Tickets QR75-200

Andreas Sebastian Weiser, conductor
Felicitas Fuchs, soprano
Matteo El Khodr, countertenor

George Frideric Handel: From The Royal Fireworks Music, HWV 351: Ouverture
George Frideric Handel: From Flavio, HWV 16: Ricordati, mio ben
George Frideric Handel: From Alcina, HWV 34: Overture
George Frideric Handel: From Alcina, HWV 34: Tornami a vagheggiar
Henry Purcell: From King Arthur, Z. 628: Overture
Henry Purcell: From King Arthur, Z. 628: The Cold Song
George Frideric Handel: From Acis and Galatea, HWV 49a: Happy we!
Johann Sebastian Bach: From Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: Ouverture
George Frideric Handel: From Rinaldo, HWV 7: Scherzano sul tuo volto
George Frideric Handel: From Rinaldo, HWV 7: Lascia ch’io pianga
George Frideric Handel: Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74: Eternal source of light divine
Alessandro Scarlatti: Rompe sprezza
Christoph Willibald Gluck: From Orfeo ed Euridice: Overture
Christoph Willibald Gluck: From Orfeo ed Euridice: J’ai perdu mon Euridice
George Frideric Handel: From Giulio Cesare, HWV 17: Caro! Bella!

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Chamber Music at Katara Esplanade: Bach’s Goldberg Variations

Bach by Elias Gottlob Haussmann, via Wikimedia Commons

Bach by Elias Gottlob Haussmann, via Wikimedia Commons

Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 7:00 pm
Katara Cultural Village Esplanade
There is no charge for this performance

Vitalii Pervushyn, violin
To be Named, Viola
Ruslan Umarov, cello

Johann Sebastian Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 (Arranged for String Trio by Dmitry Sitkovetsky)

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Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto

kitajenkoSaturday, November 29, 2014, 7:30 pm
Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC) Auditorium 3
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Dmitrij Kitajenko, conductor
Gerhard Oppitz, piano

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E Flat Major, Op. 73 (Emperor)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Manfred Symphony, Op. 58

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Chamber Music at Katara Esplanade: Greatest Hits for String Orchestra

Wednesday, December 3, 2014, 7:00 pm
Katara Cultural Village Esplanade
There is no charge for this performance

George Friedrich Handel and George I on the Thames for The Water Music, painted by Edouard Jean Conrad Hamman. Wikimedia Commons.

George Friedrich Handel and George I on the Thames for The Water Music, painted by Edouard Jean Conrad Hamman

Lorena Manescu, violin
Islam Nour El-Hefnawy, violin
Raluca Stancel, violin
Merve Kenet-Bulun, viola
Ines Wein, viola
Hassan Moataz El Molla, cello
Radu L. Mihaescu, double bass
Ferdinand Schäfer, percussion

George Frideric Handel: Selections from Water Music
Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings
Tomaso Albinoni (attributed): Adagio in G Minor
Johann Pachelbel: Canon in D
Johann Sebastian Bach: From Orchestral Suite No. 3, BWV 1068: Air

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Chamber Music at Museum of Islamic Art: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik

Thursday, December 4, 2014, 6:00 pm
Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) Atrium
There is no charge for this performance

The Doha String Quartet

The Doha String Quartet:
Nina Heidenreich, violin
Dmitri Torchinsky, violin
Andrea Mereutza, viola
Christoph Schmitz, cello

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 13 for Strings in G Major, KV 525 (Eine kleine Nachtmusik)
Jules Massenet: From Thaïs: Méditation

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Bartók’s Concerto for Orchestra

Alastair Willis (Todd Rosenberg Photography)

Alastair Willis (Todd Rosenberg Photography)

Saturday, December 6, 2014, 7:30 pm
Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC) Auditorium 3 Buy Tickets QR100

Alastair Willis, conductor
Vadym Kholodenko, piano

Giuseppe Verdi: Overture to La Forza del Destino
Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Major, Op. 26
Béla Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra

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