La Renaissance 2012. Programme


II International Festival of Music and Dance
La RENAISSANCE 

Themes and Variations

Alta Capella early wind instruments ensemble and others…

 14th, January (Sat) 7 p.m.

State Art Research Institute
The Mirror Hall (5, Kozitsky lane)

Isacco Colombo (Italy)

Performing practice in the Renaissance ensemble of wind instruments: significance of improvisation
Lection

Entrance ticket 100 rub.


15th, January (Sun) 2 p.m.

Moscow State P.I. Tchaikovsky Conservatoire
Rakhmaninov Hall (11, Bolshaya Nikitskaya str.)

Cançon de pifari

Isacco Colombo, Italy (shawm, bombard, tabor-pipe, bagpipes)

Alta Capella
Early wind instruments ensemble
(Artistic director Ivan Velikanov)

Time of Dance
Historical dance ensemble
(Artistic director Natalia Kaidanovskaya)

The programme includes: music from Italian, Spanish, German and Dutch manuscripts of the 15th-16th centuries; Francisco de la Torre, Francisco Guerrero, Guglielmo Ebreo da Pesaro, Jacobus Gallus, and also unknown authors; dances from collections of Thoinot Arbeau and Pierre Attaingnant

Tickets: at the Conservatoire booking-offices
Tel.: (495) 629 9401


22th, January (Sun) 2 p.m.

Moscow State P.I. Tchaikovsky Conservatoire
Rakhmaninov Hall (11, Bolshaya Nikitskaya str.)

Concert in memory of Montserrat Figueras (1942–2011)

Andrew Lawrence-King,Great Britain (renaissance harp)

Maria Batova (soprano)

Tigran Matinyan (tenor)

Alta Capella
Early wind instruments ensemble
(Artistic director Ivan Velikanov)

Questa Musica
Soloists of ensemble
(Artistic director Maria Grilikhes)

The programme includes: Spanish music of four centuries (the 14th-17th) – Alfonso the X of Castile, Juan del Encina, Luys de Narváez, Diego Ortiz

Tickets: at the Conservatoire booking-offices
Tel.: (495) 629 9401


29th, January (Sun) 2 p.m.

Moscow State P.I. Tchaikovsky Conservatoire
Conference Hall (11, Bolshaya Nikitskaya str., Rakhmaninov Hall building)

William Dongois, France

Methods of adoption and investigation of Renaissance improvisation. Art of diminution
Lection

Free entrance

 


31th, January (Tue) 7 p.m.

Moscow State P.I. Tchaikovsky Conservatoire
Rakhmaninov Hall (11, Bolshaya Nikitskaya str.)

Geste improvisatoire

William Dongois, France (zink)

Stefan Legée, France (sackbut)

Alta Capella
Early wind instruments ensemble
(Artistic director Ivan Velikanov)

The programme includes: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Orlando di Lasso, Cypriano de Rore, and other composers of the 16th century, as well as old and modern diminutions on their themes

Tickets: at the Conservatoire booking-offices
Tel.: (495) 629 9401


3rd, February (Fri)

Moscow State P.I. Tchaikovsky Conservatoire
Rakhmaninov Hall Building, room 308
(11, Bolshaya Nikitskaya str.)

6 p.m.

Véronique Daniels, France

Dances of the 15th century: genres, interpretation potentialities, notation of accompaniment. Treatise «De la arte di ballare et danzare» by Domenico da Piacenza
Lection

7.30 p.m.

Guillermo Pérez, Spain

Landini’s musical portrait: finding a medieval organetto playing
Lection


4th, February (Sat) 7 p.m.

«Na Kislovke» concert-hall
(4, Bolshoi Kislovsky lane, build. 2)

Libro de buen amor

Guillermo Pérez, Spain (organetto)

The programme includes: music of the times of «Libro de buen amor» by Juan Ruiz, Archpriest of Hita (Spain, the 14th century)

Tickets at the entrance (300, 200 rub.)
Booking: (495) 691 0092


5th, February (Sun) 6 p.m.

Closing of the Festival

Central Music School
Concert Hall
(4, Maly Kislovsky lane, build. 5)

 Bel reguardo

Véronique Daniels, France (historical dance)

Guillermo Pérez, Spain (medieval organ-portativ)

Alta Capella
Early wind instruments ensemble
(Artistic director Ivan Velikanov)

Time of Dance
Historical dance ensemble
(Artistic director Natalia Kaidanovskaya)

The programme includes: Italian dances of the times of Sandro Botticelli and Leonardo da Vinci, virtuosic instrumental music of the Early Renaissance

Tickets at the entrance (400, 300, 200 rub.)
Booking: (495) 691 0092; +7 (915) 250 6569


Workshops

for students of music educational institutions and all comers:

11-14, February
Playing early reed wind instruments (shawms, dulcian, bagpipes) – prof. Isacco Colombo

27-30, January
Playing zink and sackbut – prof. William Dongois and prof. Stefan Legée

1-4, February
Medieval key instruments, organetto – prof. Guillermo Pérez
Hictorical dance – prof. Véronique Daniels


Contacts: Julia Pushkina (project manager)
worcester@rambler.ru
+7 915 250 6569

Artistic Director of the Festival – Ivan VELIKANOV