ZêzereArts Festival Programme 2018

The ZêzereArts Festival 2018 will run from the 16th July to the 4th of August with concerts performed almost every day.

Exhibition by Create Portugal

Posto de Turismo, Dornes | July 16th - Sept. 1st
Open: 10.00 - 13.00 and 14.00 - 18.00 Daily

Inauguration - Monday July 16th | 17.00H

All welcome to the inauguration - drinks and light snacks will be served.

followed by:

Early Evening Choral Concert

ZêzereArts Vocal Chamber Ensembles and Festival Choir

Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Pranto - Dornes | Monday July 16th | 18.30H

Programme to include:

Cantemos - Lajos Bárdos
Mozart - Selected Movements from Missa Brevis K275
Alexander Gretchaninoff - Nunc Dimittis

ZêzereArts Festival Choir
Conductors - Aoife Hiney, Pedro Correia

Music for the 'Imperfect' Chapels

Capelas Imperfeitas - Mosteiro da Batalha | Tuesday July 17th | 21.00H

Sextet for Strings Op 65 - Joly Braga Santos
Transfigured Night Op 4 - Arnold Schoenberg

Lopes Graça Quartet with Leonor Braga Santos e Irene Lima

Late Night around the Piano - TBC

Tuesday July 17th | 22.00H

Informal recital of music for voice and piano given by students of the Solo Song Masterclasses

Choral Concert

Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Graça, Tomar | Wednesday July 18th | 21.00H

Cantemos - Lajos Bárdos
Alexander Gretchaninoff - Nunc Dimittis
Mozart - Missa Brevis in Bb K275

ZêzereArts Festival Choir
ZêzereArts Ensemble
Conductors - Aoife Hiney, Pedro Correia

Orchestral Concert -TBC

Centro Cultural, Ferreira do Zêzere | Thursday July 19th | 21.00H

Choral Concert

Charola - Convento de Cristo, Tomar | Friday July 20th | 18.30H

Brockham Choral (UK)
Conductor Patrick Barrett

Music for the 'Imperfect' Chapel

Capelas Imperfeitas - Mosteiro da Batalha | Friday July 20th | 21.00H

Students and Teachers from the ZêzereArts Strings Masterclasses

Symphonic Choral Concert

Claustro D. João III - Convento de Cristo, Tomar | Saturday July 21st | 21.00H

Charles Gounod - Gallia
New work written for ZêzereArts by 2018 composer in residence David Miguel
Antonín Dvořák - Dědicové Bílé hory (The Heirs of the White Mountain)

ZêzereArts Symphonic Chorus
Solo Soprano - Isabel Alcobia
Conductor - Brian MacKay

Recital

Praia de Ribatejo | Vila Nova da Barquinha | Sunday July 22nd | 16.00H

Students and Teachers from the ZêzereArts Strings Masterclasses

Music for the 'Imperfect' Chapels

Capelas Imperfeitas - Mosteiro da Batalha | July 25th | 21.00H

Óphelie Gaillard - Violoncelo

Concerto

Claustro D. João III - Convento de Cristo, Tomar  | Thursday July 26th | 21.00H

Serenade for Strings - Tchaikovsky with music by Vivaldi and Mozart

Recital

Cine-Teatro Paraíso, Tomar | Friday July 27th | 14.00H

Students from the Strings Masterclasses

Concerto

Almourol Castle - Vila Nova da Barquinha  | Friday July 27th | 22.00H

Serenade for Strings - Tchaikovsky with music by Vivaldi and Mozart

Gala Concert

Igreja Matriz de Areias - Ferreira do Zêzere | Saturday July 28th | 21.00H

Opera - The Marriage of Figaro - Mozart

Cineteatro Ivone Silva - Ferreira do Zêzere | Friday August 3rd | 21.00H
Cineteatro Ivone Silva - Ferreira do Zêzere | Saturday August 4th | 21.00H

All performances are free entry.