ZêzereArts Festival Programme 2019

Recital - Violin and Piano with Lyric Song

Auditório Fernando Lopes-Graça, Canto Firme, Tomar | Sunday July 14th | 18.30H

Featuring Students from Ilya Grubert's violin masterclasses and Students from Brian MacKay's Lyric Song masterclasses - advanced students with Stefano Amitrano - Piano

Concerto CriaSons - Fernando Lapa (Composer in Residence) and Cândido Lima

Biblioteca Municipal António Cartaxo Fonseca, Tomar | Monday July 15th | 18.30H

Ana Cláudia de Assiz, Natasa Sibalic, Eliot Lawson, Paulo Gaspar, Katharine Rawdon, Catherine Strynckx, Luís Pacheco Cunha, Adriano Aguiar, Brian MacKay, Ensemble Vocal ZêzereArts.

Fernando Valente - Sonata 'Fracta' - violino e piano                           
António Sousa Dias - 5 Circunstâncias - clarinete, piano     
Pascal Dusapin - Canto - soprano, violoncelo, clarinete                              
Fernando Lapa - Poemas de Amor e de Neblina - coro, clarinete, quarteto de cordas, piano
Candido Lima - Cadernos de Invenções – tutti

Choral Concert

Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Graça, Tomar | Tuesday July 16th | 21.00H

Mozart - Missa Solemnis "Waisenhausmesse" KV 139

ZêzereArts Festival Choir
ZêzereArts Ensemble
Conductor - Pedro Correia

Early Evening Vocal Concert

Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Pranto - Dornes | Wednesday July 17th | 18.30H

ZêzereArts Vocal Chamber Ensembles

followed by:

Exhibition by Els Smulders-Waijers

"Images of ZêzereArts"

Posto de Turismo, Dornes | July 17th - Sept. 1st
Open: 10.00 - 13.00 and 14.00 - 18.00 Daily

Inauguration - Wednesday July 17th | 20.00H

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

"Tea with Paganini"

Cultural Centre, Vila Nova da Barquinha | 18 de Julho | 15.00 - 18.00H

Lecture / Recital with Jack Glatzer bringing life to the Paganini Caprices

(Members of the public are welcome to attend all or part of this event)

Choral Concert

Charola - Convento de Cristo, Tomar | Thursday July 18th | 18.30H TBC

Cuore Chamber Choir - Ireland - ZêzereArts Featured Choir 2019
Conductor - Amy Ryan

Programme:

I Will Greatly Rejoice, Knut Nystedt
O nata lux , Ben Parry
Iustitiae Domini , Alessandro Scarlatti
Kyrie, Joost Slingerland
Agnus Dei, Joost Slingerland
Lamentaciones de Jeremías Propheta , Op. 14, Alberto Ginastera
Ay mi Dios , Pedro de Cristo
Mia Smirnia sto parathiri , arr. by Yannis Constantinidis
Dieu, qu'il la fait bon regarder , Claude Débussy
Sagastipean , Javier Busto (b.1949)

Choral Concert - Waves of Sound

Enter a world of living surround sound created in the moment for the moment. Experience the power of the human voice as a multiphonic instrument.

Claustro D. João III - Convento de Cristo, Tomar | Friday July 19th | 21.00H

Programme:

Tavener - Song for Athene
Marenzio - Super Flumina Babylonis
Fernando Lapa (Composer in Residence 2019) - O Único Poeta da Natureza - World premiere of new work written for ZêzereArts Festival
Enda Bates - Sea Swell
W. Buchenberg - Klangfelder Raumschwingungen Oszillationen
Thomas Tallis - Spem in Alium

ZêzereArts Festival Choir
Cuore Chamber Choir
Voz Nua
ZêzereArts Vocal Ensemble
ZêzereArts Instrumental Ensemble

Choral Concert - Waves of Sound

Enter a world of living surround sound created in the moment for the moment. Experience the power of the human voice as a multiphonic instrument.

Capelas Imperfeitas - Mosteiro da Batalha | Saturday July 20th | 19.00H

Programme:

Tavener - Song for Athene
Marenzio - Super Flumina Babylonis
Fernando Lapa (Composer in Residence 2019) - O Único Poeta da Natureza -New work written for ZêzereArts Festival
Enda Bates - Sea Swell
W. Buchenberg - Klangfelder Raumschwingungen Oszillationen
Thomas Tallis - Spem in Alium

ZêzereArts Festival Choir
Cuore Chamber Choir
Voz Nua
ZêzereArts Vocal Ensemble
ZêzereArts Instrumental Ensemble

Recital

Igreja Matriz de Tancos, Vila Nova da Barquinha | Sunday July 21st | 16.00H

Chamber Music Recital featuring Students from the ZêzereArts Strings Masterclasses with Stefano Amitrano - Piano

Recital

Biblioteca Municipal António Cartaxo Fonseca, Tomar | Tuesday July 23rd | 18.30H

Double Bass Recital featuring students from Jiří Hudec's masterclasses with pianist Ana Queroz

Recital

Igreja Matriz de Beco - Ferreira do Zêzere | Wednesday July 24th | 21.00H

Chamber Music Recital featuring students and teachers from the ZêzereArts Strings Masterclasses

Baroque Ensembles (directed by – Brian MacKay)
Matilde Loureiro – works for Solo Violino by Bach and Kurtag.

Concerto

Claustro D. João III - Convento de Cristo, Tomar  | Thursday July 25th | 21.00H

André Lacerda - Tenor
Nuno Cunha - Trompa
ZêzereArts Festival Orchestra

Bartok - Divertimento
Britten - Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings
Britten - Simple Symphony
Mozart - Divertimento K251

Recital

Cine-Teatro Paraíso, Tomar | Friday July 26th | 15.00H

Students from the Strings Masterclasses with Ana Queroz - Piano

Concerto

Almourol Castle - Vila Nova da Barquinha  | Friday July 26th | 22.00H

André Lacerda - Tenor
Nuno Cunha - Trompa
ZêzereArts Festival Orchestra

Bartok - Divertimento
Britten - Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings
Britten - Simple Symphony
Mozart - Divertimento K251

Closing Concert

Igreja Matriz de Areias - Ferreira do Zêzere | Saturday July 27th | 21.00H

ZêzereArts Festival Orchestra
Musicamera Opera Ensemble

Bartok - Divertimento
Koussevitsky – Concerto for Double Bass – Allegro
Bottesini – Concerto for Double Bass nº 2, em si m
Excertos de "Giraldo e Samira" - Ópera nova de Amílcar Vasques-Dias
Britten - Simple Symphony

All performances are free entry.