Events - Past

Reduta
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Friday, 29 April 2016 - 9:30 AM
Presenter: Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 2 (in the style of Vivaldi)
Ensemble: Slovak Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Ewald Danel
Arranger: Peter Breiner
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 4
Ensemble: Slovak Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Ewald Danel
Slovak National Theater
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Thursday, 21 April 2016 - 7:00 PM
Sixteen orchestral suite dances by New York based Slovak composer and musician Peter Breiner based on Slovak folk songs and similar suites by other composers – Bartok, Dvorak, Brahms, Beethoven, Kodály and Borodin and others. This metamorphosis of the many layers in Breiner’s musical language contains elements of jazz, folk and improvisation. This music inspired by sixteen folk songs – – mainly from Eastern Slovakia – is full of colourful contrasts, energy, humour and unusual instrumentation.

This dramatised version of the suite is choreographed and directed by a young Slovak choreographer who has already successfully established herself in Europe – Natalie Horecna. Her contemporary choreography – influenced by impulses from the world – enriches Slovak dance with a new, modern dimension of dance.
Presenter: Ballet of the Slovak National Theatre
Breiner: Slovak Dances (16)
Artists: Milan Rendos (Flute); Stanislav Paluch (Violin); Boris Lenko (Accordion)
Ensemble: Ballet and Orchestra of the Slovak National Theater
Conductors: Peter Breiner; Peter Valentovic
Slovak National Theater
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Sunday, 17 April 2016 - 5:00 PM
Sixteen orchestral suite dances by New York based Slovak composer and musician Peter Breiner based on Slovak folk songs and similar suites by other composers – Bartok, Dvorak, Brahms, Beethoven, Kodály and Borodin and others. This metamorphosis of the many layers in Breiner’s musical language contains elements of jazz, folk and improvisation. This music inspired by sixteen folk songs – – mainly from Eastern Slovakia – is full of colourful contrasts, energy, humour and unusual instrumentation.

This dramatised version of the suite is choreographed and directed by a young Slovak choreographer who has already successfully established herself in Europe – Natalie Horecna. Her contemporary choreography – influenced by impulses from the world – enriches Slovak dance with a new, modern dimension of dance.
Presenter: Ballet of the Slovak National Theatre
Breiner: Slovak Dances (16)
Artists: Milan Rendos (Flute); Stanislav Paluch (Violin); Boris Lenko (Accordion)
Ensemble: Ballet and Orchestra of the Slovak National Theater
Conductors: Peter Breiner; Peter Valentovic
Slovak National Theater
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Wednesday, 24 February 2016 - 7:00 PM
Sixteen orchestral suite dances by New York based Slovak composer and musician Peter Breiner based on Slovak folk songs and similar suites by other composers – Bartok, Dvorak, Brahms, Beethoven, Kodály and Borodin and others. This metamorphosis of the many layers in Breiner’s musical language contains elements of jazz, folk and improvisation. This music inspired by sixteen folk songs – – mainly from Eastern Slovakia – is full of colourful contrasts, energy, humour and unusual instrumentation.

This dramatised version of the suite is choreographed and directed by a young Slovak choreographer who has already successfully established herself in Europe – Natalie Horecna. Her contemporary choreography – influenced by impulses from the world – enriches Slovak dance with a new, modern dimension of dance.
Presenter: Ballet of the Slovak National Theatre
Breiner: Slovak Dances (16)
Artists: Milan Rendos (Flute); Stanislav Paluch (Violin); Boris Lenko (Accordion)
Ensemble: Ballet and Orchestra of the Slovak National Theater
Conductors: Peter Breiner; Peter Valentovic
Slovak National Theater
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Saturday, 20 February 2016 - 7:00 PM
Sixteen orchestral suite dances by New York based Slovak composer and musician Peter Breiner based on Slovak folk songs and similar suites by other composers – Bartok, Dvorak, Brahms, Beethoven, Kodály and Borodin and others. This metamorphosis of the many layers in Breiner’s musical language contains elements of jazz, folk and improvisation. This music inspired by sixteen folk songs – – mainly from Eastern Slovakia – is full of colourful contrasts, energy, humour and unusual instrumentation.

This dramatised version of the suite is choreographed and directed by a young Slovak choreographer who has already successfully established herself in Europe – Natalie Horecna. Her contemporary choreography – influenced by impulses from the world – enriches Slovak dance with a new, modern dimension of dance.
Presenter: Ballet of the Slovak National Theatre
Breiner: Slovak Dances (16)
Artists: Milan Rendos (Flute); Stanislav Paluch (Violin); Boris Lenko (Accordion)
Ensemble: Ballet and Orchestra of the Slovak National Theater
Conductors: Peter Breiner; Peter Valentovic
Slovak National Theater
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Friday, 19 February 2016 - 7:00 PM
Sixteen orchestral suite dances by New York based Slovak composer and musician Peter Breiner based on Slovak folk songs and similar suites by other composers – Bartok, Dvorak, Brahms, Beethoven, Kodály and Borodin and others. This metamorphosis of the many layers in Breiner’s musical language contains elements of jazz, folk and improvisation. This music inspired by sixteen folk songs – – mainly from Eastern Slovakia – is full of colourful contrasts, energy, humour and unusual instrumentation.

This dramatised version of the suite is choreographed and directed by a young Slovak choreographer who has already successfully established herself in Europe – Natalie Horecna. Her contemporary choreography – influenced by impulses from the world – enriches Slovak dance with a new, modern dimension of dance.
Presenter: Ballet of the Slovak National Theatre
Breiner: Slovak Dances (16)
Artists: Milan Rendos (Flute); Stanislav Paluch (Violin); Boris Lenko (Accordion)
Ensemble: Ballet and Orchestra of the Slovak National Theater
Conductors: Peter Breiner; Peter Valentovic
Pjazza Teatru Rjal
Valletta, Malta
Saturday, 30 January 2016 - 12:00 PM
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 1 (in the style of Handel)
Ensemble: Gliarchiensemble
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 2 (in the style of Vivaldi)
Ensemble: Gliarchiensemble
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 4
Ensemble: Gliarchiensemble
Auditorio David Russell
Vigo, Spain
Thursday, 28 January 2016 - 7:00 PM
Presenter: Conservatorio Profesional de Música de Vigo
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 1 (in the style of Handel)
Ensemble: Orquesta Senior del Conservatorio Profesional de Música de Vigo
Conductor: José M. Fernández Rosado
Symphony Space: Peter Jay Sharp Hall
New York City, New York
Thursday, 10 September 2015 - 7:30 PM
Presenter: Turken Foundation
Kanca: Ornament Ouverture
Ensemble: International Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner
Lalo: Symphonie espagnole for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 21
Artist: Yigit Karatas
Ensemble: International Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner
Borenstein: Concerto for Cello and String Orchestra
Artist: Gjilberta Lucaj (Cello)
Ensemble: International Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner
Sant Pere de Sallavinera
Barcelona, Spain
Saturday, 4 July 2015 - 10:00 PM
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 2 (in the style of Vivaldi)
Ensemble: Orquestra Nacional Clàssica d'Andorra
Conductor: Gerard Claret
Arranger: Peter Breiner
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 4
Ensemble: Orquestra Nacional Clàssica d'Andorra
Conductor: Gerard Claret
Castello Casale
Monferrato, Italy
Sunday, 28 June 2015 - 9:30 PM
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 1 (in the style of Handel)
Ensemble: Gliarchiensemble
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 2 (in the style of Vivaldi)
Ensemble: Gliarchiensemble
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 4
Ensemble: Gliarchiensemble
Chateau Valrose
Nice, France
Friday, 12 June 2015 - 7:30 PM
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 1 (in the style of Handel)
Ensemble: Opéra Nice Côte d'Azur
Conductor: Frédéric Deloche
Reduta: Koncertna sien SF
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Wednesday, 24 September 2014 - 7:30 PM
Presenter: Bratislava Music Festival
Breiner: Slovak Dances (16)
Artists: Milan Rendos (Flute); Stanislav Paluch (Violin); Boris Lenko (Accordion)
Ensemble: Triango
Arrangers: Peter Breiner; Stanislav Paluch
Circolo Unione di Ferrara
Ferrara, Italy
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 - 6:00 PM
Presenter: Circolo Unione di Ferrara
Breiner: To Dear Mr Bach on his Birthday
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Albéniz: Leyenda (Asturias)
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Piazzolla: Etudes Tanguistiques (6)
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Zaborov: Improvisation
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Cohen: Blues Etude
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Soukhovetski: Postcard from the Edge
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Zocher: Rock Ethic
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Chiesa di S. Fermo Maggiore
Verona, Italy
Monday, 8 September 2014 - 8:00 PM
Presenter: Salieri-Zinetti Festival
Breiner: To Dear Mr Bach on his Birthday
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Stravinsky: Berceuse
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Prokofiev: March from "Love for the Three Oranges"
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Albéniz: Leyenda (Asturias)
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Alfano: Nenia and Scherzino for Violin and Piano
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Piazzolla: Etudes Tanguistiques (6)
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Duke: Homage to Offenbach
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Cohen: Blues Etude
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Piazzolla: Decarisimo
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Clarke: Chinese Puzzle
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Zocher: Rock Ethic
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Cohen: Blues Etude
Artist: Elmira Darvarova (Violin)
Performed on 8 Sep 2014
Synagoga
Presov, Slovak Republic
Thursday, 28 August 2014 - 7:00 PM
Presenter: Artis Festival
Breiner: Slovak Dances (16)
Artists: Milan Rendos (Flute); Stanislav Paluch (Violin); Boris Lenko (Accordion)
Ensemble: Triango
Synagogue
Liptovsky Mikulas, Slovak Republic
Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 7:30 PM
Presenter: Mosty - Gesharim
Breiner: Slovak Dances (16)
Artists: Jiri Stivin (Flute); Gyula Babos (Guitar); Marcin Olak (Guitar); Stanislav Paluch (Violin); Boris Lenko (Accordion)
Arrangers: Peter Breiner; Stanislav Paluch
First United Methodist Church
Cedar Falls, Iowa
Saturday, 26 July 2014 - 7:30 PM
Presenter: Cedar Valley Chamber Music Festival
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 3 (in the style of J.S. Bach)
Artist: Michelle Cheramy (Flute)
Ensemble: Cedar Valley Chamber Music Festival Orchestra
Conductor: Jason Weinberger
Jardins de Gualba
Barcelona, Spain
Friday, 25 July 2014 - 10:00 PM
Presenter: Associacio amics de la musica de Gualba
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 1 (in the style of Handel)
Ensemble: Orquestra Nacional Clàssica d'Andorra
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 2 (in the style of Vivaldi)
Ensemble: Orquestra Nacional Clàssica d'Andorra
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 4
Ensemble: Orquestra Nacional Clàssica d'Andorra
Complesso Monumentale di Sant'Anna - GAM
Palermo, Italy
Sunday, 6 July 2014 - 9:00 PM
Presenter: Associazione Culturale Arte Nuova - Lions Club Palermo
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 1 (in the style of Handel)
Ensemble: Gliarchiensemble
Arranger: Peter Breiner
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 2 (in the style of Vivaldi)
Ensemble: Gliarchiensemble
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