2018 Ojai Music Festival Schedule

Source: Ojai Music Festival. Highlights include:

June 7

6:00-6:30pm | Libbey Park Gazebo
FREE POP-UP CONCERT
LUCIANO BERIO: Sequenza IXa for Clarinet with Vincente Alberola, MCO clarinet

7:30-8:30pm |Libbey Park
SONIC EMBRACE (Free Community Concert)
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin | Scott Worthington, electronics
LUIGI NONO: La lontanaza nostalgica utopica futura

9:00-10:30pm | Libbey Bowl
BYE BYE BEETHOVEN (American Premiere)
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin & director | Mahler Chamber Orchestra| Maria Ursprung, stage director
Staged concert conceptualized by Patricia Kopatchinskaja

June 8

8:00-9:00am | Zalk Theater, Besant Hill School
MUSIC DAWNS (Donor Event)
Michael Hersch, piano | JACK Quartet
MICHAEL HERSCH: Selections from The Vanishing Pavilions for solo piano
HORATIU RADULESCU: Before the Universe was Born

10:00-11:00am | Ojai Art Center
MUSICAL MINIATURES (Free Children’s Concert)
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin | Anthony Romaniuk, harpsichord | Members of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra
HEINRICH IGNAZ FRANZ VON BIBER: Sonata Representativa for Violin and Harpsichord
ARTHUR HONEGGER: Danse de la Chevre
LUCIANO BERIO: Opus Number Zoo
HEINZ HOLLIGER: Duöli for 2 Violins
JOHN CAGE: Variations I for Violin and Harpsichord
ALAN RIDOUT: Ferdinand the Bull

11:30am – 11:45am | Libbey Park Gazebo
FREE POP-UP CONCERT
LUCIANO BERIO: Sequenza XII for Bassoon with Saxton Rose of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra

1:00-3:30pm | Libbey Bowl
A SINGULAR VISION
Part I 1:00-2:00pm
Markus Hinterhäuser, piano
GALINA USTVOLSKAYA: Six Sonatas for Piano Solo
Part II 2:30-3:30pm
Markus Hinterhäuser, piano | Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin
GALINA USTVOLSKAYA: Sonata for Violin and Piano
GALINA USTVOLSKAYA: Duet Violin and Piano

6:00-6:30pm | Libbey Park Gazebo
FREE POP-UP CONCERT
LUCIANO BERIO: Sequenza XIV for Cello and Sequenza VII for Oboe performed by Mizuho Yoshji-Smith and Benjamin Santora of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra

7:30-10:15pm | Libbey Bowl
ACROSS TIME
Part I 7:30-8:30pm
Anthony Romaniuk, harpsichord and piano | Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin | JACK Quartet
WILLIAM BYRD: Fantasy in C
HENRY PURCELL: Fairest Isle, from King Arthur (Z.268)
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH: Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue in D Minor
CARL PHILIP EMMAUNEL BACH: Fantasy in F#
DIMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH: Prelude in A minor
DIMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH: Fugue in C Major
BELA BARTOK: First Dance from Mikrokosmos, Book V
GEORGE CRUMB: Twin Suns from Makrokosmos, Book II
GYÖRGY LIGETI: Etude White on White from Book I
HENRY PURCELL: Fantasia #10 in C minor

Part II 9:00-10:15pm
Ah Young Hong, soprano | Amy Yang, piano | Gary Louie, alto sax| Kiera Duffy, soprano | Tito Munoz, conductor | Members of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra
MICHAEL HERSCH: I hope we get a chance to visit soon (World Premiere)

10:30 – 11:30pm | Libbey Bowl
FREE COMMUNITY CONCERT OF RENEWEAL
JACK Quartet
JOHN LUTHER ADAMS: Everything That Rises

June 9

8:00-9:15am | Ojai Art Center
MUSIC DAWNS (Ojai Donor Event)
JACK Quartet | Anthony Romaniuk, piano
MORTON FELDMAN: Piano, and String Quartet

11:30-11:45am |Libbey Park Gazebo
FREE POP-UP CONCERT
Music for Solo Cimbalom with Viktor Kopatchinsky

1:00-3:45pm |Libbey Bowl
WITH ABANDON
Part I 1:00-2:00pm
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin | Jay Campbell, cello | Members of Mahler Chamber Orchestra
LUCIANO BERIO: Sequenza for Trumpet and Piano Resonance
GYÖRGY LIGETI: Six Bagatelles for Winds
MAURICE RAVEL: Sonata for Violin and Cello
RUSSELL PECK: Lift Off
Part II 2:30-3:45pm
Ah Young Hong, soprano | Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin
GYÖRGY KURTAG: Kafka Fragments

6:00-6:30pm | Libbey Park Gazebo
FREE POP-UP CONCERT
LUCIANO BERIO: Sequenza I for Flute and Sequenza VI for Viola with Julia Gallego of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra

7:30-8:30pm | Libbey Bowl
LOOKING INWARD
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin | JACK Quartet | Mahler Chamber Orchestra
JOHN DOWLAND: Lachrimae Antique
TIGRAN MANSURIAN: Four Serious Songs for Violin and Strings
JOHN DOWLAND: Lachrimae Amantis I
PAULINE OLIVEROS: Horses Sing with Cloud
JOHN DOWLAND: Lachrimae Verae

9:00-10:30pm | Libbey Bowl
DIES IRAE (West Coast Premiere)
Staged concert conceptualized by Patricia Kopatchinskaja
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin| Anthony Romaniuk, piano and harpsichord | JACK Quartet | Mahler Chamber Orchestra | Tito Munoz, conductor | Maria Urpsprung, Stage Director
Includes music by HEINRICH IGNAZ FRANZ VON BIBER, GEORGE CRUMB, MICHAEL HERSCH, ANTONIO LOTTI, JORGE SÁNCHEZ-CHIONG, AND GALINA USTVOLSKAJA

June 10

8:00-9:00am | Zalk Theater
MUSIC DAWNS (Ojai Partner Circle Event)
JACK Quartet
GEORGE FREDERICK HAAS: String Quartet No. 9 (American Premiere)

10:00-11:00am | Ojai Art Center
MUSICAL MINIATURES (Free Children’s Concert) – Encore Performance
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin | Anthony Romaniuk, harpsichord | Members of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra
HEINRICH IGNAZ FRANZ BIBER: Sonata Representativa for violin and harpsichord
ARTHUR HONEGGER: Danse de la Chevre
LUCIANO BERIO: Opus Number Zoo
HEINZ HOLLIGER: Duöli for 2 Violins
JOHN CAGE: Variation for Violin and Harpsichord
ALAN RIDOUT: Ferdinand the Bull

11:30-11:45am | Libbey Park Gazebo
FREE POP-UP CONCERT
LUCIANO BERIO: Sequences VIII for Violin with Mahler Chamber Orchestra member

1:00-3:30pm | Libbey Bowl
EXPLORING THE EXPANSE
Part I 1:00-2:00pm
Amy Yang, piano | Anthony Romaniuk, piano | Members of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra
HANS ABRAHAMSEN: Schnee

Part II 2:30-3:30pm
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin | Viktor Kopatchinsky, cimbalom | Emilia Kopatchinsky, violin | Anthony Romaniuk, harpsichord | Amy Yang, piano
Moldavan Folk Music – Calusarili
HORATIO RADULESCU: Doina for piano solo
Moldavan Folk Music – Doina and Hora
GYÖRGY LIGETI: Hungarian Rock
GYÖRGY KURTÁG: 8 Duos for Violin and Cimbalom, Op. 4
GEORGE ENESCU: Sonata No. 3
Moldavan Folk Music – Ciocarlia

4:30-6:30pm | Libbey Bowl
A DEVIL’S BARGAIN AND SOME EARTHLY DELIGHTS
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin | Mahler Chamber Orchestra | Philipp von Steinaecker, conductor
BÉLA BARTÓK: Divertimento for Strings
IGOR STRAVINSKY: L’Histoire du Soldat Suite
GUILLAUME de MACHAUT: Kyrie
GYÖRGY LIGETI: Violin Concerto