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Friday 24. June
Kl. 18:00
Valdres Folk High School

Music inspired by the nature and the animal kingdom.

The program is based on Saint-Saëns The Carnival of the Animals, but also includes music by Saariaho, Honegger and Langgård.

Program

Saint-Saëns, Camille (1835-1921):
The Carnival of the Animals

Introduction and Royal March of the Lion
Langgaard, Rued (1893-1952): Insectarium, 1st mvt.
Hens and Roosters
Wild Donkeys (swift animals)
Tortoises
The Elephant
Saariaho, Kaija (1952-): Papillon no. 2 (Butterfly)
Kangaroos
Aquarium
Saariaho, Kaija (1952-): Papillon no. 6 (Butterfly)
Characters with long ears
The Cuckoo in the Depths of the Woods
Langgaard, Rued (1893-1952):Insectarium, 2nd, 3rd og 4th mvts.
Aviary
Pianists
Fossils
Honegger, Arthur (1892-1955): Danse de la Chevre (Dance of the Goat)
Saariaho, Kaija (1952-): Papillon no. 7
The Swan
Finale

Guro Kleven Hagen, violin
Nurit Stark, violin
Jennifer Stumm, viola
Amalie Stalheim, cello
Christian Henriksen, double bass
Peter Friis Johansson, piano
Cédric Pescia, piano
Maria Ose, flute
Pierre Xhonneux, clarinet
Christian Lundqvist, percussion