5TH SLOWIND SPRING 2018: KAIROS – NEW OPPORTUNITY in the Slovenska filharmonija, from April 25 till May 29, 2018. Performers: Kairos Quartett (Berlin), Divertimento Ensemble (Milano), Slowind Wind Quintet with guests.

1st concert
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 8 p.m., Slovenska filharmonija, Marjan Kozina Hall

Divertimento Ensemble
ariettes oubliées
György Kurtág: From Cycle Játékok for piano
György Kurtág (b. 1926): Three pieces, Op. 14e for violin and piano
György Kurtág: Az Hit… (from Bormenitz) for violoncello
György Kurtág: Schatten for violoncello and piano
György Kurtág: Varga Balint ligaturaja for violin, violoncello and piano
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Claude Debussy (1862–1918): Ariettes oubliées for vioce and piano
Zeno Baldi (b. 1988): In punta (2018) for flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello, and piano
Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934–2016): Eight Songs for a Mad King for baritone and ensemble

Divertimento Ensemble
Sandro Gorli – conductor
Barbara Massaro – soprano (Debussy)
Maurizio Leoni – baritone (Maxwell-Davies)

2nd concert
Monday, May 28, 2018 at 8 p.m., Slovenska filharmonija, Marjan Kozina Hall

Kairos Quartett
Harrison Birtwistle (b. 1934): Five Distances (1992) for wind quintet
Xiaoyong Chen (b. 1955): String Quartet No. 3 (2011)
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Georg Friedrich Haas (b. 1953): String Quartet No. 5 (2007)
Sebastian Stier (b. 1970): Intérieur (1993) for flute, oboe, clarinet, violins, viola, violoncello and double bass


3th concert
Tuesday May 29, 2018 at 8 p.m., Slovenska filharmonija, Marjan Kozina Hall

at 7 p.m. pre-concert talk with the Kairos Quartett members

Kairos Quartett
…da un Divertimento
Wieland Hoban (b. 1978): Rules of Engagement II: Al-Shifa (2014) for string quartet and fixed media
Simon Steen-Andersen (b. 1976): Study for string instruments #2 (2009) for string trio and whammy pedal
Conrado del Rosario (b. 1958): Rondeaux: On Floating Bridges (1992) for clarinet, bassoon, horn, violins, viola, violoncello and double bass
Lorenzo Troiani (b. 1989): Sanguinante. In nomine (2017) for string quartet
Salvatore Sciarrino (b. 1947): …da un Divertimento (1968–1970) for wind quintet, string quartet and double bass


Divertimento Ensemble
Lorenzo Missaglia – flute
Maurizio Longoni – clarinet
Maria Grazia Bellocchio – piano
Elio Marchesini – percussion
Lorenzo Gorli – violin
Martina Rudić – violoncello

Kairos Quartett
Stefan Häussler – violin
Wolfgang Bender – violin
Simone Heilgendorff – viola
Claudius von Wrochem – violoncello

Aleš Kacjan – flute
Matej Šarc – oboe
Jurij Jenko – clarinet
Metod Tomac – horn
Paolo Calligaris – bassoon

Miha Firšt – double bass