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BERKENDAEL DUO

Friday 27th November 2015
time: 7.30pm
regular donation pass: 500 Rs
student/musicians: 500 Rs

passes being sold at Art Chamber, Calangute
contact: artchamber@gmail.com
mob: 9823217435./

1. Johan Sebastian Bach : 2 part Inventions
no. 8 in F major
no. 4 in D minor
no.1 in C major
no.10 in G major
no.11 in Gminor
no.6 in E major

2. Joseph Haydn : Duo for violin and cello in D major Hob VI: D1
I - Poco adagio
II - Tempo di Menuetto
III- Allegro (non troppo)

3. Blair Fairchild : Nocturne from Duo no.2 for violin and cello

4. Zoltan Kodaly : Duo for violin and cello op.7
I - Allegro serioso,non troppo
II- Adagio
III- Maestoso e largamente, ma non troppo lento, Presto

Duo Berkendael was established in 2010 as a result of many years of friendship and musical collaboration. Magdalena and Tomasz joined their forces while studying at the Royal Conservatory in Brussels where they both graduated with distinction and actively performed together in various chamber music ensembles. As a duo they debuted with a contemporary composition of Betsy Jolas --? Musique pour Delphine. Having this experience they decided to expand their repertoire for this particular formation. They perform a variety of original works composed for a string duo, including compositions by J. Haydn, L. Van Beethoven, M. Ravel, Z. Kodaly, E. Schulhoff, B. Martinu, as well as arrangements and contemporary music. Magdalena and Tomasz also collaborate with many pianists performing various repertoire for piano trios, piano quartets as well as baroque ensembles. Their common passion for chamber music influenced their work as teachers. Currently they are holding violin and cello teachers positions at the Mehli Mehta Music Foundation in Bombay, India, where they introduced regular chamber music classes and performances.
Magdalena Sas, CELLO
Tomasz Pajak, VIOLIN

 

 


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