Program Proposals-Volodja Balzalorsky

Program Proposals 2021-2024

VIOLIN – PIANO

a)

Leos Janacek – Sonata for Violin and Piano (1914 -1921)

Edvard Grieg – Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 3 in C minor

Uros Rojko (1954) – Sarcasm

Johannes Brahms – Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 3 in D minor op.108

b)

Antonin Dvorak – Sonatina for Violin and Piano in G major op.100 Claude Debussy – Sonata

Alojz Srebotnjak – Sonatina No. 1

Johannes Brahms – Sonata in G major No.1

c)

Jean – Marie Leclair – Sonata in D Major

Karol Szymanowski – Sonata for Violin and Piano in D minor op. 9

Lucian Marija Skerjanc – Lyrical Bagatelle

Cesar Franck – Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major

d)

Robert Schumann – 3 Romances, op. 94 Johannes Brahms – Sonata in A major, op.100 Andelko Klobucar – Sonata No. 1

Ernest Bloch – Baal Shem

e)

Ludwig van Beethoven – Sonata no.1 in D op.12 no.1 Jan Sibelius – Five Pieces op.81

Robert Schumann – Sonata no.1 in A minor Johannes Brahms – Scherzo in C minor

f)

Johann Sebastian Bach – Sonata no.3 in E BWV1016 Sergei Prokofiev – Sonata no.2 in D op.94a

Johannes Brahms – Sonata no.3 in D minor op.108

g)

Ludwig van Beethoven – Sonata No.10 in G op.96

Sergei Prokofiev – Cinq Melodies op35b

Maurice Ravel – Sonata

Arvo Part – Fratres (1980) for violin and piano

Beethoven evening Brahms evening

VIOLIN – GUITAR

Antonio Vivaldi – Sonata in D minor Op. 2 No.3 Christian Gottlieb Scheidler – Sonata in D Major Niccolo Paganini – Sonata Concertata

Niccolo Paganini – Cantabile

Jacques Ibert – Entr’Acte Astor Piazzolla – Four Tangos

Program Proposals-Volodja Balzalorsky PIANO TRIO (Piano, Violin, Cello): Touring with Amael Piano Trio

a)

Alfred Schnittke – Trio (1985/1992)

Milko Lazar – Five short pieces

Lucian Marija Skerjanc – Maestoso Lugubre Johannes Brahms – Trio in c- minor op. 101

b)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Trio No. 6 in C major, K. 548

Franz Shubert – Trio Notturno Es-dur D 897

Ludwig van Beethoven – Trio for Piano and Strings no 7 in B flat major, Op. 97 “Archduke”

c)

Joseph Haydn – Trio Hob XV No. 18

Christoph Theiler (1959) – In memoriam Theleonius Monk Claude Debussy – Trio

Bedrich Smetana – Trio

d)

Program for contemporary music festivals and concert series:

First part: Slovenian composers

Uros Rojko 1954 – Meteor (2005)

Milko Lazar – Five short pieces (2001- dedicated to Amael Trio) Igor Krivokapic – Trio 2005 (dedicated to Amael Trio)

second part:

Steven R. Mento – Music for Lancaster 2007 (dedicated to Amael Trio) Hugh Levick – Translation for piano tri

VIOLIN, FLUTE, HARPSICHORD:

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767) – Trio Sonata in C minor Johann Joachim Quantz (1697-1773) – Trio Sonata in C major Francois Couperin (1668-1733) – Concerts Royaux

Quatrime Concert

Igor Krivokapic(1965) – Drobizki

Jacques Ibert (1890-1962) – Deux interludes

Program Proposals-Volodja Balzalorsky: PERCUSSION PLUS VIOLIN – Selection from compositions listed below: Laszlo Dubrovay – Sei Due

Lubos Fiser – Crux

Lou Harrison – Concerto for the Violin with Percussion Orchestra Miroslav Hlavac – Impulsioni

Ernst Krenek – Marginal Sounds

Tania Leon – De Color

Marta Ptaszynska – Dream Lands , Magic Spaces Jarmo Sermila – Danza 5 Emil Viklicky – Tristana

Larisa Vrhunc – Zven

Program Proposals-Volodja Balzalorsky: ENSEMBLE OUVERTURE:

Repertoire: contemporary music – from duets to octets on – mixed formations. Also Oliver Messiaen – The End of time, George Crumb – Black Angels, Anton

Webern – Quartet for piano, clarinet, sax and violin, Alfred Schnittke – Septet, etc.

Program Proposals-Volodja Balzalorsky: Works with Orchestra

Works with Orchcestra (Proposals for the concert season 2018/2019 and 2019/20)

– regarding coordination with chamber music projects, booking minimum 15 months in advance!

Johann Sebastian Bach

Concerto in E Major, BWV 104

Concerto for two violins in D minor BWV.1043

Giuseppe Tartini

Concerto in d minor Concerto in g minor

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Concerto No. 2 in D Major, KV 211

Concerto in A major No.5 K.219

Max Bruch – Concerto in G minor

Ludwig van Beethoven – Concerto in D major op.61,

Romances Nos. 1&2

Johannes Brahms – Concerto in D major op.77

Antonin Dvorak – Romance Op.11

Volodja Balzalorsky from Ljubljana, Slovenia, performs internationally as a soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician.

Concerts and Tours of Volodja Balzalorsky

Numerous highly praised concerts, broadcasts, CD, and TV recordings in various countries have established his reputation as an artist with a sensitive, intelligent, and intuitive gift of interpretation, a polished technique, and a rich, full tone.

Volodja is particularly active in the field of chamber music. He works with many international groups and ensembles.

He has built long-term partnerships with several musicians, including pianists Christoph Theiler, Hinko Haas, Aleksandar Serdar, and Peter Caelen, percussionist Amy Lynne Barber, and his fellow members of the Amael Trio, pianist Tatjana Ognjanovic, later pianist Zoltan Peter and cellist Damir Hamidullin.

For his artistic achievements, he was awarded several international music awards:

He is Two Time Winner and Four-Time Nominee of Independent Music Awards.

Volodja Balzalorsky on Tour

Volodja Balzalorsky at SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas 2008