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CHANEL Pygmalion Days 2018

INTRODUCTION

The founder of CHANEL, Gabrielle Chanel, is said to have been a “Pygmalion”. She supported Pablo Picasso, Igor Stravinsky, Raymond Radiguet, Luchino Visconti and Jean Cocteau when they were still lesser-known. The word “Pygmalion” derives from Greek mythology, meaning a person who believes in, supports and develops talented artists. “CHANEL Pygmalion Days”, based on such a spirit, is a program to provide young artists with opportunities to perform at CHANEL NEXUS HALL. With your patronage, the program has been steadily establishing itself since its start in 2005 and numerous brilliant young artists have participated in this program every year.

In 2018, five talented artists; two violinists, two pianists and one tenor will enchant us with their performances. It would be a great pleasure for you to see these artists grow into a deeper artistry in the concerts.

SCHEDULE

Matinée 14:00 - 15:00 / Soirée 17:00 - 18:00

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11NOV

17 SAT

Matinée Natsumi Tsuboi (Violin)
Soirée Shunichiro Fukuda (Violin)
10OCT

27 SAT

Matinée Natsumi Tsuboi (Violin)
Soirée Ren Yoshida (Tenor)

20 SAT

Matinée Moeko Ezaki (Piano)
Soirée Kei Takumi (Piano)
8AUG

25 SAT

Matinée Shion Ota (Piano)

Liszt
Réminiscences de Norma (Bellini), S 394

Bach
Partita No.6 in E minor, BWV830

Soirée Shunichiro Fukuda (Violin)

Janáček
Violin Sonata, JW VII/7

R.Strauss
Violin Sonata in E-flat Major, Op.18

18 SAT

Matinée Natsumi Tsuboi (Violin)

Beethoven
Violin Sonata No.4 in A minor, Op.23

Brahms
Scherzo from F.A.E. Sonata
Violin Sonata No.2 in A Major, Op.100

Soirée Moeko Ezaki (Piano)

Rachmaninov
Moments musicaux Op.16 No.5, 3, 4

Prokofiev
Visions Fugitives Op. 22 No.8, 15, 17
Piano Sonata No. 3 in A minor, Op.28

Medtner
Fairy Tale Op.51-3

Scriabin
Mazurkas Op.3 No.6, 4  
Piano Sonata No.4 in F-sharp Major, Op.30

4 SAT

Matinée Shion Ota (Piano)

Beethoven
Piano Sonata No.27 in E minor, Op.90

Scriabin
Piano Sonata No.5, Op.53

Akira Miyoshi
Piano Sonata

Soirée Ren Yoshida (Tenor)

Schubert
Die Forelle
Heidenröslein
Ganymed

Schumann
Dichterliebe

7JUL

21 SAT

Matinée Moeko Ezaki (Piano)
Soirée Kohei Yamamoto (Tenor)

14 SAT

Matinée Sayaka Nakaya (Piano)
Soirée Ren Yoshida (Tenor)

7 SAT

Matinée Shion Ota (Piano)
Soirée Shunichiro Fukuda (Violin)
6JUN

30 SAT

Matinée Moeko Ezaki (Piano)

Mendelssohn
Lied ohne Worte Op.67
No.2 in F-sharp minor
No.3 in B-flat Major

Brahms
4 Klavierstücke, Op.119

Tchaikovsky
Dumka in C minor, Op.59

Franck
Prelude, Fugue and Variation in B minor, Op.18

Soirée Natsumi Tsuboi (Violin)

Ravel
Violin Sonata No.1 in A minor

Debussy
Violin Sonata in G minor

Chausson
Poème、Op.25

23 SAT

Matinée Natsumi Tsuboi (Violin)

Beethoven
Violin Sonata No.2 in A Major, Op.12 No.2
Violin Sonata No.9 in A Major, Op.47 “Kreutzer”

Soirée Ren Yoshida (Tenor)
5MAY

26 SAT

Matinée Shion Ota (Piano)

Chopin
24 Préludes, Op.28
No.17 in A-flat Major
No.20 in C minor

Messiaen
Preludes
No.1 “The Dove”
No.8 “A Reflection in the Wind”

Chopin
Ballade No.1 in G minor, Op.23
Ballade No.2 in F Major, Op.38
Ballade No.3 in A-flat Major, Op.47
Ballade No.4 in F minor, Op.52

Soirée Shunichiro Fukuda (Violin)

Kreisler
Recitativo and Scherzo-Caprice, Op.6

Debussy
Sonate pour violon et piano

Brahms
Violin Sonata No.3 in D minor, Op.108

3MAR

24 SAT

Matinée Shunichiro Fukuda (Violin)

Prokofiev
Violin Sonata No.2 in D Major Op.94 bis

Brahms
Violin Sonata No.2 in A Major, Op.100

Soirée Ren Yoshida (Tenor)

17 SAT

Matinée Natsumi Tsuboi (Violin)

Beethoven
Violin Sonata No.8 in G Major, Op.30 No.3

R.Strauss
Violin Sonata in E-flat Major, Op.18

Soirée Shion Ota (Piano)

Bach
Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue in D minor, BWV903

Liszt
Fantasia and Fugue on the Theme BACH S.529

Schumann
Symphonic Etudes Op.13 (1852)

10 SAT

Matinée Moeko Ezaki (Piano)

Weber
Invitation to the Dance, Op.65
Schumann
Papillons, Op.2
Schubert
3 Piano Pieces No.2, D946
Beethoven
Piano Sonata No.31 in A-flat Major, Op.110

Soirée Ren Yoshida (Tenor)

3 SAT

Matinée Michiaki Ueno (Cello)

Beethoven
Cello Sonata No.5 in D Major, Op.102 No.2

Schubert
Arpeggione Sonata in A minor, D.821

Soirée Shunichiro Fukuda (Violin)

Grieg
Violin Sonata No.3 in C minor, Op.45

Brahms
Violin Sonata No.1 in G Major, Op.78

2FEB

24 SAT

Matinée Shion Ota (Piano)

Chopin
Waltz No.1 in E-flat Major, Op.18, “Grande Valse Brillante”
Scherzo No.4 in E Major, Op.54
Piano Sonata No.2 in B-flat minor, Op.35

Ravel
Gaspard de la nuit
1. Ondine
2. Le gibet
3. Scarbo

Soirée Moeko Ezaki (Piano)

Rameau
Les niais de Sologne from “Pieces de Clavecie”

Debussy
Hommage à Rameau from “Images” 1st series

Stravinsky
Symphonies d’instruments à vents, in Memoriam C. A. Debussy

Hendel
Chaconne in G Major, HWV435

Beethoven
Piano Sonata No.3 in C Major, Op.2, No.3

※Michiaki Ueno: Participating artist, 2016
※Sayaka Nakaya: Participating artist, 2015
※Kohei Yamamoto: Participating artist, 2013

※Doors open 30 minutes prior to the performance.
※The schedule, performer and program may be subject to change.