The 2017/18 Concert Season
Classica | Music from Around the World | The Israeli Series | For the Entire Family
Concert No. 1 - Opera Gems
Selected excerpts and well-known and beloved arias from the best operatic repertoire, conducted by Justus Frantz with soloists from the Israeli Opera and the international soloists from South Africa, Bongani Tembe and Linda Bukhosini.
You choose, we play!
Mozart: The Marriage of Figaro / Cosi fan tutte / The Abduction from the Seraglio
Part of the repertoire for this concert includes arias from these three operas above. We invite you to choose and to influence the decision as to which of these three operas will be performed in its entirety in concert No. 8 in the Classica series. Buy tickets, receive special benefits and participate in the elections!*
Beer-Sheva, Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 20:30
Beer-Sheva, Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 20:30
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Concert No. 2 - Classico Espagnol!
A classical orchestra and flamenco dancers! A delightful dance concert with Compas, the Israeli flamenco dance company (picture by Ronen Rosenblat), conducted by Doron Salomon. Music with a story by Manuel De Falla, one of Spain’s first nationalist composers. The main part of the evening is devoted to two of his most famous works: “El Amor Brujo” (Cruel Love) and “El sombrero de tres picos” (The Three-Cornered Hat).
Beer-Sheva, Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 20:30
Beer-Sheva, Monday, January 15, 2018, at 20:30
Concert No. 3 - Greek Evening
Authentic Greek folk music is one of the most complex and sophisticated of all traditional musical cultures in the world. The gifted Greek conductor, Haris Iliadis, on his debut performance in Israel, will perform an exciting evening of sounds of Rebetika and Dhemotiko, two types of Greek folk music which essentially fuse styles from the East and the West.
Beer-Sheva, Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 20:30
Beer-Sheva, Monday, February 12, 2018, at 20:30
Concert No. 4 - From Georgia With Love
Conductor Barak Tal has produced an exceptional, varied and fascinating program: short, familiar and catchy passages and classical and folk hits by the best Georgian composers and by leading singers of Georgian music - the Kolan Choir Singers’ Ensemble. We offer you the best of Georgian music (including excerpts from “Daisy” and “Absalom and Esther” by Paliashvili and Dolidze's “Keto and Kote”).
Beer-Sheva, Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 21:00
Beer-Sheva, Monday, May 7, 2018, at 20:30
Concert No. 5 - Gypsy Evening
Combining rhythm with Gypsy music through the works of Sarasate, Ravel and Saint-Saëns, we present a stirring and energetic performance by the international violinist Ksenia Dubrovskaya (Russia / Germany) conducted by Justus Frantz.
Beer-Sheva, Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 21:00
Beer-Sheva, Monday, June 18, 2018, at 20:30
Concert No. 6 - from the Treasures of Russia
Hear works of the great composers of Russia: Tchaikovsky, Glinka and Rimsky Korsakov, in an evening that is a musical and vocal celebration. We will host the singers of the Master Quartet Ensemble in special arrangements of Russian folk music for ensemble and orchestra by Yaron Gottfried.
Beer-Sheva, Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 21:00
Beer-Sheva, Monday, July 9, 2018, at 20:30
The management reserves the right to make changes in these programs.