Gabala Music Festival presents program

The 7th Gabala International Music Festival will be held from July 25 to August 1, 2015 with the organizational support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

Since 2009, this annual International Music Festival takes place in the beautiful town of Gabala. Symphony concerts, as well as mugham, classic, chamber, jazz and vocal music concerts are organized within the framework of the Festival. Well-known musicians from around the world, world-renowned symphonic and philharmonic orchestras participate every year in this important Festival.


Moscow Virtuosi, Paul Meyer, Rauf Abdulaev, Dmitry Yablonsky, Giancarlo de Lorenzo, Orchester Wiener Akademie, Flamenco Dance, Martin Hoselbok, Orchestra Filarmonica Italiana, Gian Luca Pasolini, …


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Summer Concerts in Crans-Montana

Concerts to be held in Crans-Montana, with the participation of greatest violin soloists as Shlomo Mintz, Hagai Shaham and Cihat Askin and the Silesian Chamber Orchestra. The Orchestra Filarmonica Italiana under Maestro de Lorenzo’s baton will accompany Shlomo Mintz in the opening concert.

Sunday August, 2nd 2015, 8.30 pm – Centre de Congrès Le Régent
Opening Concert of the Summer Season

Orchestra Filarmonica Italiana

Conductor : Giancarlo de Lorenzo

Violin : Shlomo Mintz


L. v. Beethoven – Violin Concerto in D major, op. 61
W.A. Mozart, Symphony N° 38 in D major, K 504 “Prague” 


Wednesday, August 12th 2015, 20h30 – Chapelle St-Christophe

Hagai Shaham & Family

Works by Telemann, Leclair, Bartok, Achron, etc..


Saturday, August 15th, 2015, 20h30 – Centre de Congrès Le Régent
Closing Concert of the Summer Season

Silesian Chamber Orchestra


Shlomo Mintz, Cihat Askin, Hagai Shaham – with the participation of four students of the Master Classes.


A. Vivaldi – The Four Seasons
W.A.Mozart – Concertone in C major, K.190/186E
W.A. Mozart – Sinfonia concertante in E-flat major, K.364/320d

Shlomo Mintz visits Ecuador and Colombia

After seven years, Shlomo is back to Ecuador to conduct and play a unique concert in Quito. The impressive Casa de la Música will receive the Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional de Ecuador and Shlomo Mintz for this long-awaited concert. Bogotá is receiving Shlomo Mintz for a second consecutive year. The link created with the Orchestra Filarmónica de Bogotá as well as with the own city is being consolidated and will have a second part this year in October/November.

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