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Archive 2018

25th International Music Cycle Young Virtuosi

19. October 2017 - 5. April 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

19

October

19. October 2017 - 5. April 2018

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Tine Bizajl, trombone
Leon Pokeržnik, trumpet

6th Concert of the International Music Cycle
11. January 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

11

January

Thursday

Tine Bizajl, trombone
Leon Pokeržnik, trumpet

6th Concert of the International Music Cycle

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Pavle Krstić, piano
Petar Pejčić, cello

7th Concert of the International Music Cycle
25. January 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

25

January

Thursday

Pavle Krstić, piano
Petar Pejčić, cello

7th Concert of the International Music Cycle

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Nigel Kennedy, violin

Winter Festival
10. February 2018 at 19.00

Union Hall, Grand Hotel Union

10

February

Saturday

Nigel Kennedy, violin

Winter Festival

19.00

Union Hall, Grand Hotel Union

New Swing Quartet

Winter Festival
12. February 2018 at 19.00

Union Hall, Grand Hotel Union

12

February

Monday

New Swing Quartet

Winter Festival

SOLD OUT

19.00

Union Hall, Grand Hotel Union

Ramón Vargas, tenor
Elvira Hasanagić, soprano

Winter Festival
14. February 2018 at 19.00

Union Hall, Grand Hotel Union

14

February

Wednesday

19.00

Union Hall, Grand Hotel Union

Maja Horvat, violin
Ema Grčman, cello
Daniel Šimek, accordion

8th Concert of the International Music Cycle
15. February 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

15

February

Thursday

Maja Horvat, violin
Ema Grčman, cello
Daniel Šimek, accordion

8th Concert of the International Music Cycle

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Maja Vrbnjak, guitar
Niko Mir, bass trombone

9th Concert of the International Music Cycle
22. February 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

22

February

Thursday

Maja Vrbnjak, guitar
Niko Mir, bass trombone

9th Concert of the International Music Cycle

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Bartosz Skłodowski, piano
Blaž Starc, saxophone

10th Concert of the International Music Cycle
8. March 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

8

March

Thursday

Bartosz Skłodowski, piano
Blaž Starc, saxophone

10th Concert of the International Music Cycle

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Jani Leban, percussion
Petar Kšenek, horn

11th Concert of the International Music Cycle
15. March 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

15

March

Thursday

Jani Leban, percussion
Petar Kšenek, horn

11th Concert of the International Music Cycle

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Mira Ličen Krmpotić
MY ISTRIA: COLOURFUL VISIONS IN A GESTURAL STYLE

Exhibition of works by Mira Ličen Krmpotić
20. March 2018 at 12.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

20

March

Tuesday

12.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Matej Kravcar, trumpet
Ines Nedelkovska, piano

12th Concert of the International Music Cycle
29. March 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

29

March

Thursday

Matej Kravcar, trumpet
Ines Nedelkovska, piano

12th Concert of the International Music Cycle

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Conservatorio Superior de Musica “Salvador Segui”

13th Concert of the International Music Cycle
5. April 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

5

April

Thursday

Conservatorio Superior de Musica “Salvador Segui”

13th Concert of the International Music Cycle

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Arts Festivals Summit 2018 in Ljubljana

11. April - 14. April 2018
11

April

11. April - 14. April 2018

Official Opening Arts Festivals Summit

Arts Festivals Summit, 2018
11. April 2018

Grand Hotel Union

11

April

Wednesday

Official Opening Arts Festivals Summit

Arts Festivals Summit, 2018

Grand Hotel Union

Programme of Arts Festivals Summit 2018

11. April - 14. April 2018
11

April

11. April - 14. April 2018

BALLET 100

Opening of the 33rd Slovenian Music Days
A ballet evening dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the inauguration of the National Theatre Opera in Ljubljana
12. April 2018 at 19.30

SNG Opera and Ballet Ljubljana

12

April

Thursday

BALLET 100

Opening of the 33rd Slovenian Music Days
A ballet evening dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the inauguration of the National Theatre Opera in Ljubljana

19.30

SNG Opera and Ballet Ljubljana

33. Slovenian Music Days

12. April - 19. April 2018
12

April

12. April - 19. April 2018

ISAAC POSCH AND CONTEMPORARIES

400th anniversary of the collection’s first printing
13. April 2018 at 18.00

Hribar Hall, Ljubljana Castle

13

April

Friday

ISAAC POSCH AND CONTEMPORARIES

400th anniversary of the collection’s first printing

18.00

Hribar Hall, Ljubljana Castle

The Night of Slovene Composers

14. April 2018 at 19.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

14

April

Saturday

19.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

HOMMAGE À MILAN STIBILJ

15. April 2018 at 19.30

Slavko Osterc Hall, Slovenian Philharmonic

15

April

Sunday

19.30

Slavko Osterc Hall, Slovenian Philharmonic

CONCERT ATELIER OF THE SOCIETY OF SLOVENE COMPOSERS

16. April 2018 at 19.30

Mini teater

INTERNATIONAL MUSICOLOGICAL SYMPSOIUM

THE ROLE OF NATIONAL OPERA HOUSES IN THE 20TH AND 21ST CENTURIES: ON THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE OPENING OF THE NATIONAL OPERA IN LJUBLJANA
16. April - 18. April 2018

Knight's Hall, Križanke

16

April

16. April - 18. April 2018

INTERNATIONAL MUSICOLOGICAL SYMPSOIUM

THE ROLE OF NATIONAL OPERA HOUSES IN THE 20TH AND 21ST CENTURIES: ON THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE OPENING OF THE NATIONAL OPERA IN LJUBLJANA

Knight's Hall, Križanke

SLAVKO OSTERC: FROM THE COMIC OPERA, FOUR SYMPHONIC PIECES

17. April 2018 at 19.30

Old Hall, SNG Opera and Ballet Maribor

17

April

Tuesday

19.30

Old Hall, SNG Opera and Ballet Maribor

M. Košir, P. Bedjanič: VALERIJA HEYBAL, THE FORGOTTEN SLOVENE PRIMA DONNA

17. April 2018 at 17.00 - 18.30

Maribor University Library

Tomaž Svete: Antigone*

Concert performance of the opera
18. April 2018 at 19.30

Marjan Kozina Hall, Slovenian Philharmonic

18

April

Wednesday

Tomaž Svete: Antigone*

Concert performance of the opera

19.30

Marjan Kozina Hall, Slovenian Philharmonic

HOMMAGE À VACLAV TALICH

Closing of the 33rd Slovenian Music Days
19. April 2018 at 19.30

Unionska dvorana, Grand Hotel Union

19

April

Thursday

HOMMAGE À VACLAV TALICH

Closing of the 33rd Slovenian Music Days

19.30

Unionska dvorana, Grand Hotel Union

UNVEILING OF PLAQUE AND EXHIBITION OPENING COMMEMORATING VÁCLAV TALICH

19. April 2018 at 18.30

Union Hall, Grand Hotel Union

Wind orchestras in Congress Square

31. May 2018 at 20.00

Congress Square

31

May

Thursday

20.00

Congress Square

Summer night – Happy birthday!

RTV Slovenia Anniversary Gala Concert
20. June 2018 at 21.00

Congress Square

20

June

Wednesday

Summer night – Happy birthday!

RTV Slovenia Anniversary Gala Concert

21.00

Congress Square

Grease, musical

Premiere
22. June 2018 at 21.00

Cankarjev dom

22

June

Friday

21.00

Cankarjev dom

Grease, musical

23. June 2018 at 21.00

Cankarjev dom

23

June

Saturday

21.00

Cankarjev dom

Grease, musical

24. June 2018 at 21.00

Cankarjev dom

24

June

Sunday

21.00

Cankarjev dom

Grease, musical

25. June 2018 at 21.00

Cankarjev dom

25

June

Monday

21.00

Cankarjev dom

66. Ljubljana Festival

28. June - 3. September 2018
28

June

28. June - 3. September 2018

Sfera Mundi – Voyage around the world
La Fura dels Baus

Opening of the 66th Ljubljana Festival
World Premiere
29. June 2018 at 21.00

Congress Square

29

June

Friday

Sfera Mundi – Voyage around the world
La Fura dels Baus

Opening of the 66th Ljubljana Festival
World Premiere

21.00

Congress Square

Ljubljana Festival on the Ljubljanica

29. June - 2. July 2018

Symphonic Ecstasy 2

30. June 2018 at 21.00

Congress Square

30

June

Saturday

21.00

Congress Square

The Munich Philharmonic Orchestra

Paavo Järvi, conductor
Piotr Anderszewski, piano
1. July 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

1

July

Sunday

The Munich Philharmonic Orchestra

Paavo Järvi, conductor
Piotr Anderszewski, piano

20.00

Cankarjev dom

PASTORALE

Natalie Clein, cello
Slovenian Philharmonic Orchestra
Dimitrij Liss, conductor
3. July 2018 at 20.00

Slovenian Philharmonic

3

July

Tuesday

PASTORALE

Natalie Clein, cello
Slovenian Philharmonic Orchestra
Dimitrij Liss, conductor

20.00

Slovenian Philharmonic

Kristine Opolais, soprano

Concert of opera arias
4. July 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

4

July

Wednesday

Kristine Opolais, soprano

Concert of opera arias

CANCELED

20.00

Cankarjev dom

A. Horozić: Hasanaginica, opera

Sarajevo National Theatre
5. July 2018 at 20.00

Slovene National Theatre Opera and Ballet Ljubljana

5

July

Thursday

A. Horozić: Hasanaginica, opera

Sarajevo National Theatre

20.00

Slovene National Theatre Opera and Ballet Ljubljana

Peter Bence, piano

5. July 2018 at 21.00

Congress Square

5

July

Thursday

21.00

Congress Square

Balkan Fever

Slovene Philharmonic String Chamber Orchestra
9. July 2018 at 21.00

Congress Square

9

July

Monday

Balkan Fever

Slovene Philharmonic String Chamber Orchestra

21.00

Congress Square

R. Wagner: Das Rheingold

Igor Pison, director
10. July 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

10

July

Tuesday

R. Wagner: Das Rheingold

Igor Pison, director

CANCELED

20.00

Cankarjev dom

TALES OF THE SILK ROAD, Chinese ballet

“Dunhuang My Dreamland”
Chinese Dance Theatre Lanzhou
11. July 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

11

July

Wednesday

TALES OF THE SILK ROAD, Chinese ballet

“Dunhuang My Dreamland”
Chinese Dance Theatre Lanzhou

20.00

Cankarjev dom

Left right Left right

Ballet Triptych
12. July 2018 at 21.00

Slovene National Theatre Opera and Ballet Ljubljana

12

July

Thursday

Left right Left right

Ballet Triptych

21.00

Slovene National Theatre Opera and Ballet Ljubljana

Tartini and his pupils

Slovene Philharmonic String Chamber Orchestra
12. July 2018 at 19.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

12

July

Thursday

Tartini and his pupils

Slovene Philharmonic String Chamber Orchestra

19.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

LJUBLJANA INTERNATIONAL ORCHESTRA AND SARAJEVO PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

Symphonic concert Generation 99, commemorating 100 years since the end of the First World War
13. July 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

13

July

Friday

LJUBLJANA INTERNATIONAL ORCHESTRA AND SARAJEVO PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

Symphonic concert Generation 99, commemorating 100 years since the end of the First World War

20.00

Cankarjev dom

XXI. International Fine Arts Colony

15. July - 20. July 2018

Križanke

15

July

15. July - 20. July 2018

Križanke

Dance Amore, dance performance

17. July 2018 at 21.00

Congress Square

17

July

Tuesday

21.00

Congress Square

Sebastian Bohren, violin
Benedickt Kloeckner, cello
Jose Gallardo, piano

TRIPLE BRIDGE EUROPEAN CAREER CENTER FOR ARTISTS
17. July 2018 at 19.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

17

July

Tuesday

Sebastian Bohren, violin
Benedickt Kloeckner, cello
Jose Gallardo, piano

TRIPLE BRIDGE EUROPEAN CAREER CENTER FOR ARTISTS

19.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Diana Damrau, soprano
Nicolas Testé, bass-baritone

Concert of opera arias - VERDIssimo
18. July 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

18

July

Wednesday

Diana Damrau, soprano
Nicolas Testé, bass-baritone

Concert of opera arias - VERDIssimo

20.00

Cankarjev dom

Voca People

19. July 2018 at 21.00

Congress Square

19

July

Thursday

21.00

Congress Square

String Quartet Vollmond

TRIPLE BRIDGE EUROPEAN CAREER CENTER FOR ARTISTS
22. July 2018 at 19.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

22

July

Sunday

String Quartet Vollmond

TRIPLE BRIDGE EUROPEAN CAREER CENTER FOR ARTISTS

19.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Blossoms in autumn, musical

23. July 2018 at 21.00

Congress Square

23

July

Monday

21.00

Congress Square

Goran Bojčevski, clarinet

Classical meets Balkan Nuevo
25. July 2018 at 20.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

25

July

Wednesday

Goran Bojčevski, clarinet

Classical meets Balkan Nuevo

20.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

AIMEZ-VOUS BRAHMS?

Corrado Greco, piano
Claude Hauri, cello
Eddy Vanoosthuyse, clarinet
26. July 2018 at 20.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

26

July

Thursday

AIMEZ-VOUS BRAHMS?

Corrado Greco, piano
Claude Hauri, cello
Eddy Vanoosthuyse, clarinet

20.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

GALA OF ST PETERSBURG OPERA STARS

Within the cultural programme of St Petersburg Days in Slovenia
27. July 2018 at 21.00

Cankarjev dom

27

July

Friday

GALA OF ST PETERSBURG OPERA STARS

Within the cultural programme of St Petersburg Days in Slovenia

21.00

Cankarjev dom

SERGEJ KRILOV, violin
ALEKSANDER KNJAZEV, cello
NIKOLAJ LUGANSKI, piano

31. July 2018 at 20.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Belcanto

Slovene Philharmonic String Chamber Orchestra
1. August 2018 at 20.00

National Gallery

1

August

Wednesday

Belcanto

Slovene Philharmonic String Chamber Orchestra

20.00

National Gallery

LAMENTO

Slovene Philharmonic String Chamber Orchestra
2. August 2018 at 20.00

National Gallery

2

August

Thursday

LAMENTO

Slovene Philharmonic String Chamber Orchestra

20.00

National Gallery

The Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra has terminated the cooperation with chief conductor Daniele Gatti

2. August - 5. August 2018

Vladimir Mlinarić, piano

6. August 2018 at 20.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

6

August

Monday

20.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Back to our roots

Slovene Philharmonic String Chamber Orchestra
7. August 2018 at 18.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

7

August

Tuesday

Back to our roots

Slovene Philharmonic String Chamber Orchestra

18.00

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Alexander Gadjiev, piano

8. August 2018 at 20.00

Slovenian Philharmonic

8

August

Wednesday

20.00

Slovenian Philharmonic

RUSSIAN PHOTOGRAPHS

Slovene Philharmonic String Chamber Orchestra
9. August 2018 at 20.00

Slovenian Philharmonic

9

August

Thursday

RUSSIAN PHOTOGRAPHS

Slovene Philharmonic String Chamber Orchestra

20.00

Slovenian Philharmonic

COMMITTED TO STEPS

AWAKENINGS THROUGH TIME
20. August - 28. August 2018

Slovene National Theatre Opera and Ballet Ljubljana

20

August

20. August - 28. August 2018

COMMITTED TO STEPS

AWAKENINGS THROUGH TIME

Slovene National Theatre Opera and Ballet Ljubljana

Hommage à Janez Lenassi: Ten Years Later

Exhibition
20. August - 3. September 2018

Atrium entrance to the premises of the Ljubljana Festival

20

August

20. August - 3. September 2018

Atrium entrance to the premises of the Ljubljana Festival

Tchaikovsky. PRO et CONTRA, ballet

Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg
21. August 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

21

August

Tuesday

Tchaikovsky. PRO et CONTRA, ballet

Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg

20.00

Cankarjev dom

Tchaikovsky. PRO et CONTRA, ballet

Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg
22. August 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

22

August

Wednesday

Tchaikovsky. PRO et CONTRA, ballet

Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg

20.00

Cankarjev dom

Marcelo Álvarez, tenor

Concert of opera arias
23. August 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

23

August

Thursday

Marcelo Álvarez, tenor

Concert of opera arias

20.00

Cankarjev dom

Vesna, musical

24. August 2018 at 20.30

Križanke

24

August

Friday

20.30

Križanke

G. Verdi: Rigoletto, opera

The Teatro Carlo Felice of Genoa
Leo Nucci, baritone
27. August 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

27

August

Monday

G. Verdi: Rigoletto, opera

The Teatro Carlo Felice of Genoa
Leo Nucci, baritone

20.00

Cankarjev dom

EGBERTO GISMONTI, guitar

I Solisti Aquilani
28. August 2018 at 20.00

Slovenian Philharmonic

28

August

Tuesday

EGBERTO GISMONTI, guitar

I Solisti Aquilani

20.00

Slovenian Philharmonic

G. Verdi: Rigoletto, opera

The Teatro Carlo Felice of Genoa
Leo Nucci, baritone
29. August 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

29

August

Wednesday

G. Verdi: Rigoletto, opera

The Teatro Carlo Felice of Genoa
Leo Nucci, baritone

20.00

Cankarjev dom

Filarmonica della Scala

Andrey Boreyko, conductor
Jan Lisiecki, piano
30. August 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

30

August

Thursday

Filarmonica della Scala

Andrey Boreyko, conductor
Jan Lisiecki, piano

20.00

Cankarjev dom

Vlado Kreslin

with guests
31. August 2018 at 20.30

Križanke

31

August

Friday

Vlado Kreslin

with guests

Tonight in Križanke!

20.30

Križanke

Nuša Derenda

Concert marking the 20th anniversary
1. September 2018 at 20.30

Križanke

1

September

Saturday

Nuša Derenda

Concert marking the 20th anniversary

CANCELED

20.30

Križanke

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

MANFRED HONECK, conductor
Closing of the 66th Ljubljana Festival
3. September 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

3

September

Monday

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

MANFRED HONECK, conductor
Closing of the 66th Ljubljana Festival

20.00

Cankarjev dom

SLOVENIAN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

Marko Letonja, conductor
6. September 2018 at 20.00

Cankarjev dom

6

September

Thursday

SLOVENIAN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

Marko Letonja, conductor

20.00

Cankarjev dom

Laibach and Lviv Philharmonic Orchestra

Filip Rathé, conductor
7. September 2018 at 20.30

Križanke

7

September

Friday

20.30

Križanke

J. W. von Goethe: Faust

Tomaž Pandur, director
10. September 2018 at 21.00

SNG Drama Ljubljana

10

September

Monday

J. W. von Goethe: Faust

Tomaž Pandur, director

21.00

SNG Drama Ljubljana

Kristijan Dražil, viola
Eva Dolinšek, harpsichord

1st Concert of the International Music Cycle
18. October 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

18

October

Thursday

Kristijan Dražil, viola
Eva Dolinšek, harpsichord

1st Concert of the International Music Cycle

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Jošt Lampret, double bass
Izak Hudnik, cello

2nd Concert of the International Music Cycle
8. November 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

8

November

Thursday

Jošt Lampret, double bass
Izak Hudnik, cello

2nd Concert of the International Music Cycle

SOLD OUT

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Teja Udovič Kovačič, accordion
Piano Trio Rêverie

3rd Concert of the International Music Cycle
22. November 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

22

November

Thursday

Teja Udovič Kovačič, accordion
Piano Trio Rêverie

3rd Concert of the International Music Cycle

SOLD OUT

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Christmas concerts

1. December - 17. December 2018

Knight's Hall, Križanke

1

December

1. December - 17. December 2018

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Lara Hrastnik, harp
Four Characters Quartet

4th Concert of the International Music Cycle
6. December 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

6

December

Thursday

Lara Hrastnik, harp
Four Characters Quartet

4th Concert of the International Music Cycle

SOLD OUT

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

Milica Zulus, violin
Marija Radovanović, violin

5th Concert of the International Music Cycle
13. December 2018 at 19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke

13

December

Thursday

Milica Zulus, violin
Marija Radovanović, violin

5th Concert of the International Music Cycle

19.30

Knight's Hall, Križanke