Monday 16 December 2019 7:30PM

Martin Fröst clarinet; Roland Pöntinen piano

French Beauties and Swedish Beasts

Archived

  • Martin Fröst clarinet
  • Roland Pöntinen piano

Pianist Roland Pöntinen’s own music features in this programme shared with one of the world’s leading clarinettists in the shape of a jazzy piece the two first performed in 1994, while Anders Hillborg’s work for the same performers was written three years earlier.

  • Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
        • Première rapsodie
  • Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
        • Sonata for clarinet and piano
  • Anders Hillborg (b.1954)
        • Tampere Raw
  • Interval
  • Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
      • Miroirs
        • Une barque sur l'océan
        • Alborada del gracioso
  • Roland Pöntinen (b.1963)
        • Mercury Dream
  • Ernest Chausson (1855-1899)
        • Andante and Allegro
  • Encore
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
        • Hungarian Dance No. 1 in G minor WoO. 1 (arr. Roland Pöntinen/Martin Fröst)
  • Göran Fröst (b.1974)
        • Klezmer Dance No. 2 (arr. Roland Pöntinen/Martin Fröst)

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