Final concerts of the Montenegro Summer Camp for Chamber Music will be held in Cetinje on August 6 at the Royal Theater Zetski Dom at 20h and in Podgorica on August 7 at the Cultural-information Center Budo Tomović at 21h. Both concerts will present different chamber music programms preformed by variouse ensambles: duo, trio, quartet and quintet. Final concerts are part of the events Summer in the Old Royal Capital organized by Tourist Organization Cetinje and the Podgorical Cultural Summer organized by the Secretariat for Culture and Sport of the Capital City. Entrance for both concerts is free of charge
Chamber duo – Isak Haračić, cello and Sonja Marković, piano will perform at the Summer Palace at Ivanova Korita on August 5, at 8 pm. Their concert program consists music of Camille Saint Saens (Suite for cello and piano, Op. 16; Sonata for cello and piano no.1, Op. 32) and Nadia Boulanger (Three pieces for cello and piano).
In addition to concert activities, the members of this duo are professionally engaged in music institutions: Isak Haračić is the leader of the cello section at the Sarajevo Philharmonic, and Sonja Marković teaches piano at the Music School Trebinje. This duo is the winner of the European Commission’s I-Portunus grant for participation in this year’s Summer Camp for Chamber Music. I-Portunus is a program that supports the mobility of artists, creators and cultural professionals, and its main objective is to connect international cultural communities among all countries participating in the Creative Europe Programme.
Together with our European partners we presented the program of the tenth edition of the Montenegro Summer Camp for Chamber Music to the public. Editor of music program Maja Popović, German ambassador to Montenegro dr Robert Weber, and Laurent Goncalves, director of Institut français du Monténégro spoke at the press conference held on July 28 at the Budo Tomović Cultural Information Center of Podgorica.
We thank to everyone for their participation and support.
Various chamber ensembles, from duo to quintets, are in our program focus.
Duo: Camille Saint-Saens: The Suite for Cello and Piano, Op. 16, Sonata for Cello and Piano Op.32 No.1; Nadia Boulanger: Three Pieces for Cello and Piano; Astor Piazzolla: History of Tango for Flute and Guitar; Edvard Grieg: Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 3 in C Minor, Opus 45 and others.
Trio: Ludvig van Beethoven: String Trio in C Minor Op.9 No.3; Edouard Destenay: Trio in B Minor for Piano, Oboe (Flute) and Clarinet Op. 27; Mélanie Bonis: Suite en trio, Op. 59; Josef Haydn: Piano Trio in No. 39 in G Major, Hob. XV/25; Claude Debussy: Piano Trio in G Minor; Aram Khachaturian: Trio in G Minor for Clarinet, Violin and Piano; Alexander Borodin: String Trio in G Major, and others.
Quartet: Franz Schubert: Strings Quartet “Death and the Maiden”
Quintet: Robert Schumann: Piano Quintet in E Flat Major, Op. 44; Antonin Dvorak: Piano Quintet No. 2 in A Major, Op. 81; Luigi Boccherini: Guitar in D Major, G.448; Dejan Despić: Wind Quintet Vignettes; Gabriel Pierné: Pastorale for wind quintet; Claude Debussy: Claire de Lune for wind quintet and others.
We received 35 applications from musicians of different ages, from high music and university students to young artists and music teachers who want to improve their performances and collaborate with our respectable mentors. Musicians who will participate the Camp play the following instruments: violin, viola, cello, piano, flute, clarinet, oboe, horn, bassoon and guitar.
This year’s participants of Montenegro Summer Camp for Chamber Music come from different cities of Montenegro, Serbia, Bosnia and Hercegovina, North Macedonia and Germany.
We are very happy that a current epidemiological situation in our country allows for international music gathering at Ivanova Korita.
Dear chamber music players,
We invite you to apply to participate in the Montenegro Summer Camp for Chamber Music, which will be held from July 30 to August 7, 2021.
Please, find the link below and fill out the application form. We remind you to click the SUBMIT after filling out your application.
We will be happy to hear about your interest, and see your application. Welcome!