Earlier Concert Programs

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December 14, 2009: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall.
Joseph Haydn - Piano Trio in G Major, Hob. XV :25, Jacqueline Fontyn (b. 1930) –
« Lieber Joseph ! » for Piano Trio, Gabriel Fauré – Piano Trio Op. 120.
Jean-Philip Collard-Neven, piano, Andrew Hardy, violin, Justus Grimm, cello.

December 6, 2009: Brussels, Belgium: Cathedral, St. Michel & Gudule. Recital Violin & Organ - Italian Violin Sonatas by Tartini & Veracini & Bach: Partita in B minor, BWV 1002 for solo violin. With Xavier Deprez, organ.

October 19, 2009: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall.
Duo Recital – Russian Works for violin & piano, with Luc Devos, piano.
Igor Stravinsky – Divertimento (arr. Igor Stravinsky & Samuel Dushkin), Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky – Mélodie, Op. 42, N° 3 & Valse-Scherzo, Op. 34, Dmitri Shostakovich – 4 Préludes, Op. 43 (Trans. D. M. Zyganow), Nikolai Karlovich Medtner – 3 Nocturnes, Op. 16, Sergei Prokofiev – Sonata N° 2 in D Major, Op. 94a.

March 31, 2009: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall. (Mixed Chamber Music) W. A. Mozart – Duo N° 2 in B Flat, KV 424, (Max Bruch - 8 Pieces for Clarinet, Viola & Piano), Bohuslav Martinu – Three Madrigals for Violin & Viola, H. 313 & Béla Bartók – Contrasts for Violin, Clarinet & Piano.
Yumiko Kawai, clarinet, Andrew Hardy, violon, Tony Nys, viola, Blandine Waldmann, piano.

February 10, 2009: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall. String Trio Louis Spohr – Duo in e minor, Op. 13, Ludwig van Beethoven – String Trio in C minor, Op. 9, N° 3, Guy Ropartz – Trio in a minor & Ernö Dohnányi – Serenade in C Major, Op. 10. Andrew Hardy, violin, Yves Cortvrint, viola, Justus Grimm, cello.

December 11, 2008: Concerts de Midi de la Ville de Liège, Salle Académique (University of Liège), Liège, Belgium. Duo Recital, Violin and Viola (with Yves Cortvrint, Solo Violist of La Monnaie Opera, Brussels). Louis Spohr – Duo in e minor, Op. 13, W. A. Mozart – Duo in G Major, KV 423, Bohuslav Martinu – Three Madrigals, H. 313, Johan Halvorsen/G. F. Händel – Passacaglia

November 25, 2008: Brussels, Belgium: The American Embassy; Ambassador’s Residence. Piano Trios: Uriel Tsachor, piano, Uri Vardi, cello. Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Trio, Op. 1, Johannes Brahms¸ Trio, N° 1, in B Major, Op. 8.

November 18, 2008: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall. Piano Trios: Uriel Tsachor, piano, Uri Vardi, cello. Paul Ben-Haim – Variations on a Hebrew Melody, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Trio, Op. 1, Johannes Brahms¸ Trio, N° 1, in B Major, Op. 8.

November 13, 2008: University of Wisconsin-Madison. Piano Trios: Uriel Tsachor, piano, Uri Vardi, cello. Paul Ben-Haim – Variations on a Hebrew Melody, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Trio, Op. 1, Johannes Brahms¸ Trio, N° 1, in B Major, Op. 8.

November 12, 2008: University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Piano Trios: Uriel Tsachor, piano, Uri Vardi, cello. Paul Ben-Haim – Variations on a Hebrew Melody, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Trio, Op. 1, Johannes Brahms¸ Trio, N° 1, in B Major, Op. 8.

November 10, 2008: University of Iowa, Iowa City. Piano Trios: Uriel Tsachor, piano, Uri Vardi, cello. Paul Ben-Haim – Variations on a Hebrew Melody, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Trio, Op. 1, Johannes Brahms¸ Trio, N° 1, in B Major, Op. 8.

September 23, 2008: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall. Duo Recital with Francesco Piemontesi, piano (3rd Prize Laureate of the 2007 Queen Elizabeth Competition) – (due to illness F. Piemontesi was replaced by Daniel Blumenthal). W. A. Mozart – Sonata in B-Flat Major, KV. 454, Olivier Messiaen – Thème et Variations, Serge Prokofiev – Cinq Melodies, Johannes Brahms – Sonata N° 3 in d minor, Op. 108. Encore: J. Brahms: Allegretto Grazioso (quasi Andante), 3rd movement from Sonata N° 2 in A Major, Op. 100.

April 24, 2008: Musée de Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium. Franz Schubert - String Trio in B-flat Major, D.581, Bohuslav Martinů - Duo N° 1, Franz Schubert - String Trio in B-flat Major, D. 471, Beethoven - String Trio in C minor, Op. 9, N° 3. Andrew Hardy, Violin, Yves Cortvrint, viola, Justus Grimm, cello

April 15, 2008: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall. Schubert - String Trio in B-flat Major, D. 471, Franz Schubert - String Trio in B-flat Major, D. 581, Olivier Messiaen: Quatuor pour la fin du Temps. Andrew Hardy, violin, Yumiko Kawai, clarinet, Justus Grimm, cello & Blandine Waldmann, piano.

February 12, 2008: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall. Franz Schubert: Sonatina N° 1 in D Major, D. 384 for violin and piano, Franz Schubert: “Trout” Quintet for Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello and Contrabass, (“Forellen”). Daniel Blumenthal, Piano, Andrew Hardy, Violin, Yves Cortvrindt, viola, Justus Grimm, cello, Corneel Lecompte, contrabass.

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Programs before 2007:


November 16, 2006: Liège, Belgium: Grand Salle d’Academie (Concert de Midi), with Uriel Tsachor, piano. Beethoven: Sonata N° 2 in A Major, Op. 12, N° 2, Guillaume Lekeu: Sonata in G Major.

November 14, 2006: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall. Recital Violin & Piano, with Uriel Tsachor, piano. Beethoven: Sonata N° 2 in A Major, Op. 12, N° 2, Louis Vierne: Sonata in G minor, Op. 23, Robert Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op. 73 (version for violin by Schumann), Sonata N° 2 in D minor, Op. 121, (encore) Schumann: Romance N° 2, Op. 94.

October 17, 2006: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall.
L’Ensemble XXI: with Andrew Hardy, Violin, Ning Shi (Solo violist of the Liège Philharmonic) & Justus Grim (Solo cellist of La Monnaie Opera, Brussels). W. A. Mozart: Duo in G Major, KV. 423 for Violin & Viola, Zoltán Kodály: Duo, Op. 7 for Violin & Cello, Beethoven: Serenade in D Major, Op. 8, (encore) Beethoven: Trio in c minor, Op. 9, N° 3, Finale.

June 10, 2006: Brahms Chamber Concert in the Grande Salle, Conservatoire Royal de Bruxelles, with Blandine Waldmann, piano: Brahms: Sonata N° 1 in G Major, Op. 78.

May 20, 2006: Musée de Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, with Andrew Hardy, violin, Yumiko Kawai, clarinet, Justus Grimm, cello & Blandine Waldmann, piano. Zoltán Kodály: Duo, Op. 7 for violin & cello, Olivier Messiaen: Quatuor pour la fin du Temps.

April 27, 2006: Brussels, Belgium, at The Minister-Counselor for the American Embassy’s Residence, with Uriel Tsachor, piano. Guillaume Lekeu: Sonata in G Major. Charles Ives: Largo (1901), Beethoven: Sonata N° 9 in A Major, Op. 47 “Kreutzer”.

April 25, 2006: Inaugural Concert for the new Concert Hall, “Wolubilis”, in the Presence of the Belgian Royal Family. Brussels, Belgium: Recital Violin & Piano with Uriel Tsachor, piano. Schubert: Rondo in B minor, D. 895, Guillaume Lekeu: Sonata in G Major. Charles Ives: Largo (1901), Beethoven: Sonata N° 9 in A Major, Op. 47 “Kreutzer”.

February 21, 2006: Brussels, Belgium, at The American Embassy, Ambassador’s Residence, with André De Groote, piano, Andrew Hardy, violin & Justus Grimm, cello. Beethoven: Piano Trio N° 3 in C minor, Op. 1, N° 3 & Brahms: Piano trio N° 2 in C Major, Op. 87.

December 13, 2005: Grande Salle, Conservatoire Royal de Bruxelles. Invited by “Friends of Joseph Jongen”. With Uriel Tsachor, piano: Joseph Jongen: Sonata N° 1 in D Major, Op. 27.

December 11, 2005: Live Radio Broadcast Concert from Studio 1, Flagey, Brussels, Belgium. Promotional Concert for our recording of the 4CDs set “Les Sonates Dédiées à Eugène Ysaÿe”. With Uriel Tsachor, piano. Beethoven: Sonata N° 1 in D Major, Op. 12, N° 1, Guy Ropartz, Sonata N° 1 in D minor, Gustav Samazeuilh, Sonata in B minor, (encore) Brahms: Andante un poco Adagio, from Clarinet Sonata in F minor, Op. 120, N° 1 - transcribed by Brahms for violin (Simrock Edition).
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Programs between 2005-07:

December 6, 2007: Concerts de Midi de la Ville de Liège, Salle Académique (University of Liège), Liège, Belgium. Duo Recital Violin and Cello, with Justus Grimm, cellist: Ludwig van Beethoven - Duo in C Major (Transcribed by Hermann), Joseph Jongen - Sonate – Duo, Op. 109, Bohuslav Martinů - Duo N° 1, Zoltán Kodály - Duo, Op. 7.

November 20, 2007: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall. Soloist
and Conductor with L’Orchestre Royal de Chambre de Wallonie : J. S. Bach - Concerto N° 2 for violin and orchestra in E Major, BWV 1042, Franz Schubert - Rondo for violin and orchestra in A Major, D. 438 & Joseph Haydn : Concerto for violin and orchestra in C Major, Hob. VIIa: 1.
Concert de Gala au profit d’AMADE-Bruxelles à l’occasion de la Journée Mondiale de l’Enfant.

October 17, 2007: Brussels, Belgium. The Ambassador’s Residence, Ambassador of the United States, Mr. Sam Fox, Duo Recital avec Uriel Tsachor, piano. Robert Schumann: Three Romances, Op. 94 (transcribed by Schumann for violin), Robert Schumann: Märchenbilder, Op. 113 (transcribed by Schumann for violin) & Beethoven: Sonata N° 7 in do minor, Op. 30, N° 2, (encore) J. Brahms: Allegretto Grazioso (quasi Andante), 3rd movement from Sonata N° 2 in A Major, Op. 100.

October 9, 2007: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall. Duo Recital Violon & Piano, with Uriel Tsachor, piano. Robert Schumann: Three Romances, Op. 94 (transcribed by Schumann for violin), Franz Schubert: Sonata in A Major, D. 574, Robert Schumann: Märchenbilder, Op. 113 (transcribed by Schumann for violin) & Beethoven: Sonata N° 7 in do minor, Op. 30, N° 2 (encore) J. Brahms: Allegretto Grazioso (quasi Andante), 3rd movement from Sonata N° 2 in A Major, Op. 100.

19 August 2007: Belgium. Château La Folie. Duo Recital violin and cello, with Justus Grimm, cellist: Ludwig van Beethoven - Duo in C Major (Transcribed by Hermann), Joseph Jongen - Sonate – Duo, Op. 109, Bohuslav Martinů - Duo N° 1, Zoltán Kodály - Duo, Op. 7, (encore) Martinů.

June 7, 2007: Brussels, Belgium. The American Embassy, Ambassador’s Residence, Ambassador of the United States, Mr. Sam Fox. Piano Trios with André De Groote, piano, Andrew Hardy, violin & Justus Grimm, cello. Anton Dvořák: Piano Trio N° 3 in f minor, Op. 65 & Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy: Piano Trio N° 2 in c minor, Op. 66

May 22, 2007: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall. Piano Trios with André De Groote, piano, Andrew Hardy, violin & Justus Grimm, cello. Anton Dvořák: Piano Trio N° 3 in f minor, Op. 65, & Brahms: Piano trio N° 2 in C Major, Op. 87.
March 22, 2007: Brussels, Belgium: At the Residence of The Chargé d’Affaires of the United States of America, Mr. & Mrs. William Imbrie (Minister-Counselor for the American Embassy): with Ning Shi (Solo violist of the Liège Philharmonic) & Justus Grim (Solo cellist of La Monnaie Opera, Brussels). String Trios: Schubert: Trio in B Flat Major, D. 471, Beethoven: Serenade in D Major, Op. 8 & Ernö Dohnányi: Serenade in C Major, Op. 10, (encore) Beethoven: Trio in c minor, Op. 9, N° 3, Finale.

February 6, 2007: Brussels, Belgium: “Wolubilis” Concert Hall. “Autour du Pierre Bartholomée”: Jean Cras: Suite en Duo for Violin and Harp (Françette Bartholomée, harp) & Paul Hindemith: Sonata for Solo Violin, Op. 31, N° 1.