The Zagreb Guitar Quartet is scheduled to appear live on HRT – Croatian Television’s Good Morning Croatia (Dobro jutro Hrvatska) on Friday, 20 February. Good Morning Croatia airs from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. The Quartet will perform pieces by Mohamed el-Qasabgi and Zdenko Runjić.
Date: February 1, 2009
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Main Auditorium of the American University of Sharjah
ZAGREB GUITAR QUARTET
Tomislav Vasilj, Krunoslav Pehar, Melita Ivković, Mak Grgić
Georg Friedrich HÄNDEL (1685 – 1759)
Suite no. 5 in E-Major, HWV 430
Prelude – Allemande – Courante – Air
Jean-Philippe RAMEAU (1683 – 1764): Gavotte et 6 doubles
Johann Sebastian BACH (1685 – 1750)
Fugue in g minor, BWV 578
Prelude and fugue in C major, BWV 531
Joaquín TURINA (1882 – 1949)
Cinco danzas gitanas, op. 84
Fiesta de las calderas
Mohamed EL-QASABGI (1892 – 1966): Tibieni Layh
Ivo JOSIPOVIĆ (b. 1957): Samba per chitarre
Celso MACHADO (b. 1953): Folguedo
All compositions are arranged for four guitars by Ante Čagalj, except Folguedo which is exclusivelly arranged for the Zagreb Guitar Quartet by Celso Machado.
Zagreb Guitar Quartet will perform a concert in Dubai on February 2, 2009 at the American University of Sharjah. The Quartet will perform works by George Frideric Handel, Jean-Philippe Rameau, Joaquín Turina, Mohamed el-Qasabgi, Celso Machado and Ivo Josipović. More information forthcoming.
(Photo: Dar’ya Sipyeykina)