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September 2022

Sun, 11.09.2022 | 20:30 | Beethovensaal

Great art of the harp - Anneleen Lenaerts

Dvorak I Song to the moon
Smetana I Moldau (arr. Trnecek)
Liszt I Préludes (arr. Lenaerts)
Wagner I Meistersinger (arr. Trnecek)
Gounod I Faust (by Zabel)
Tschaikovsky I Fantaisie über Onegin (by E.Walter-Kühne)
Puccini I Fantasie über Bohème (by Lenaerts)
R. Strauss I Rosenkavalier Walzer
J. Strauss I An der schönen blauen Donau


Admission: 5.30 PM
Start: 6.00 PM



Anneleen Lenaerts (Solo Harfenistin der Wiener Philharmoniker)

Belgian harpist Anneleen Lenaerts is one of the leading soloists of her instrument. In December 2010 she was appointed
Principal Harpist of the Vienna Philharmonic.

As a soloist Anneleen has performed with the Symphony Orchestra of Bavarian Radio, the Mozarteum Orchestra, Bruckner
Orchestra Linz, the Philadelphia Chamber Orchestra, the Polish National Radio Orchestra, the Brussels Philharmonic, and the
National Orchestra of Belgium amongst others.

Anneleen Lenaerts has made her solo debut at venues such as the Wigmore Hall in London, Carnegie Hall New York, Berliner
Philharmonie, Salle Gaveau in Paris, Großes Festspielhaus in Salzburg, Bozar in Brussels and in festivals such as Rheingau
Musik Festival, Dresden Musikfestspiele, Lockenhaus festival, Moritzburg Festival and Aspen Music Festival. Solo appearances
have been recorded by various stations including BBC 3, Radio France Musique and Deutschlandfunk.
In the 2021/2022 season she can be heard with the Antwerp Symphony Orchestra, the Deutsche Staatsphilharmonie
Rheinland-Pfalz, the Philharmonische Orchester Freiburg and at the Musikverein Wien, the Konzerthaus Wien, the Royal
Academy London, the MiTo Festival and the Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. Further highlights of the season are
concerts with mandolin player Avi Avital, with Emmanuel Pahud, solo flutist of the Berliner Philharmoniker, and cellist Nicolas

After the success of recording 3 harp concertos (by Glière, Rodrigo and Jongen) with the Brussels Philharmonic for Warner
Classics and a CD with works by Schumann & Schubert with clarinetist Dionysis Grammenos, Anneleen signed an exclusive
recording artist contract with Warner Classics . 2019 saw the release of a new recording with works by Nino Rota with the
Brussels Philharmonic, Adrien Perruchon and Emmanuel Pahud and won an Opus Klassik, after being nominated in 4 different
categories. Her previous solo album on Aliud Records comprises twelve transcriptions of some of the most popular piano pieces
by Chopin and Liszt. In the same year she also received the “Flemish Community Honours” by the Government of Flanders for
her outstanding contributions to society.

From an early age Anneleen started winning an impressive amount of prizes at international harp competitions: 23 prizes
between 1997 and 2009. The “Grand Prix International Lily Laskine, where she won the first prize in 2005 and the ARD
International Music Competition in Munich, where she was both a prizewinner and winner of the Audience Prize, are particularly
outstanding. Anneleen Lenaerts started playing harp with Lieve Robbroeckx. She continued her studies at the Conservatories of
Brussels and Paris in 2008 and gained her Harp Master degree with highest distinction. She completed through the “Cours de
perfectionnement" at the Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris with Isabelle Perrin. Besides harp Anneleen studied harmony,
counterpoint and fugue at the Brussels Conservatory.

Anneleen teaches at the University of Maastricht (NL) and is a Faculty Member of the Aspen Music Festival (USA)

Enjoy the unique artistry of Anneleen Lenaerts!


Fri, 30.09.2022 | Beethovensaal

Piano olympus Öschberghof

Concert I

Haiou Zhang

A. Mozart: Klaviersonate Nr. 12 F-Dur KV332
Claude Debussy: Ètude Nr. 11 Pour les arpèges composés
Prélude: La fille aux cheveux de lin
Frédéric Chopin:
Nocturne cis-moll posth.
Prélude Nr. 15 Des-Dur Op. 28
Nocturne Es-Dur Nr. 2 Op. 9
Scherzo Nr. 2 Op. 31 b-moll

Concert II

Eva Gevorgyan

A. Mozart: Kaviersonate c-moll Nr. 14 KV457
Robert Schumann: Carnaval Op. 9
Igor Strawinsky:
Der Feuervogel Suite (Bearbeitung)


Admission: 7.00 PM
Start: 7.30 PM



Eva Gevorgyan

Eva Gevorgyan was born on the 15 of April 2004 and she is currently a student at the prestigious Central Music School for Gifted Children at the Moscow Conservatory where she studies piano under Professor Natalia Trull and composition under Professor Tatiana Chudova. She has performed across Russia, Europe (including a Royal Albert Hall debut in April), and in the United States. Eva has already won prize in several dozen international piano competitions, including the Cliburn, the Cleveland prize in America, the Robert Schumann in Germany and the Chopin Competition for Young Musicians in Poland. During the live TV broadcast, Eva asked Russian President Vladimir Putin about possible reforms for the specialist music education in Russia. Eva performed in Dobbiaco at Alto Adige Festival concert Wunderkinder in front of the president of Italy, Sergio Mattarella. Eva receives a scholarship from the International Academy of Music in Liechtenstein and in 2019, she became the Discovery Winner at the ICMA (International Classical Music Awards) in Switzerland.

Haiou Zhang

"The dedication and intensity also showed that he is one of the greats of the new generation of pianists." - Mannheimer Morgen '' His special expressiveness made it clear that Haiou Zhang is about to catch up with the great pianists of our time .''- Augsburger Allgemeine Zeitung

With his concerts from Berlin to Paris and Toronto to São Paulo, the pianist Haiou Zhang is one of the most successful Chinese musicians of his generation. His piano playing is considered technically flawless, devoted and authentic.

He gave the first stormy concerts in Germany in 2005 and 2006 at the Braunschweig Classix Festival, followed by invitations to other renowned festivals in Schleswig-Holstein, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Kissinger Sommer, Würzburg, Weilburg and in France, Spain and Italy. Since then, Haiou Zhang has been thrilling in many internationally important venues, making his debut in the Philharmonie Berlin, the Philharmonie Essen, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Sala Sao Paulo, Meistersingerhalle Nuremberg and the Elbphilharmonie Hamburg.

Haiou Zhang performs with renowned orchestras such as B. the Russian National Philharmonic under Vladimir Spivakov, the NDR Radiophilharmonie under Andrew Manzeoder with the Nuremberg Symphony Orchestra, Hamburg Symphony Orchestra, Heidelberg Symphony Orchestra, Bochum Symphony Orchestra, the German Chamber Orchestra Berlin, the Württemberg Chamber Orchestra Heilbronn, the Orchestra Filharmonica della Calabria, the Israel Symphony Orchestra, the Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra, the Polish Chamber Philharmonic, the Russian Chamber Philharmonic St. Petersburg, the Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra, the Beijing Symphony Orchestra and the Macedonia Philharmonic, Ontario Philharmonic, the National Chamber Orchestra of Armenia and others.

Further concerts take him to Russia, Estonia, Lithuania, the Czech Republic, Georgia, Brazil, Canada, USA, Macedonia, Italy, Switzerland and France.

Haiou Zhang works closely with the vision string quartet, Quatuor Hermès, Meccore String Quartet and Eldbjørg Hemsing, Sarah Christian, Friederike Starkloff, Solenne Païdassi and Leonid Gorokhov.

He played three superlative tours in 2016, 2017 and 2018 in his home country China: More than 40,000 people attended his 40 concerts in the metropolises - for example in the Shanghai Grand Theater and the Beijing Concert Hall. In addition to his concert activities, Haiou Zhang gives master classes in Germany, China, Canada and the USA and is also an honorary professor at the Inner Mongolia Art School. In 2015 he was awarded the Dr. Maria Zbick Award for Artists Awarded in Oberhausen. His likeness is adorned with Chinese postage stamps.

In 2010 the passionate musician founded the international music festival Buxtehude, Altes Land and Harburg to promote young, talented artists.

In spring 2019 his fourth CD was released on the label hänssler CLASSIC with Mozart's piano concertos KV414 and 415: Haiou Zhang Plays Mozart II, in cooperation with the Norddeutscher Rundfunk.


Experience the artistry of Eva Gevorgyan and Haiou Zhang!