Every year many final examinations are held at the Royal Music Academy in the Hague. Many of these examinations are of an exceptional quality. Festival Classique gives a number of these talented musicians the platform that they deserve. Meet tomorrow's maestros and enjoy a special graduation concert in the beautiful Kurhaus.
The graduation concerts are held in cooperation with the Royal Music Academy of the Hague.
Beniamino Paganini – Maestro al Cembalo master's examination
Beniamino Paganini (1994) is a passionate player of the traverse flute, renaissance flute and harpsichord, ensemble leader and specialist in old music. Furthermore he also plays the baroque organ and recorder. Beniamino received master diplomas for traverse flute (2016) and harpsichord (2017) and bachelor diploma for musicology (2018), all with distinction. With the "Maestro al Cembalo" master's course Beniamino has refined his skills in ensemble leading while he further develops his international career as professional artist.
Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
Celestial Music Did the Gods Inspire, Z. 322
Ouverture, Celestial music, Her charming strains, Thus Virgil's genius, Whilst music did improve, When Orpheus sang, Let Phillis
Johann Bernhard Bach (1676-1749)
Ouverture III in e Ouverture, Les Plaisirs (vitement), Courante, Gavotte en Rondeau
- Intermission -
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Missa in G, BWV 236
Kyrie, Gloria (Vivace), Gratias, Domine Deus, Quoniam (Adagio), Cum Sancto Spiritu
The performance may be attended free of charge, please book your (free) ticket in advance to guarantee availability.
Beniamino Paganini Harpsichord & musical director
May Kristin Svanholm Hegvold, Tinka Pijpker, Rosalyn Stuerzer Soprano
Wojciech Basiakowski, Sean Bell Alto
André Pérez Muíño, Pablo Gregorian, Chris Postuma Tenor
Hidde Kleikamp, Wouter Verhage, Máté Bruckner Bass
Nele Vertommen, Federico Forla Oboe
Bernat Gili Bassoon
Takuto Takagishi, Sakura Goto, Clara Sawada, Simona PentassugliaViolin I
Pietro Battistoni, Emese Jeszenői, Laura Alexander Violin II
Yumina Ishii, Isabel Franenberg Viola
Carlos Nicolas Alonso, Anna Lachegyi Cello
Anna Lachegyi, Stefan Woudenberg Viola da gamba
Takumi Hiratsuka Violone
Halldór Arnarson Organ
Asako Ueda Theorbo