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YSAŸE, MESSIAEN, STRAUSS

Born in Nazareth in 1997, violinist Yamen Saadi began his musical education at the Barenboim-Said Conservatory in his hometown. He is a longtime member of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra and completed his studies in 2019 at the Barenboim-Said Akademie. In June 2022, he was named concertmaster of the Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera. Following numerous Pierre Boulez Saal appearances as a member of the Boulez Ensemble, he now makes his solo debut, for which he is joined by French pianist Julien Quentin. Their program includes works of the late 19th and 20th centuries from Richard Strauss to Luciano Berio.

YAMEN SAADI & JULIEN QUENTIN
YAMEN SAADI & JULIEN QUENTIN © Promo

  • Eugène Ysaÿe - Poème élégiaque for Violin and Piano Op. 12
  • Olivier Messiaen - Thème et variations for Violin and Piano
  • Luciano Berio - Sequenza VIII for Solo Violin *** - ***
  • Richard Strauss - Sonata for Violin and Piano in E-flat major Op. 18

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Yamen Saadi
Julien Quentin
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Pierre Boulez Saal