Upcoming Cultural Events 14.11.2016–20.11. 2016

The Leipzig String Quartet (Germany) – classical music

On 14 November at 7:30 p.m.

Organizer: Slovenska filharmonija, Kongresni trg 10 1000 Ljubljana, +386 (0)1 241 08 00, info@filharmonija.si, filharmonija.si

The Leipzig String Quartet has been performing since 1988 and is considered one of Europe’s best classical ensembles. They have a very wide repertoire – about 200 works by 55 composers. The Quartet tours extensively around the world. Program: W. A. Mozart, R. Schumann, A. Dvořák. Performers: Konrad Muck (violin), Tilman Buening (violin), Ivo Bauer (viola), Matthias Moosdorf (cello).

Concert of organ music

On 15 November at 7:15 p.m.

Venue: the Saint Nicholas Cathedral (Stolnica)

Performance is held by the laureate of international competitions, the soloist of the Moscow State Conservatory Fyodor Stroganoff. Program: J. S. Bach, G. M. Trabaci, G. Frescobaldi, C. Franck, L. A. J. Lefébure-Wély, H. Purcell.

Free admission.

Jean-Michel Jarre

On 15 November at 8:00 p.m.

Organizer: Športna dvorana Stožice, Vojkova cesta 100 1000 Ljubljana, +386 (0)1 431 51 55, sport-ljubljana.si

A concert by the famous French musician, composer and producer Jean-Michel Jarre, who is considered the “godfather” of electronic music. The performance will be held in the framework of the Electronica World Tour.

“A la francaise” organ music concert

On 16 November at 7:45 p.m.

Organizer: Župnija Ljubljana, Šiška, Černetova ulica, 20

Performance is held by the laureate of international competitions, the soloist of the Moscow State Conservatory Fyodor Stroganoff. Program: L.-N. Clerambault, O. Messiaen, L. Vierne, J. S. Bach, L. A. J. Lefébure-Wély.

The Show Must Go On—a rock concert to the 25th anniversary of the death of Freddie Mercury

On 17 November at 8:00 p.m.

Organizer: Dvorana Tivoli, Celovška cesta 25 1000 Ljubljana, +386 (0)1 430 66 60, sport-ljubljana.si

A rock show timed to the 25th anniversary of the death of the legendary singer Freddie Mercury, the Queen leader, with the participation of The Bohemians band – the famous Queen Tribute band, the Polish Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Peter Oleksyak, the choir and Lynell Johnson (soprano).

The twelfth Slovenian Biennale of Illustrations

18.11.2016–03.01.2017

Organizer: Cankarjev dom, Prešernova cesta 10 1000 Ljubljana, +386 (0)1 241 72 99, +386 (0)1 241 71 00, info@cd-cc.si, cd-cc.si

A presentation of creative achievements of Slovenian illustrators for the past two years. Illustration presents a truly unique area of the fine arts, which is of great value to the aesthetic education of children and youth.

Andrea Bocelli (Italy)

On 19 November at 8:00 p.m.

Organizer: Športna dvorana Stožice, Vojkova cesta 100 1000 Ljubljana, +386 (0)1 431 51 55, sport-ljubljana.si

A concert of the famous charismatic Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, who will perform arias from the operas by Giuseppe Verdi, Giacomo Puccini and other composers as well as musical hits from such movies as ‘Gladiator’, ‘The Godfather’, ‘Love Story’ and other works included in his new album ‘Cinema’. Bocelli is not only a fantastic singer, but also a songwriter and a producer.