Harp Solo

With varied yet harmonious programme concepts, Ekaterina Afanasieva brings her concert harp to life. The artist often presents interesting facts about the music or her instrument and always bases her concerts on suspenseful, emotional compositions and a rich harp sound.

Concert programmes:

“Recital” - standard works for harp from various periods: 
 C.Ph.E. Bach, L. Spohr, G. Faure and others.

"A World of Harp Music" - a musical journey through diverse countries and eras:
G.F. Händel, A. Hasselmans, L. Bonfi and others.

“La Passion” - spirited music of Spain and South America:
A. Piazzolla, J. Rodrigo, I Albeniz and others.

"The Virtuoso Harp" - a musically and technically dazzling programme: 
F. Liszt, F. Chopin, B. Smetana and others.

"Russian Masters on the Harp" - well-loved and beautiful melodies of Russian composers: P.I. Tchaikowsky, M.P. Mussorgsky, S.S. Prokofiev and others.

“The Snow Falls Quietly” - christmas music.

Repertoire: ALBENIZ, Isaac: Asturias, Cordoba | BACH, Carl Philipp Emanuel: Sonata in G-dur | BACH, Johann Sebastian: Suita No. 1, BWV 996 | CAPLET, Andre: Divertissements a'l espagnole, Divertissements a la francaise | CHOPIN, Frederic: Fantasie - Impromptu | DEBUSSY, Claude: Arabesque No. 1, Reverie, En Bateau, Claire de Lune | DURAND, Auguste: Walse No. 1 | DUSSEK, Jan Ladislav: Sonata in C minor | de FALLA, Manuel: Spanish Dance"La vida breve" | FAURE, Gabriel: Impromptu, Op. 86, Une Chatelaine en sa tour Op. 110 | GLINKA, Michail: Nocturne in Es-dur, The Lark | GODEFROID, Felix: Carnival de Venice, Op. 184, La Danse des Sylphes | GRANDJANY, Marcel: Fantasie | HÄNDEL, Georg Fridrich: Preludium et Toccata, Thema mit Variationen | HINDEMITH, Paul: Sonata for harp, 1939 | LECUONA, Ernesto: Malaguena | LISZT, Franz: Liebestraum No. 3, Le Rossignol, Un Sospiro | MCHEDELOV Michail: Variations on a theme of Paganini | PAGANINI, Niccolo: La Caccia | PARISH-ALVARS, Elias: La Mandoline | PESCETTI, Giovanni Batista: Sonata in c-moll | PROKOFJEV, Sergei: Preludium in C Major, Op. 12 No. 7 | ROTA, Nino: Sarabanda and Toccata | SALZEDO, Carlos: Concert Phantasy on the Lara's Granada | SMETANA/TRNEČEK: Moldau | SPOHR, Louis: Phantasie in C minor, Op. 35 | TCHAIKOWSKY, Peter: Nata-Waltz, Barcarolle | TOURNIER, Marcel: Vers la Source dans les Bois, Féerie | WALTER-KUNE, Ekaterina: Fantasie on a theme from Opera “Eugene Onegin”