Linda Keprtová’s new production of Foerster’s Eva premières on 26 September in Liberec.
Juan de Dios Magdaleno is the winner of the Ö1 Talentebörse composition prize 2014.
To honour the composer in his 80th year of life, Universal Edition will be collecting performance dates, reviews, CD releases and more on a dedicated blog.
The scenic world première of Schönberg’s Gurre-Lieder at the Dutch National Opera was welcomed with rave reviews.
Morton Feldman’s Neither will be performed several times at this year’s Ruhrtriennale.
Johannes Maria Staud’s new opera Die Antilope will be premièred on 3 September at the Lucerne Festival (libretto: Durs Grünbein).
7 works by Wolfgang Rihm will be performed at this year’s Musikfest Berlin (2 until 22 September).
Almost 20 works from the UE catalogue will be performed at this year’s Lucerne Festival (15 August until 14 September).
The 47th Darmstadt International Summer Courses for New Music take place from 2 to 16 August.
One world première and two Austrian premières by Wolfgang Rihm will be presented at this year’s Salzburg Festival (18 July to 31 August).