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Staud: New Project at Wien Modern

Anne Juren and Roland Rauschmeier have created an evening’s work which transgresses all genres: Tableaux Vivants – living images. World première: 9 November 2011.

Wien Modern (28/10–25/11)

From 28 October to 25 November, Vienna is once again the centre of contemporary music. Austria and Britain are the focus of this year’s festival.

Staud: New piece for solo bassoon

Johannes Maria Staud has written a solo piece entitled Celluloid for Joachim Hans, the solo bassoonist of the Sächsische Staatskapelle. World première: 7 June in Dresden.

Staud: New works for Dresden

Tondo for orchestra is the first of three works that Johannes Maria Staud has composed for the Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden during his tenure as “Capell-Compositeur” for the 2010–2011 season.

A busy year at UE

Once again it has been a full and busy year here at UE. Here are some of the highlights from a year which saw 57 new works premièred.

Johannes Maria Staud: Two world premières

Über trügerische Stadtpläne und die Versuchungen der Winternächte for string quartet and orchestra (Vienna, 05 Nov) and Contrebande for orchestra (Paris, 06 Nov).

Staud's condensed opera

Johannes Maria Staud’s Berenice. Suite 1 combines elements of his opera Berenice juxtaposing different sections to create an entirely original dramatic structure.