Performance calendar

11Dec
Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Frank Martin: Concerto | 1949

Location
Victoria Hall, Genf (CH)
Scored for
for 7 wind instruments, timpani, percussion and string orchestra | 22’
Orchestra
Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
Conductor
Bertrand de Billy
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Alexander Zemlinsky: The Mermaid | 1903

Subtitle
Fantasy
Location
Maison Symphonique, Montréal, Québec (CA)
Scored for
for orchestra | 47’
Orchestra
Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal
Conductor
Lorenzo Viotti
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Richard Strauss: Allerseelen (All Soul’s Day) | 1885 (Arranger: Robert Heger)

Location
Aula der Neuen Universität, Heidelberg (DE)
Scored for
for high voice and orchestra | 3’
Orchestra
Philharmonisches Orchester Heidelberg
Conductor
Elias Grandy
Main soloists
Mojca Erdmann, S
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Arvo Pärt: Summa | 1977/1991

Location
Zuiderstrandtheater, Den Haag (NL)
Scored for
for string orchestra
Choreographer
Marcus Morau
Orchestra
Sinfonia Rotterdam
Conductor
Conrad van Alphen
Remarks
+Scapino Ballet Rotterdam
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Arvo Pärt: Darf ich ... | 1995/1999

Location
Zuiderstrandtheater, Den Haag (NL)
Scored for
for solo violin, bell in C sharp (ad lib.) and strings | 3’
Choreographer
Marcus Morau
Orchestra
Sinfonia Rotterdam
Conductor
Conrad van Alphen
Remarks
+Scapino Ballet Rotterdam
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Frank Martin: Maria-Triptychon | 1967/1968

Location
Muziekgebouw, Amsterdam (NL)
Scored for
for soprano, violin and orchestra | 22’
Orchestra
Camerata Bern
Conductor
Patricia Kopatchinskaja
Main soloists
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Vln; Anna Prohaska, S
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Arvo Pärt: Tabula rasa | 1977

Subtitle
double concerto
Location
Zuiderstrandtheater, Den Haag (NL)
Scored for
for violin, viola, string orchestra and prepared piano | 27’
Choreographer
Marcus Morau
Orchestra
Sinfonia Rotterdam
Conductor
Conrad van Alphen
Remarks
+Scapino Ballet Rotterdam
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Arvo Pärt: Passacaglia | 2003/2007

Location
Zuiderstrandtheater, Den Haag (NL)
Scored for
for 1 or 2 violins, vibraphone (ad lib.) and string orchestra | 5’
Choreographer
Marcus Morau
Orchestra
Sinfonia Rotterdam
Conductor
Conrad van Alphen
Remarks
+Scapino Ballet Rotterdam
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Béla Bartók: Music for String Instruments, Percussion and Celesta | 1936

Subtitle
in 4 movements
Location
Palacio Euskalduna , Bilbao (ES)
Scored for
for string instruments, percussion and celesta | 25’40”
Orchestra
Orquesta de Euskadi
Conductor
Robert Treviño
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12Dec
Thursday, December 12, 2019

Richard Strauss: Symphonie | 1883/1884

Location
Konserttisali, Kuopio (FI)
Scored for
for orchestra | 45’
Orchestra
Kuopion Kaupunginorkesteri
Conductor
Eva Ollikainen
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Karol Szymanowski: King Roger (The Shepherd) | 1918-1924

Subtitle
Opera in 3 acts
Location
Stadttheater, Bern (CH)
Orchestra
Berner SO
Conductor
Matthew Toogood
Main soloists
TBA
Remarks
+Ludger Engels, Regie +Gerhard Herfeldt, Dramaturgie
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Leoš Janáček: The Makropulos Affair | 1925

Subtitle
Opera in 3 acts
Location
Musiktheater im Revier Gelsenkirchen, Gelsenkirchen (DE)
Stage Director
Dietrich W. Hilsdorf
Orchestra
Neue Philharmonie Westfalen
Conductor
Rasmus Baumann
Choir
N.N.
Main soloists
Emilia Marty, Petra Schmidt; Albert Gregor, Martin Homrich; Vitek, Timothy Oliver; Krista, Lina Hoffmann; Jaroslav Prus, Urban Malmberg; Janek Prus, Khanyiso Gwenxane; Kolenaty, Joachim G. Maaß; Theatermaschinist, Gerard Farreras; Hauk-Schendorf, Mario Br
Remarks
+Giuliano Betta, Co-Musikalische Leitung +Anna Chernomordik, Dramaturgie
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Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 9 | 1908-1910

Subtitle
in 4 movements
Location
Liederhalle, Stuttgart (DE)
Scored for
for orchestra | 75’
Orchestra
SWR Symphonieorchester
Conductor
Teodor Currentzis
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David Sawer: Tiroirs | 1996

Location
Warner Concert Hall, Oberlin (US)
Scored for
for chamber ensemble | 12’
Orchestra
Oberlin Sinfonietta
Conductor
Timothy Weiss
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Aram Khatchaturian: Concerto | 1940

Location
Odeon, Wien (AT)
Scored for
for violin and orchestra | 35’
Orchestra
Orchesterverein der GdM in Wien
Conductor
Robert Zelzer
Main soloists
Kirill Kobantschenko, Vln
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Béla Bartók: The Miraculous Mandarin | 1919/1927

Location
Philharmonie Berlin, Berlin (DE)
Scored for
for orchestra | 21’
Orchestra
Berliner Philharmoniker
Conductor
Jakub Hruša
Remarks
+Live streaming video of 14.12.2019 performance online via Digital Concert Hall
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Richard Strauss: Allerseelen (All Soul’s Day) | 1885 (Arranger: Robert Heger)

Location
Aula der Neuen Universität, Heidelberg (DE)
Scored for
for high voice and orchestra | 3’
Orchestra
Philharmonisches Orchester Heidelberg
Conductor
Elias Grandy
Main soloists
Mojca Erdmann, S
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Arvo Pärt: Summa | 1977/1991

Location
Schouwburg Kunstmin, Dordrecht (NL)
Scored for
for string orchestra
Choreographer
Marcus Morau
Orchestra
Sinfonia Rotterdam
Conductor
Conrad van Alphen
Remarks
+Scapino Ballet Rotterdam
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Arvo Pärt: Darf ich ... | 1995/1999

Location
Schouwburg Kunstmin, Dordrecht (NL)
Scored for
for solo violin, bell in C sharp (ad lib.) and strings | 3’
Choreographer
Marcus Morau
Orchestra
Sinfonia Rotterdam
Conductor
Conrad van Alphen
Remarks
+Scapino Ballet Rotterdam
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Frank Martin: Maria-Triptychon | 1967/1968

Location
De Doelen, Rotterdam (NL)
Scored for
for soprano, violin and orchestra | 22’
Orchestra
Camerata Bern
Conductor
Patricia Kopatchinskaja
Main soloists
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Vln; Anna Prohaska, S
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