Performance calendar

22 Feb
Friday, 22.02.2019

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4 | 1899-1901/1902–1910

Subtitle:
in 4 movements
Location:
Liederhalle, Stuttgart (DE)
Scored for:
for soprano and orchestra | 54’
Orchestra:
SWR Symphonieorchester
Conductor:
Teodor Currentzis
Main soloists:
Christina Gansch, S
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Arvo Pärt: Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten | 1977/1980

Location:
City Halls, Candleriggs, Glasgow (GB)
Scored for:
for string orchestra and bell | 6’
Orchestra:
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Conductor:
Sir James MacMillan
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Olivier Messiaen: Oiseaux exotiques | 1955-1956

Location:
Music Centre, Konserttisali, Helsinki (FI)
Scored for:
for piano and small orchestra | 16’
Orchestra:
Sibelius Akatemian SO
Conductor:
Petri Komulainen
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Pierre Boulez: Mémoriale | 1985/1993

Subtitle:
( ... explosante-fixe ... Originel)
Location:
Großer Saal, Bochum (DE)
Scored for:
for flute and 8 instruments | 7’
Orchestra:
Bochumer Symphoniker
Conductor:
Michel Tabachnik
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Arvo Pärt: Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten | 1977/1980

Location:
Festsaal der Freiheitshalle, Hof (DE)
Scored for:
for string orchestra and bell | 6’
Orchestra:
Hofer Symphoniker
Conductor:
Risto Joost
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Wolfgang Rihm: Ins Offene... | 1990/1992

Territorial première
Location:
Suntory Hall, Tokyo (JP)
Scored for:
for orchestra | 27’
Orchestra:
Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra
Conductor:
Lothar Zagrosek
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Dmitri Schostakowitsch: 2. Konzert | 1967

Location:
Großer Saal, Bochum (DE)
Scored for:
for violin and orchestra | 30’
Orchestra:
Bochumer Symphoniker
Conductor:
Michel Tabachnik
Main soloists:
Sergy Khachatryan, Vln
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Arvo Pärt: Fratres | 1977/1992

Location:
Festsaal der Freiheitshalle, Hof (DE)
Scored for:
for violin, string orchestra and percussion | 11’
Orchestra:
Hofer Symphoniker
Conductor:
Risto Joost
Main soloists:
Alina Pogostkina, Vln
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Gustav Mahler: The Song of the Earth | 1908-1909

Subtitle:
A Symphony
Location:
Barbican, London (GB)
Scored for:
for soli and orchestra | 60’
Orchestra:
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor:
Sakari Oramo
Main soloists:
Elizabeth Kulman, MS; Stuart Skelton, T
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Wolfgang Rihm: Verwandlung 3

Territorial première
Location:
Auditorium Toscanini , Torino (IT)
Scored for:
for orchestra | 11’
Orchestra:
Orchestra Sinfonica RAI
Conductor:
Aziz Shokhakimov
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Béla Bartók: Music for String Instruments, Percussion and Celesta | 1936

Subtitle:
in 4 movements
Location:
Alte Oper, Frankfurt am Main (DE)
Scored for:
for string instruments, percussion and celesta | 25’40”
Orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra
Conductor:
Simon Rattle
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Kurt Weill: The Moritat of Mack the Knife | 1928

Subtitle:
from "The Threepenny Opera"
Location:
Teatro Real, Madrid (ES)
Scored for:
for voice and ensemble | 3’15”
Orchestra:
Orquesta Sinfónica de Madrid
Conductor:
Josep Caballé-Domènech
Main soloists:
Bryn Terfel, Bar
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Kurt Weill: Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny | 1930

Subtitle:
Opera in 3 acts
Location:
Musiktheater im Revier Gelsenkirchen, Gelsenkirchen (DE)
Stage Director:
Jan Peter
Orchestra:
Neue Philharmonie Westfalen
Conductor:
Thomas Rimes
Main soloists:
Leokadja Begbick, Almuth Herbst; Fatty, der Prokurist, Petra Schmidt; Dreieinigkeitsmoses, Urban Malmberg; Jenny Hill, Anke Sieloff; Jim Mahoney, Martin Homrich etc.
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Johann (Sohn) Strauß: Schatzwalzer | 1886 (Arranger: Anton Webern)

Location:
Landgasthof Riehen, Riehen (CH)
Scored for:
for salon ensemble
Orchestra:
Camerata Bern
Conductor:
Patricia Kopatchinskaja
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Franz Schreker: Valse lente | 1908

Location:
Haparanda kyrka, Haparanda (SE)
Scored for:
for small orchestra | 5’
Orchestra:
Norrbottens Kammarorkester
Conductor:
Petter Sundkvist
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Arnold Schönberg: Pierrot lunaire | 1912

Location:
Landgasthof Riehen, Riehen (CH)
Scored for:
for speaker and 5 instrumentalists | 40’
Orchestra:
Camerata Bern
Conductor:
Patricia Kopatchinskaja
Main soloists:
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Sprechgesang
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Luciano Berio: Folk Songs | 1964

Territorial première
Location:
Parroquia Inmaculada Concepción, Heredia (CR)
Scored for:
for mezzo-soprano and 7 instruments | 23’
Orchestra:
Orquesta Sinfónica de Heredia
Conductor:
Joan Pagès
Main soloists:
Marcela Alfaro, MS
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Johann (Sohn) Strauß: Wein, Weib und Gesang | 1869 (Arranger: Alban Berg)

Location:
Landgasthof Riehen, Riehen (CH)
Scored for:
for small ensemble | 12’
Orchestra:
Camerata Bern
Conductor:
Patricia Kopatchinskaja
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23 Feb
Saturday, 23.02.2019

Ernst Krenek: Karl V. | 1933

Location:
Nationaltheater, München (DE)
Stage Director:
Carlus Padrissa
Orchestra:
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Conductor:
Erik Nielsen
Choir:
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
Main soloists:
Karl V. (Bo Skovhus), Juana, seine Mutter (Okka von der Damerau), Eleonore, seine Schwester(Gun-Brit Barkmin), Ferdinand, sein Bruder (Dean Power), Isabella, seine Gattin (Anne Schwanewilms), Francisco Borgia, Jesuit (Scott MacAllister) etc.

Arvo Pärt: Silouan's Song | 1991

Subtitle:
‘My soul yearns after the Lord ...’
Location:
MaiHof, Luzern (CH)
Scored for:
for string orchestra | 6’
Orchestra:
Orchester Santa Maria
Conductor:
Droujelub Yanakiew

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