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Performance calendar

10Jul
Friday, July 10, 2020

Alban Berg: Wozzeck | 1917-1922

Subtitle
Opera in 3 acts (15 scenes)
Location
Grand Théâtre de Provence, Aix-en-Provence (FR)
Stage Director
Simon McBurney
Choreographer
Leah Hausman
Orchestra
London Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Simon Rattle
Choir
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Main soloists
Christian Gerhaher, Wozzeck; Anja Kampe, Marie; Daniel Brenna, Tambourmajor; Peter Hoare, Hauptmann; Brindley Sherratt, Doktor; Evan LeRoy Johnson, Andres; J'Nai Bridges, Margret; Alexander Kiechle, 1. Handwerkbursch; Tomasz Kumiega, 2. Handwerkbursch; Gr
Remarks
+Maîtrise des Bouches-du-Rhône +Moritz Junge, Kostum +Paul Anderson, Beleuchtung +William Duke, Video
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Alban Berg: Lulu | 1927-1935

Subtitle
Opera in 2 acts
Location
Bunka Kaikan, Tokyo (JP)
Orchestra
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Maxime Pascal
Main soloists
CAST TBA
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11Jul
Saturday, July 11, 2020

Gustav Mahler: The Song of the Earth | 1908-1909 (Arranger: Schönberg, Riehn)

Subtitle
A Symphony
Location
Sala Cecília Meireles, Rio de Janeiro (BR)
Scored for
for soli and chamber orchestra | 60’
Orchestra
Grupo de Câmara da Cia. Bachiana Brasileira
Conductor
Ricardo Rocha
Main soloists
Lara Cavalcanti, MS; Giovanni Tristacci, T
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Alban Berg: Lulu | 1927-1935

Subtitle
Opera in 2 acts
Location
Bunka Kaikan, Tokyo (JP)
Orchestra
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Maxime Pascal
Main soloists
CAST TBA
External link to this performance
12Jul
Sunday, July 12, 2020

Alban Berg: Wozzeck | 1917-1922 (Arranger: Erwin Stein)

Subtitle
Opera in 3 acts (15 scenes)
Location
Badisches Staatstheater, Karlsruhe (DE)
Stage Director
Maxim Didenko
Orchestra
Badische Staatskapelle
Conductor
Justin Brown
Choir
Badischer Staatsopernchor
Main soloists
CAST TBA
Remarks
+Ulrich Wagner, Chorus Master +Boris Kehrmann, Dramaturgy +Ilya Starlov, Video
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Gustav Mahler: The Song of the Earth | 1908-1909 (Arranger: Schönberg, Riehn)

Subtitle
A Symphony
Location
Sala Cecília Meireles, Rio de Janeiro (BR)
Scored for
for soli and chamber orchestra | 60’
Orchestra
Grupo de Câmara da Cia. Bachiana Brasileira
Conductor
Ricardo Rocha
Main soloists
Lara Cavalcanti, MS; Giovanni Tristacci, T
External link to this performance

Alban Berg: Lulu | 1927-1935

Subtitle
Opera in 2 acts
Location
Bunka Kaikan, Tokyo (JP)
Orchestra
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Maxime Pascal
Main soloists
CAST TBA
External link to this performance
13Jul
Monday, July 13, 2020

Alban Berg: Wozzeck | 1917-1922

Subtitle
Opera in 3 acts (15 scenes)
Location
Grand Théâtre de Provence, Aix-en-Provence (FR)
Stage Director
Simon McBurney
Choreographer
Leah Hausman
Orchestra
London Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Simon Rattle
Choir
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Main soloists
Christian Gerhaher, Wozzeck; Anja Kampe, Marie; Daniel Brenna, Tambourmajor; Peter Hoare, Hauptmann; Brindley Sherratt, Doktor; Evan LeRoy Johnson, Andres; J'Nai Bridges, Margret; Alexander Kiechle, 1. Handwerkbursch; Tomasz Kumiega, 2. Handwerkbursch; Gr
Remarks
+Maîtrise des Bouches-du-Rhône +Moritz Junge, Kostum +Paul Anderson, Beleuchtung +William Duke, Video
External link to this performance
15Jul
Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Gustav Mahler: The Song of the Earth | 1908-1909 (Arranger: Schönberg, Riehn)

Subtitle
A Symphony
Location
Festspielhaus, Erl (AT)
Scored for
for soli and chamber orchestra | 60’
Orchestra
Klangforum Wien
Conductor
Emilio Pomàrico
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Karol Szymanowski: King Roger (The Shepherd) | 1918-1924

Subtitle
Opera in 3 acts
Location
Olavinlinna castle, Savonlinna (FI)
Stage Director
Krystian Lada
Orchestra
Savonlinna Opera Festival Orchestra
Conductor
Ville Matvejeff
Choir
Savonlinna Opera Festival Choir
Main soloists
CAST: Fredrik Zetterström, Helena Juntunen, Sam Furness, Karol Kozlowski, Päivi Nisula
Remarks
+Matti Hyökki, Chorus master +Maarten Warmerdam, Lighting design
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17Jul
Friday, July 17, 2020

Gustav Mahler: The Song of the Earth | 1908-1909 (Arranger: Schönberg, Riehn)

Subtitle
A Symphony
Location
Sotchi (RU)
Scored for
for soli and chamber orchestra | 60’
Orchestra
Klangforum Wien
Conductor
Emilio Pomàrico
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Claudio Monteverdi: Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda | 1624 (Arranger: Luciano Berio)

Location
Teatro , Siena (IT)
Scored for
arranged for soprano, tenor, baritone, harpsichord and strings | 25’
Orchestra
Orchestra Accademia Chigiana
Conductor
Lorenzo Donati
18Jul
Saturday, July 18, 2020

Gustav Mahler: The Song of the Earth | 1908-1909 (Arranger: Schönberg, Riehn)

Subtitle
A Symphony
Location
Sotchi (RU)
Scored for
for soli and chamber orchestra | 60’
Orchestra
Klangforum Wien
Conductor
Emilio Pomàrico
External link to this performance
23Jul
Thursday, July 23, 2020

Gustav Mahler: Songs of a Wayfarer | 1884 (Arranger: Arnold Schönberg)

Location
Kuhmo Church, Kuhmo (FI)
Scored for
for medium voice and chamber orchestra | 17’
Conductor
David Cohen
Main soloists
Victoire Bunel, MS; Filippo Mazzoli, Fl; Asko Heiskanen, Klar; Elina Päkkilä & Ralph Szigeti, Vln; Boris Andrianov, Vcl; Tuomo Matero, Kb; Juhani Lagerspetz & Claudio Trovajoli, Klav; Tuija-Maija Nurminen, Schl
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31Jul
Friday, July 31, 2020

Arvo Pärt: Alleluia-Tropus | 2008

Location
Lessay (FR)
Scored for
for vocal ensemble (or chamber choir SATB) and 8 violoncellos (ad lib.) | 3’
Remarks
+Compagnie Vocale et Instrumente La Tempête
1Aug
Saturday, August 1, 2020

Bohuslav Martinů: Die griechische Passion | 1957-1959

Location
Heilig Kreuz Münster, Schwäbisch Gmünd (DE)
Orchestra
Orchester Collegium Vocale

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 1 | 1884-1888/1896 (Arranger: Klaus Simon)

Subtitle
in 4 movements
Location
Haut Languedoc, Saint-Chinian (FR)
Scored for
for ensemble or chamber orchestra | 50’
Orchestra
Petit Titan
7Aug
Friday, August 7, 2020

Georges Bizet: Carmen Suite No. 2 | 1875 (Arranger: Gábor Kerényi)

Subtitle
arrangement by Gábor Kerényi
Location
Lausanne (CH)
Scored for
for chamber orchestra | 23’
Orchestra
Sinfonietta de Lausanne
Conductor
David Reiland
8Aug
Saturday, August 8, 2020

Gustav Mahler: Titan | 1888-1889/1894

Subtitle
A Tone Poem in Symphony Form in two parts and five movements
Location
Tokyo (JP)
Scored for
for large orchestra | 60’
Orchestra
Unicorn Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Satoshi Yoneda

Georges Bizet: Carmen Suite No. 2 | 1875 (Arranger: Gábor Kerényi)

Subtitle
arrangement by Gábor Kerényi
Location
Lausanne (CH)
Scored for
for chamber orchestra | 23’
Orchestra
Sinfonietta de Lausanne
Conductor
David Reiland