Performances calendar

17 Oct
Tuesday, 17.10.2017

Gustav Mahler — Symphony No. 1 | in 4 movements

Location:
Auditorio Baluarte, Pamplona (ES)
Scored for:
for orchestra | 50’
Orchestra:
Orquesta Sinfónica de Euskadi
Conductor:
Robert Treviño
Choir:
Orfeón Pamplonés
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Leoš Janáček — The Cunning Little Vixen | Opera in 3 acts

Location:
Opera House, Helsinki (FI)
Stage Director:
Immo Karaman
Conductor:
Dalia Stasevska
Main soloists:
Forester, Ville Rusanen; Forester's wife, Jeni Packalen; Schoolmaster, Aki Alamikkotervo; Priest, Nicholas Söderlund; Harašta, Jussi Merikanto; Pásek, Jussi Miilunpalo; Vixen, Kaisa Ranta / Hanna Rantala; Mrs Pásková, Katariina Heikkilä; Fox, Hanna-Leena
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Alban Berg — Wozzeck | Opera in 3 acts (15 scenes)

Location:
Theater an der Wien, Wien (AT)
Stage Director:
Robert Carsen
Orchestra:
Wiener Symphoniker
Conductor:
Leo Hussain
Choir:
Arnold Schoenberg Chor
Main soloists:
Wozzeck, Florian Boesch; Marie, Lise Lindstrom; Tambourmajor, Aleš Briscein; Hauptmann, John Daszak; Doktor, Stefan Cerny; Andres, Benjamin Hulett, Der Narr, Erik Årman; etc.
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Arvo Pärt — Fratres

Location:
The Playhouse, Fredericton, N.B. (CA)
Scored for:
for string orchestra and percussion | 10’
Orchestra:
Symphony New Brunswick
Conductor:
Bernhard Gueller
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Kurt Weill — The Threepenny Opera | Play with music

Location:
Octagon Theatre Bolton, Bolton (GB)
Stage Director:
David Thacker
Conductor:
Carol Sloman
Main soloists:
David Birrell, Macheath; Ruby Ablett, Lucy; Sue Devaney, Mrs Peachum; Eric Potts, Mr Peachum; Anna Wheatley, Polly Peachum; Robert Jackson, Tiger Brown; Martina Isibor, Pirate Jenny
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18 Oct
Wednesday, 18.10.2017

Zoltán Kodály — 5 Songs | from ‘Hungarian Folk Music’

Location:
Liszt Academy, Budapest (HU)
Scored for:
for high or medium voice and orchestra | 15’
Orchestra:
Budapest Strings Chamber Orchestra
Main soloists:
Rajk Judit, Alt
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Luke Bedford — Concerto for Saxophone Quartet and Orchestra

World première
Location:
Philharmonie Berlin, Berlin (DE)
Scored for:
for saxophone quartet and orchestra | 22’
Orchestra:
Deutsches SO Berlin
Conductor:
Ben Gernon
Main soloists:
Arcis Saxophon Quartett
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Zoltán Kodály — Annie Miller | Transylvanian Magyar Folk-Ballad

Location:
Academy of Music, Budapest (HU)
Scored for:
for medium voice and chamber orchestra | 9’
Orchestra:
Budapest String Orchestra
Conductor:
Alessandro Cedrone
Main soloists:
Rajk Judit, Alt
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Zoltán Kodály — Kádár Kata | Transylvanian Folk-Ballad

Location:
Liszt Academy, Budapest (HU)
Scored for:
for alto and chamber orchestra | 9’
Orchestra:
Budapest String Orchestra
Conductor:
Alessandro Cedrone
Main soloists:
Rajk Judit, Alt
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Arvo Pärt — Fratres

Location:
Imperial Theatre, St. John, N.B. (CA)
Scored for:
for string orchestra and percussion | 10’
Orchestra:
Symphony New Brunswick
Conductor:
Bernhard Gueller
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Kurt Weill — The Threepenny Opera | Play with music

Location:
Octagon Theatre Bolton, Bolton (GB)
Stage Director:
David Thacker
Conductor:
Carol Sloman
Main soloists:
David Birrell, Macheath; Ruby Ablett, Lucy; Sue Devaney, Mrs Peachum; Eric Potts, Mr Peachum; Anna Wheatley, Polly Peachum; Robert Jackson, Tiger Brown; Martina Isibor, Pirate Jenny
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Leoš Janáček — Jenufa | Opera in 3 acts from Moravian peasant life

Location:
Royal Theatre, Victoria, B.C. (CA)
Stage Director:
Atom Egoyan
Orchestra:
Victoria SO
Conductor:
Timothy Vernon
Choir:
The Pacific Opera Chorus
Main soloists:
Jenufa, Lara Ciekiewicz; Kostelnicka, Emilia Boteva; Laca, Colin Judson; Števa, Adam Luther; Grandmother, Lynne McMurtry; Stárek, Peter McGillivray; etc.
Remarks:
Co-produced with Opéra de Montréal
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19 Oct
Thursday, 19.10.2017

Cristóbal Halffter — Contrastes

World première
Location:
Sala Sinfónica, Valladolid (ES)
Scored for:
for orchestra | 15’
Orchestra:
Orquesta Sinfonica de Castilla y Leon
Conductor:
Antonio Méndes
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Arnold Schönberg — Pierrot lunaire

Location:
Teatro do IFG, Goiania (BR)
Scored for:
for speaker and 5 instrumentalists | 40’
Orchestra:
Orquestra Filarmonica de Goias
Conductor:
Neil Thompson
Main soloists:
Alice Zavadzki, S

Gustav Mahler — Symphony No. 5 | in 5 movements

Location:
Fondation Singer-Polignac, Paris (FR)
Scored for:
for chamber ensemble | 65’
Orchestra:
Secession Orchestra
Conductor:
Clément Mao-Takacs
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György Ligeti — Atmosphères

Location:
Concertgebouw, Amsterdam (NL)
Scored for:
for orchestra | 9’
Orchestra:
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Conductor:
Peter Eötvös
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Alban Berg — Wozzeck | Opera in 3 acts (15 scenes)

Location:
Theater an der Wien, Wien (AT)
Stage Director:
Robert Carsen
Orchestra:
Wiener Symphoniker
Conductor:
Leo Hussain
Choir:
Arnold Schoenberg Chor
Main soloists:
Wozzeck, Florian Boesch; Marie, Lise Lindstrom; Tambourmajor, Aleš Briscein; Hauptmann, John Daszak; Doktor, Stefan Cerny; Andres, Benjamin Hulett, Der Narr, Erik Årman; etc.
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Leoš Janáček — The Cunning Little Vixen | Opera in 3 acts

Location:
Musikverein, Wien (AT)
Orchestra:
Cleveland Orchestra
Conductor:
Franz Welser-Möst
Choir:
Wiener Singverein
Main soloists:
Martina Janková, S; Alan Held, Bar; Jennifer Johnson Cano, MS; David Cangelosi, T; Dashon Burton, Bar; Raymond Aceto, B; Daryl Freedman, MS; Sandra Ross, S; Clarissa Lyons, MS; Marian Vogel, S; Brian Keith Johnson, Bar
Remarks:
+Vienna Boy's Choir, directed by Yuval Sharonഀ +First performance (19.10) of specially staged production combining live performers interacting with animated film.
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Dmitri Schostakowitsch — 12. Symphonie

Location:
Wiener Konzerthaus, Großer Saal, Wien (AT)
Scored for:
for orchestra | 40’
Orchestra:
ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien
Conductor:
Cornelius Meister
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Kurt Weill — The Threepenny Opera | Play with music

Location:
Octagon Theatre Bolton, Bolton (GB)
Stage Director:
David Thacker
Conductor:
Carol Sloman
Main soloists:
David Birrell, Macheath; Ruby Ablett, Lucy; Sue Devaney, Mrs Peachum; Eric Potts, Mr Peachum; Anna Wheatley, Polly Peachum; Robert Jackson, Tiger Brown; Martina Isibor, Pirate Jenny
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