Performances calendar

19 Nov
Sunday, 19.11.2017

Karol Szymanowski — Stabat Mater

Location:
Maxkirche, Düsseldorf (DE)
Scored for:
for soprano, alto, baritone, mixed choir and orchestra | 25’
Orchestra:
Orchester der Maxkirche
Conductor:
Markus Belmann
Choir:
Chor der Maxkirche
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Kurt Weill — Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny | Opera in 3 acts

Location:
Landestheater, Altenburg (DE)
Stage Director:
Roland Schwab
Orchestra:
Philharmonisches Orchester Altenburg-Gera
Conductor:
Tahakiro Nagasaki
Choir:
Opernchor von Theater & Philharmonie Thüringen
Main soloists:
Leokadja Begbick, Christel Loetzsch; Fatty, der Prokurist, Timo Rößner; Dreieinigkeitsmoses, Kai Wefer; Jenny Hill, Anne Preuß; Jim Mahoney, Hans-Georg Priese; Jack O'Brien, Peter Koppelmann/Alexander Voigt; Bill, genannt Sparbüchsenbill, Johannes Beck; e
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Kurt Weill — Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny | Opera in 3 acts

Location:
Opernhaus Zürich, Zürich (CH)
Stage Director:
Sebastian Baumgarten
Orchestra:
Philharmonia Zürich
Conductor:
Fabio Luisi
Choir:
Chor der Oper Zürich
Main soloists:
Leokadja Begbick, Karita Mattila; Willy, der Prokurist, Michael Laurenz; Dreieinigkeitsmoses, Christopher Purves; Jenny Hill, Annette Dasch; Paul Ackermann, Christopher Ventris; Jakob Schmidt, Iain Milne; Heinrich, genannt Sparbüchsenbill, Cheyne Davidson
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Dmitri Schostakowitsch — 2. Konzert

Location:
Stadttheater, Wels (AT)
Scored for:
for piano and orchestra | 18’
Orchestra:
Städtisches Symphonieorchester Wels
Conductor:
Walter Rescheneder
Main soloists:
Solistin: Sophie Mayerhofer

Alban Berg — Wozzeck | Opera in 3 acts (15 scenes)

Location:
Hamburgische Staatsoper, Hamburg (DE)
Stage Director:
Peter Konwitschny
Orchestra:
Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Hamburg
Conductor:
Kent Nagano
Choir:
Chor der Hamburgischen Staatsoper
Main soloists:
Wozzeck, Georg Nigl; Tambourmajor, Simon O'Neill; Andres, Sascha Emanuel Kramer; Hauptmann, Jürgen Sacher; Doktor, Tigran Martirossian; Der Narr, Sergei Ababkin; Marie, Gun-Brit Barkmin; etc.
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Morton Feldman — Rothko Chapel

Location:
Wohnparkkirche Alt-Erlaa, Wien (AT)
Scored for:
for soprano, alto, mixed choir and instruments | 30’
Orchestra:
MUK.wien.aktuell
Conductor:
Johannes Hiemetsberger
Choir:
Company of Music
Main soloists:
Jakobus Weichinger, Fl; Michael Marth, Perc; Florian Reider, Pno & Harmonium; Chia-Chun Hsiao & Flora Marlene Geißelbrecht, Vla
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Alexander Zemlinsky — A Florentine Tragedy | Opera in 1 act

Location:
De Nationale Opera, Amsterdam (NL)
Stage Director:
Jan Philipp Gloger
Orchestra:
Nederlands Philharmonisch Orkest
Conductor:
Mark Albrecht
Main soloists:
Guido Bardi, Nikolai Schukoff; Simone, John Lundgren; Bianca, Ausrine Stundyte
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Leoš Janáček — Katya Kabanova | Opera in 3 acts

Location:
Theater Aachen, Aachen (DE)
Stage Director:
Tibor Torell
Orchestra:
Sinfonieorchester Aachen
Choir:
Opernchor Aachen
Main soloists:
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Arvo Pärt — Fratres

Location:
First Christian Church, Colorado Springs, CO (US)
Scored for:
for violin, string orchestra and percussion | 11’
Orchestra:
Chamber Orchestra of the Springs
Conductor:
Thomas Wilson
Main soloists:
Jacob Klock, Vln
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Cristóbal Halffter — Fandango

Location:
Eindhoven (NL)
Scored for:
for 8 violoncellos | 17’
Orchestra:
Philharmonie Zuidnederland

Leoš Janáček — The Makropulos Affair | Opera in 3 acts

Location:
Shanghai Grand Theatre, Shanghai (TW)
Stage Director:
David Radok
Orchestra:
Orchester des Nationaltheaters Brünn
Conductor:
Marko Ivanovic
Choir:
Chor des Nationaltheaters Brünn
Remarks:
Gastaufführungen des Brno National Theaters

Kurt Weill — Song of Sexual Slavery | from "The Threepenny Opera"

Location:
Basel (CH)
Scored for:
arranged for alto (high) and ensemble | 3’
Orchestra:
Sinfonieorchester Basel

Luciano Berio — Folk Songs

Location:
Basel (CH)
Scored for:
for mezzo-soprano and 7 instruments | 23’
Orchestra:
Sinfonieorchester Basel

John Lennon — Beatles Songs

Location:
Basel (CH)
Scored for:
arranged for voice and instruments | 8’
Orchestra:
Sinfonieorchester Basel

Kurt Weill — Surabaya Johnny | from "Happy End"

Location:
Basel (CH)
Scored for:
arranged for alto and ensemble | 5’
Orchestra:
Sinfonieorchester Basel

Alban Berg — Wozzeck | Opera in 3 acts (15 scenes)

Location:
Opernhaus Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf (DE)
Stage Director:
Stefan Herheim
Orchestra:
Düsseldorfer Symphoniker
Conductor:
Axel Kober
Choir:
Chor der Deutschen Oper am Rhein
Main soloists:
Wozzeck, Bo Skovhus; Tambourmajor, Corby Welch; Andres, Cornel Frey; Hauptmann, Matthias Klink; Doktor, Sami Luttinen; Marie, Camilla Nylund; Margret, Katarzyna Kuncio
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Gustav Mahler — Lied des Verfolgten im Turm | from "The Youth's Magic Horn"

Location:
Luxembourg
Scored for:
for voice and orchestra | 4’15”
Orchestra:
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Conductor:
Bernard Haitink
Main soloists:
Anna Lucia Richter, S; Hanno Müller Brachmann, Bar

Gustav Mahler — Lob des hohen Verstands | from "The Youth's Magic Horn"

Location:
Luxembourg
Scored for:
for voice and orchestra | 2’45”
Orchestra:
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Conductor:
Bernard Haitink
Main soloists:
Anna Lucia Richter, S; Hanno Müller Brachmann, Bar

Gustav Mahler — Urlicht | from "The Youth's Magic Horn"

Location:
Luxembourg
Scored for:
for voice and orchestra | 5’30”
Orchestra:
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Conductor:
Bernard Haitink
Main soloists:
Anna Lucia Richter, S; Hanno Müller Brachmann, Bar

Gustav Mahler — Trost im Unglück | from "The Youth's Magic Horn"

Location:
Luxembourg
Scored for:
for voice and orchestra | 2’20”
Orchestra:
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Conductor:
Bernard Haitink
Main soloists:
Anna Lucia Richter, S; Hanno Müller Brachmann, Bar
20 Nov
Monday, 20.11.2017

Alexander Zemlinsky — Der Zwerg

Location:
Opéra de Lille, Lille (FR)
Stage Director:
Daniel Jeanneteau
Orchestra:
Ictus Ensemble
Conductor:
Franck Ollu
Main soloists:
Le Nain, Mathias Vidal; Donna Clara, infante d’Espagne, Jennifer Courcier; Ghita, sa camériste préférée, Julie Robard-Gendre; Don Estoban, chambellan, Christian Helmer; Trois caméristes Laura Holm, Fiona McGown, Marielou Jacquard
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Johann Sebastian Bach — Präludium und Fuge

Location:
St. John's Smith Square, London (GB)
Scored for:
for large orchestra | 17’
Orchestra:
Kensington Symphony Orchestra
Conductor:
Russell Keable
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Béla Bartók — The wooden Prince

Location:
Nationaltheater, München (DE)
Scored for:
for orchestra | 30’
Orchestra:
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Conductor:
Christian Macelaru
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21 Nov
Tuesday, 21.11.2017

Sir Harrison Birtwistle — Carmen Arcadiae Mechanicae Perpetuum

Location:
Batiment des Forces Motrices, Genève (CH)
Scored for:
for ensemble | 9’20”
Orchestra:
Geneva Camerata
Conductor:
David Greilsammer
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Leoš Janáček — From the House of the Dead | Opera in 3 acts

Location:
Opéra Bastille, Paris (FR)
Stage Director:
Patrice Chéreau
Orchestra:
Orchestre de l’Opéra national de Paris
Conductor:
Esa-Pekka Salonen
Choir:
Choeurs de l'Opéra National de Paris
Main soloists:
Alexandre Petrovitch Gorjantchikov, Willard White; Alieïa, Eric Stokloßa; Filka Morozov, Stefan Margita; Le grand prisonnier, Peter Straka; Le petit prisonnier, Vladimír Chmelo; Le commandant, Jiri Sulzenko; Le vieux prisonnier, Heinz Zednik; Skuratov, La
Remarks:
Koproduktion mit Wiener Festwochen, Vienne; Holland festival, Amsterdam; Festival d'Aix-en-Provence; Metropolitan Opera, New York; Teatro alla Scala, Milano
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Alexander Zemlinsky — A Florentine Tragedy | Opera in 1 act

Location:
De Nationale Opera, Amsterdam (NL)
Stage Director:
Jan Philipp Gloger
Orchestra:
Nederlands Philharmonisch Orkest
Conductor:
Mark Albrecht
Main soloists:
Guido Bardi, Nikolai Schukoff; Simone, John Lundgren; Bianca, Ausrine Stundyte
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Leoš Janáček — The Makropulos Affair | Opera in 3 acts

Location:
Shanghai Grand Theatre, Shanghai (TW)
Stage Director:
David Radok
Orchestra:
Orchester des Nationaltheaters Brünn
Conductor:
Marko Ivanovic
Choir:
Chor des Nationaltheaters Brünn
Remarks:
Gastaufführungen des Brno National Theaters

Georg Friedrich Haas — in vain

Location:
Nowy Teatr, Warsaw (PL)
Scored for:
for 24 instruments | 70’
Orchestra:
Chain Ensemble
Conductor:
Andrzej Bauer
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Béla Bartók — The wooden Prince

Location:
Nationaltheater, München (DE)
Scored for:
for orchestra | 30’
Orchestra:
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Conductor:
Christian Macelaru
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22 Nov
Wednesday, 22.11.2017

Georg Friedrich Haas — in vain

Location:
Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires (AR)
Scored for:
for 24 instruments | 70’
Orchestra:
Colón Contemporaneo
Conductor:
Erik Oña
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Kurt Weill — Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny | Opera in 3 acts

Location:
Opernhaus Zürich, Zürich (CH)
Stage Director:
Sebastian Baumgarten
Orchestra:
Philharmonia Zürich
Conductor:
Fabio Luisi
Choir:
Chor der Oper Zürich
Main soloists:
Leokadja Begbick, Karita Mattila; Willy, der Prokurist, Michael Laurenz; Dreieinigkeitsmoses, Christopher Purves; Jenny Hill, Annette Dasch; Paul Ackermann, Christopher Ventris; Jakob Schmidt, Iain Milne; Heinrich, genannt Sparbüchsenbill, Cheyne Davidson
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Béla Bartók — Music for String Instruments, Percussion and Celesta | in 4 movements

Location:
Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam (NL)
Scored for:
for string instruments, percussion and celesta | 25’40”
Orchestra:
Amsterdam Sinfonietta
Conductor:
Candida Thompson
Remarks:
+Slagwerk Den Haag
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Alexander Zemlinsky — The Mermaid | Fantasy

Location:
Rudolfinum, Prag (CZ)
Scored for:
for orchestra | 47’
Orchestra:
Ceská filharmonie
Conductor:
Vladimir Jurowski
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Alban Berg — Wozzeck | Opera in 3 acts (15 scenes)

Location:
Hamburgische Staatsoper, Hamburg (DE)
Stage Director:
Peter Konwitschny
Orchestra:
Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Hamburg
Conductor:
Kent Nagano
Choir:
Chor der Hamburgischen Staatsoper
Main soloists:
Wozzeck, Georg Nigl; Tambourmajor, Simon O'Neill; Andres, Sascha Emanuel Kramer; Hauptmann, Jürgen Sacher; Doktor, Tigran Martirossian; Der Narr, Sergei Ababkin; Marie, Gun-Brit Barkmin; etc.
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Sir Harrison Birtwistle — Silbury Air

Location:
Huddersfield (GB)
Scored for:
for chamber ensemble | 15’
Orchestra:
London Sinfonietta
Conductor:
Martyn Brabbins

Wolfgang Rihm — Wortlos | 2 pieces

Location:
Musikverein, Brahms-Saal, Wien (AT)
Scored for:
for voice (silent) and piano | 3’30”
Main soloists:
Magda Amara, Pno
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23 Nov
Thursday, 23.11.2017

Arvo Pärt — Adam's Lament

Location:
Czech Museum of Music, Prag (CZ)
Scored for:
for mixed choir and string orchestra | 24’
Orchestra:
Collegium Marianum
Choir:
Kühn-Chor
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Franz Schubert — Deutsche Tänze

Location:
Carelia-sali, Joensuu (FI)
Scored for:
for orchestra | 9’
Orchestra:
Joensuun Kaupunginorkesteri
Conductor:
Jurjen Hempel
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Gustav Mahler — Symphony No. 9 | in 4 movements

Location:
Auditorium di Milano, Milano (IT)
Scored for:
for orchestra | 75’
Orchestra:
Orchestra Sinfonica Giuseppe Verdi di Milano
Conductor:
Claus-Peter Flor
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Alban Berg — Wozzeck | Opera in 3 acts (15 scenes)

Location:
Opernhaus Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf (DE)
Stage Director:
Stefan Herheim
Orchestra:
Düsseldorfer Symphoniker
Conductor:
Axel Kober
Choir:
Chor der Deutschen Oper am Rhein
Main soloists:
Wozzeck, Bo Skovhus; Tambourmajor, Corby Welch; Andres, Cornel Frey; Hauptmann, Matthias Klink; Doktor, Sami Luttinen; Marie, Camilla Nylund; Margret, Katarzyna Kuncio
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