Kurt Weill Festival 2014

Reading time: 2 min. Kurt Weill

This year’s Kurt Weill Festival in Dessau runs from 21 February to 9 March. More than 10 works published by Universal Edition will be performed during the three-week long festival. Find a detailed list here:

Kurt Weill: Der Lindberghflug / Der Ozeanflug
for tenor, baritone, bass, mixed choir and orchestra | 40'
21.02.2014, Anhaltisches Theater, Dessau; choir of the Anhaltisches Theater Dessau; Anhaltische Philharmonie Dessau, cond. Antony Hermus

Kurt Weill: Das Berliner Requiem
for tenor, baritone, male choir (or 3 male voices) and orchestra | 21'
Kurt Weill: Kleine Dreigroschenmusik
for wind orchestra | 22'
Kurt Weill: Konzert
for violin and wind orchestra | 33'
Franz Schreker: Intermezzo
for string orchestra | 6'
Franz Schreker: Valse lente
for small orchestra | 5'
23.02.2014, Anhaltisches Theater Dessau; orchestra of the Komische Oper Berlin, cond. Johannes Kalitzke

Kurt Weill: Konzert
for violin and wind orchestra | 33'
28.02.2014, Marienkirche, Dessau; Ensemble Modern, cond. James Holmes

Nikos Skalkottas: Concertino
for 2 pianos and orchestra | 13'
Karlheinz Stockhausen: Spiral
for a soloist with short-wave receiver | 90'
02.03.2014, Bauhaus, Dessau; Ensemble Modern Akademie

Kurt Weill: Filmszene aus Royal Palace
for orchestra | 5'
07.03.2014, Anhaltisches Theater, Dessau; MDR Sinfonieorchester, cond. Yutaka Sado

Kurt Weill: Vom Tod im Wald
for bass and 10 wind instruments | 9'
Kurt Weill: Frauentanz
for soprano and instruments | 12'
09.03.2014, Auferstehungskirche, Dessau; members and friends of the Anhaltischer Kammermusikverein and soloists of the Hochschule für Musik und Theater München, cond. Antony Hermus

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