November 2019

Finnish premiere of Schachtners accordion piece ‘pasar la calle’
Accordionist Hans Meier is the soloist at the Finnish premiere of the work ‘pasar la calle’ for middle-tone accordion by Johannes X. Schachtner on 6 November in Turku, Finland.For the ...
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Martin Schläpfers last Dusseldorf ballet with Shostakovich's 2nd Cello Concerto
Martin Schläpfers last Dusseldorf ballet with Shostakovich's 2nd Cello Concerto
The choreographer Martin Schläpfer has shaped the ballet at the Deutsche Oper am Rhein Düsseldorf like no other. Surprisingly, he did not declare his work as expected. but to leave the city ...
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Ensemble arrangement of the Symphony No. 10 op. 93 by Dmitri Shostakovich to premiere in Berlin
Ensemble arrangement of the Symphony No. 10 op. 93 by Dmitri Shostakovich to premiere in Berlin
The conductor Joolz Gale and his Ensemble Mini have already enjoyed great success with his ensemble arrangements of selected symphonies by Dmitri Shostakovich. The world premiere of Symphony No. 10...
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„Each person builds his own cultural centre ...“ - 85th Birthday of Alfred Schnittke
„Each person builds his own cultural centre ...“ - 85th Birthday of Alfred Schnittke
”It  is  a  constant  awareness  that  there  was  always  something  before  you  –  that  always ...
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Complete performance of two choral cycles by Lera Auerbach at Wien Modern
Complete performance of two choral cycles by Lera Auerbach at Wien Modern
On 24 May 2019, the RIAS Chamber Choir performed Lera  Auerbach’s  “Goetia.  72  –  In  umbra  lucis”  at  Berlin’s ...
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Moritz Eggert’s “Silly Symphony” to premiere in Augsburg
Moritz Eggert’s “Silly Symphony” to premiere in Augsburg
The composer Moritz Eggert has once again produced a highly original musical work that breaks with conventions and embraces experimental approaches. Inspired by the “Silly Symphonies” ...
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Johannes X. Schachtner orchestrates Fauré’s Requiem for a small Group
Johannes X. Schachtner orchestrates Fauré’s Requiem for a small Group
Among the themes that play a vital role in Johannes X. Schachtner’s work are how to approach traditions, composers of the past and their individual works. Among the works Schachtner has ...
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Piano Trio Nr 3 “TrioKonversation” by Johannes X. Schachtner: Engaging with Beethoven
Piano Trio Nr 3 “TrioKonversation” by Johannes X. Schachtner: Engaging with Beethoven
In his new piano trio, composer Johannes X. Schachtner engages with the upcoming 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth. His new work “TrioKonversation” draws on Beethoven’s...
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Premiere of Marius Felix Langes Schellen-Ursli in Basel
Premiere of Marius Felix Langes Schellen-Ursli in Basel
The latest family opera by Marius Felix Lange bears the unusual title "Schellen-Ursli" (A Bell for Ursli).We eagerly await the premiere at the Theater Basel on 29 November 2019, staged by...
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Sofia Gubaidulina awarded RPS Gold Medal
Sofia Gubaidulina awarded RPS Gold Medal
Sofia Gubaidulina received the Royal Philharmonic Society's highest honour, the Gold Medal, on 28 November at the RPS's Awards ceremony in London, presented in association with BBC Radio 3 ...
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