October 2021

World premiere of an ensemble arrangement of Mussorgsky’s “Pictures at an Exhibition”
World premiere of an ensemble arrangement of Mussorgsky’s “Pictures at an Exhibition”
This is an arrangement of which we have been waiting for a long time: an ensemble version of Modest Mussorgsky's programmatic piano work “Pictures at an Exhibition”.
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Kronberg Academy Festival 2021 featuring works by Lera Auerbach, Sofia Gubaidulina and Dmitri Shostakovich
Kronberg Academy Festival 2021 featuring works by Lera Auerbach, Sofia Gubaidulina and Dmitri Shostakovich
The Kronberg Academy Festival, held annually from 29 September to 3 October 2021, has chosen the motto “Woman Makes Music” for this season. Upon which the organisers write:
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Gerald Resch’s “Abduction” into the magic kingdom of the Vienna State Opera
Gerald Resch’s “Abduction” into the magic kingdom of the Vienna State Opera
The Turks, who came so threateningly close to the Austrian empire and its eastern neighbours in the 16th and 17th centuries, evoked fear and fascination in equal measure during that period.
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World premiere of the trio “Corpi celesti” by Finn Osmo Tapio Räihälä in Turku
World premiere of the trio “Corpi celesti” by Finn Osmo Tapio Räihälä in Turku
On 3 October 2021, Osmo Tapio Räihälä’s “Corpi celesti” for flute, viola and harp will be premiered in Turku as part of the Turku Philharmonic Orchestra’s chamber music series. The performers are...
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Swiss premiere of Lera Auerbach’s “Goetia 72 – in umbra lucis”
Swiss premiere of Lera Auerbach’s “Goetia 72 – in umbra lucis”
This composition by the Russian-American composer Lera Auerbach has truly gone around the world, and it will be performed in Switzerland for the first time.
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Premiere of Marius Felix Lange’s “Krieg. Stell Dir vor, er wäre hier” (War. Imagine, it was here) in Gießen – Interview with director Hans-Walter Richter
Premiere of Marius Felix Lange’s “Krieg. Stell Dir vor, er wäre hier” (War. Imagine, it was here) in Gießen – Interview with director Hans-Walter Richter
The chamber opera “Krieg. Stell Dir vor, er wäre hier” (War. Imagine, it was here) which had its original premiere in April 2018 at the Staatstheater Stuttgart is to have the premiere of its new...
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Portuguese premiere of Lera Auerbach’s “Diabellical Waltz” with Rudolf Buchbinder
Portuguese premiere of Lera Auerbach’s “Diabellical Waltz” with Rudolf Buchbinder
Rudolf Buchbinder’s Beethoven Homage based on the 33 Variations on a Waltz by Anton Diabelli op. 120 by Ludwig van Beethoven is going around the world. The great Austrian pianist had asked a number...
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Dejan Lazić’s arrangements of Richard Strauss Songs for violin and piano at OPUS KLASSIK 2021
Dejan Lazić’s arrangements of Richard Strauss Songs for violin and piano at OPUS KLASSIK 2021
The Croatian pianist and composer Dejan Lazić has been awarded an OPUS KLASSIK 2021 for the chamber music recording of his Mozart arrangement of the Rondo concertante for piano, 2 violins,...
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Special concert celebrating Sofia Gubaidulina’s 90th birthday. In Orgelpark Amsterdam
Special concert celebrating Sofia Gubaidulina’s 90th birthday. In Orgelpark Amsterdam
On the occasion of her upcoming 90th birthday (24 October 2021), Dutch accordion soloist Vincent van Amsterdam is dedicating a special concert with musician friends to the jubilarian Sofia...
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Lithuanian composer Bronius Kutavicius died on 29 September 2021
The Lithuanian composer Bronius Kutavicius died in Vilnius on 29 September 2021 at the age of 89. Kutavičius’ work implements elements of traditional and folkloric music, appealing to a ...
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Three movements for piano by Johannes X. Schachtner at the music festival of the Munich Society for New Music
Three movements for piano by Johannes X. Schachtner at the music festival of the Munich Society for New Music
As part of the music festival of the Munich Society for New Music, Brigitte Helbig will premiere the work Three Movements for Piano by Johannes X. Schachtner on October 3, 2021 in Munich.The parts...
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“Oscillation” by Ferran Cruixent – a spectacular world premiere at the Theater Heidelberg
“Oscillation” by Ferran Cruixent – a spectacular world premiere at the Theater Heidelberg
The ballet “Oscillation” is the last part of a trilogy by Heidelberg choreographer Iván Pérez about the Millennial generation. The series focuses on those born between 1980 and 2000 by means of...
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Dejan Lazić’s Rondo concertante for piano and orchestra receives its German premiere in Munich
Dejan Lazić’s Rondo concertante for piano and orchestra receives its German premiere in Munich
Dejan Lazić’s Rondo concertante for piano and orchestra based on the 3rd movement of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Piano Sonata in B flat major, K. 333, is also developing into a genuine...
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German premiere of Lera Auerbach’s “72 Angels. In splendore lucis” for choir and saxophone quartet
German premiere of Lera Auerbach’s “72 Angels. In splendore lucis” for choir and saxophone quartet
Lera Auerbach’s work "72 Angels. In splendore lucis” for choir and saxophone quartet is a work commissioned by Nederlands Kamerkoor, Radiokören Stockholm, Cracow Singers, Chorverband Steiermark -...
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