Gubaidulina at the Festival Melos-Ethos in Bratislava

The annual new music festival Melos-Ethos, in existence since 1991, has chosen Sofia Gubaidulina as this year's composer-in-residence. The composer will be in Bratislava from 13 until 17 November 2003 and attend the following concerts:

14 November:

"Introitus" for Piano and Chamber Orchestra

(Eleonora Skultova, piano; Sinfonietta Žilina)

15 November:

"On the Edge of the Abyss"


"Fata Morgana: The Dancing Sun"

"Garden of Joys and Sorrows"

(The interpreters will be announced.)

16 November


(Mihaela Martin, Violin; cond. Peter Gribanov)

In addition to these events, the festival will present the ZDF/3Sat film "Passions of a Life - the Composer Sofia Gubaidulina" on 15 November.