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The composer Herbert Baumann died in Munich at the age of 94
The composer Herbert Baumann died in Munich at the age of 94
As the composer\'s family reports, the composer Herbert Baumann died in Munich on the night of January 20/21, 2020 at the age of 94.Baumann\'s work, especially his ballet music for "Alice ...
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Maximiliano Alejandro Soto Mayorga is the winner of the TONALi20 composition award
Maximiliano Alejandro Soto Mayorga is the winner of the TONALi20 composition award
The winner of the TONALi20 composition award has been determined. It is the Chilean composer Maximiliano Alejandro Soto Mayorga. He is honored for his composition "... figuras en la...
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Hans Maier brings Schachtner's accordion piece „pasar la calle“ to the Slovenian premiere
Hans Maier brings Schachtner's accordion piece „pasar la calle“ to the Slovenian premiere
The distinctive piece „pasar la calle“ for mid-tone accordion by Johannes X. Schachtner will be given its Slovenian premiere on February 1, 2020 in Ljubljana. The soloist is Hans ...
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The press calls Jüri Reinvere's opera „Minona“ a coup for the Beethoven year
The press calls Jüri Reinvere's opera „Minona“ a coup for the Beethoven year
"Jüri Reinvere listens to the family secrets of the genius," wrote the Mittelbayerische Zeitung in its January 20 issue for the premiere of the opera "Minona" by Jüri...
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Canadian premiere of Lera Auerbach’s “Dreams and Whispers of Poseidon”
On March 27, 2005, the American Youth Orchestras new composition, Lera Auerbachs “Dreams and Whispers of Poseidon”, was written in 2005 to mark the 40th anniversary of the ...
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Amsterdam: Dutch premiere of Lera Auerbach's “Goetia: 72 – In umbra lucis“ for choir and string quartet
Amsterdam: Dutch premiere of Lera Auerbach's “Goetia: 72 – In umbra lucis“ for choir and string quartet
The Nederlands Kamerkoor and the Quatuor Danel under the baton of Peter Dijkstra will present the Dutch premiere of Lera Auerbachs "Goetia: 72 - In umbra lucis ...
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“g.a.p.” (or Gradus ad Parnassum) by Johannes X. Schachtner
“g.a.p.” (or Gradus ad Parnassum) by Johannes X. Schachtner
The literature for piccolo in contemporary chamber music is not extensive. Johannes X. Schachtner has now completed a duo entitled "g.a.p." for flute / piccolo and percussion, which will be ...
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Pixels Ensemble members bring Lera Auerbach's Piano Trio No. 4 to the British premiere
Pixels Ensemble members bring Lera Auerbach's Piano Trio No. 4 to the British premiere
Lera Auerbach\'s Piano Trio No. 4, created in 2017, was commissioned by the International Tibor Varga Violin Competition in Sion, Switzerland, where Lera Auerbach once acted as a jury member for...
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Canadian premiere of Lera Auerbach's „Eterniday (Homage to W.A. Mozart)“
Canadian premiere of Lera Auerbach's „Eterniday (Homage to W.A. Mozart)“
Lera Auerbach had to rewrite the work „Eterniday (Hommage à W.A. Mozart)“ for bass drum, celesta and strings, which was almost completed in autumn 2009, since her manuscript was burned in her ...
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Sofia Gubaidulina and Lera Auerbach at high ranks in international Bachtrack statistics
Sofia Gubaidulina and Lera Auerbach at high ranks in international Bachtrack statistics
The international online music magazine "Bachtrack" based in London publishes news from the fields of opera, ballet and dance as well as reviews, interviews and cross-cutting articles ...
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Armenian premiere of Lera Auerbach's “Dialogues with Stabat Mater” in Yerevan
Armenian premiere of Lera Auerbach's “Dialogues with Stabat Mater” in Yerevan
The violinist Chatschatur Almasian and the violist Maxim Novikov are the soloists in the Armenian premiere of Lera Auerbach\'s work "Dialogues with Stabat Mater" for violin, viola ,...
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World premiere of Jüri Reinvere’s Opera “Minona” about Beethoven's Daughter
World premiere of Jüri Reinvere’s Opera “Minona” about Beethoven's Daughter
Estonian composer Jüri Reinvere was commissioned by Theater Regensburg to compose a work for the Beethoven anniversary year 2020. The result was an opera entitled "Minona". The...
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Festival Ultraschall: World Performance of “Abgesang” by Marko Nikodijevic
Festival Ultraschall: World Performance of “Abgesang” by Marko Nikodijevic
For its 2019/20 season, the Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra (conductor-in-chief: Vladimir Jurowski) will be joined by Serbian composer Marko Nikodievic as composer in residence. Two premieres are...
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World premiere of „da ispravitsja / prayer room with night watch“ by composer in residence Marko Nikodijevic in Berlin
World premiere of „da ispravitsja / prayer room with night watch“ by composer in residence Marko Nikodijevic in Berlin
The Serbian composer Marko Nikodijevic is Composer in Residence for the 2019/2020 season with the Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin conducted by Vladimir Jurowski. This is associated with two world...
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“Pay tribute to Beethoven in form, spirit and humor” - Dejan Lazićs S.C.H.Erzo
“Pay tribute to Beethoven in form, spirit and humor” - Dejan Lazićs S.C.H.Erzo
The new work ”S.C.H.E.rzo” for orchestra by Dejan Lazić will premiere on January 17, 2020 in Indianapolis by the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Krzysztof ...
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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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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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The Advenio Trio with Lera Auerbach's Trio for Violin, Horn and Piano on CD
The Advenio Trio with Lera Auerbach's Trio for Violin, Horn and Piano on CD
The American "Advenio Trio" with Yuliya Smead (violin), Bruce Atwell (horn) and Eli Kalman (piano) has recorded the Trio for violin, horn and piano by Lera Auerbach for the label CENTAUR on...
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