03.06.2013The Bärenreiter edition of Beethoven's 9th Symphony is the basis for a new app for iPhone and iPad.
01.06.2013Thomas Daniel Schlee’s Symphony No. 2 receives its premiere in the Musikverein Vienna. Commissioned to mark the 200th anniversary of the Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Vienna, it will be premiered by the Vienna Symphony Orchestra conducted by Manfred Honeck on 15 June 2013.
16.04.2013Following the Ensemble Intercontemporain’s premiere of the “Dialogues” from My life without me in 2008 in Paris, they present the first performance of the work at the Festival Prague Spring in the composer’s native city on 19 May. The soloist is Claron McFadden (soprano), and conductor is Tomáš Hanus. ›more‹
16.04.2013Matthias Pintscher’s Bereshit for large ensemble receives its premiere on 24 May with the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra conducted by the composer. Bereshit is about the creation of things, the creative act and its incomprehensibility. › more ‹
16.04.2013This year’s new opera production at the Handel Festival is devoted to his first stage work, Almira, which the 20-year-old composer wrote for the Oper am Gänsemarkt in Hamburg – with clear references to Venetian opera, such as the characteristic mix of serious and comic scenes. › more ‹
16.04.2013The Berner Symphonieorchester performs the 2nd movement of Andrea Lorenzo Scartazzini’s Viaggiatori after Dante’s Divina Commedia on 16 and 17 May, conducted by Mario Venzago with the chorus and soloists of the Theatre in the Kultur-Casino Bern. › more ‹
15.04.2013Swiss composer Dieter Ammann was the focus of the Witten Days for New Chamber Music from 26-28 April 2013. His concert piece for violin and chamber orchester unbalanced instability was premiered by Carolin Widmann (violin) with the WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, conducted by Emilio Pomàrico. › more ‹