19.06.2012Rossini's Maometto II was performed in summer 2012 for the first time in Hans Schevellis’ Critical New Edition. The new production was directed by David Alden and conducted by Frédéric Chaslin. Luca Pisaroni sang the title role.
19.06.2012Matthias Pintscher is composer of the Roche Commissions 2012. Chute d’Étoiles receives its premiere on 25 August 2012 at the Lucerne Festival 2012 by the Cleveland Orchestra, conducted by Franz Welser-Möst. The Austrian première was on 29 August in Salzburg (Festspiele).
19.06.2012Miroslav Srnka has composed Eighteen Agents for the Munich Chamber Orchestra. The premiere on 21 June 2012 in the Prinzregententheater Munich was conducted by Alexander Liebreich.