New landscapes for strings: Philipp Maintz’s composition for string trio paysages nouveaux for violin, viola and violoncello will be premiered on 28 November at the “rainy days” festival in Luxembourg by Trio recherche. Inner landscapes: the First String Quartet of 2004 will be performed by the Arditti Quartet in Bamberg. ›more‹
At the “Salzburg Dialoge” Festival, Beat Furrer features as a guest composer this year in four concerts: as part of this, spazio immergente for soprano and trombone will be premiered by Golda Schultz and Mike Svoboda on 28 November, a multi-layered setting after Lucretius. ›more‹
As with many French operas of the 19th century, there hasn’t been a critical edition of Camille Saint-Saens’s most successful stage work Samson et Dalila until now. Performances are still being given with the old scores and parts. This problematic state of affairs has now been rectified with the publication of the new Bärenreiter edition by Essen musicologist Andreas Jacob.. ›more‹
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The New Anton Bruckner Complete Edition, published by Musikwissenschaftlicher Verlag Wien, was launched on 9 August 2014 at the Salzburg Festival. This was marked by the first performance of Bruckner's 1st Symphony in the Linz version of the premiere, reconstructed by Thomas Röder. It was performed by the ORF Radio Symphony Orchestra Vienna under its chief conductor Cornelius Meister.
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