Manfred Trojahn's 70th birthday
On 22 October composer Manfred Trojahn, born in 1949 in Cremlingen near Braunschweig, celebrates his 70th birthday. In Düsseldorf, the city where he has been Professor at the Hochschule for many years, performances of his Herbstmusik will be given on 13, 15 and 16 September 2019 with the Düsseldorfer Symphoniker. His highly successful music theatre work “Orest” will be revived at the Wiener Staatsoper on 14, 17 and 20 November. His String Quartet with mezzo-soprano and clarinet no. 2 will be performed in Salzburg during the Award Ceremony of the Trakl Prize on 26 November at the “Dialogues” Festival by the Minguet Quartet and Tanja Ariane Baumgartner (mezzo-soprano), and Thorsten Johanns (clarinet).