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Hèctor Parra‘s string quartet nr. 4 (in memoriam Robert Gerhard) was meant to be premiered last April during the Wittener Tage für neue Kammermusik by the Jack Quartet. Like any other, this concert has been postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemia. Have a look at a couple of pages from the beautiful score (work in progress):
Paul-Heinz Dittrich‘s Kammermusik XVII, a septet for Flute, Clarinet, Horn and string quartet is scheduled to be premiered next October by the Sharoun Ensemble. The preparation of the manuscript was an easy to underestimate copy-editing work.
Bars 2 and 3 from this detail in our engraved rendering below. Special thanks to Kaspar Querfurth!
On the 2nd of February the Opera House Stuttgart will bring Sergej’s “Boris” to the stage. Swetlana Alexijewitsch’s award winning book serves as Newski’s libretto – the work will be interwoven with Mussorgski’s opera from 1869 (libretto after Alexander Puschkin). The staging is by Paul-Georg Dittrich, whose introduction (in German) can be seen here. Titus Engel will be conducting.
(Full performance material and vocal score by NGB)
Under the title “Music Engraving in the 21st Century – Developments and Perspectives” the Mozarteum Salzburg will hold a conference from January 17th–19th, 2020.
Workshops and a bunch of expert speakers offer a rare opportunity for our branch to come together and enjoy a packed weekend!
Check out the details — see you in Salzburg!
(two papers will be given by NGB)
For the upcoming Beethoven anniversary the Chorakademie Dortmund commissioned young composers to form two anthologies: Michaela Catranis, Eres Holz, Christian Kesten, Seyko Itoh, Brigitta Muntendorf and Sören Eichberg contributed compositions for choir and small ensembles published as enChor while the Chorbuch comprises 16 a-capella pieces by Stefan Beyer, Helena Canovas i Pares, Matias F. Cassano, Irene Galindo Quero, Jens Heuler, Elias Jurgschat, Nicolas Kuhn, Julian Lembke, Martin Letelier, Dariya Maminova, Denis Olejak, Doo-Jin Park, Zaneta Rydzewska, Damian Scholl, Samuel Walther and Justus Wilcken.
(copy-editing and engraving by NGB)