Ming Tsao, Triode-Variations

rework of Variationen für Orchester, op.31 by Arnold Schönberg Originally scheduled for December 30, 2020, Ensemble Musikfabrik will perform Ming’s new work next year.

A new piano concerto by Rebecca Saunders

that was scheduled to be premiered at the Lucern Festival this summer has been postponed to the upcoming season. The Festival Academy Orchestra and Nicolas Hodges under Sylvain Cambreling will premiere “to an utterance”. (materials by...

Enno Poppe, “Prozession” and “Blut” as live-stream

Last November, “Prozession” for large ensemble was premiered in Leipzig by the Ensemble Musikfabrik. The Soprano Caroline Melzer and the Ensemble Modern played “Blut” (12 Lieder after poems by Else von Lasker-Schüler) in Amsterdam and later on...

“Der Rosenkavalier“ in a new edition

For a commission by three major opera houses we prepared a new critical, yet practical edition of Richard Strauss’ most popular opera. To accomplish this first edition after more than hundred years, the materials as used and annotated by the Dresden, Munich and...

A Festival of New Music

Daniel Barenboim and Emmanuel Pahud asked ten of today’s most exciting composers to write new works, from solo pieces to compositions for ensemble. The concerts of the Festival of New Music at Boulezsaal will be streamed live and made available for 30 days on the...

Un concertino di angeli contro le pareti del mio cranio

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...