Maxim Shalygin: Severade

Nieuwe Kerk, Den Haag Spui 175, Den Haag

Cello Octet Amsterdam & Maya Fridman perform Maxim Shalygin's  Severade! Severade is a combination of the words Sever (Russian for 'north', referring to the North Sea) and Serenade: love songs facing North Sea. Love in the sense of Orpheus, but also love that stuns, that stirs up fear and trembling, that destroys and builds up. Severade...

Rosy Wertheim: Trois Chansons

Abbotsford, Melbourne Melbourne

The Australian National Academy of Music will perform Trois Chansons

Music for Empty Spaces

Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ Piet Heinkade 1, Amsterdam

Breathtaking pieces about corona', was the headline in the NRC about the live stream Music for Empty Spaces from an empty Muziekgebouw during late spring 2020. This project by composer/pianist Heather Pinkham brought twelve musical reflections on the early corona crisis by composers such as Jacob ter Veldhuis and Joey Roukens. Performed by twelve musicians,...

Willem Jeths: Suite Ritratto

Theater aan het Vrijthof Vrijthof 47, Maastricht

Willem Jeths: Suite Ritratto by Philharmonie ZuidNederland with Duncan Ward. Philharmonie ZuidNederland loves traditions. When Dmitri Liss took over as the new chief five years ago, the Dutch composer Willem Jeths (1959) wrote a catchy suite for his first opera Hôtel de Pékin. Now Jeths has been given a similar commission… At the end of September,...

Jo van den Booren: Gaia

Theresiakerk, Maastricht Sint Theresiaplein 8, Maastricht

Jo van den Booren: Gaia voor gemengd koor by Studium Chorale, dirigent Hans Leenders

Willem Jeths: Suite Ritratto

Muziekgebouw Eindhoven 15, Eindhoven

Willem Jeths: Suite Ritratto by Philharmonie ZuidNederland with Duncan Ward. Philharmonie ZuidNederland loves traditions. When Dmitri Liss took over as the new chief five years ago, the Dutch composer Willem Jeths (1959) wrote a catchy suite for his first opera Hôtel de Pékin. Now Jeths has been given a similar commission… At the end of September,...

Idelenburg, Niek

Theater de Veerensmederij Soesterweg 330, Amersfoort

Songs of Travel and Farewell are philosophical songs that, except for the final piece, are all composed in minor key. The songs are for solo voice, and for vocal quartet, and what a quartet. Elisabeth Hetherington, Karin Strobos, Erik Slik and Martijn Cornet are all acquaintances of Holland Opera. They come together as a quartet...

Recurring

Marijn Simons: Lachesis

Landerstheater Linz Am Volksgarten 1, Linz

Lachesis is the name of a Greek goddess who is responsible for the allotment of fate.  In their chamber opera of the same name, librettist Hermann Schneider and composer Marijn Simons discuss the concept of freedom in a post-democratic state.  For this purpose, the two artists design the dystopian cosmos of an ancient world projected...

Oelbrandt, Kris

The Leading Lamb To celebrate the restoration of the famous painting by Van Eyck ‘Het lam Gods’, composer Kris Oelbrandt was invited to write a new composition. This work, with the title ‘The Leading Lamb’, will have its world premiere on October 1 at the Sint Bavo’s Cathedral in Ghent… Read more...

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Calliope Tsoupaki: Capodistrias

Greek National Opera Leof. Andrea Siggrou 364, Athene

Tsoupaki, Calliope: Capodistrias: monodrama of a secret life (music theater) by Greek National opera, Timos Sirlantzis (bass-baritone), Ergon Ensemble Τhe unrequited love between the first governor of the modern Greek State, Ioannis Capodistrias, and Roxandra Sturdza, the lady-in-waiting of the Empress of Russia, serves as subject to the new monodrama by composer Calliope Tsoupaki. In...

Simeon ten Holt: Canto Ostinato

St. Jan Maastricht Vrijthof 24, Maastricht

Ten Holt, Simeon: Canto Ostinato by Sandra & Jeroen van Veen Lying in Burgundy Maastricht. On the famous Vrijthof square, you will find the equally famous red-pink tower of Saint John's, a new location and region for us. Here you can listen to Ten Holt's Canto Ostinato performed by the Sandra and Jeroen van Veen...

Graaff, Jan-Peter de

Ateneu Concert Hall Str. Războieni nr. 22, Bacău

Ensemble dèdalo with conductor Vittorio Parisi perform Jan-Peter de Graaff - Pascal