• 2018-05-28
    8 p.m.
    Philharmonie
    Ljubljana (SI)
    Slowind Spring Festival
    Affinitive Actions
    Interieur

     

    Programme:                            Link to the Festival

    Intérieur
    Harrison Birtwistle (b. 1934): Five Distances (1992) for wind quintet
    Xiaoyong Chen (b. 1955): String Quartet No. 3 (2011)
    * * * *
    Georg Friedrich Haas (b. 1953): String Quartet No. 5 (2007)
    Sebastian Stier (b. 1970): Intérieur (1993) for flute, oboe, clarinet, violins, viola, violoncello and double bass

     

    Kairos Quartett
    Stefan Häussler – violin
    Wolfgang Bender – violin
    Simone Heilgendorff – viola
    Claudius von Wrochem – violoncello

    Slowind
    Aleš Kacjan – flute
    Matej Šarc – oboe
    Jurij Jenko – clarinet
    Metod Tomac – horn
    Paolo Calligaris – bassoon

    Guest
    Miha Firšt – double bass

    Intérieur [de la musique] combines spatial compositions by composers of international standing for wind quintet (Birtwistle) and for string quartet (Haas) with the East Asian sonar beauty of Xiaoyong Chen's 3rd String Quartet and the darker microtonal harmonies of Intérieur by Stier.


  • 06.07.2012
    Studio Nalepastr
    Berlin (DE)
    mientras CD project
    1st session

    Recording of A. Schoenberg's Second String Quartet with Angelika Luz, soprano

  • 05.06.2012
    13:00-20:00
    Mozarteum
    Salzburg (AT)
    Mozarteum Workshop
    Prep Workshop on notation for a student string quartet workshop at Dec. 15+16,2012
  • 26.05.2012
    19:00
    Apollokino
    Hannover (DE)
    Visionen 2012

    Konzert mit Live-Zeichnungen / Concert with Motion Drawings

    Knut Müller (*1963)  •  Thorn [1996]
    Julio Estrada (*1943)  •  Yuunohui'ensemble [1983-90]
    Gordon Williamson (*1974)  •  Miniaturen [2012] UA
    Giorgio Netti (*1963)  •  ) place (  (ciclo dell' assedio) [2001]

    Kairos Quartett
    Morgan O'Hara, Aktions-Zeichnungen/Motion Drawings

    Visionen Homepage

  • 25.02.2012
    20:00
    Villa Elisabeth
    Berlin (DE)
    mientras - hommage
    Eigenveranstaltung des Kairos Quartetts und Sabine Panzer
    Gesprächskonzert

    Arnold Schönberg (1874-1951)  •  Streichquartett II in fis-moll op. 10 für zwei Violinen, Viola, Violoncello und eine Sopranstimme [1907/08]
    I. Mäßig (moderato)
    II. Sehr rasch
    III. "Litanei" (Langsam) – Gedicht von Stefan George

    Sabine E. Panzer (*1960)   •  mientras für Streichquartett mit hinzugefügter Frauenstimme [2011] UA
    Arnold Schönberg  • 
    Streichquartett II in fis-moll op. 10
    IV. "Entrückung" (Sehr Langsam) – Gedicht von Stefan George

    mit Angelika Luz, Sopran

  • 2012-01-21
    19:00
    Alte Schmiede
    Wien (AT)
    Ensample_2 Wien

    zum Veranstalter

    Go to venue

  • 2012-01-19
    19:30
    Alte Kraftkammer
    Klagenfurt am Wörthersee (AT)
    Ensample_2 in Klagenfurt
    Campus Musick
    Acousmatische Illusionen / Acousmatic Illusions

    Debüt des Duos Ensample_2 mit dem Cellisten des Kairos Quartetts und Boris Hegenbart (Elektronik)

    Debut of the Duo Ensample_2 with the cellist of the Kairos Quartet and Boris Hegenbart (Electronics)

  • 2011-11-13
    11 a.m.
    Pädagogische Hochschule Weingarten
    Weingarten/Ravensburg (DE)
    International Weingarten New Music Days (II)
    Brice Pauset

    String Quartet I [1995]
    Rasch for cello solo [2005]
    String Quartet III ...récrit-écrit [2002]

  • 2011-11-11
    8 p.m.
    Pädagogische Hochschule Weingarten
    Weingarten/Ravensburg (DE)
    International Weingarten New Music Days
    Brice Pauset

    Les voix humaines [2006]
    Theorie der Tränen : Schlamm
    and compositions for harpsichord solo, performed by the composer

    Kairos Quartet
    with Sylvia Schmückle, clarinets
    Jan Gerdes, piano

  • 08.10.2011
    20:00
    Humboldt Universität, Festsaal der Graduate School
    Berlin (DE)
    Festveranstaltung zu Hermann Danusers 65. Geburtstag

     

    Erik Satie (1866-1925)  •  Avant–dernières pensées [1915/2011] arr. f. Streichtrio von C.v.Wrochem
                                                I. Idylle, à Debussy

    Laudatio (Hans-Joachim Hinrichsen)

    Erik Satie  •  Avant–dernières pensées
                                                II. Aubade, à Paul Dukas
                                                III. Méditation, à Albert Roussel

    Sackgasse oder Königsweg?
    Perspektiven der Interpretationsforschung
    (Karol Berger, Beatrix Borchard, Peter Gülke, Hans-Joachim Hinrichsen, John Rink)

    Julio Estrada (*1943)  •  Yuunohui'se'ome'yei [1983-90]

    Gratulation

    Persönliche Würdigung

    Hanns Eisler (1898-1962)  •  Dritte Sonate für Klavier

    Mitglieder des Kairos Quartetts:    Stefan Häussler
                                                      Simone Heilgendorff
                                                      Claudius von Wrochem

    Christoph Keller, Klavier

  • 2011-09-24
    19:30 p.m.
    Schloss Hämelschenburg - Zehntscheune
    Emmerthal (DE)
    Konzertlesung Müßiggang
    Literaturfest Niedersachsen
    Müßiggang – der Zeit Zeit geben (Leisure – Let Time Be)

    Toshio Hosokawa (*1955)  •  Landscape I [1992]
    Morton Feldman (1926-1987)  •  Structures [1951]
    Amund Roe   •  Shi for String Quartet
    Erik Satie/C.v.Wrochem   •  Avant–dernières pensées 1-3
    John Cage (1912-1992)  •  String Quartet in Four Parts [1949]

    interleaved and juxtaposed with texts by Plato/Sokrates, Dostoyevski, Werfel, Kafka, Wilde, Brecht, Diogenes, v.Aquin, Varnhagen, Aristotle, Fleming, Epikur, Engels, Malewitsch, Campanella, Russell, Nietzsche, Hölderlin, Chechow, Schlegel, Simmel, Conrad, Cicero, Seneca, Hesse, Büchner, Kleist, and Rilke.

    Kairos Quartet (music selection)
    Martina Gedeck
    Gerhard Ahrens (text selection) 

    go to Literaturfest Niedersachsen

    Critical review (in German)

  • Sept. 13 - Sept. 17, 2011
    Hochschule Lucerne – Music
    Lucerne (CH)
    International Master Class for String Quartets
    with Georg Friedrich Haas (Artistic Director)

    Coaches
    Wolfgang Bender (vl), Claudius von Wrochem (vc) – Kairos Quartet
    Sebastian Hamann (vl), Erik Borgir (vc) – Hochschule Lucerne

    This master class is for established or newly formed string quartets enrolled at a German–speaking Hochschule or university.

  • 2011-08-24
    7 pm
    The Royal Danish Academy of Music
    Kopenhagen (DK)
    Young Nordic Music Days

    Ansgar Beste (*1981)  •  Pèlerinage Fantastique for prepared string quartet [2010]
    Gunnar Karel Másson   •  Pansonicon 1.1 b
    Fabian Svensson   •  Singing and dancing
    Amund Roe   •  Shi for String Quartet
    Oyvind Maeland   •  String Quartet in two movements

    with  Anna Spina (viola)
    and Martina Brodbeck (cello) as guest musicians

    more...

  • 2011-07-01
    8 pm
    Alt–St. Thomae »Schiefer Turm«
    Soest (DE)
    Sommerliche Musiktage Soest

    Literary Recital
    Martina Gedeck and the Kairos Quartet

    »Start For The New World«
    Texts by Franz Kafka, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Mircea Eliade,
    Walt Whitman, Allen Ginsberg, and Joseph Roth
    Georg Friedrich Haas: String Quartet No. 2
    György Kurtág: Quartetto per archi op. 1
    John Cage: Thirty Pieces for String Quartet

    Route

  • 2011-06-30
    Aldegrever-Gymnasium
    Soest (DE)
    Workshop mit dem Kairos Quartett

      »Cosmic staircase«
    In Verbindung mit dem Eröffnungsprogramm veranstalten die Musiktage in Zusammenarbeit mit den Soester Schulen einen Workshop für jugendliche Schülerinnen und Schüler. Der Workshop unter dem Titel »Cosmic staircase« verwendet Zeit in ähnlicher Weise wie John Cages »Thirty Pieces«, die Idee basiert aber auf Cages Orchesterwerk »Atlas eclipticalis«. Es wurde vom Cellisten des Kairos Quartetts entwickelt und wird von den Musikern des Kairos Quartetts gemeinsam mit den Schülern erarbeitet. Eine interne abschließende Aufführung ist im Treppenhaus des Aldegrever-Gymnasiums geplant.

    mehr ...

  • 2011-06-24
    Nishnij-Novgorod (RU)
    Nishnij-Novgorod

    Giacinto Maria Scelsi (1905-1988)  •  String Quartet No. 3 [1963] 20'
    György Kurtág (*1926)  •  Quartetto per archi [1959] 15'

    Georg Friedrich Haas (*1953)  •  String Quartet No. 2 [1998] 20'30''

     

    (supported by the Goethe Institut Moscow)

  • 2011-06-22
    Open Air
    Perm (RU)
    First Tour of Russia
    Belie Nochy / White Nights

    Giacinto Maria Scelsi (1905-1988)  •  String Quartet No. 3 [1963] 20'
    György Kurtág (*1926)  •  Quartetto per archi [1959] 15'

    Georg Friedrich Haas (*1953)  •  String Quartet No. 2 [1998] 20'30''

     

    (supported by the Goethe Institut Moscow)

  • 2011-04-19
    Boston / Allston
    Boston (US)
    Workshop
    Boston University, School of Music
    Composers' Forum

    Simone and Claudius are presenting new developements in string quartet composition from Europe:

    Georg Friedrich Haas (*1953)  •  Streichquartett Nr. 1 [1997]

    Giorgio Netti (*1963)  •  ) place (  (ciclo dell' assedio) [2001]

  • 2011-03-13
    7:30 p.m.
    Bürgerspital / Musikschule
    St. Veit / Glan (AT)
    Zeitklang-Recital

    Martin Iddon (*1975)  •  Mohl ip [2009-10]
    Roberto David Rusconi (*1976)  •  De Arte Respirandi [2010]
    Juan Cruz-Guevara (*1972)  •  Transmutación de la Sombra [2010]
    Ansgar Beste (*1981)  •  Pèlerinage Fantastique for prepared string quartet [2010]
    Nicolas Tzortzis (*1978)  •  Intuition - processus [2010]

  • 2011-03-12
    7:30 p.m.
    Schömer-Haus
    Klosterneuburg / Vienna (AT)
    ZeitklangWettbewerb
    ZEITklang 2011
    International Competition for Composers in cooperation with the Sammlung Essl

    Final Concert (2nd round):

    Out of 72 entries five string quartets are to be performed at the SCHÖMER-HAUS in Klosterneuburg near Vienna; these are the finalists:

    Martin Iddon (*1975)  •  Mohl ip [2009-10]
    Roberto David Rusconi (*1976)  •  De Arte Respirandi [2010]
    Juan Cruz-Guevara (*1972)  •  Transmutación de la Sombra Streichquartett [2010]
    Ansgar Beste (*1981)  •  Pèlerinage Fantastique for prepared string quartet [2010]
    Nicolas Tzortzis (*1978)  •  Intuition - processus [2010]

    Performing Ensemble: Kairos Quartet (Berlin)

    Musikfabrik Niederösterreich in cooperation with the Essl Collection

    Jury
    Gerd Kühr – artistic director 2011: composer, conductor, University of Graz (A)
    Joanna Lewis – Koehne Quartett (A)
    Klaus Lang – composer (A)
    Christoph Cech – University of Linz (A), composer, musical director of ensembles
    Claudius von Wrochem – Kairos Quartett (Berlin, GER)

    Awards
    1st prize € 6.000
    2nd prize € 4.000
    3rd prize € 2.000
    2 appreciation prizes: € 1.000 each
    1 audience award

  • 2011-03-23
    7 p.m.
    Museum Moderner Kunst Kärnten
    Klagenfurt (AT)
    MMKK – conceptual improvisation
    Ferdinand Penker Exhibition

    Mercedes Echerer reads texts by Thomas Bernhard and Tanizaki Jun'ichiro)
    concept improvisation by Claudius von Wrochem (cello, Jap-fiddle)

  • 2011-02-12
    University of Leeds
    Leeds (UK)
    Leeds_Haas3

    Georg Friedrich Haas (*1953)  •  In iij. Noct. - String Quartet No. 3 [2001] <British Premiere>

  • 2010-11-12
    20:00
    projektgruppe neue musik bremen, Sendesaal
    Bremen (DE)
    OhrenBlicke
    OhrenBlicke | Klangaktionen zeitgenössischer Musik
    16th Festival of projektgruppe neue musik bremen

    Hans-Joachim Hespos   •  prestunissimo for trio basso
    Orm Finnendahl (*1963)  •  Fälschung (Fake) for string quartet, ghettoblasters, laptop player (optional) and live elektronics [2003]
    Bernd Thewes   •  Wait for the richochet III [2000/02]

    with Matthias Bauer (double bass)

  • 2010-10-09
    20:00
    Aula der Alten Universität
    Heidelberg (DE)
    Heidelberger Biennale
    Faszination Zahl - Musik und Mathematik

    Julio Estrada / Yuunohui‘ensemble [1983-90] Version A
    Wolfram Schurig / blick: verzaubert für Klavier und Streichquartett [2005-7]
    Iannis Xenakis / st/4 – 1,080262 [1955-62]
    Alvin Lucier  / Navigations for strings [1991]
    Julio Estrada / Yuunohui‘ensemble [1983-90] Version B

    Heather O'Donnell (Klavier)

                   Heidelberger Biennale 2010

  • 2010-09-25
    19:30
    Radialsystem
    Berlin (DE)
    Nordlichter-Biennale Berlin 2010

    1) Ensemble Kaleidoskop
    2) Adapter
    3) Alpha Trio
    4) Kairos Quartett (22.30 Uhr) Sampo Haapamäki -  Connection (ca. 22.50)
    Deutsche Erstaufführung
    5) Percussion Trio

    Details hier...

  • 2010-09-10
    22:30
    Den Grå Hal
    Kopenhagen (DK)
    Nordic Music Days

    Nordic Music Days 2010 - Dritter Tag
          Kari Beate Tandberg (*1958) – Dwindle (DK Premiere)
          Simon Christensen (*1971) – Towards Nothingness
          Sveinn Lúðvík Björnsson (*1962) – ..og I augunum blik minninga... (DK Premiere)
          Sampo Haapamäki (*1979) – Connection (DK Premiere)

  • 2010-08-30
    19:00
    Bachakademie
    Stuttgart (DE)
    Symposium und Konzert
    Die Musik der Nacht / Music of the Night
    In iij. Noct.

    16:30 /// Begrüßung
    17:00 /// Vortrag /// Prof. Dr. Thomas Schipperges
    18:00 /// Vortrag /// Georg Friedrich Haas

    19:00 /// Konzert /// Kairos Quartett
    Georg Friedrich Haas (*1953)  •  In iij. Noct. – String Quartet No. 3 [2001]

    in vollständiger Dunkelheit zu spielen / to be performed in complete darkness

    organized by the Internationale Bachakademie Stuttgart

  • 2010-07-05
    15:00
    John Cage Orgelprojekt
    Halberstadt (DE)
    Beitragzu ORGAN_2
    Klangwechsel

    Ansprachen anlässlich des Klangwechsels, umrahmt von drei Improvisationen über den momentanen Klang des Cage-Orgelstücks in der benachbarten St. Buchardi-Kirche.

    Simone Heilgendorff, Viola

  • 12.05.2010
    8 pm
    Rotes Rathaus, Festsaal
    Berlin (DE)
    Concert of the Berlin Artists' Programme of the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)

    Simon Steen-Andersen   •  Study for String Instrument #2 für Violine, Cello und Whammy-Pedal [2009]
    Frédéric Pattar (*1969)  •  Sur le fil für Viola und Cello [2002]

     

    Wolfgang Bender, Violine und Viola
    Claudius von Wrochem, Cello
    Simon Steen-Andersen, Whammy-Pedal

  • 2010-03-16
    8 pm
    mdr Leipzig
    Leipzig (DE)
    Sendermusik

    mdr Homepage

     

    Knut Müller (*1963) • Zeug (stuff) [1999]
    Agostino di Scipio (*1962) • Drei stille Stücke (Three quiet pieces) [2005-09] WP
    Giorgio Netti (*1963) • tête for cello with pre-recorded voice (from: ciclo dell' assedio) [2008/09]
    Toshio Hosokawa (1955) • Landscape I (1992)
    Dieter Schnebel (*1930) • Erinnern, Wiederholen, Durcharbeiten (Remembering, Repeating, Working through) [2006/7]

    Concert Broadcast (MDR Figaro) at 8 pm, May 7, 2010. 

  • 10.03.2010
    7:30 pm
    Sammlung Essl
    Klosterneuburg bei Wien (AT)
    Utopien

    Karlheinz Essl (*1960) • Sequitur IV for cello and live-electronics [2008]
    Sergej Newski (*1972) • Stufen (steps) for cello solo [2007] First Austrian performance
    Julio Estrada (*1943) • Yuunohui‘yei [1983]
    Claudius von Wrochem (*1965) • Mise-en-scene improvisation for a rotating Jap-Fiddle
    Giorgio Netti (*1963) • tête for cello with pre-recorded voice (from: ciclo dell' assedio) [2008/09] First Austrian performance

    Claudius von Wrochem, Cello und Jap-Fiddle (a monochordal string instrument with a horn)

  • 2010-03-05
    8:15 pm
    Amsterdam (NL)
    Muziekgebouw Amsterdam

    Toshio Hosokawa (*1955) • Landscape I [1992]
    Wolfgang Rihm (*1952) • String Quartet No. 8 [1988]
    - - - -
    Georg Friedrich Haas (*1953) • In iij. Noct. – String Quartet No. 3 [2001] First Dutch performance

    (The second half of the programme will last app. 50-60 minutes and takes places in total darkness)

  • 2010-02-20
    8 pm
    Villa Elisabeth
    Berlin-Mitte (DE)
    PAS DE QUATRE - Concert and Talk with the audience and the composers

    Knut Müller (*1963) • Ragnarök – Third String Quartet [2009] WP
    Jean-Luc Hervé (*1960) • N.N. for solo violin, string trio and piano [2005/10] WP
    Christoph Staude (*1965) • All' aperto – 18 shards for a string quartet [1992]
    Phillippe Schoeller (*1957) • Tree to soul for string quartet [2008/09] WP of the complete version
    Prélude. Adagio, luminoso ma instabile
    Scherzo. Presto vivace, sostenuto e intensivo, ma poco capriccioso e molto ostinato

    Kairos Quartet, Heather O'Donnell (piano)

    This concert is funded by INM Berlin, German–French Fonds and Wolfgang Gribb.

  • 2009-11-21
    7:30 pm
    Kunstraum Tosterglope (D)
    Tosterglope (DE)
    Concert in cooperation with "Musik 21 Niedersachsen"

    Programme:
    Uroš Rojko (*1954) Krog II for spatially placed string quartet [2005]
    Georg Friedrich Haas (*1953) String Quartet No. 2 [1998]
    Giorgio Netti (*1963) )place( [2001]

  • 2009-11-08
    5.00 pm
    Festsaal of PH Weingarten
    Weingarten (DE)
    INTERNATIONALE WEINGARTENER TAGE FÜR NEUE MUSIK

    Uroš Rojko
    String Quartet No. 1 [1984]
    Krog II - for spatially placed string quartet [2005]
    Dilondra - for violin, viola, cello, and piano [2008/09]
    Cum Grano Salis - mezzo soprano, flute, guitar, percussion [2004]

    Kairos Quartett
    Barbara Jemejcic, mezzo soprano
    Klara Tomljanovic, guitar
    Isao Nakamura, percussion
    Elmar Schrammel, piano
    Renate Greiss-Armin, flute

  • 2009-10-27
    8 pm
    Carl–Orff–Saal, Gasteig
    Munich (DE)
    2nd musica viva event

    Enno Poppe
    »Tier« for string quartet [2002]

    Sergej Newski
    »Und dass der Tod nicht fern bleibt«
    for speaker and string quartet on
    texts by Michael Lentz [2005]

    Giorgio Netti
    »Tête« for prepared cello solo with pre-recorded tape [2008/09]
    Commissionened by musica viva, world premiere

    Josef Anton Riedl
    »c.e. oder conclamatum est«
    for speaker and four pianos
    on a text by Hans Henny Jahnn
    idea by Herbert Kapfer [2008–09]
    In cooperation with editorial office "Hörspiel und Medienkunst" of the Bavarian Radio, world premiere

    piano: Jan Philip Schulze, Ruschana Pamirova u.a.
    speaker: Michael Lentz
    direction: Rüdiger Bohn
    Kairos Quartett

    ticket sales starting on September 29, 2009

  • 2009-10-14
    8 pm
    Marjan Kozina Hall, Slovenian Philharmonic
    Ljubljana (SI)
    Kairos Quartet Recital

    Programme:
    Claude Debussy: String Quartet
    Julio Estrada (1943): Canto mnémico Fugue en 4 dimensions
    Iannis Xenakis (1922-2001): st/4 – 1,080262 [1955-62]
    Giorgio Netti (1963): )place( [2001]

  • 2009-10-13
    8 pm
    Marjan Kozina Hall, Slovenian Philharmonic
    Ljubljana (SI)
    Varèse – Before and After

    Pre-concert talk at 19.00 with the composer Vasja Progar

    Programme:
    Edgard Varèse: Hyperprism [1922-23]
    Ferruccio Busoni (arr. Erwin Stein): Berceuse, élègiaque. Des Mannes Wiegenlied am Sarg seiner Mutter, op. 42
    Carl Ruggles: Angels for four trumpets and three trombones
    Vasja Progar: New Work for wind quintet
    Edgard Varèse: Intégrales [1925]
    Edgard Varèse: Ionisation [1929-31] for 13 percussionists

    Slowind Wind Quintet
    KAIROS Quartet
    SToP – Slovenian Percussion Project
    TASF – Slovenian Philharmonic Brass Ensemble
    conductor Robert Aitken

  • 2009-10-12
    9 pm
    Kinodvor (The Dvor Cinema)
    Ljubljana (SI)
    Varèse – Before and After

    Programme:
    Edgard Varèse (1883-1965): Octandre [1923]
    Edgard Varèse: Density 21.5 [1936, rev. 1946] for flute solo, Bis Edition 1936
    Pogovor z Chou Wen-chungom
    The One All Alone – A film by Franka Schefferja [2008]

    Slowind Wind Quintet
    KAIROS Quartet
    SToP – Slovenian Percussion Project
    TASF – Slovenian Philharmonic Brass Ensemble
    conductor Robert Aitken

  • 2009-10-11
    8 pm
    Marjan Kozina Hall, Slovenian Philharmonic
    Ljubljana (SI)
    Varèse – Before and After

    Pre-concert talk at 19.00 with the composer Petra Strahovnik

    Programme:
    Edgard Varèse (1883-1965): Offrandes
    Albert Roussel: Deux Poemes de Ronsard, op. 26 for soprano and flute
    Chou Wen-chung: Twilight Colors
    Albert Roussel: Divertissement, op. 6 for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, bassoon and piano
    Carlos Salzedo: Concerto for harp and seven wind instruments
    Petra Strahovnik: Indigo for wind quintet, two percussionists and tape
    Claude Debussy (arr. Benno Sachs): Prélude à l'Après-midi d'un Faune

    Slowind Wind Quintet
    Kairos Quartet
    SToP – Slovenian Percussion Project
    TASF – Slovenian Philharmonic Brass Ensemble
    conductor Robert Aitken

  • 2009-10-10
    10:30am - 6pm
    University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Arts
    Ljubljana (SI)
    Varèse – Before and After

    11. Slowind Festival 2009

    International Workshop for musicians, composers, musicologists, students of music and musicology and any other professionals (in English)

    Lecturer:
    Prof Chou Wen-chung - Composer, Professor Emeritus at Columbia Universiy, New York, Varèse's last assistant and editor

    Programme:
    Edgard Varèse: Insights on the man and his music

  • 2009-09-26
    7 pm
    Museum am Schölerberg
    Osnabrück (DE)
    Literaturfest Niedersachsen

    an event series by the VGH-Stiftung - Theme: "The Night"

    The Moon – musical reading

    Texts by Goethe, Armstrong, Arnim, R. Walser, etc.

    String Quartets by Debussy, Scelsi as well as conceptual improvisations

    with Martina Gedeck

  • 2009-07-10
    Slovenian Philharmonic Hall
    Ljubljana (SI)
    Mahler Discoveries

    Ljubljana Festival

    moderated concert

    Alma and Gustav Mahler Songs
    Gustav Mahler • piano quartet [1876]
    Arnold Schoenberg/Johann Strauss (son) • Emperor Waltz [1889/1921], arr. for chamber ensemble

    with
    Bass-Baritone: Ulf Bästlein (Graz)
    piano (songs): Axel Bauni (Berlin)
    piano (instrumental pieces): Ya-ou Xie (Berlin)
    Harmonium: Tomaz Sevsek Sramel

    Moderation: Students of the study programmes in Applied Musicology at Klagenfurt University

  • 2009-07-01
    7:30 pm
    Konzerthaus Klagenfurt
    Klagenfurt (AT)
    Campus Musick

    Campus Musick

    moderated concert

    Alma and Gustav Mahler Songs
    Gustav Mahler • piano quartet [1876]
    Arnold Schoenberg/Johann Strauss (son) • Emperor Waltz (1889/1921), arr. for chamber ensemble

    with
    Bass-Baritone: Ulf Bästlein (Graz)
    piano (songs): Axel Bauni (Berlin)
    piano (instrumental pieces): Ya-ou Xie (Berlin)
    Harmonium: Tomaz Sevsek Sramel

    Moderation: Students of the study programmes in Applied Musicology at Klagenfurt University

  • June 29 and 30, 2009
    Carinthian State Conservatory
    Klagenfurt (AT)
    Mahler Discoveries

    public rehearsals

    Gustav Mahler • Piano Quartet (1876)
    Arnold Schoenberg/Johann Strauss (Son) • Emperor Waltz (1889/1921), arr. for chamber ensemble with Ya-ou Xie (Berlin) piano

    In cooperation of the Department of Musicology at Klagenfurt University with the Carinthian State Conservatory

  • 2009-05-19
    Kulturcafé at Funkhaus Wien
    Wien (AT)
    New Music in Discourse

    Dimitri Kourliandski • Night-turn (2004)
    Karlheinz Essl • Sequitur IV f. Cello and Live-Electronics (2008)
    Liza Lim • Hell (1991/92)

    Concert with Talk and a Vote of the Audience

  • 2009-04-10
    9 pm
    Minoriten Church
    Krems (AT)
    Festival Imago Dei 2009

    Giacinto Maria Scelsi (1905-1988) • String Quartet No. 3 [1963]
    - - -
    Georg Friedrich Haas (*1953) • In iij. Noct. – String quartet No. 3 [2001]

  • 2009-03-22
    4 pm
    Patio of the Jewish Museum
    Berlin (DE)
    MaerzMusik 22.03.09

    MaerzMusik

    Morton Feldman (1926-1987) • Structures [1951] 6'
    Erhard Grosskopf (*1934) • String Trio [1983]
    Ben Johnston (*1926) • String Quartet No. 5 [1979]
    Dimitri Kourliandski (*1976) • Night-turn [2004] (WP)
    Awet Terterjan (1929-1994) • String Quartet No. 2 [1991]

  • 2009-02-18
    8 pm
    Plantage 13
    Bremen (DE)
    Plantage 13

    Franz Schubert (1797-1828) • Quartettsatz [1820]
    György Kurtág (*1926) • Quartetto per archi [1959]
    Phillippe Schoeller (*1957) • Tree to soul, for String Quartet [2008] WP
    Georg Friedrich Haas (*1953) • String Quartet No. 2