The recording of Tigran Mansurian's Requiem of the Munich Chamber Orchestra and RIAS Chamber Choir for ECM Records with the preparation of the choir by Florian Helgath has been nominated for a Grammy in the category Best Choral Performance.
The Eggner Trio rerturns to Nottingham and Wigmore Hall for two concerts on 30 and 31 March performing two trios by Haydn: No. 24 in D and No. 21 in C as well as the Dvorak Trio in F minor op. 65.
Anna-Maria Helsing conducts the Jenaer Philharmonie on 24 March with Saint-Saëns' Overture "La princesse jaune", Liszt's Tasso, Lamento e trionfo, Marie Jaëll's Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 and Dora Pejačevićs' Phantasie concertante for piano and orchestra.
Florian Helgath conducts Mendelssohn's Paulus at Philharmonie Essen on 5 March with Concerto Köln, soloists and ChorWerk Ruhr, who sings this oratorio after long years again.
Paul Hillier conducts the programme "Nocturne" featuring works by Galina Grigorjeva, Nino Janjgava, Lera Auerbach
and Roxanna Panufnik with the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir in two concerts in Tartu on 24 March and in Tallinn on 25 March.Read more
Anna-Maria Helsing conducts the new production of Leevi Madetoja’s opera “The Ostrobothnians” at the Tampere Opera (stage direction: Tuomas Parkkinen) on 10 February. Further performances: 12, 15, 18, 22, 25 February.
Laurence Equilbey debuts with the Danish National Symphony Orchestra and Danish Radio Concert Choir in Copenhagen on 23 February conducting Niels Wilhelm Gade's Overture Nachklänge zu Ossian and the cantata Comala.