We are pleased to announce to have taken on the management for German Brass in Benelux. With their virtuosity, brilliant musicality and rare stage presence the eleven top soloists of leading German symphony orchestras have decisively influenced the brass culture.
Risto Joost directs the Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, Netherlands Chamber Choir and soloists in Alkmaar on 1 March, Concertgebouw Amsterdam on 2 and 3 March, and Haarlem on 4 March. The programme features the first performance of Guillaume Connesson's Liturgies de Lumière for chamber orchestra and choir, Ralph Vaughan Williams' Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis and the Fauré Requiem.
We are pleased to announce to have taken on the General management of the Norwegian conductor Grete Pedersen. The chief conductor of the Norwegian Soloists' Choir has gained an excellent reputation in the international choral scene.
The Arcis Saxophone Quartet performs in Hannover on 21 June featuring works by Ferenc Farkas, Astor Piazzolla, György Ligeti and Gabriel Pierné.
Florian Helgath conducts ChorWerk Ruhr in a secular programme around The Chirping of the Nightingale with works by Josquin Desprez, Cipriano de Rore, Clement Janequin and Ugis Praulins on 18 June in Essen, 19 June in Kempen and 26 June in Hattingen.
Tonu Kaljuste conducts the opening concert of the Nargen Festival with works of Estonian Tonu Korvits (new CD programme) together with the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Tallinn Chamber Orchestra and soloists in Tallinn on 6 June.
Stefan Parkman conducts the programme "Serenade with Jazz" in Köln on 16 June with the WDR Radio Choir, WDR Big Band and jazz singer Cecile Verny performing works by
Nils Lindberg, Sven-David Sandström, Robert Sund and excerpts of Duke Ellington's "Sacred Concert" and "Come Sunday".Read more
Risto Joost conducts the Tapiola Sinfonietta in Espoo on 2 June with two Haydn Symphonies, No. 1, D major and No. 104, D major joined by songs of Franz Schubert.