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.
Risto Joost conducts the MDR Symphony, MDR Radio Choir and soloists at Leipzig Gewandhaus on 24 September (11:00) with Schumann's Second Symphony
and Mendelssohn's Second Symphony "Lobgesang". MDR KULTUR and MDR KLASSIK broadcast the recording of the concert the same day at 19:30.Read more
The Arcis Saxophone Quartet presents the first performance of Luke Bedford's concerto on 18 October
with the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin at Philharmonie. Deutschlandfunk Kultur broadcasts the concert on 22 October at 20:03.Read more
Florian Helgath conducts the RIAS Kammerchor and Capella de la Torre with the programme Da Pacem in Rotterdam on 13 October, Amsterdam on 14 October and in Essen on 15 October.
Stefan Parkman conducts the programme Sacred Treasures with works of Buxtehude, Albrici, Carissimi, Dumont, Schmelzer etc. from the world famous Düben
Collection of the University Library Uppsala and Library St. Marien with the Academic Choir Uppsala and soloists of the WDR Rundfunkchor in Lübeck, Greifswald and Hamburg from 21 – 23 September 2017.Read more
The Arcis Saxophone Quartet presents American Dreams in the quintet version together with Vineta Sareika, violin in Hildesheim on 11 September including Steve Reich's
New York Counterpoint, Dvorak's string quartet F major American, Gershwin/Dedenon's Porgy & Bess Suite as well as Marc Marder's I came with shoes and excerpts from Bernstein's West Side Story each time for quartet and violin.Read more
Ole Edvard Antonsen performs Sir James MacMillans Epiclepsis at Edinburgh Festival on 19 August with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra under the composer of the trumpet concerto. The concert will be broadcasted on BBC 3 on 18 September, 19:30 (CET).