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.
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.
Risto Joost conducts the new production of Le nozze di Figaro at the Estonian National Opera in Tallinn on 3 February (production: Marco Gandini). Further performances on 5, 17 and 25 February.
Tonu Kaljuste’s recent CD Gesualdo featuring music by Brett Dean, Erkki-Sven Tüür and Carlo Gesualdo da Venosa with the Tallinn Chamber Orchestra and
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir on ECM Records has been nominated for a Grammy in the category Best Classical Compendium.Read more
The Arcis Saxophone Quartet performs Philipp Glass' Saxophone concerto with the Orchestre de Cannes on 10 February.