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.
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).
Ole Edvard Antonsen performs with the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic two special concerts in Stockholm on 12 and 13 September featuring Herman Bellstedt's Napoli and La Luna.
Anna-Maria Helsing leads a concert performance of Le Nozze di Figaro with Västeras Sinfonietta, Camerata InCantus choir and soloists in Västeras on 7 September.
Paul Hillier is on the rostrum of the Osnabrück Symphony and ChorWerk Ruhr in two concerts at Niedersächsische Musiktage in Osnabrück and Verden on 2 and 4 September conducting works by Arvo Pärt, Thomas Tallis, J.S. Bach, György Ligeti and Peteris Vasks.
Grete Pedersen directs the Norwegian Soloists Choir within the project „150 Psalms“ together with the Nederlands Kamerkoor, Choir of Trinity Wall Street and
The Tallis Scholars in 4 concerts featuring 35 compositions at the Early Music Festival in Utrecht on 1 and 2 September.Read more
Risto Joost conducts the Janacek Philharmonic Orchestra in Ostrava on 7 September with Arvo Pärt's Lamentate for piano and orchestra and Franz Liszt's Dante
Sinfonie joined by a female choir and a boys' choir.Read more