Kaspars Putnins conducts the Swedish Radio Choir in Stockholm, Engelbrekt Church on May 5 with music by Ravel/Gottwald, Debussy, Saint-Saens, Wikander, Sven-David Sandström and Daniel-Lesur.
Tonu Kaljuste conducts the NDR Choir in three concerts from 9-11 March in Oldenburg, Itzehoe and Hamburg. They perform A cappella music by Krzysztof Penderecki, Arvo Pärt, Sergei Tanejew, Raymond Murray Schafer and Veljo Tormis.
Florian Helgath conducts the Bavarian Radio Choir in Munich Prinzregententheater on 24 February with music by Domenico Scarlatti, J.S. Bach, Ildebrando Pizzetti and Frank Martin accompanied by an organ, a lute and a violone.
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.Read more
The Arcis Saxophone Quartet presents the programme "American Dreams"(quartet version) in Wetzikon (CH) on 2 March with works by Steve Reich, Antonin Dvorak, George Gershwin, Samuel Barber and Leonard Bernstein.
Florian Helgath, ChorWerk Ruhr and soloists perform Rossini's Petite Messe Solennelle in Antwerp on 9 February and Essen on 11 February.
Theatre of Voices sings Karlheinz Stockhausen's Stimmung in London, Kings Place on 9 February at the 50th anniversary of this revolutionary vocal work.