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.
Florian Helgath conducts the Odense Symphony on 13 and 14 December with Händel's Messiah together with the Philharmonic Choir Odense and soloists.
Florian Helgath presents in Klassik-Pop-et cetera his music favourites in Deutschlandfunk on 9 December from 10:05-11:00.
Anna-Maria Helsing conducts the premiere of Svitlana Azarova's Momo and the time thieves (direction: Elisabeth Linton) at the Royal Danish Opera in Copenhagen. Further performances: 22.10., 29.10., 05.11.,19.11., 26.11., 03.12. and 10.12.2017.
Paul Hillier conducts the Chamber Choir Ireland in Kilkenny and Dublin on 8 and 9 December presenting Hugo Distler's The Christmas Story and works by Gerald Barry, Rhona Clarke, Eric Sweeney, Eoghan Desmond and Frank Corcoran.
Risto Joost presents Brahms' A German Requiem in two concerts on 25 November in Dresden (Frauenkirche) and 26 November in Leipzig (Gewandhaus) with the MDR Leipzig Radio Symphony and Choir and soloists. MDR Kultur broadcasts the concert on 26 November from 19:30-22:00.
Grete Pedersen conducts the Norwegian Soloists Choir at White Light Festival of Lincoln Center New York in two concerts on 10 and 11 November within the project "150 psalms".