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 is to seen at the rostrum of the Latvian National Symphony in Riga on 6 March with an American programme: Leonard Bernstein Overture Candide and
Serenade after Plato’s Symposium, Charles Ives Orchestral Set No. 1: Three Places in New England und Aaron Copland El Salón México.Read more
Paul Hillier gives his debut with the Houston Chamber Choir on 21 February with the programme“ A Sea Change – Music of the Baltic Nations” featuring works by Arvo Pärt, Galina Grigorjeva, Veljo Tormis and Peteris Vasks.
The Danish vocal ensemble Theatre of Voices returns to the Carnegie Hall New York on 21 February performing Karlheinz Stockhausen’s Stimmung at the Zankel Hall.
The Trio Chausson performs Ernest Chausson’s Triple Concerto D major op. 21 (transcription by Mathieu Lamboley) on 13 February with the Orchestre de l’Opera de Rouen under Antony Hermus in Rouen.
The Eggner Trio returns to the Wigmore Hall London on 8 February with three piano trios by Mozart (K. 502, K.564, K.564) and Johann Nepomuk Hummel’s trio in G op. 65.
Anna-Maria Helsing conducts the new production of Leonard Bernstein’s Candide at the Vaasa Opera in Finland on 9 January. Further performances take place on 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30 and 31 January, 6 and 7 February.