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.
Kaspars Putnins and the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir are to perform A cappella concerts in Brussels on 28 January, London on 30 January, Dublin on 31 January, Amsterdam on 5/6 February featuring pieces by Ülo Krigul, Arvo Pärt, Veljo Tormis, Cyrillus Kreek, Galina Grigorjeva, Liisa Hirsch, Jonathan Harvey among others.
The Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir and Risto Joost are performing two concerts in Groningen on 25 January and Brussels on 27 January with an Arvo Pärt portrait featuring
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Tonu Kaljuste conducts two concerts with the Brussels Philharmonic and Flemish Radio Choir in Brussels on 26 January and in Antwerp on 27 January within the festivities on the 100th anniversary of Estonia with works by Peteris Vasks, Magnus Lindberg and Arvo Pärt.Klara Radio broadcasts the concert on 27 January live at 20:00-22:00: klara.be/klaraindesingel
Grete Pedersen conducts the orchestra and choir of the Slovenian Philharmonic and soloists in Ljubljana on 21 January. The programme features Haydn's Nelson Mass, Mahler's Blumine, Mahler/Gottwald/Pedersen's Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen and Norwegian Folksongs.
On 12 January Anna-Maria Helsing is at the rostrum of the Jena Philharmonic to conduct works by Brahms, Erik Esenvalds and Einojuhani Rautavaara
On 11 January the Arcis Saxophone Quartet plays the programme "American Dreams" in Schwäbisch Hall with works by Steve Reich, Antonin Dvorak, Leonard Bernstein, Samuel Barber and George Gershwin.