Risto Joost is at rostrum of Leigo Festival Orchestra at Leigo Festival on 3 August to conduct a programme by Dvorak, Brahms and Bizet.
Anna-Maria Helsing conducts the world premiere of the opera Pictures of Life by Olli Kortekangas at Korsholm Music Festival on 1 August with the Vaasa Orchestra and Seinäjoki City Orchestra, Vaasa Opera Choir and soloists.
Risto Joost conducts the Brno Philharmonic at Spilberk Festival in Brno on 14 August performing music by Berlioz, Offenbach, Dvorak, Smetana among others.
Grete Pedersen and The Norwegian Soloists' Choir present an A capella programme at Koorbiennale in Haarlem on 29 June with music by J.S. Bach, György Kurtag, Eivind Buene, Robert Heppener, Helmut Lachenmann and Arnold Schönberg.
The Arcis Saxophone Quartet is performing at Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern in Ueckermünde on 7 July a programme with music by Ferenc Farkas, Bartok and Gershwin.
Les Vents Francais perform three wind concertos by W.A. Mozart, Franz Danzi und Francois Devienne at Audi Sommerkonzerte in Ingolstadt on 4 July with the Munich Chamber Orchestra.
The Arcis Saxophone Quartet performs the programme American Dreams in Muri on 28 June with music by Steve Reich, Antonin Dvorak, Leonard Bernstein, Samuel Barber and George Gershwin.
Grete Pedersen is nominated for the Nordic Council Music Prize 2019. Since 1990, the prize has been awarded alternately each year to a living composer and to
individual artists or ensembles from Scandinavia. Many well-known Nordic musicians and composers such as Mari Boine, Bjork, Palle Mikkelborg, Kaija Saariaho and Eric Ericsson were awarded the prize.Read more
Edin Karamazov is performing a solo recital at Lübecker Lauten Lust Festival in Lübeck on 14 June featuring music by J.S.Bach/Karamazov and Leo Brouwer.