For the reopening of the famous Tholey monastery in Saarland, Vox Clamantis can be heard on 22 September, 19:00 (CET) featuring music by Arvo Pärt and Cyrillus Kreek. The concert will be sent in livestream (available until 21 October):
The album Trip to America of German Brass has been nominated for the OPUS Klassik 2020 award in the category "classic without limits".
The winners will be elected at Berlin Konzerthaus on 18 October.
Risto Joost returns to the rostrum of the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra on 6, 8 and 9 October to conduct music by Wagner, Mozart, Nico Muhly and Ravel. The concert on 9 October, 18:00 (CET) will be streamed live: https://helsinginkaupunginorkesteri.fi/en/hko-screen
Warner Classics has released a further album of Les Vents Francais, Romantique with music by George Onslow, Louis Spohr and August Klughardt.
Risto Joost gives his debut with the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra on 14 August at Concertgebouw Amsterdam with Dvorak Overture Carnival, Brahms Violin Concerto (soloist: Sergey Khachatryan) and Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherazade.
Theatre of Voices and Paul Hillier perform at the Festival Europäische Kirchenmusik in Schwäbisch Gmünd on 1 August the programme Arvo Pärt A Retrospective: vocal music of five decades.
The Tenso Europe Chamber Choir performs three concerts under Kaspars Putnins on 30 July in Pécs (Europa Cantat Festival), on 31 July in Lochem and on 2 August in Paris
with works by Arvo Pärt, Gustav Mahler, Philip Glass and Jonathan Harvey among others.Read more
The Trio Chausson gives its Danish debut with a concert at the Vendsyssel Festival on 13 July. The programme features Haydn Trio XV:15 No. 27 C major, Schubert Notturno E flat major op. 148, Ravel La Valse and Ernest Chausson Trio No. 3 g minor.
Stefan Parkman and the WDR Radio Choir Cologne present at the Shakespeare Festival Neuss on 23 June the programme „As You Like It – Shakespeare Theatre a
cappella” with works by Nils Lindberg, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Jaakko Mäntyjärvi and others featuring settings of texts by Shakespeare. The narrator will be Gustav Peter Wöhler.Read more