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.
Grete Pedersen leitet die Norwegian Soloists' Choir Academy am 2. Oktober beim Usedomer Musikfestival in Usedom. Zu hören sind Werke von Brahms, Stenhammar, Alfven, Eriksson, Buene, Dyrud, Grieg.
Peter Sadlo and friends present in Homburg/Saar on 28 May the programme "Percussion Pure" with four percussionists featuring works by Famadi Sako, Iannis Xenakis, Mark Glentworth, John Cage, Thierry de Mey, Steve Reich, Minoru Miki and Claudio Estay.
Kaljuste performs the premiere of the music theatre production “Adam’s Passion” (direction: Robert Wilson) with the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Tallinn
Chamber Orchestra, soloists, actors and dancers in Tallinn on 12 May. Further performances take place on 13, 14 and 16 May.Read more
Tõnu Kaljuste conducts the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra and Swedish Radio Choir in an entire Arvo Pärt programme in Stockholm on 9 May with following pieces: Dopo la Vittoria, Salve Regina and Adam’s Lament.
Antony Hermus has been appointed as Principal Guest Conductor of the Noord Nederlands Orkest from season 2015/16. In his first season he will conduct three programmes with Mahler Symphony No. 4, Strauss Vier Letzte Lieder and Philipp Glass Heroes Symphony.
Peter Sadlo will be heard with the Staatsorchester Wiesbaden on 22 April performing Paul Creston’s Concertino for marimba and orchestra at the Kurhaus Wiesbaden.
On the occasion of this year's Musikmesse, Peter Sadlo receives the highly regarded international award Frankfurt Music Prize. The presentation will be held in the
Frankfurter Römer on 17 April 2015. The board of Trustees described Sadlo as a musical all-rounder who, through his creative work and international renown, has become an ambassador of cultural variety.Read more