Anna-Maria Helsing conducts the revival of La Traviata (direction: Oriol Tomas) at the Icelandic Opera in four performances: 06./07.11. Reykjavik, 13./14.11. Akureyri.
Kaspars Putnins conducts the NDR Vokalensemble in two concerts in Hannover on 13 November and Hamburg on 14 November. The programme features music by Brahms, Schumann, Toshio Hosokawa and Jonathan Harvey.
Theatre of Voices is nominated for the Nordic Council Music Prize as ensemble from Denmark. The winner is to be announced on 2 November.
Grete Pedersen and The Norwegian Soloists' Choir guest at chor.com Hannover on 25 September in two concerts performing music by Orjan Matre, Eivind Buene, Knut Nystedt and Norwegian folksongs. Here the link of radio broadcast on 2 October, 19:05 (CET) https://www.deutschlandfunkkultur.de/programmvorschau.282.de.html?cal:month=10&drbm:date=02.10.2021
Kaspars Putnins and the Swedish Radio Choir perform at Baltic Sea Festival in Stockholm on 16 September, 19:00 (CET) the programme Baltic Seasons with music by Kaija Saariaho, Britta Byström, Jan Sandström (The Great Enigma premiere), Peteris Vasks and Ralph Vaughan Williams in livestream/video: https://www.berwaldhallen.se/play/the-baltic-seasons-nystart-for-gransoverskridande-samarbete/ (available until 15 October)
Risto Joost conducts at the season opening of the Vanemuine Symphony Wagner's Ouverture Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Mahler: Rückert-Lieder and Symphony No. 2 in three concerts in Tartu on 3 September, Johvi on 4 September and Tallinn on 5 September.
The Christian Benning Percussion Group performs two concerts at Festival Junger Künstler Bayreuth in Bayreuth on 16 August and in Kloster Speinshart on 17 August featuring music by Beethoven, Ravel, Zivkovic, de Mey, Cage, Marino, Engel and Corea.
BR Klassik broadcasts the recent concert of Les Vents Francais in Neumarkt on 21 July, 18:05-19:30 with music by Mozart, Klughardt and Poulenc:
For the two albums Mozart: Requiem with Chorwerk Ruhr, Concerto Köln and soloists for Coviello Records as well as Praetorius & Italy with RIAS Kammerchor and Capella de la Torre for deutsche harmonia mundi Florian Helgath has been nominated for OPUS KLASSIK in the category choir music. The award presentation will take place at Konzerthaus Berlin on 10 October.