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.
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 Wiilliams in livestream/video: https://www.berwaldhallen.se/play/the-baltic-seasons-nystart-for-gransoverskridande-samarbete/ (available until 15 October)
Theatre of Voices is nominated for the Nordic Council Music Prize as ensemble from Denmark. The winner is to be announced on 2 November.
The Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir and Tonu Kaljuste perform in Zürich Tonhalle on 25 September works by Arvo Pärt and Maurice Duruflé: Requiem for choir and organ.
Risto Joost conducts the Janacek Philharmonic Orchestra in three concerts in Pärnu on 17 September, Tallinn on 18 September and Rezekne (Latvia) on 19 September. The programme includes music by Smetana, Bartók and Dvořák.
Dorothee Oberlinger & Edin Karamazov perform their celebrated programme Bach a due at Festival Alte Musik in Knechtsteden on 19 September.
German Brass presents in Marnach Cube 521, Luxembourg on 24 September the programme Around the World featuring music by J.S. Bach, John Baston, Bernstein, Verdi, Johann Strauss Sohn among others.
Tõnu Kaljuste has been appointed as Artistic Director and Chief Conductor of the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber
Choir as of 1 August. His first project of the tenure are concerts on 7+8 August in Tallinn and Viljandi with music by Veljo Tormis on the occasion of his 91st birthday.Read more
Risto Joost gives his debut with Dortmund Philharmonic on 8 June, 20:00 (CET) with Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream (excerpts) and Sibelius: Violin Concerto
(soloist: Alexander Prushinskiy). (Available until 9 June, 23:59). The Violin Concerto will be streamed live from Konzerthaus Dortmund, Mendelssohn will be available at a later stage. https://www.theaterdo.de/produktionen/detail/9-philharmonisches-konzert-skandinavische-weiten/Read more