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23 January at 19:00
Szőnyi, Duo for violin and viola
Ligeti, Sonata for solo viola
Bartók, Seven pieces for choir and chamber orchestra (arr. Szervánszky)
Kurtág, Signs, Games and Messages
Dohnányi, Serenade in C major for string trio, Op.10
ZilliacusPerssonRaitinen
Antoine Tamestit, Viola
23 January at 19:30

National Sawdust, New York City

Contact! at National Sawdust
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Lang, sweet air
Druckman, Other Voices
Carter, Quintet for piano and strings
Di Castri, La forma dello spazio
Mackey, Indigenous Instruments
Musicians from the New York Philharmonic

Tsuen Wan Town Hall: Auditorium, Hong Kong

Beethoven, Brahms and Brett
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Dean, Sketches for Siegbert, for solo viola
Mendelssohn, Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, Op.49
Beethoven, String Quartet no. 11 in F minor, "Serioso", Op.95
Brahms, Hungarian Dance no. 1 in G minor
Brahms, Hungarian dance no. 3 in F major
Brahms, Hungarian Dance no. 6 in D major
Brahms, Hungarian Dance no. 5 in F sharp minor
Brett Dean, Viola
Cecile Licad, Piano
Cho-Liang Lin, Violin
Nicholas Canellakis, Cello
Borromeo String Quartet
Haochen Zhang, Piano
23 January at 20:00

Maison de la radio:Auditorium, Paris

Grand récital d'orgue / Iveta Apkalna
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Works by Kalējs
Works by Ešenvalds
Works by Kalniņš
Works by Tüür
Works by Vasks
Works by Pärt
Works by Prokofiev
Works by Shostakovich
Iveta Apkalna, Organ
Jan 23, 27, 30

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London

Written on Skin
Benjamin, Written on Skin
Royal Opera
George Benjamin, Conductor
Katie Mitchell, Director
Vicki Mortimer, Set Designer
Barbara Hannigan, Agnès
Georgia Jarman, Agnès
Christopher Purves, The Protector
James Cleverton, The Protector
Iestyn Davies, Boy / Angel 1
Victoria Simmonds, Marie / Angel 2
Mark Padmore, John / Angel 3
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden
23 January at 19:00

Westchester Community College, Valhalla

The Third Westchester Youth Symphony Distinguished Alumni Award Concert
Washburn, Excursion ((1972))
The Westchester Youth Symphony
Vincent Lionti, Conductor
Derek Bermel, Clarinet
23 January at 19:30

Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

Manchester Chamber Concerts Society
Büsser, Appassionata for viola and piano
Hue, Theme Varie
Brahms, Viola Sonata in F minor, Op.120 no.1
Turnage, Powerplay
Bowen, Viola Sonata no. 2 in F major, Op.22 no.2
Lawrence Power, Viola
Simon Crawford-Phillips, Piano
23 January at 20:00

Gare du Nord, Bahnhof für Neue Musik, Basel

«Dialog» – Dimitrios Polisoidis, Viola
Works by Lang, Bernhard
Works by Lang
Works by Kajkut
Works by Aperghis
Dimitrios Polisoidis, Viola
Geneviève Strosser, Viola
Jan 24, 26, 28

Wortham Theater Center: Houston Grand Opera, Houston

Nixon in China
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Adams, Nixon in China
Robert Spano, Conductor
James Robinson, Director
Allen Moyer, Set Designer
James Schuette, Costume Designer
Scott Hendricks, Richard Nixon
Andriana Chuchman, Pat Nixon
Chen-Ye Yuan, Chou En-lai
Chad Shelton, Mao Tse-tung
Tracy Dahl, Chiang Ch'ing
Patrick Carfizzi, Henry Kissinger
Houston Grand Opera Chorus
Houston Grand Opera Orchestra
24 January at 19:30
Pacifica Quartet & Jörg Widmann, clarinet
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Haydn, String Quartet no. 60 in G major, Op.76 no.1, Hob III:75
Widmann, String Quartet no. 3 "Jagdquartett"
Brahms, Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op.115
Pacifica Quartet
Jörg Widmann, Clarinet
Jan 24, 26, Feb 08, 10

Salzburger Landestheater, Salzburg

Orfeo²
Gluck, Orfeo ed Euridice
Aucoin, Orphic Moment
Salzburger Landestheater
Matthew Aucoin, Conductor
Douglas Fitch, Director, Set Designer
Zack Winokur, Choreography
Pix Talarico, Video Artist
Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Jan 24, 26, 28

Theatre Royal, Glasgow

The Trial
Glass, The Trial
Scottish Opera
Derek Clark, Conductor
Michael McCarthy, Director
Nicholas Lester, Baritone
Paul Carey Jones, Baritone
24 January at 19:30

Lincoln Center: Alice Tully Hall, New York City

Clarinet Trios
Beethoven, Beethoven: Trio Clarinet, Bassoon and Piano Op.11 (Clarinet, Cello, and Piano)
Hallman, Other (New York premiere )
Brahms, Clarinet Trio in A minor, Op.114
Inon Barnatan, Piano
Alisa Weilerstein, Cello
Anthony McGill, Clarinet
24 January at 19:30

Town Hall, Skipton

Piano recital Anna Tsybuleva
Bach C.P.E., Fantasia in F sharp minor, Wq 67
Schumann, Etudes symphoniques, Op.13
Medtner, Piano Sonata no. 5 in G minor, Op.22
Kurtág, 5 pieces from Book VI
Debussy, Other (selection)
Debussy, L'Isle joyeuse, Op.26
Anna Tsybuleva, Piano
Jan 25

Gothenburg Concert Hall, Gothenburg

Truls Mørk with the orchestra in his hand
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Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Tchaikovsky, String Sextet "Souvenir de Florence" in D minor, Op.70 (arr for string orchestra)
Boccherini, La Musica Notturna delle Strade di Madrid in C major, Op.30 no.6, G 324
Sollima, Violincelles, Vibrez!
Piazzolla, Libertango
Villa-Lobos, Bachianas Brasileiras: no. 1 for 8 cellos
Casals, El cant dels Ocells (Song of the Birds)
Truls Mørk, Conductor, Cello
Jan 25, 27, 29, Feb 02, 05, 08, May 25, 27

Hungarian State Opera, Budapest

Love and Other Demons
Hungarian première
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Eötvös, Love and Other Demons (Budapest version, Hungarian première)
Péter Eötvös, Conductor
Silviu Purcarete, Director
Helmut Stürmer, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Tetiana Zhuravel, Sierva María
Gergely Boncsér, Abrenuncio
István Kovácsházi, Don Ygnacio
Zsolt Haja, Father Delaura
Bernadett Fodor, Dominga
Andrea Meláth, Josefa Miranda
Éva Balatoni, Martina Laborde, an insane woman
Krisztián Cser, Don Toribio
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
25 January at 19:30

Royal Festival Hall, London

London Philharmonic Orchestra: 20th-Century Discoveries
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Kancheli, Mourned by the Wind, liturgy for solo viola and orchestra
Martinů, Memorial to Lidice, H 296
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 9 in E minor
Vladimir Jurowski, Conductor
Kim Kashkashian, Viola
25 January at 19:30

Auditorio Nacional de Musica: Sala de Cámara, Madrid

Orquesta y Coro de la Comunidad de Madrid
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Santos, Cuatro canciones
Lopes-Graça, Três líricas castelhanas de Camões
Harris, La guitarra
Mompou, Cantar del alma (St John of the Cross)
Harris, Two Lorca songs
Marques, Tiago , Meditación (Spanish Première)
Luaces, Camino (World Première)
Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Romancero gitano, Op.152
Falcón Sanabria, Juan José, Psalmus laudis
Coro de la Comunidad de Madrid
Pedro Teixeira, Conductor
25 January at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Anne-Sophie Mutter in Recital
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Currier, Clockwork
Mozart, Violin Sonata in A major, K526
Respighi, Violin Sonata in B minor
Saint-Saëns, Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso for violin and orchestra, Op.28
Anne-Sophie Mutter, Violin
Lambert Orkis, Piano

Sha Tin Town Hall: Auditorium, Hong Kong

Festival Finale
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Dean, Huntington Eulogy, for cello and piano
Schumann, Piano Quartet in E flat Major, Op.47
Chausson, Concerto in D major for violin, piano and string quartet, Op.21
Nicholas Canellakis, Cello
Evelyn Chang, Piano
Kristin Lee, Violin
Brian Chen, Viola
Haochen Zhang, Piano
Cho-Liang Lin, Violin
Cecile Licad, Piano
Borromeo String Quartet
25 January at 21:00
Nederlands Kamerkoor: Philip Glass and Arvo Pärt
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Pärt, Solfeggio
Glass, Three Songs
Jennefelt, Villarosa sarialdi , no. 3
Pärt, De Profundis
Lang, where you go
Jennefelt, Vinamintra elitavi , no. 7
Glass, Another Look at Harmony - Part IV (Excerpts)
Nederlands Kamerkoor
Peter Dijkstra, Choirmaster / chorus director
Matthias Havinga, Organ
Jan 25, 26

Philharmonie 1: Grande salle Pierre Boulez, Paris

Beethoven, Widmann
Beethoven, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.61
Beethoven, Leonore Overture no. 3, Op.72b
Widmann, Babylon-Suite
Daniel Harding, Conductor
Renaud Capuçon, Violin
25 January at 12:30

Konzerthaus: Schubert-Saal, Vienna

Musik und Dichtung: Michael Dangl & Alexei Grynyuk
Mozart, Fantasie in d-Moll, KV385g
Chopin, Barcarolle in F sharp major, Op.60
Liszt, Nuages gris (Grey Clouds), S 199
Rachmaninov, Barcarolle in G minor, Op.10 no.3
Scriabin, Piano Sonata no. 2 "Sonata Fantasy" in G sharp minor, Op.19
Pärt, Für Alina
Michael Dangl, Reader
Alexei Grynyuk, Piano

Teatru Manoel, Valletta

Inspired by Baroque
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Bach, Suite from the orchestral works, arranged by Gustav Mahler
Pärt, Collage über B-A-C-H
Respighi, Antiche danze ed arie, Suite no. 3, P. 172
Pace, Concertino for Guitar, Harpsichord and Orchestra (World première)
Piazzolla, 4 Estaciones portenas (The 4 Seasons of Buenos Aires) (arr. Leonid Desyatnikov)
Malta Philharmonic Orchestra
Carmine Lauri, Violin
Michelle Castelletti, Conductor
26 January at 19:30

Harpa Concert Hall, Reykjavik

Dark Music Days
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Sveinsson, Doloroso
Haraldsdóttir, Cycles
Tómasson, Echo Chamber, viola concerto
Hansson, Arborescence
Adès, Polaris
Þórunn Ósk Marinósdóttir, Viola
Petri Sakari, Conductor
26 January at 20:00

Teatro Jovellanos, Gijón

Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias: Arquitectura en música
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Torres, Concierto para violín y orquesta
Bruckner, Symphony no. 3 in D minor "Wagner Symphony", WAB 103
Ari Rasilainen, Conductor
Jesús Reina, Violin
Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias
26 January at 20:00

Tonhalle: Mendelssohn Saal, Düsseldorf

Sol Gabetta & Hélène Grimaud
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Pärt, Fratres
Schumann, 5 Pieces in Folk Style, (5 stücke im Volkston) Op.102
Debussy, Cello sonata in D minor
Brahms, Cello Sonata in D major (transcription of Violin Sonata no. 1 in G major, Op.78)
Sol Gabetta, Cello
Hélène Grimaud, Piano
26 January at 20:00

Heinrich Lades Hall, Erlangen

Ray Chen spielt Rachmaninow
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Bruch, Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.26
Rachmaninov, Vocalise, Op.34 no.14
Tchaikovsky, Manfred Symphony in B minor, Op.58
Dove, Zugabe (Uraufführung)
Robert Treviño, Conductor
Ray Chen, Violin
Jan 26, 28, Feb 01, 02, 04

Lincoln Center: David H Koch Theater, New York City

NYCB: New Combinations
New works (Pontus Lidberg, Justin Peck)
Fearful Symmetries (Peter Martins)
New York City Ballet
Jan 26, 27 mat, 28

Symphony Hall, Boston

Christoph von Dohnányi conducts Anderson, Schumann and Schubert
Anderson, Incantesimi (US première)
Schumann, Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.54
Schubert, Symphony no. 9 in C major, "The Great", D.944
Jean-Frédéric Neuburger, Piano
Christoph von Dohnányi, Conductor
Jan 26, 27, 28

Philharmonie: Großer Saal, Berlin

Adams' The Gospel according to the other Mary
Adams, The Gospel according to the other Mary
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Kelley O'Connor, Mezzo-soprano
Tamara Mumford, Mezzo-soprano
Daniel Bubeck, Countertenor
Brian Cummings, Countertenor
Nathan Medley, Countertenor
Peter Hoare, Tenor
Rundfunkchor Berlin
Daniel Reuss, Choirmaster / chorus director
26 January at 18:30

Lincoln Center, Rose Building: Daniel and Joanna S. Rose Studio, New York City

New Music
Works by Viñao
Works by Berio
Works by Brown
Reich, Quartet for 2 vibraphones and 2 pianos
Michael Brown, Piano
Gilbert Kalish, Piano
Ayano Kataoka, Percussion
Ian David Rosenbaum, Percussion
26 January at 19:00

Guildhall School of Music & Drama: Milton Court Hall, London

Guildhall String Ensemble
Janáček, Suite for strings
Works by Mansurian
Beethoven, String Quartet no. 14 in C sharp minor, Op.131
Guildhall String Ensemble
26 January at 19:00

Oslo Concert Hall (Konserthus), Oslo

Hegdal, Tchaikovsky and Sibelius
Hegdal, Other (World premiere)
Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.23
Sibelius, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.43
Boris Giltburg, Piano
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Vasily Petrenko, Conductor
26 January at 20:00

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Focus: England
Haydn, Symphony no. 101 in D major "The Clock"
Adès, Violin Concerto "Concentric Paths"
Holst, The Planets, Op.32
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Andrew Manze, Conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Choir
Anthony Marwood, Violin
26 January at 20:00

Rice University, Shepherd School of Music: Stude Concert Hall, Houston

Gershwin & Adams
Gershwin, An American in Paris
Adams, Doctor Atomic Symphony
Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Conductor
Houston Symphony
26 January at 21:00

Lincoln Center, Rose Building: Daniel and Joanna S. Rose Studio, New York City

New Music
Works by Viñao
Works by Berio
Works by Brown
Works by Reich
Michael Brown, Piano
Gilbert Kalish, Piano
Ayano Kataoka, Percussion
Ian David Rosenbaum, Percussion
27 January at 13:00

Regent Hall, London

Lunchtime Concert - Zone One Brass
Bernstein, West Side Story: suite (arr. Eric Crees)
Dobson, Clash
Henze, Ragtimes and Habaneras
Zone One Brass
Richard Ward, Conductor
27 January at 19:30

Royal College of Music: Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall, London

Composer in Residence: David Lang
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Lang, increase (UK Premiere)
Lang, just
Lang, Pierced
Lang, Mountain (UK premiere)
Lang, Simple Song #3
RCM Symphony Orchestra
Tim Lines, Conductor
RCM New Perspectives

National Museum of Archeology, Valletta

Sanz, Marizápalos - Fandángos y Canarios (arr. Fahmi Alqhai)
Hume, Captain Hume's Pavin
Hume, Captaine Humes Galliard
Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe le fils, Les Pleurs
Marais, L'Arabesque - Les voix humaines - La Guitarre
Anonymous, Variations upon El cant dels ocells (arr. Fahmi Alqhai)
Alqhai, Variations on a Joe Satriani Theme
Rameau, Nouvelles suites de pièces de clavecin: Les sauvages
Accademia del Piacere

Benaroya Hall: Nordstrom Recital Hall, Seattle

Janáček, Pohádka (Fairy Tale)
Reich, Different Trains
Shostakovich, Piano Quintet in G minor, Op.57
Saeunn Thorsteinsdottir, Cello
Orion Weiss, Piano
James Ehnes, Violin
Sean Lee, Violin
Richard O'Neill, Viola
Ani Aznavoorian, Cello
Alexander Kerr, Violin
Jennifer Frautschi, Violin
David Harding, Viola
Andrés Díaz, Cello
Max Levinson, Piano
27 January at 19:30

Royal Academy of Music: Duke's Hall, London

Colin Currie
Carter, Figment
Nørgard, Fire Over Water from I Ching
Hosokawa, Reminiscence
Mantovani, Moi, jeu...
Pereira, Mallet Quartet
Xenakis, Rebonds B
Reich, Mallet Quartet
Stockhausen, Vibra-Elufa
Wallin, Realismos magicos
Colin Currie, Percussion
Laura Bradford, Percussion
Jacob Brown, Percussion
Matthew Farthing, Percussion
Emmanuel Joste, Percussion
27 January at 19:30

Konzerthalle Bamberg: Joseph Keilberth Saal, Bamberg

Ray Chen spielt Rachmaninow
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Bruch, Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.26
Rachmaninov, Vocalise, Op.34 no.14
Tchaikovsky, Manfred Symphony in B minor, Op.58
Dove, Zugabe (Uraufführung)
Robert Treviño, Conductor
Ray Chen, Violin
27 January at 19:30

Warwick Arts Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry

An Evening of Chamber Music with Nicola Benedetti
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Ravel, Piano Trio in A minor
Turnage, Duetti d'Amore, for violin and cello
Sierra, Butterflies Remember a Mountain
Brahms, Piano Trio no. 1 in B major, Op.8
Nicola Benedetti, Violin
Leonard Elschenbroich, Cello
Alexei Grynyuk, Piano
27 January at 20:00

Stadthalle, Braunschweig

Sol Gabetta & Hélène Grimaud
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Pärt, Fratres
Schumann, 5 Pieces in Folk Style, (5 stücke im Volkston) Op.102
Debussy, Cello sonata in D minor
Brahms, Cello Sonata in D major (transcription of Violin Sonata no. 1 in G major, Op.78)
Sol Gabetta, Cello
Hélène Grimaud, Piano
27 January at 20:00

Auditorio Príncipe Felipe, Oviedo

Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias: Arquitectura en música
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Torres, Concierto para violín y orquesta
Bruckner, Symphony no. 3 in D minor "Wagner Symphony", WAB 103
Ari Rasilainen, Conductor
Jesús Reina, Violin
Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias
Jan 27, 28, 29

Lyric Theatre, Belfast

Powder Her Face
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Adès, Powder Her Face (Irish première)
Northern Ireland Opera
Nicholas Chalmers, Conductor
Antony McDonald, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Giselle Allen, Duchess
Daire Halpin, Maid
Adrian Dwyer, Electrician
Stephen Richardson, Hotel Manager
Jan 27, 28, 29 mat

Jones Hall, Houston

Gershwin & Rachmaninov
Gershwin, An American in Paris
Adams, Doctor Atomic Symphony
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, Op.30
Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Conductor
Denis Kozhukhin, Piano
Houston Symphony
Jan 27, 28, 29

Barbican Theatre, London

Les Enfants Terribles
Les Enfants Terribles (Javier de Frutos)
Dancers of the Royal Ballet
Zenaida Yanowsky, Dancer
Edward Watson, Dancer
Clemmie Sveaas, Dancer
Jennifer Davis, Soprano
Emily Edmonds, Mezzo-soprano
Paul Curievici, Tenor
Gyula Nagy, Baritone
Jan 27, Feb 05, 11 mat, eve, Mar 27, 29

Salzburger Landestheater, Salzburg

Monty Python's Spamalot
Neue Produktion
Idle, Monthy Python's Spamalot
Salzburger Landestheater
Peter Ewaldt, Conductor
Andreas Gergen, Director
Court Watson, Set Designer
Conny Lüders, Costume Designer
Stefan Müller, Choirmaster / chorus director
Carola Schiefke, Dramaturgy
Kim Duddy, Choreography
Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra