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Composer: Zimmermann, Bernd Alois (1918-1970)

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Year of birth1918
Year of death1970
Period20th century
April 2018
Evening performance
Matinee performance
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CologneSymphony Concert 10

Wagner, Höller, Zimmermann
Gürzenich Orchestra; François-Xavier Roth; Tabea Zimmermann

CologneLob der Torheit

Stravinsky, Zimmermann, Poulenc
Gürzenich Orchestra; Paul Krämer; Anna Herbst; Patrick Grahl; Sebastian Seitz; Kartäuserkantorei Köln

MadridDie Soldaten

Die Soldaten
Zimmermann: Die Soldaten
Pablo Heras-Casado; Calixto Bieito; Teatro Real; Michael Zlabinger; Rebecca Ringst; Ingo Krücgler; Steven Humes

LondonProm 14: Sibelius, Schubert & Zimmermann

Wagner, Schubert, Zimmermann, Sibelius
BBC Philharmonic; John Storgårds; Elizabeth Watts; Louis Lortie

SalzburgVienna Philharmonic · Andris NelsonsSeries 1

Zimmermann, Mahler
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Andris Nelsons; Håkan Hardenberger; Lucy Crowe; Bernarda Fink; Bavarian Radio Symphony Choir
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Hong, Byers and Loo step in at Disney Concert Hall

Susanna Mälkki © Simon Fowler
When Robert DeMaine fell ill, LA Phil got creative by rotating the soloist duties in Zimmermann’s Cello Concerto. 
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Revelatory and uncompromising at Ultraschall Festival

Heinz Holliger © Daniel Vass
Bernd Alois Zimmermann’s music was the starting point for this year’s Ultraschall Festival, marking what would have been his 100th birthday.
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Blazing recital from Leila Josefowicz at Wigmore Hall

Leila Josefowicz © Chris Lee
Leila Josefowicz ticked all the boxes in this stunning recital: highly imaginative curation; musicality in every note; and a winning ability to communicate to the Wigmore Hall audience.
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Hamburg's dazzling new concert hall is inaugurated

The Elbphilharmonie © Maxim Schulz
Thomas Hengelbrock and the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra open Hamburg's Elbphilharmonie concert-hall with a traversal of music through the ages, from a Renaissance motet to Wolfgang Rihm's latest work.
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Majesty and beauty in BBCNOW Daphnis et Chloé

Tadaaki Otaka © Masahide Sato
Luscious orchestral and choral sounds bring Ravel’s Daphnis et Chloé to shimmering life.
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