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Mon 18 Jun at 19:30
Aldeburgh Festival

Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh

Knussen and Festival Ensemble
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Feldman, Mary Anne's Theme
Debussy, 3 Chansons de Bilitis (arr. Boulez)
Birtwistle, Three Songs from The Holy Forest (UK premiere of complete work)
Nicolaou, Frames for piano duet (UK premiere)
Bartók, Dukas, Goosens, Malipiero and Stravinsky, Le Tombeau de Debussy
Birtwistle, Keyboard Engine (World premiere)
Aldeburgh Festival Ensemble
Oliver Knussen, Conductor
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Piano
Tamara Stefanovich, Piano
Claire Booth, Soprano
Fri 22 Jun at 11:00
Aldeburgh Festival

Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh

Britten-Pears Young Artists Alumni II
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Birtwistle, Carmen arcadiae mechanicae perpetuum
Dallapiccola, Piccola musica notturna
Friel, A Line Alive (world premiere)
Howard, Painkiller (world premiere)
Jones, Betelgeuse Astral Funicular (world premiere)
Abrahamsen, Winternacht
Berio, Berceuse for György Kurtág
Jarventausta, Tumma (world premiere)
Latimer, New work (world premiere)
Poe, Mirror Rim (world premiere)
Slater, Soaring in Stasis (world premiere)
Jonathan Berman, Conductor
Instrumentalists from the Britten-Pears Young Artists Programme
Sun 16 Sep at 19:00

Barbican Hall, London

New Music Britain
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Birtwistle, Fanfare (*)
Holst, Egdon Heath, homage to Hardy, Op.47
Turnage, Dispelling the Fears, for two trumpets and orchestra
Britten, Spring Symphony for soloists, mixed choir, children's choir and orchestra, Op.44
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Philip Cobb, Trumpet
Gábor Tarkövi, Trumpet
Elizabeth Watts, Soprano
Alice Coote, Mezzo-soprano
Allan Clayton, Tenor
London Symphony Chorus
Simon Halsey, Choirmaster / chorus director
Tiffin Choirs
Sat 20 Oct at 19:00
© Clelia Carbonari
On the Hour – London Sinfonietta
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Feldman, Bass Clarinet and Percussion
Reich, Four Organs
Birtwistle, Pulse Sampler
Stockhausen, Zeitmaße
London Sinfonietta
Sound Intermedia, Sound
Rex Lawson, Piano
Sun 28 Oct at 15:00

Chicago Symphony Center, Chicago

Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Tamara Stefanovich
Bartók, Mikrokosmos (Seven Pieces)
Ravel, Sites auriculaires
Birtwistle, Keyboard Engine
Messiaen, Visions de l'amen, for two pianos
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Piano
Tamara Stefanovich, Piano
Wed 31 Oct at 19:30

Konzerthaus: Großer Saal, Vienna

Xenakis, Giesen, Purgina, Birtwistle & Lachenmann
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Xenakis, Metastaseis
Giesen, Keyboard Concerto (Auftragswerk Wien Modern)
Purgina, New Work
Birtwistle, "Panic," dithyramb for alto sax, jazz drummer, wind, brass and percussion
Lachenmann, Marche fatale
Sylvain Cambreling, Conductor
Sebastian Berweck, Synthesizer, Keyboard
Marcus Weiss, Saxophone
Christian Dierstein, Percussion
Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Wed 14 Nov at 20:00
© Giorgia Bertazzi
Harrison’s Clocks – Alasdair Beatson
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Beethoven, Bagatelle in A-flat major, Op. 33, No.7
Birtwistle, Harrison's Clocks V
Ligeti, Musica Ricercata (Nos. 3 & 7)
Kurtág, Perpetuum mobile (objet trouvé)
Messiaen, Vingt regards sur l'enfant-Jésus (Regard du Temps)
Schumann, Kinderszenen, Op.15 (Kind im Einschlummern)
Fauré, Nocturne no. 9 in B minor, Op. 97
Bartók, Out of Doors suite (Szabadban) Sz 81 (Night Music)
Schumann, Gesänge der Frühe, Op.133 (No. 1)
Ravel, Miroirs: La vallée des cloches
Nancarrow, Three Canons for Ursula: Canon A
Alasdair Beatson, Piano
Wed 1 May 2019 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Birtwistle Première
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Birtwistle, New work * (World première)
Adams, Harmonielehre
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor