Klangforum concludes its auditory view to the present with a cross-generational group portrait.
Friedrich Cerha — Kurzzeit
Rebecca Saunders — Scar* Austrian premiere
Ying Wang — Schmutz Austrian premiere
Georges Aperghis — Contretemp
Donatienne Michel-Dansac, Soprano
conductor: Julien Leroy
*Commissioned by Festival Acht Brücken | Musik für Köln with financial support from the Ernst von Siemens Music Foundation, Birmingham Contemporary Music Group & individual contributors to their 'Sound Investment Scheme', Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, Casa da Música Porto & Festival d'Automne à Paris.
The composers on their new works:
Rebecca Saunders — Scar
Ying Wang — Schmutz
Before the concert:
In the Ears of the Others or: how musicians listen to this, 6.30 p.m.