Agata Zubel — Bildbeschreibung

He and she, trapped in a picture, enclosed in frozen time. more

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Brigitta Muntendorf — More Chaos, please! Contemporary Music and Culture in the Digital Age

The digital revolution is currently showing us to what extent chaotic, non-linear and reciprocal processes are able to evoke creativity, productivity, communality, resonance and vitality. more

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Sylvain Cambreling in Conversation

For 20 years now Sylvain Cambreling has accompanied the Klangforum Wien as its first Guest Conductor. more

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Sven Hartberger — And What Does This Mean for Us?

The question of what kind of impact current developments in contemporary music may have on solo ensembles that were founded in the second half of the 20th century, is here explored in four chapters. more

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Hervé Boutry — Questions pour la musique d’aujourd’hui

Contrairement au cinéma ou au théậtre, la musique est un art extrêmement médiatisé (l’écriture, la nécessité que l’œuvre soit interprétée) qui dialogue moins directement qu’eux avec la réalité quotidienne du public. more

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Klaus Lang — der pythagoräische fächer.

Wherein does music reside? Is it in the head of the composer? Is it in the score, in the concert, in the head of the person who listens? In this sense, "der pythagoräische fächer." and other works that I have written, are more closely linked to the scores of the 16th and 17th century. more

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Andrew Burke — Re-inventing Tradition

We have had discussions about how our age and tradition equates to such an innovative start, and what today would be as new, different and risky. more

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Bas Wiegers — Principal Guest Conductor from September 1, 2018

Bas Wiegers takes over the position of the principal guest conductor of Klangforum Wien from Sylvain Cambreling, starting with the concert season 2018/2019. more

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Art, Politics, Music and Economic Life. Participation, Intervention, Transgression of Competence, Obligation. Notes on Klangforum Wien’s Political Engagement.

Instead of confining themselves to the mere interpretation of musical scores, the musicians of Klangforum Wien have time and again transformed the concert stage into a political forum. more

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Bas Wiegers — Some thoughts about diversity and character

Whether the discourse is about race, gender, income level, sexual orientation, food, or art: the world of today has clearly embraced the idea of diversity. But what does it mean for us, contemporary musicians? more

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