Chris Swithinbank — this line comes from the past

World premiere, February 15, 2019, impuls Academy and Festival
We might be tempted to think of music as some kind of universal vibration that we can all soak in, but instead music relies on a community, the people it is for. more

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Timothy McCormack — Sediment

World premiere, February 15, 2019, impuls Academy and Festival
There is something foundational to the idea of sediment: drill into the earth and you will find this layer of striated rock beneath its crust, enveloping the core. more

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Alberto Posadas — Poética del espacio

World premiere, May 1, 2019, Acht Brücken Festival
The poetic image gives space the property of experience in time. more

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Ying Wang — Schmutz

World premiere, May 2, 2019, Acht Brücken Festival
Plastic in the oceans, oil in the plumage, noise in the ear, poison in the food, pestilence in the air, fear in the thoughts. My music speaks of this ordeal. more

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Francisco Domínguez — Kharja

World premiere, May 21, 2019, Fundación BBVA
"Kharja" is going to be the fifth piece of the series, which serves as "muwashshah", but with the freedom of taking a different aesthetic direction, acting at the same time as a closing of the series and as a gateway to new compositional horizons. more

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Aurélio Edler-Copes — Counter-Culture #1

World premiere, May 21, 2019, Fundación BBVA
Since some years I have developed a number of compositional procedures built by analogy to the processes of recording, transformation and mechanic reproduction of sound as well radio-tuning manipulations. more

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Agata Zubel — Bildbeschreibung

World premiere, September 6, 2018, Transart Festival
He and she, trapped in a picture, enclosed in frozen time. more

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Arturo Fuentes — Carlota's Room

World premiere, September 8, 2018, Klangspuren Schwaz
A monodrama about the unhappy Belgian princess Charlotte who was gradually overcome by madness. After the death of her husband she continued to write letters to him for 60 years. more

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Call for a doublebass player

Klangforum Wien is offering the position of a doublebass player. more

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A message straightforwardly. Reviews from Salzburg

At this year’s Salzburg Festival, Klangforum Wien is represented with six concerts as part of the series "Time with Ustwolskaja" and "Time with Furrer". A few press reviews (in German only) more

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