Philippe Boesmans — Pinocchio

During a stormy night, lightning strikes an old, solitary tree in a garden. The honest man dwelling there without a wife or children cuts a piece of wood off the tree and decides to whittle a puppet. more

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Bernhard Lang/ Jonathan Meese — ParZeFool/ MONDPARSIFAL

Today, 135 years after its world premiere at the Bayreuth Festival, Parsifal is one thing above all: an enormous, gargantuan mass of text.  more

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Always the Same and Always Different On the Music of Roman Haubenstock-Ramati

The most beautiful mysteries are those that allow for a variety of answers – this was the tenet of Roman Haubenstock-Ramati, an artist who pursued a tireless quest for the new. more

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Hans Zender — Music Between Logos and Pathos

In the tradition of Chinese language and writing, the character for “music” has a second meaning, which is “joy”. more

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Eva Reiter – Noch sind wir ein Wort… [Still We Are A Word…]

Today, I engage with subtle, social processes. The fascination with the nature and motivation of our own actions as well as with the multi-layered concept of social interaction has played a significant part in my compositional work for quite some time now. more

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Bernhard Gander — Cold Cadaver With Thirteen Scary Scars

The sheet of music is empty, cold and lifeless. With my pen I’m inscribing the paper with characters, imprints, which look like wounds and scars. more

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Michael Wertmüller — discorde

To point it out, right at the beginning: Class Struggle simply sounds great! Of course we can’t talk about a class struggle in a Marxist sense in this particular context... more

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Oxana Omelchuk — domkrat polej i pustot

The composer today has lost the romantic state of an inventor long ago: every artistic material is loaded with a content of meaning and the attempts to find a new sound leading to nothing but tautology. more

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Benjamin Scheuer — Nouveaux Agréments (Kopie)

Nouveaux Agréments were created in the context of my residency at the Ernst Krenek Institute in Krems and inspired by my engagement with the oeuvre of the Austro-American composer. more

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