Monday, July 26, 2021

September Concerts

 Septermber 12, 2021 Bielefeld, Germany Trio Ariel (with Anne-May Krüger, Mezzo-Soprano and Héloīse Dautry, harp) in the Zionskirche series


September 18, 2021 Saariaho opera ONLY THE SOUND REMAINS, Teatro Malibran, Venice, Italy

August concerts: FINLAND

August 19 Helsinki, Amos Rex

August 20, 21 Tampere, G-Lab Live

Visual Concert "Ekstasis" solos with live electronic and video by Kaija Saariaho and Jean-Baptiste Barrière, with Raphaële Kennedy (soprano) and Aliisa Barrière (violin)

Calendar update for 2021

What's been happening in 2021 so far (my web support is on vacation and the Calendar page is a mystery to me!)

The first concerts began in June -- in Tokyo, JAPAN after a two-week quarantine.

June 1: Workshop "Soundscapes of Kaija Saariaho" Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall , Japan


June 6: New Production of opera ONLY THE SOUND REMAINS by Kaija Saariaho 


June 21 - 22: I was honored to be asked again to adjudicate the final recitals of the flute students at Ecole Normal de Musique: Here are most of the candidates waiting to speak with me personally.


June 21 - July 16: Flute Expansions Sonic Immersion  -- an intensive course for flutists to go deeply into the world of contemporary flute-playing and interpretation, together with Shanna Gutierrez (USA) (organizer), Matthias Ziegler (CH), Anne LaBerge (USA/NL), Melody Chua (USA/CH), Carla Rees (GB), Jane Rigler (USA), and Eric Lamb (USA/AUT)


July 1: "Light Still and Moving" and "Sombre" with Kantele (Eija Kankaanranta) in concert in Festival d'Aix, France



July 4 - 14: Rehearsals with harpist Héloïse Dautry on a new piece by Christophe de Coudenhove



And now I have a break before the next concerts in Finland!