22.11.2015

cresc... Images of Sound: 26 – 29 November 2015

›Images of Sound‹ is the motto of the third festival ›cresc... Biennale für Moderne Musik Frankfurt Rhein Main‹, which takes place from 26 to 29 November 2015 and focuses the fascinating interplay of music and film. Highlights include the opening concert by Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra at Alte Oper Frankfurt, featuring Stanley Kubrick’s masterwork ›2001: A Space Odyssey‹, and the final concert by Ensemble Modern at Frankfurt LAB with world premieres of audio-visual works by Simon Steen-Andersen and Michael Beil. These will be flanked by four world premieres of inter-medial music film works by young composers and filmmakers under the title ›Quadruplets‹.

 

A second focus of the festival is set on the music of Helmut Lachenmann on the occasion of his 80th birthday. Key works for large orchestra are on the program as well as the world premiere of a new version of ›Air‹.

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Programmbroschüre (PDF)

22.11.2015

cresc... Images of Sound: 26 – 29 November 2015

›Images of Sound‹ is the motto of the third festival ›cresc... Biennale für Moderne Musik Frankfurt Rhein Main‹, which takes place from 26 to 29 November 2015 and focuses the fascinating interplay of music and film. Highlights include the opening concert by Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra at Alte Oper Frankfurt, featuring Stanley Kubrick’s masterwork ›2001: A Space Odyssey‹, and the final concert by Ensemble Modern at Frankfurt LAB with world premieres of audio-visual works by Simon Steen-Andersen and Michael Beil. These will be flanked by four world premieres of inter-medial music film works by young composers and filmmakers under the title ›Quadruplets‹.

 

A second focus of the festival is set on the music of Helmut Lachenmann on the occasion of his 80th birthday. Key works for large orchestra are on the program as well as the world premiere of a new version of ›Air‹.

more