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academy
Can Sounds Transform our Lives?

7 Oct 2020

Pierre-Laurent Aimard

Deemed an ‘extraordinary visionary’ by the Washington Post, world renowned pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard is widely acclaimed as a key figure in the music of our time. Over the course of his remarkable life and career, he has collaborated closely with a number of leading composers including György Ligeti, Karlheinz Stockhausen, George Benjamin, Pierre Boulez and Oliver Messiaen. Through his professorship at the Hochschule Köln as well as numerous series of concert lectures and workshops worldwide, Aimard sheds an inspiring light on music of all periods.

To apply for this webinar, please send a very short bio and describe in c.300 words what inspires you to take part.

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chamber orchestra
O/Modernt Orchestra - Düsseldorf, Germany

11 Oct 2020

Italienisch für Angeber: Vivaldi

Artists
O/Modernt Orchestra
Hugo Ticciati, violin and conductor
Priya Mitchell, violin
Christian Ehring, moderation

Programme
Henry Purcell - Improvisations on the Chaconne in G minor
Arvo Pärt - Tabula Rasa
Philip Glass - Company for string orchestra
Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto G minor op. 8/2 RV 315 «L'Estate / Der Sommer»
Beatles arr. Marmen Across the Universe

Venue
Tonhalle - Düsseldorf, Germany

academy
The Art of Resonance – Sound Movement Practice for Musicians

21 Oct 2020

Thomas Lange

A pioneer of Resonance Training – sound body practice that aims to enhance quality of sound, freedom of movement and richness of emotional expression – Thomas Lange has been working with musicians from all over the world for more than 30 years. He has been invited to train the musicians of NDR Radiophilharmonie Hannover and Schleswig-Holstein Festival Orchestra, and in his native Germany and Austria he regularly gives lectures at the leading music universities such as Universität der Künste Berlin, Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hannover and Kunstuniversität Graz.

To apply for this webinar, please send a very short bio and describe in c.300 words what inspires you to take part.

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academy
Unlocking Young Musicians’ Potential

30 Oct 2020

Jan Mühlfeit

Formerly Chairman Europe at Microsoft Corporation, Jan Mühlfeit is a global strategist and coach of high-level executives, Olympic games winners and artists from around the globe. He has created a set of unique seminars – ‘Unlock Human Potential’ and ‘Unlock Your Team’s Potential’ in which he coaches individuals and teams on how to uncover their personal strengths and find the best in the people. He is also an author of a number of bestselling books including The Positive Leader, and his personal mission is ‘helping individuals, organisations and countries around the world to unlock their human potential’. Among his key corporate clients are such business giants as Exxon Mobile, Siemens, Bosch, Société General, Škoda Auto, Skanska or Volvo.

To apply for this webinar, please send a very short bio and describe in c.300 words what inspires you to take part.

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o/modernt soloists
ClassicClash - Mainz, Germany

5 Nov 2020

Artists
Hugo Ticciati, violin
Julian Arp, cello
Sukhvinder Singh Pinky, tabla

6pm - first performance
8pm - second performance

Venue
Villa Musica - Mainz, Germany


commissions
2020 O/Modernt Composition Award - Swedish Premiere

12 Nov 2020

Arists
Emilia Utter, soprano
Amalie Stalheim, cello
Johan Ullén, piano

Programme to include the winners of the 2020 O/Modernt Composition Award
Francisco J. Andreo Gázquez - Celan Pieces
Andrea Sordano - Ein Körnchen Sands

Venue
Goethe Institut - Stockholm, Sweden

hugo
Distant Light - Prato, Italy

12 Nov 2020

Artists
Hugo Ticciati, solo violin and conductor
Solisti della Camerata strumentale «Città di Prato»

Programme
Beethoven: Canzona di ringraziamento dal Quartetto per Archi op. 132
Britten: Variazioni su un tema di Frank Bridge op. 10
Vasks: Distant Light, Concerto per violino e orchestra d’archi

Venue
Teatro Politeama Pratese - Prato, Italy

academy
Singing as Knowing: Why your Voice Matters

20 Nov 2020

Emma Bonnici

Actor, singer and teacher, Emma Bonnici has worked with multi-award winning and internationally renowned performance and dance companies as well as acting schools in her native England and internationally. Key collaborations include Song of the Goat Theatre (Teatr Pieśń Kozła), Clod Ensemble, Fabien Prioville Dance Company, Two Women Machine Show, Mechanimal, Manchester Metropolitan University and Cabuia Teatro. Emma teaches performance, voice and movement and the seeds of her work are sown in the soil of Jerzy Grotowski inspired Polish physical theatre and its approaches towards integrity of performance, polyphonic music and the ancient power and stories of music rooted in people, landscape and ancient traditions.

To apply for this webinar, please send a very short bio and describe in c.300 words what inspires you to take part.

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commissions
2020 O/Modernt Composition Award - U.K. Premiere

22 Nov 2020

Words from Abroad

Programme to include the winners of the 2020 O/Modernt Composition Award
Francisco J. Andreo Gázquez - Celan Pieces
Andrea Sordano - Ein Körnchen Sands

1pm - first performance
4pm - second performance + live stream

Venue
CBSO Centre - Birmingham, U.K.

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