October proves to be the time of keys this year. A number of my works for, notably piano off course but also the one organ piece, will be performed throughout the month.
News and upcoming performances:
Just finished: "Gesänge des Typhon" (Songs of Typhon) for Ensemble (25 players) and three conductors. Duration: 30 Min. Premiere on November 29th in the Reaktorhalle, Munich.
Very happy to announce that I'm one of the receivers of the "Bayerischer Kunstförderpreis" 2018!
October 27th - Kleiner Konzertsaal am Gasteig, München (D)
"Trialog" performed in a piano recital by Andreas Skouras
as a part of Antennenglühn - Nacht der neuen Musik
November 29th - Reaktorhalle, Munich (D)
premiere of "Gesänge des Typhon" (Songs of Typhon) a commissioned triple ensemble piece for (and from)
Ensemble Zeitsprung, Ensemble Oktopus and Ensemble Blauer Reiter
with support from the city of Munich
the orchestra piece "...wer hat das in den Sternen gesehen?" will be performed three times in March 2019 by the Südwestdeutsche Philharmonie under Ari Rasilainen.
October: Music Grant from the city of Munich received. The statement of the jury can be read in German here.
August 28th: Nexus was reviewed in the Süddeutsche Zeitung.
CD-Release released on July 21st!
The Album "Nexus" was published by M Music Records and is available as a hard copy and as a download on Amazon and and on iTunes. It features the pieces: String Sextet, Nexus and the Sonata for Violin and Piano.
Interpreted by: Brigitte Helbig, Madeleine Przybyl, Àgnes Pusker, Nina Scheidmantel, Samira Spiegel, Sonja Starke, Sarah Wiederhold, Hendrik Blumenroth und Benedikt Schneider
CD Release on the label Blue Griffin (US): The Album "Transhuman" by New Muse Piano Duo featuring amongst others my "Valse Déconstruite" for four handed piano was released this February. You can find it here.
Reportage in Slovenian TV on Marko Hatlak and my Accordion Piece here.
Recently performed pieces:
October 11th - Himmelfahrtskirche München-Sendling (D)
Angela Metzger performed the "Fantasy for Organ" (2010) in a recital organized by aDevantgarde
Oct. 11th: "Nexus" by Brigitte Helbig was broadcast on BR2
Marie-Thérèse Zahnlecker played "Trialog" in the Stadttheater in Ingolstadt on October 9th.
"Schattengrenzen" was performed on October 6th by Samira Spiegel as a part of the Kissinger Klavierolymp.
"Valse déconstruite" for piano four hands was performed by Franziska Glemser und Florian Glemser on September 15th in Gut Oberau.
July 12th - "De Profundis" and the String Sextet was broadcast in SR2 (D).
June 13th - Manchester (UK)
"Vertigo" for Viola and Accordion
Kinetic Manchester concert series
June 5th - Karl-Amadeus-Hartmann-Gesellschaft, Munich (D)
"Sparkling Shiverings" - New piece for flute and piano
Flute: Serena Aimo, Piano: Henri Bonamy
May 12th - Mi Barrio, Vienna (A) - 19h00
"Shivering sparks" - new piece for flute and piano
Flute: Iva Kovac, Piano: Brigitte Helbig
March 14th: Augustinum, Bonn
"Rhythmusstörung" (Text: Jakob Leiner)
premiered by Kathrin Isabelle Klein (Pno.) and Manuel Adt (Barytone)
February 28th: MKO (Munich Chamber Orchestra) performed the String Sextet in the Version for String Orchestra und Gregor A. Mayrhofer
January 20th: Vertigo was performed by Duo 2KW in Schwere Reiter, Munich
January 17th: The String Sextet was broadcast on the show "Concerto Bavarese" on Bavarian Radio.
December 11th - Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor 8 p.m. (US)
New Muse piano Duo performed "Valse Déconstruite"
November 22nd, Seidlvilla in Munich, 20h00 - Portraitkonzert featuring the pieces "Nexus", "Trio" and the premiere of "Nebelgesänge".