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Kloster Eberbach
Koblenz, Germany
Friday, 10 July 2020 - 8:00 PM
Renowned German cellist, Benedict Klöckner, premieres composer Geoffrey Gordon's Nes qu'on porroit, for solo cello, on a program which includes the first three Bach solo cello suites.
Presenter: International Music Festival Koblenz 2020
Gordon: Nes qu'on porroit (for solo cello)
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 4 in E flat major, BWV 1010
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 5 in C minor, BWV 1011
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 6 in D major, BWV 1012
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Schloss Burg Namedy
Koblenz, Germany
Friday, 17 July 2020 - 7:00 PM
Cellist Benedict Klöckner and violinist Yuri Revich will present the world premiere of Geoffrey Gordon's Aphrodite and Eros (fighting off the advances of Pan) during the International Music Festival Koblenz 2020 on a program which will include works by Kodaly, Glière and Händel.
Presenter: International Music Festival Koblenz 2020
Gordon: Aphrodite and Eros (fending off the advanced of Pan)
Artists: Yuri Revich (Violin); Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Kodály: Sonata for Cello solo, Op. 8
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Glière: Auswahl aus den 8 Stücken für Violine und Violoncello, op. 39
Artists: Yuri Revich (Violin); Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Paganini: Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1
Artist: Yuri Revich (Violin)
Hakuju Hall
Tokyo, Japan
Tuesday, 20 October 2020 - 7:00 PM
Trombonist Yu Tamaki Hoso and pianist Ayano Jo give the world premiere performances of composer Geoffrey Gordon's new chamber work, Vermilion, inspired by the Studio with Goldfish painting by Henri Matisse (1912).
Presenter: Hakuju Hall
Gordon: Vermilion (for trombone and piano)
Artists: Yu Tamaki Hoso (Trombone); Ayano Jo (Piano)
Alte Oper: Mozart Saal
Frankfurt, Germany
Friday, 11 December 2020 - 7:00 PM
Renowned German cellist, Benedict Klöckner, premieres composer Geoffrey Gordon's Nes qu'on porroit, for solo cello, on a program which includes the 6 Bach solo cello suites.
Gordon: Nes qu'on porroit (for solo cello)
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 1 in G major, BWV 1007
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1008
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 3 in C major, BWV 1009
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 4 in E flat major, BWV 1010
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 5 in C minor, BWV 1011
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 6 in D major, BWV 1012
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Sibelius Academy
Helsinki, Finland
Friday, 29 January 2021 - 7:00 PM
Horn soloist Tommi Hyytinen (Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra), mezzo soprano Niina Keitel and pianist Marko Hilpo will give the European premiere of composer Geoffrey Gordon's chamber vocal work, Winterleben, at the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki, Finland. Winterleben is a song cycle setting five texts, in German, by Mahler's favorite poet, Friedrich Rückert, for mezzo, horn and piano. This work was originally commissioned by Elizabeth and Justus Schlichting, and first premiered in Zipper Hall,Los Angeles, on 7 August 2015.
Presenter: Sibelius Academy
Gordon: Winterleben
Artists: Niina Keitel (Mezzo Soprano); Tommi Hyytinen (French Horn); Marko Hilpo (Piano)
Koningin Elisabethzaal
Antwerp, Belgium
Friday, 23 April 2021 - 8:00 PM
The Antwerp Symphony Orchestra gives the world premiere performance of Geoffrey Gordon's Mad Song, for English horn and orchestra - part of their 2020-21 concert season. Commissioned by the ASO for their own soloist, Dimitri Mestdag, the concert will also feature guest conductor, Shiyeon Sung and works by Grieg and Bartok. Queen Elizabeth Hall, Antwerp, Belgium.
Presenter: Antwerp Symphony Orchestra
Grieg: Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16
Ensemble: Antwerp Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Shiyeon Sung
Gordon: Mad Song
Artist: Dimitri Mestdag (English Horn)
Ensemble: Antwerp Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Shiyeon Sung
Bartók: Miraculous Mandarin, Op. 19/Sz 73
Ensemble: Antwerp Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Shiyeon Sung
Hakuju Hall
Tokyo, Japan
Friday, 28 May 2021 - 7:00 PM
Trombonist Yu Tamaki Hoso and pianist Ayano Jo give the world premiere performances of composer Geoffrey Gordon's new chamber work, Vermilion, inspired by the Studio with Goldfish painting by Henri Matisse (1912).
Presenter: Hakuju Hall
Gordon: Vermilion (for trombone and piano)
Artists: Yu Tamaki Hoso (Trombone); Ayano Jo (Piano)
Philharmonie Berlin: Kammermusiksaal
Berlin, Germany
Friday, 25 June 2021 - 7:00 PM
Renowned German cellist, Benedict Klöckner, premieres composer Geoffrey Gordon's Nes qu'on porroit, for solo cello, on a program which includes the 6 Bach solo cello suites.
Gordon: Nes qu'on porroit (for solo cello)
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 1 in G major, BWV 1007
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1008
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 3 in C major, BWV 1009
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 4 in E flat major, BWV 1010
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 5 in C minor, BWV 1011
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
Bach: Suite for Cello solo no 6 in D major, BWV 1012
Artist: Benedict Klöckner (Cello)
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