31ST BEETHOVEN DAYS MUSIC FESTIVAL

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Category
Abonentní cyklus A
Date
2022-06-02 19:30 - 22:00
Venue
Grandhotel Ambassador

31ST BEETHOVEN DAYS MUSIC FESTIVAL 

James Sellars

Identity and Difference

Ludwig van Beethoven

Wellington’s Victory (Battle Symphony),  Op.91

Ludwig van Beethoven

Concerto for Violin, Cello, and Piano in C Major, Op. 56

Jakub Sedláček, Concert Master KSO  – Violin

Martin Ondráček, Concert Master KSO – Violoncello

Jan Šimandl – Piano

David Coleman – Conductor

David Robert Coleman was born into a German-English family in London in 1969. He studied piano and conducting at the Royal College of Music London as well as reading music at King’s College Cambridge. Further private studies in composition ensued with George Benjamin in London and later Wolfgang Rihm in Karlsruhe.Coleman’s main base over the last twenty years has been in Germany. Initially he worked as an assistant-conductor at the Southwest German Radio Orchestra Baden-Baden, then with Pierre Boulez in Aix-en-Provence Festival and from 2006-2010 with Kent Nagano at the Bavarian State Opera. He has also assisted Daniel Barenboim at the Berlin State Opera. Coleman received a composition stipend from Hans Zender to work at Schloss Solitude in Stuttgart, he also was a prize-winner at the international composers’ competition of the Opera Frankfurt in 2000.In the last years David Coleman has become a sought after guest-conductor having received invitations to conduct orchestras such as the Frankfurt Radio Orchestra, Southwest German Radio Orchestra, Bremen Philharmonic, Junge Deutsche Philharmonie, Bavarian State Opera, Berlin State Opera, Philharmonia Orchestra, LPO London and Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal. He has conducted the first performances of works by Gerald Barry (‘The Road’), Philippe Manoury (‘Abgrund’), Xenakis (‘Kai’) and the first performance of Boulez’ ‘messages esquisses’ in a version for violas.

 
 

All Dates

  • 2022-06-02 19:30 - 22:00