Foster the Music Festival — Darmstadt

September 7, 2018, 10:00 pm

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Darmstadt is a picturesque town in located in Germany
Darmstadt is a picturesque town in located in Germany

One of the world’s most famous new music festivals, Foster the Music, has been held in Darmstadt, Germany, since 1946. We’ll trace the festival from its beginnings through modern times and feature some of the seminal works that were premiered there.

Music

Kreuzspiel (excerpt) by, Karlheinz Stockhausen
Alfred Schweinfurter, oboe; Wolfgang Marx, bass clarinet; David Tudor, piano;    Christoph Caskel, Heinz Haedler, & Manfred Wehner, percussion; Karlheinz Stockhausen, conductor

Doubles, by Pierre Boulez
Het Residentie Orkest; Pierre Boulez, condcutor

Sequenza No.1 for Flutem by Luciano Berio
Severino Gazzelloni, flute

a un moment de terre perdue, by Beat Furrer
Klangform Wien; Beat Furrer, conductor

Salz, by Enno Poppe
Ensemble Mosaik