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Morton Feldman Forthcoming Performances

The list below is not complete. If you know of other performances not listed here, please email details to: chris@cnvill.net. Where no other source is given, the source is the performance database maintained by Universal Edition. Entries on this list are archived to the list of Past Performances. See also the latest Past Performances Summary.

21 September 2018 * Amersfoort (Netherlands)

String Quartet 2
Ragazze Quartet
Amersfoort (Netherlands), Flint Amersfoort
Source: Concert website

23 September 2018 * Karlsruhe (Germany)

The Viola in My Life 3
Projection 3
Two Pieces for Two Pianos
Two Pianos
Work for Two Pianists (1958)
Vertical Thoughts 1
Sonatina for Cello and Piano (1946)
Two Pieces [For Danny Stern] (1948)
Pieces for Cello and Piano (1951)
Durations 2
Trio for Two Pianos and Cello [to the memory of Anton Webern] (1950)
Three Dances (1950)
Piano

Florian Steininger, piano * other players tba
Karlsruhe (Germany), Musentempel
Source: Personal communication

23 September 2018 * Bonn (Germany)

Coptic Light
ORF Radio-Symphonie­Orchester Wien * Michael Boder cond.
Bonn (Germany), World Conference Center Bonn
Source: Concert website

25 September 2018 * Tilburg (Netherlands)

Palais de Mari
Piano

John Snijders, piano
Tilburg (Netherlands), De Link
Source: Concert website

2 October 2018 * New York City (USA)

MUSIC & IMAGE
Chester Biscardi, piano / Zahra Partovi, film

Feldman Sings
(2017) Zahra Partovi & Chris Villars
Extensions 3
(1952) Morton Feldman
Companion Piece (for Morton Feldman)
(1989/1991) Chester Biscardi
Softly - A GIANT STEP
(2017) Zahra Partovi
Q & A with Zahra Partovi

New York City (USA), Sarah Lawrence College, Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium, 1:30 - 3:00pm
Source: Concert website

10 October 2018 * York (UK)

MORTON FELDMAN DAY

At 1pm:
Music for Two Pianists:
Two Pianos
Vertical Thoughts 1
Piano Four Hands
Intermission 6
+ other pieces tba

Catherine Laws, piano * Philip Thomas, piano

At 4pm:
Morton Feldman Art Films:
Introduced by Chris Villars
Jackson Pollock (Hans Namuth & Paul Falkenberg, 1951)
De Kooning (Hans Namuth & Paul Falkenberg, 1964)
Sculpture by Lipton (Nathan Boxer, 1954)
who'd have thought (Zahra Partovi, 2018) UK Premiere
Feldman Sings (Zahra Partovi & Chris Villars, 2017)
Softly - A GIANT STEP (Zahra Partovi, 2017)
Panel discussion with Dr. Catherine Laws (Department of Music), Dr. James Boaden (Department of History of Art) & Chris Villars

At 6.30pm:
Pre-concert talk: with Philip Thomas & Dr. Catherine Laws

At 7.30pm:
Crippled Symmetry

Richard Craig, flute * Damien Hirst, percussion * Philip Thomas, piano/celeste
York (UK), all events at University of York, Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall & Rymer Auditorium
Source: Concert website

13 October 2018 * Bayonne (France)

Palais de Mari
Ronnie Lynn Patterson, piano
Bayonne (France)
Source: Personal communication

18 October 2018 * New York City (USA)

For John Cage
Maya Bennardo, violin * Karl Larson, piano
New York City (USA), Areté Gallery
Source: Concert website

19/20 October 2018 * Biel (Switzerland)

Triadic Memories
Judith Wegmann, piano
Biel (Switzerland), Kunsthaus PASQUART
Source: Concert website

20 October 2018 * London (UK)

Bass Clarinet and Percussion
London Sinfonietta
London (UK), Kings Place
Source: Concert website

28 October 2018 * London (UK)

Morton Feldman Art Films:
Introduced by David Cline & Chris Villars
Jackson Pollock (Hans Namuth & Paul Falkenberg, 1951)
De Kooning (Hans Namuth & Paul Falkenberg, 1964)
Sculpture by Lipton (Nathan Boxer, 1954)
who'd have thought (Zahra Partovi, 2018)
Feldman Sings (Zahra Partovi & Chris Villars, 2017)
Softly - A GIANT STEP (Zahra Partovi, 2017)
London (UK), Curzon Cinema, Goldsmiths University of London
Source: Personal communication

1/2 November 2018 * New York City (USA)

Triadic Memories
[with light, sculpture and dance]
Pedja Muzijevic, piano
New York City (USA), Baryshnikov Arts Center
Source: Concert website

4 November 2018 * Louisville, Kentucky (USA)

Morton Feldman: His Life & Music

Softly - A GIANT STEP
A film by Zahra Partovi
Journey to the End of the Night
Three Clarinets, Cello and Piano
Voice and Instruments 2

UofL faculty and guest artists
Louisville, Kentucky (USA), University of Louisville School of Music, Bird Recital Hall, 7:00 - 8:30pm
Source: Concert website

6 November 2018 * Berlin (Germany)

Structures for String Quartet
JACK Quartet
Berlin (Germany), Berliner Philharmonie
Source: Concert website

15 November 2018 * Buffalo (USA)

De Kooning
Buffalo Chamber Players
Buffalo (USA), Albright-Knox Art Gallery
Source: Concert website

1 December 2018 * New York City (USA)

Three Voices
Quince Ensemble
New York City (USA), Areté Gallery
Source: Concert website

3 December 2018 * Liverpool (UK)

For Bunita Marcus
John Tilbury, piano
Liverpool (UK), The Capstone Theatre, Liverpool Hope University
Source: Concert website

9 December 2018 * Basel (Switzerland)

Piano and String Quartet
Helena Bugallo, piano * Segantini Quartet
Basel (Switzerland), Gare du Nord
Source: Concert website

11 December 2018 * Basel (Switzerland)

Durations 3
The Viola in MY Life 3
Spring of Chosroes
[plus works by Lars Werdenberg]
Jürg Henneberger, piano * Friedemann Treiber, violin
Basel (Switzerland), Gare du Nord
Source: Concert website

15 January 2019 * Berlin (Germany)

Durations 5
Four Instruments (1975)
Crippled Symmetry

Adrian Heger, piano * Ursula Weiler, flute * Boris Bardenhagen, viola * Sennu Laine, cello * other players tba
Berlin (Germany), Staatsoper
Source: Concert website

18 January 2019 * Helsinki (Finland)

Neither
Anu Komsi, soprano * Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra * Dima Slobodeniouk cond.
Helsinki (Finland), Musiikkitalo
Source: Concert website

22 January 2019 * London (UK)

Crippled Symmetry
Richard Craig, flute * Damien Hirst, percussion * Philip Thomas, piano/celeste
London (UK), City University of London
Source: Concert website

29 January 2019 * Zurich (Switzerland)

Instruments 2
Collegium Novum Zurich * Jonathan Stockhammer cond.
Zurich (Switzerland), Tonhalle Maag
Source: Concert website

7 February 2019 * Tapiola (Finland)

For Samuel Beckett
Tapiola Sinfonietta * Baldur Brönnimann cond.
Tapiola (Finland), Espoo Cultural Centre
Source: Concert website

23 February 2019 * Brugge (Belgium)

For Philip Guston
Het Collectief: Toon Fret, flutes * Thomas Dieltjens, piano * Tom De Cock, percussion
Brugge (Belgium), Concertgebouw
Source: Concert website

24 February 2019 * Brugge (Belgium)

Piano
plus other piano pieces tba

Daan Vandewalle, piano * Keiko Shichijo, piano
Brugge (Belgium), Concertgebouw
Source: Concert website

6 March 2019 * Leipzig (Germany)

Two Pieces for Two Pianos
Two Instruments
Spring of Chosroes
The Viola in My Life 3
Two Pianos

Ensemble Avantgarde
Leipzig (Germany), Gewandhaus
Source: Concert website

16 March 2019 * Erlangen (Germany)

Three Pieces for Piano
For Aaron Copland
Spring of Chosroes

Ensemble Avantgarde
Erlangen (Germany), Bürgerpalais Stutterheim Innenhof
Source: Concert website

11 April 2019 * New York City (USA)

The Turfan Fragments
American Composers Orchestra * George Manahan cond.
New York City (USA), Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall
Source: Concert website

23/24/27 April 2019 * Berlin (Germany)

Samuel Beckett, Words and Music
Members of the Orchesterakademie bei der Staatskapelle Berlin
Berlin (Germany), Staatsoper
Source: Concert website

10 May 2019 * Somerville, MA (USA)

Why Patterns?
Sonic Liberation Players
Somerville, MA (USA), Third Life Studio
Source: Concert website

11 May 2019 * Leverkusen (Germany)

Triadic Memories
Pedja Muzijevic, piano
Leverkusen (Germany), Erholungshaus Leverkusen
Source: Concert website

19 May 2019 * New York City (USA)

Orchestra
The Orchestra Now (TON)
New York City (USA), Metropolitan Museum of Art
Source: Concert website

2 June 2019 * Dortmund (Germany)

Madame Press Died Last Week at Ninety
Mahler Chamber Orchestra * Teodor Currentzis cond.
Dortmund (Germany), Konzerthaus
Source: Concert website

12 June 2019 * Berlin (Germany)

Structures for String Quartet
Arditti Quartet
Berlin (Germany), Barenboim-Said Akademie, Pierre Boulez Saal
Source: Concert website

21 February 2020 * Norwich (UK)

Last Pieces
Cédric Tiberghien, piano
Norwich (UK), The Chapel
Source: Concert website