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Morton Feldman Forthcoming Performances

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14 September 2018 * New York City (USA)

Curated by Marilyn Nonken

At 8pm:
Triadic Memories

Marilyn Nonken, piano
New York City (USA), Provincetown Playhouse, Greenwich Village (133 Macdougal Street)
Source: Personal communication

15 September 2018 * New York City (USA)

Curated by Marilyn Nonken

At 3pm:
Some of Feldman's Smaller Pieces:
Four Songs to e e cummings
The Viola in My Life 3
Palais de Mari
early works for cello and piano

Charlotte Mundy, voice * Wendy Richman, viola * Meghan Burke, cello * Stephen Marotto, cello * Tristan McKay, piano * Anthony de Mare, piano * Joseph Kubera, piano * Marilyn Nonken, piano

At 5pm:
Three Short Films Focusing on Feldman's Music:
who'd have thought
(Zahra Partovi, 2018) World Premiere
Feldman Sings (Zahra Partovi & Chris Villars, 2017)
Softly - A GIANT STEP (Zahra Partovi, 2017)
Discussion with filmmaker Zahra Partovi

At 8pm:
Patterns in a Chromatic Field

Stephen Marotto, cello * Marilyn Nonken, piano
New York City (USA), all events at Provincetown Playhouse, Greenwich Village (133 Macdougal Street)
Source: Personal communication

15 September 2018 * Berlin (Germany)

Rothko Chapel
Schola des Rundfunkchors Berlin * Karen Rettinghaus, soprano * Roksolana Chraniuk, alto * Irmela Roelcke, Celesta * Michael Weilacher, percussion * Benjamin Goodson cond.
Berlin (Germany), St Matthew Church
Source: Concert website

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)

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

2 October 2018 * New York City (USA)

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
(2017) Zahra Partovi
Q & A with Zahra Partovi

New York City (USA), Sarah Lawrence College, Reisinger Concert Hall, 1:30 - 3:00pm
Source: Personal communication

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

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

6 November 2018 * Berlin (Germany)

Structures for String Quartet
JACK Quartet
Berlin (Germany), Berliner Philharmonie
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

11 December 2018 * Basel (Switzerland)

Durations 3
The Viola in MY Life 3
Spring of Chosroes
[plus works by Lars Werdenberg]
Performers tba
Basel (Switzerland), Gare du Nord
Source: Personal communication

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)

Anu Komsi, soprano * Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra * Dima Slobodeniouk cond.
Helsinki (Finland), Musiikkitalo
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)

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 * Steffen Schleiermacher, piano/cond.
Leipzig (Germany), Gewandhaus
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)

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