Brücken 2013 – Festival for New Music in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Verein für Neue Musik Mecklenburg-Vorpommern e.V., Rostock, Germany
The Ernst von Siemens Music Foundation is supporting the Brücken Festival in 2013, now in its ninth year. The composer Jörg Widmann is Composer-in-Residence in 2013. Widmann’s work will form the focus of the festival week, featuring in several portrait concerts with the ensemble recherche, the Minguet Quartet and the pianist Siegfried Mauser among others, as well as with lecturers and students from Rostock’ music and theater academy HMT Rostock. Furthermore, Jörg Widmann will be holding an international master class for students from universities in the Association of Baltic Academies of Music (ABAM). The works of the young composers will be performed in their own studio concerts by Ensemble Neophon. In addition, works by composers from the region will also be performed.
November 24 – 28, 2013
HMT Rostock, Germany