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CONCERTS 2016-2017


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CONCERTS 2016-2017


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JUL - AUG 2016


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JUL - AUG 2016


July 26 & 27, 2016

Toblach & Bolzano, Italy

Mahler Academy Bolzano
DIEGO TOSI, VIOLIN
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, CONDUCTOR

Arnold SCHOENBERG     
Begleitmusik Lichtspielszene

Matthias PINTSCHER        
mar’eh

Arnold SCHOENBERG     
Kammersinfonie No. 1

 

August 12, 2016             

Edinburgh, SCOTLAND
Usher Hall


BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, CONDUCTOR

Pierre BOULEZ
Don (Pli selon Pli, No. 1)  (Yeree Suh)

Alban BERG
Drei Stucke, Op. 6

Claude DEBUSSY
La Mer

Pierre BOULEZ
Memoriale (explosante fixe)

August 14, 2016

Lucerne Festival                 

Ensemble Intercontemporain
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, CONDUCTOR

Olga NEUWIRTH         
Le Encantadas o le avventure nel mare delle meraviglie
pour six groupes instrumentaux spatialisés, sons enregistrés et électronique en temps réel

 

AUGUST 20, 2016

LUCERNE FESTIVAL

ORCHESTRA OF THE LUCERNE FESTIVAL ACADEMY
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER,
CONDUCTOR

György LIGETI
San Francisco Polyphony

Mark ANDRE
hij 1 for Orchestra

Igor STRAVINSKY
L'’Oiseau de Feu (The Firebird). Fairy-tale ballet in two tableaux 

 

August 21, 2016             

London, England
Royal Albert Hall

BBC SCOTTISH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Alisa Weilerstein, Cello
Gerard McBurney, realization
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, CONDUCTOR

Matthias PINTSCHER        
Reflections on Narcissus

Felix MENDELSSOHN-BARTHOLDY
A Midsummer Night's Dream (complete)

 

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SEP - OCT 2016


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September 6, 2016

Hamburg, Germany

LUCERNE FESTIVAL ACADEMY ORCHESTRA
Matthias Pintscher, conductor

György LIGETI
San Francisco Polyphony
Marc ANDRÉE
Work
Igor STRAVINSKY
L'oiseau de fe (complete)

 

September 9, 2016

berlin, Germany
Berlin Festival

Haus der Berliner Festspiele

Ensemble IntercontempoRAIN
Matthias PINSCHER, conductor

Wolfgang RIHM
Serafin
Matthias PINTSCHER
sonic eclipse

 

Sep 16 & 17, 2016

BOCHUM, GERMANY
RUHRTRIENNALE
JAHRHUNDERTHALLE

ENSEMBLE INTERCONTEMPORAIN
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, CONDUCTOR

Pierre BOULEZ
Répons

 

September 24, 2016

PARIS, FRANCE
GRAND SOIR BRYCE DESSNER
PHILHARMONIE

ENSEMBLE INTERCONTEMPORAIN
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, CONDUCTOR

Charles IVES
Three Places in New England
for chamber orchestra

Bryce DESSNER
Raphael
for 4 electronic guitars and orchestra
French premiere

Olga NEUWIRTH
Eleanor
pour chanteuse de blues, batterie et ensemble
French premiere

Bryce DESSNER
Nouvelle œuvre pour ensemble
world premiere, commissioned by the Ensemble intercontemporain and ZaterdagMatinee

Frank ZAPPA
The Perfect Stranger

 

October 13, 14, 15 & 16, 2016

LOS ANGELES, CA
Walt Disney Concert Hall
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Joshua Bell
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor

Matthias PINTSCHER    towards Osiris (West Coast premiere)
Johannes BRAHMS    Violin Concerto
Richard STRAUSS    Don Juan
Richard STRAUSS    Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks

 

October 21-29, 2016

EIC ASIA TOUR

OCT 21: TAIPEI
OCT 23: HONG KONG

ENSEMBLE INTERCONTEMPORAIN
EMMANUELLE OPHÈLE, FLUTE
NN, PIANO
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, CONDUCTOR

Franco DONATONI    
Tema for twelve instruments
Taiwanese / Hong Kong premiere

Matthias PINTSCHER    
Whirling tissue of light for piano
Taiwanese / Hong Kong premiere

Bruno MANTOVANI    
Les Danses interrompues for six instruments
Taiwanese / Hong Kong premiere

György LIGETI        
Concerto de chambre for 13 musicians

Arnold SCHÖNBERG    
Symphonie de chambre n° 1, op. 9
for five soloists

Pierre BOULEZ        
Mémoriale (…explosante-fixe… Originel)
 

OCT 26: SEOUL
OCT 29: TONGYEONG

Ensemble intercontemporain
Hae-Sun Kang
, violIN
Emmanuelle Ophèle, flUTE
NN, piano
Samuel Favre, percussion
Matthias Pintscher, direction

Edgard VARÈSE        
Octandre for eight instruments

Matthias PINTSCHER    
Mar’eh
for violin and orchestra
South Korean premiere

György LIGETI        
Concerto de chambre
pour 13 instrumentalists

Pierre BOULEZ        
Mémoriale (…explosante-fixe… Originel)
for flute and eight instruments
South Korean premiere 

Pierre BOULEZ        
Dérive 1
for six insturments

Unsuk CHIN            
Doppelkonzert
for piano, percussion and orchestra
South Korean premiere


OCT 28: TONGYEONG

ENSEMBLE INTERCONTEMPORAIN
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, DIRECTION

György LIGETI        
Concerto de chambre
pour 13 instrumentalists

 

 

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November 11, 2016

Essen, Germany
Philharmonie

Ensemble intercontemporain
Matthias Pintscher, CONDUCTOR
 

Arnold SCHÖNBERG
Pierrot Lunaire
Manfred TROJAHN
Agata ZUBEL

 

November 15, 2016

Paris, France
Philharmonie

FESTIVAL D'AUTROMNE

ENSEMBLE INTERCONTEMPORAIN
Matthias Pintscher, CONDUCTOR

Roman LAZKANO
Matthias PINTSCHER
Celestial Objects
 

 

November 17, 2016

Hamburg, GeRMany
Kampnagel


ENSEMBLE INTERCONTEMPORAIN
Matthias Pintscher, CONDUCTOR
 

Matthias PINTSCHER
Celestial Objects
Pierre BOULEZ
Sur incise

 

December 1, 2016

Glasgow, Scotland
city Halls

BBC Scottisch symphony orchestra
Matthias Pintscher, CONDUCTOR

Sergei RACHMANINOFF
Isle of the Dead
Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART
Piano Concerto No. 12, K. 414 (Cédric Tiberghien)
Pjotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 5

 

December 15 & 16, 2016

Ottawa, Canada
National Arts Centre


NAC ORchestra
Nick Phan, tenor
Matthias Pintscher, CONDUCTOR

Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART
La Clemenza di Tito
Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART
Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola
IGOR STRAWINSKY
Pulcinella (complete)

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JAN - FEB 2017


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January 5-8, 2017

Dallas, Texas
Meyerson Hall

Dallas Symphony orchestra
KAREN GOMYO,
VIOLIN
Matthias Pintscher, conductor

Claude DEBUSSY
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Iberia, from Images
Matthias PINTSCHER
Mar'eh
Maurice RAVEL
Alborada del gracioso
Paul DUKAS
L'apprenti sorcier

 

January 13 & 14, 2017

Cincinnati, OHIO
Taft theatre

cincinnati symphony ORCHESTRA
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, Conductor
 

Turbulences vocales

Jardins divers

 

January 20, 2017

Paris, France
Philharmonie de Paris

ENsemble Intercontemporain
Yaniv D’Or, coUNTERTENOR
Solistes de l’Ensemble intercontemporain
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, CONDUCTOR 

Matthias PINTSCHER                
nemeton for percussion

Henry PURCELL                       
O Solitude, my sweetest choice, Z 406
for voice and basso continuo

Matthias PINTSCHER                
Whirling tissue of light
for piano
French premiere

Henry PURCELL                    
King Arthur or The British Worthy, Z 628 : Air "Fairest Isle, all isles excelling"        
for voice and orchestra

Matthias PINTSCHER                
Uriel
for violincello and piano

Maurice RAVEL                    
Jeux d'eau
for piano

Henry PURCELL / Benjamin BRITTEN    
Pausanias, the Betrayer of his Country, Z 585 : "Sweeter than Roses"
for voice and piano

Henry PURCELL                       
Ground en ut mineur, Z D221 / Z T681
New Ground, Z 682
pour harpsichord

Henry PURCELL                            
The Fairy Queen, Z 629 : "O let me ever, ever weep"
for voice and orchestra

Matthias PINTSCHER                
The Garden 
Memento, for counter-tenor, percussion and orchestra
French premiere

 

January 21, 2017

PARIS, FRANCE
PHILHARMONIE

TURBULENCES VOCALES

ENSEMBLE INTERCONTEMPORAIN
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, CONDUCTOR

George CRUMB            
Federico’s Little Songs for Children
for soprano, flute and harp

Matthias PINTSCHER        
Monumento V for eight voices and orchestra
French Premiere

Beat FURRER        
lotófagos I for soprano and double bass

Franck BEDROSSIAN        
We met as Sparks for flute, bass, clarinet, double bass, alto and violoncello
French premiere

Vito ŽURAJ                
Ubuquité
for soprano and ensemble
world premiere of the new version, commissioned by the Ensemble intercontemporain

Josquin DESPREZ
Doleur me bat

Joan MAGRANÉ FIGUERA
Fragments d’Ausiàs March
for five voices and orchestra
world premiere of the new version, commissioned by the Ensemble intercontemporain

Josquin DESPREZ
Plusieurs regretz

 

January 28, 2017

PARIS, FRANCE
PHILHARMONIE

ENSEMBLE INTERCONTEMPORAIN,
CONSERVATOIRE DE PARIS

Michelle DeYoung, mezzo-soprano John Relyea, bariton   
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, CONDUCTOR

György LIGETI    
San Francisco Polyphony pour orchestre

György KURTÁG    
Stèle, op. 33 pour orchestre    

Béla BARTÓK    
Le Château de Barbe-Bleue, op. 11

 

February 4, 2017

Pasadena, California
Ambassador Auditorium

Colburn Orchestra
Matthias Pintscher, conductor

Matthias PINTSCHER
Mar’eh

Gustav MAHLER
Symphony 7

 

February 23-25, 2017

Cleveland, ohio
Severance Hall

Cleveland orchestra
CÉdric Thibergian, PIANO
Matthias Pintscher, conductor

Matthias PINTSCHER
Ex Nihilo
Camille SAINT-SAENS
Piano Concerto No. 5 "Egyptian"
Arnold SCHOENBERG 
Chamber Symphony No. 2, Op. 38
Claude DEBUSSY
La Mer

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MAR - APR 2017


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March 2-5, 2017
Germany Tour

Mar 2/3: Bremen -Die glocke
Mar 4: Hamburg - Elbphilharmonie
Mar 5: Köln - Philharmonie

Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
PIERRE-LAURENT AIMARD, PIANO

Matthias pintscher, conductor

Antonin DVORAK
Klavierkonzert
Matthias PINTSCHER
Ex nihilo
Felix MENDELSSOHN-BARTHOLDY
3. Sinfonie

 

Mar 17, 2017

Paris, France
Philharmonie

EIC 40 - 40 YEARS EIC

Ensemble inctercontemoraiN
Matthias PINTSCHER, Conductor

 

Livre 1 (1977-1987)

works and extracts of works by Luciano BERIO, Pierre BOULEZ, Franco DONATONI, Gérard GRISEY, György KURTÁG, György LIGETI and Iannis XENAKIS

Livre 2 (1987-1997)

works and extracts of works by George BENJAMIN, Harrison BIRTWISTLE, Elliott CARTER, Marc-André DALBAVIE, Pascal DUSAPIN, Ivan FEDELE and Wolfgang RIHM

Livre 3 (1997-2007)

works and extracts of works by Jonathan HARVEY, Unsuk CHIN, Philippe HUREL, Philippe MANOURY and Yan MARESZ

Livre 4 (2007-2017)

works and extracts of works by Peter EÖTVÖS, Michael JARRELL, Bruno MANTOVANI, Matthias PINTSCHER and Yann ROBIN

 

March 18, 2017

PARIS, FRANCE
LONG NIGHT

PHILHARMONIE

ENSEMBLE INTERCONTEMPORAIN
Yeree Suh, soprano
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, CONDUCTOR

Arnold SCHÖNBERG    
Symphonie de chambre n° 1, op. 9
for five instrumental soloits

Anton WEBERN
Cinq Pièces, op. 10
for orchestra        

Trois Textes populaires, op. 17
for voice, violin, clarinet and bass clarinet

Concerto, op. 24
for nine instruments

Trois Lieder, op. 18
for soprano, E-flat clarinet and guitar

Cinq Lieder spirituels, op. 15
for soprano and orchestra

Trois Lieder orchestrés, op. posthume
for voice and orchestra

Deux Lieder, op. 8
for voice and orchestra

Pierre BOULEZ        
sur Incises
for three pianos, three harps et trois percussions-keyboards

March 23-25, 2017

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS
SYMPHONY HALL
BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
ALISA WEILERSTEIN, CELLO
FRANZ XAVER ROTH, CONDUCTOR

WORLD PREMIERE:
Matthias PINTSCHER
   
Un despertar for cello and orchestra

 

March 30, 2017

PARIS, FRANCE
PHILHARMONIE

ENSEMBLE INTERCONTEMPORAIn
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, CONDUCTOR

Créations mondiales de 7 œuvres pour ensemble sur les 7 jours de la Création selon la Genèse. 

Chaya CZERNOWIN : premier jour

Marko NIKODIJEVIC : deuxième jour

Franck BEDROSSIAN : troisième jour

Anna THORVALDSDOTTIR : quatrième jour

Joan MAGRANÉ FIGUERA : cinquième jour

Stefano GERVASONI : sixième jour

Mark ANDRE : septième jour          

Commandes de l’Ensemble intercontemporain
 

April 6, 7 & 9, 2016

Hamburg, Germany
Elbphilharmonie
NDR Sinfonieorchester
Bo Skovhus, Baritone
CHRISTOPH ESCHENBACH, conductor

Matthias PINTSCHER   
world premiere of new work for baritone and orchestra
Gustav MAHLER   
Symphony No. 6


April 9, 2017

Glasgow, scotland
City Halls

BBC Scottish symphony orchestra
Matthias Pintscher, Conductor

György LIGETI
San Francisco Polyphony
Olga NEUWIRTH
Masaot/clocks without hands
Hans Werner HENZE
Symphony No. 7

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May 4 & 5, 2017

Indianapolis, indiana
Hilbert Circle Theatre

INDIANAPOLIS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
KELLEY O'CONNOR, MEZZO SOPRANO
MATTHIAS PINSCHER, CONDUCTOR

PINTSCHER
Towards Osiris

WAGNER (only May 5)
Wesendonk-Lieder

RACHMANINOFF
Symphonic Dances

 

May 6, 2017

Carmel, Indiana
Palladium theatre

INDIANAPOLIS SYMPHONY
KELLEY O'CONNOR, mezzo-soprano
matthias pintscher, conductor

Matthias PINTSCHER
towards Osiris
Richard WAGNER
Wesendonk-Lieder
Sergei RACHMANINOFF
Symphonic Dances

 

May 12-14

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA
COPLEY HALL

SAN DIEGO SYMPHONY
KIRILL GERSTEIN
, PIANO
MATTHIAS PINTSCHER, CONDUCTOR

Anton WEBERN
Im Sommerwind
Béla BARTÓK
Piano Concerto No. 3
Robert SCHUMANN
Symphony No. 1: Spring

 

June 1, 2017

Vienna, Austria
Konzerthaus

Orf RADIO-SYMPHONIEORCHESTER WIEN
EMMANUEL PAHUD, FLUTE
Matthias Pintscher, Conductor

Pierre BOULEZ
Figures Doubles Prismes
Jacques IBERT
Konzert für Flöte und Orchester
Claude DEBUSSY
Prelude à l'après midi d'un faune
Matthias PINTSCHER
Osiris


June 9, 2017

Paris, France
Philharmonie

Ensemble Intercontemporain
Matthias pintscher, conductor

Julia BLONDEAU        
Namenlosen
for four soloists, ensemble and electronics
world premiere
commissioned by Françoise and Jean-Philippe Billarant

Claude VIVIER        
Trois Airs pour un opéra imaginaire
for soprano and orchestra

Philippe SCHŒLLER    
Hermès V
for musical ensemble and 29 musiciens
world premiere
commissioned by the Ensemble intercontemporain with the support of Meyer Foundation

 

June 17 & 18, 2017

Berlin, Germany
Boulezsaal

Ensemble Intercontemprorain
Diégo Tosi, violIN
Sophie Cherrier, MIDI FLUTE
Emmanuelle Ophèle, flUte
Matteo Cesari, flUte
Andrew Gerzso, TECHNICAL REALISATION
Matthias Pintscher, Conductor

Matthias PINTSCHER    
mar'eh
for violin and orchestra

Philippe SCHŒLLER    
Hermès V
for musical ensemble and 29 musiciens
German premiere

Pierre BOULEZ        
…explosante-fixe…
for MIDI flute solo, two flutes, ensemble et électronics

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