Contemporary Music

sun 11 nov 2012 17:00 

Gaudeamus Music week 2012 #1.
A prize and an honorable mention.

For the second time the Gaudeamus Muziekweek took place in Utrecht this year. In churches, historic buildings and museums, in concert halls, in squares and in the streets. The Concertzender made recordings of almost all the concerts and events and will broadcast them all from now. Starting with the work Alaska by young German Konstantin Heuer, that won the Gaudeamus Prize 2012 with it. The annual music week is not only a festival, but also a composers competition.
1. Konstantin Heuer. Alaska (2012).
VocaalLAB and string orchestra of the Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht led by Jurrien Sligter
Utrecht, Nicolaïkerk, 4 September 2012 recording: Kees van de Wiel.
2. Maxim Shalygin. Letters to Anna, Symphony for violin solo (2012).
Emmy Storms: viool.
Utrecht, Nicolaïkerk, 8 September 2012 recording: Kees van de Wiel.
3. Gagi Petrovic. Van Raam tot Raam (2012).
Ensemble Gending led by Jurrien Sligter and elektronics by Tijs Ham and Roald Dillewijn.Utrechts Conservatorium, 9 September 2012.
opname Rutger Ides