Birtwistle celebrated in a year long series of concerts in Porto
Casa da Música in Porto celebrate a year of British Music with Harrison Birtwistle as their resident composer.
The full programme includes performances of his seminal works, performed by resident ensembles Orquestra Sinfonica Casa da Musica, Coro Casa da Musica and Remix Ensemble:
20 January – Earth Dances
21 January – Theseus Game
22 January – Three Latin Motets
11 March – Concerto for Violin and Orchestra with violinist Peter Herresthal
29 April – Panic
30 April - …agm…
5 November - Silbury Air
12 November - Moth Requiem
Read more about the opening concerts here.
12 March 2017Julia Jones conducts Don Giovanni at Nederlandse Reisopera
08 March 2017Omar Ebrahim and Elizabeth Atherton deliver ‘terrific intensity’ in St Luke Passion
24 February 2017Sam Furness and David Shipley nominated for International Opera Awards 2017