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Imago Dei 2011

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Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir Pieces of Arvo Pärt und Erkki-Sven Tüür

The IMAGO DEI 2011 opening concert presents one of the world’s best choirs with works by the two great Estonian composers. Details

Saturday
02. April 2011

19:00

Klangraum Krems Minoritenkirche

© Albert

Anna Mayilyan & Gurdjieff Folk Instrument Ensemble Spiritual and traditional music from Armenia

Works by the anthroposophist Gurdjieff (1866-1949), the mystic Naregatsi (951–1003) and others reveal the incredible richness of melodies and harmonies of this country’s music. Details

Saturday
09. April 2011

19:00

Klangraum Krems Minoritenkirche

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György Kurtág Játékok & Kafkafragments

After a podium discussion with Udo Fischer & Burkhard Schmidt, exceptional musicians interpret music by this influential Hungarian artist (featuring Patricia Kopatchinskaja at the violin and others). Details

Friday
15. April 2011

19:00

Klangraum Krems Minoritenkirche

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Canto Latinamerican Songs of Hope, Love and Revolution

Sound poems from broad electro-acoustic tracks and intimate sound passages based on the opus magnum “CANTO GENERAL” by the Chilean poet Pablo Neruda. Details

Saturday
16. April 2011

19:00

Klangraum Krems Minoritenkirche

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Auf dem Wasser zu singen A sound cruise on the paddlesteamer “SCHÖNBRUNN”

From Krems to Weißenkirchen and back, accompanied by sounds from different regions and various styles. Contemporary meets traditional. Details

Sunday
17. April 2011

13:30

Pfarrkirche Weissenkirchen

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Touch The Sound Evelyn Glennie & Fred Frith

Evelyn Glennie, near-deaf star percussionist, and FRED FRITH, master of the avant-garde, will take the audience on a trip around the world of images and sounds. Details

Sunday
17. April 2011

19:00

Klangraum Krems Minoritenkirche

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Helmut Lachenmann Music as hope

An evening by and with one of today’s most influential composers. A podium discussion with Lachenmann, led by Jürg Stenzl, will be followed by a sample of his work. Details

Thursday
21. April 2011

19:00

Klangraum Krems Minoritenkirche

© Osterfestival Tirol

Le Poème Harmonique GOOD FRIDAY LAMENTATIONS BY FRANÇOIS COUPERIN

The currently hottest ensemble for France’s old music (Austrian debut at the festival Resonanzen 2011) with Couperin’s “Leçons de Ténèbres” in Krems. Details

Friday
22. April 2011

19:00

Klangraum Krems Minoritenkirche

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J.S. Bach Easter Oratorio Cappella & Chorus Musica Sacra Krems

The Easter Oratiorio by Johann Sebastian Bach and reflections on hope by Hubert Gaisbauer following texts by Charles Pèguy (1873-1914). Details

Monday
25. April 2011

18:00

Klangraum Krems Minoritenkirche