Musikfest Berlin

Ensemble Musikfabrik

Peter Rundel conductor

Juliet Fraser soprano

Ensemble Musikfabrik II

Rebecca Saunders

Quartet for Accordion, Clarinet, Piano and Double Bass

Rebecca Saunders

stirrings still III for 7 instrumentalists

Rebecca Saunders

Skin for soprano and 13 instruments German Première

Juliet Fraser soprano

The concerts dedicated to Rebecca Saunders on 4, 7 and 9 September are funded by means of the Capital City Cultural Fund and the Aventis Foundation.

A Berliner Festspiele/Musikfest Berlin event

Dates and Tickets

Wed, 09 Sep 2020, 21:00

Philharmonie

Promoter/Booking

Berliner Festspiele

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10719 Berlin

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Programme

The Musikfabrik portrays the composer Rebecca Saunders at the Musikfest Berlin in two concerts with a selection of works for different ensemble casts from 1998 to 2020. The composer and Musikfabrik have been working together regularly since 1998, to their mutual musical delight. “Close cooperation with musicians is an inspiration, a driving force”, she professed in her Munich acceptance speech. “We are a team and as banal as it may sound: Without you, our New Music would not resound. My work often pays homage to you, to your mastery, to your astonishing virtuosity, to your decades-long dedication to your instrument.” This programme will look at the collaboration’s early days and move on to joint projects from more recent times.