Paolo Monti, „Komposition Nature morte“, 1950 (photo: Paolo Monti – Serie fotografica (Venezia, 1950) – BEIC 6346778, Ausschnitt, CC BY-SA 4.0)

Musikfest Berlin

Endor

Soprano Anna Prohaska, cellist Nicolas Altstaedt and harpsichordist Francesco Corti have prepared a programme that spans the centuries. Milestones and discoveries of Baroque music are countered by works of the 20th and 21st centuries, including world premieres by Wolfgang Rihm and Jörg Widmann.

Anna Prohaska soprano

Nicolas Altstaedt cello

Francesco Corti organ and synthesizer

Sir John Tavener

Akhmatova Songs for soprano and cello: Dante

Anna Prohaska soprano, Nicolas Altstaedt cello

Franz Tunder

An Wasserflüssen Babylon, Sacred Concert

Anna Prohaska soprano, Nicolas Altstaedt cello, Francesco Corti organ and synthesizer

Vincenzo Bonizzi

Pis ne me peux venir, Passeggiata for cello and harpsichord

Nicolas Altstaedt cello, Francesco Corti organ and synthesizer

George Frideric Handel

Rinaldo, HWV 7: Aria “Vo‘ far guerra, e vincer voglio”

Anna Prohaska soprano, Nicolas Altstaedt cello, Francesco Corti organ and synthesizer

George Frideric Handel

Saul, Oratorio, HWV 53: Author of Peace for soprano, cello and organ

Anna Prohaska soprano, Nicolas Altstaedt cello, Francesco Corti organ and synthesizer

Joseph-Nicolas-Pancrace Royer

Premier livre des pièces de clavecin for harpsichord: Marche des Scythes

Alexander Tscherepnin

Songs and Dances for cello and harpsichord, op. 84: Tartar Dance

Nicolas Altstaedt cello, Francesco Corti organ and synthesizer

Luciano Berio

Naturale: Abbagnata, Ninna Nanna and Ladata for cello, organ and tape

Nicolas Altstaedt cello, Francesco Corti organ and synthesizer

Wolfgang Rihm

Gebet der Hexe von Endor, Cantata for soprano and cello commissioned by Berliner Festspiele/Musikfest Berlin

Anna Prohaska soprano, Nicolas Altstaedt cello

Sir John Tavener

Akhmatova Songs for soprano and cello: Smert (Death)

Anna Prohaska soprano, Nicolas Altstaedt cello

George Frideric Handel

Saul, Oratorio, HWV 53: Infernal Spirits for soprano, cello and organ

Anna Prohaska soprano, Nicolas Altstaedt cello, Francesco Corti organ and synthesizer

Marin Marais

Suite d’Un Goût Étranger: Le Tourbillon for cello and harpsichord

Nicolas Altstaedt cello, Francesco Corti organ and synthesizer

George Frideric Handel/Ludovico Ariost

Alcina, HWV 34:“Credete al mio dolore”, Aria for soprano, cello and organ

Anna Prohaska soprano, Nicolas Altstaedt cello, Francesco Corti organ and synthesizer

Heinrich Scheidemann

Pavana Lachrymae in D minor for harpsichord, WV 106

Francesco Corti organ and synthesizer

Jörg Widmann

Sister Death, underworld scene from the opera Babylon, adapted for soprano, violoncello, organ and synthesizer, commissioned by Berliner Festspiele/Musikfest Berlin

Anna Prohaska soprano, Nicolas Altstaedt cello, Francesco Corti organ and synthesizer

Dates and Tickets

This concert had originally been scheduled for 4 September 2021.

Sun 19 Dec 2021, 20:00

Chamber Music Hall

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Paolo Monti, „Komposition Nature morte“, 1950 (photo: Paolo Monti – Serie fotografica (Venezia, 1950) – BEIC 6346778, Ausschnitt, CC BY-SA 4.0)

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