It is the most famous love story in classical Arabic literature: Leyla loves the melancholy poet Medjnun, but he loves love itself. Separation, exile, a forced marriage and eternal longing are their lot. And so Leyla suspects that she will have no place as a lover in the world of Medjnun’s verses …
The Basque star pianist, recently nominated to the Opus Klassik Awards, will do a recital at Teatro Mayor Julio Mario Santo Domingo on August 25th, followed by a performace and masterclass at the Festival de Piano de Bucaramanga UIS.
The new Musical General Director of the Stockholm Folkoperan returns to South America, conducting Tchaikovsky’s Pano Concerto No. 1 (Gabriela Montero), Smetana’s “The Moldau“ and Elgar’s “Enigma Variations“.
Johannes Fleischmann’s new CD “EXODUS“ has been released by Obradek Records. Music by Korngold and Zeisl beautifully performed by Johannes Fleischmann, Magda Amara and Günter Haumer.
2020 – Beethoven year! This short film based on the song cycle “An die ferne Geliebte” Op. 9 was recorded in Baden near Vienna on the magnificent fortepiano, Beethoven himself used to play on.
The film captures the not only the beauty of this original instrument but also the splendour of Baden’s nature, which the composer loved.
The film was born during the lockdown 2020, a time of distance, loneliness, introspection. This situation brought us nearer to Beethoven’s world at the time he was beginning to go deaf.
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The fifth edition of the Festival Internacional de Música Clásica de Bogotá, named “Bogotá es barroco: Bach, Händel, Vivaldi” has been presented. A rich program, which includes Bach’s Mass in b minor, Händel’s Messiah, an opera gala and an Hommage à Anna Magdalena, with the world’s leading performers. Check it out!
Social distanSING is the movement against letting music die. During 2020 musicians have had to be silent. No concerts or rehearsals, no way to gather. This page makes Music live. The series will start with songs about distance and love.
Musicians from 23 countries and 5 continents join Filarmed to sing for Christmas. Enjoy the best universal Christmas carols with your family.
We will listen to traditional Christmas songs from Kenya, Belgium, Mexico, Ireland, Taiwan, the United States and Colombia, among others. We will see you on Facebook and Youtube Filarmed on Saturday, December 19 at 7:00 p.m.
The tour, planned for the first half of June 2020 under the baton of Maestro Domingo Hindoyan, would visit Santiago de Chile, Bogotá, Medellín and Bucaramanga. Soloists: Ferdinand Steiner and Florian Simma.
Günter Haumer as Konrad Nachtigall at the Semperoper Dresden Under the baton of Christian Thielemann, Günter Haumer sings „Die Meistersinger“ in Dresden on January 26th and 30th, February 2nd, 10th and 16th.