New Music Forum 2022

A paradigm shift

November 12 – December 8

 

CONCERT I 

November 12, 2022, Museum of Modern Art*

Half Sound for oboe and a half
Program curated by Matej Šarc (oboe)

Uroš Krek: Sonatina
Klara Mlakar: Polyphenism
Dylan Lardelli: Half Sound (world premiere)
Georges Aperghis: À bout de bras
Eliott Carter: Tempo e Tempi
Jakob Jež: Ekstremi 3

Matej Šarc (oboe)
New Music Forum Ensemble

*the concert will be repeated in Trieste, Italy, on November 19, 2022

 

CONCERT II

November 17, 2022, Slovenian Philharmonic Hall

Monstrum 
Program curated by Megumi Kasakawa (viola) 

Gérard Grisey: Prologue
Rebecca Saunders: Hauch II
Matej Bonin: Impetus
Malika Kishino: Lamento II
Daniel Moreira: Das Nein-Doch Spiel
Sasha J. Blondeau: Monstrum
Tadeja Vulc: new work (commissioned by New Music Forum)

Megumi Kasakawa (viola)
New Music Forum Ensemble
Michel Pozmanter (conductor)

 

CONCERT III

November 18, 2022, Old Power Plant**

Freeze
Program curated by Slowind Quintet

Larisa Vrhunc: Zamrznitve

Ensemble Slowind
Michel Pozmanter (conductor)
Larisa Vrhunc (sound)
Boris Beja (space)
Marko Čeh (direction)

** a coproduction with Slowind Wind Quintet (Slowind’s Spring 2022)

 

CONCERT IV 

December 3, 2022, Slovenian Philharmonic Hall

»Hommage a William S. Burroughs« 
Program curated by Christoph Walder (horn)

Bernhard Lang: Differenz/Wiederholung 1
Bernhard Gander: „Ö“
Jorge Lopez: Gonzales the Earth Eater
Neville Hall: the flames rise to fade in green air (new work, commissioned by New Music Forum)

Klangforum Wien
Jean-Philippe Würtz (conductor)

 

CONCERT V

December 5, 2022, Club CD, Cankarjev dom***

Soundscapes
Program curated by Alex Lipowski (percussion)

Catherine Lamb: Curvo totalitas
Karlheinz Stockhausen: Mikrophonie I

Klangforum Wien

*** in cooperation with Cankarjev dom

 

CONCERT VI

December 8, 2022, Slovenian Philharmonic Hall

Piano moultings
Program selection: Joonas Ahonen, piano

Tristan Murail: Mémorial
Tristan Murail: Le Rossignol en amour
Janez Matičič: Geode
Frédérick Durieux: Übersicht III
Raphaele Biston: traces
Márton Illés: Rajzok III 

Joonas Ahonen, piano
New Music Forum Ensemble

 

Accompanying Program I

November 17, 2022, Slovenian Philharmonic Hall ****
Young musicians for young listeners

Melani Popit: Ties (Vezi)

Pupils of the Music Centre Edgar Willems

**** in cooperation with Edgar Willems Music Centre

 

Accompanying Program II

November 23, 2022, Venue TBA*****
Hydrargyrum
Program curated by Primož Sukič (guitar)

The Third Guy: Hydrargyrum
Petra Strahovnik: Be
Matej Bonin:  new work
James Tenney: Harmonium
Uroš Rojko: Try holding your breath (world premiere)

Primož Sukič, guitar, electric guitar, electronics
Matej Bonin, guitar, dada machines

***** in cooperation with Society of Slovenian Composers