Ljubljana New Music Forum 2021

Music and Media

Featured Composer: Iris ter Schiphorst

New Music Forum Ensemble, Christoph Grund, Magdalena Cerezo Falces

November 12-27, 2021, Ljubljana  

 

Concert 1: November 12, 2021, Slovenian Philharmonic Hall

Idiosyncrasy: 3 nations, 3 perceptions of time and world
Pre-concert talk with Iris ter Schiphorst (moderation: Gregor Pompe)

Iannis Xenakis: Anaktoria [1969]
Uroš Rojko: Neofonía [2016, rev. 2021]
Rolf Riehm: Hawking [1999]

 

Concert 2, November 20, 2021, Slovenian Philharmonic Hall

Pluralism, extension, timbre
Pre-concert talk with Aleksandra Bajde (moderation: Nina Šenk)

Bernd Alois Zimmermann: Présence [2010]
Aleksandra Bajde: New piece for trio (World premiere, a New Music Forum 2021 commission)
Maja Solveig Kjelstrup Ratkje: Essential Extensions [1999]
Franck Bedrossian: Edges [2010]

 

Concert 3/Late-night 1, November 20, 2021, Slovenian Philharmonic Hall

Feedbacks – in self-defense

Helmut Oehring: Leuchter [1994]
Tomaž Grom: Abuse Me Gently/Tenderly  (World premiere,  a Zavod SPLOH commission) 
Nina Dragičević: Stop. (World premiere, a Zavod SPLOH commission)

 

Concert 4, November 25, 2021, Slovenian Philharmonic Hall

Diversity in the digital age
Pre-concert talk with Vito Žuraj (moderation: Larisa Vrhunc)

Misato Mochizuki: Chimera [2000]
Mary Bellamy: Earth and Sky Reflect Each Other  [2001]
Chaya Czernowin: Ayre – Towed Through PlumesThicketAsphaltSawdust and Hazardous Air I shall not forget the sound of  [2015]
Mauro Lanza: The Skin of the Onion [2002]
Vito Žuraj: Tension [2018]
Utku Asuroglu: Aggravation [2014]

 

Concert 5, November 27, 2021, Old Power Plant Station

The Expanding Pianoscape – world references
Pre-concert talk with Tilen Lebar (moderation: Larisa Vrhunc)

Joanna Bailie: Artificial Environment No. 8 [2013]
Mark Andre: S3 [2015]
Tilen Lebar: New piece for piano and electronics  (World premiere,  a New Music Forum 2021 commission)
Iris ter Schiphorst: Eden Cinema [1995, rev. 2014]

 

Concert 6/Late-night 2, November 27, 2021, Old Power Plant Station

Lo-Tech

Stefan Prins: Piano Hero 1 [2011]
Ann Cleare: I Am Not a Clock-Maker Either [2009]
Brigitta Muntendorf: Public Privacy #2  Piano_Cover [2013]
Milan Stibilj: Rainbow [1969]
Iris ter Schiphorst: My Sweet Latin Lover II [2002]