Aldeburgh Festival 〓 Festival will mark the event’s 70th anniversary


The 2018 Aldeburgh Festival, which will take place 8-24 June, will mark the event’s 70th anniversary, looking back to the year of its launch (1948) with a number of events. The event will celebrate Britten, America, and the centenary of Leonard Bernstein, exploring the connections between the two composers. The Festival will feature events curated by artists in residence violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja, conductor John Wilson and flautist Claire Chase. Kopatchinskaja will presents two concerts with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra. Other Festival highlights include Sir Bryn Terfel’s Aldeburgh Festival debut and the premiere of Emily Howard’s new opera, To See The Invisible (based on a short story by Robert Silverberg). The full programme will be announced on 9 January. Priority booking will open on 10 January, and general booking on 14 February.

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  1. NEW YORK 〓 The Metropolitan Opera fired Levine with suspicion of sexual harassment

  2. ZURICH 〓 Gianandrea Noseda will be appointed Chef of the Zurich Opera

  3. R.I.P 〓 Aleksandr Vedernikov, Russian conductor

  4. PRAGUE 〓 Bychkov is appointed chief conductor of Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

  5. MUNICH 〓 Jonas Kaufmann was awarded the Maximilian Medal

  6. LONDON 〓 Gramophone Classical Music Awards 2018 winners revealed

  7. R.I.P 〓 Christa Ludwig, German mezzo-soprano singer

  8. R.I.P 〓 Radu Lupu, Romanian pianist

  9. ST. PETERSBURG 〓 Yuri Temirkanov has resigned as Music Director and Principal Conductor of the St. Petersburg Philharmonic

  10. HAMBURG 〓 Hamburg City will create an opera with the theme of Chancellor Angela Merkel

  11. ROME 〓 Italian theater closes until March 8, with new coronavirus infection spread

  12. Las Palmas 〓 Opera Las Palmas presents its season

  13. SHANGHAI 〓 US violinist won the 2nd “Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition”

  14. HAMBURG 〓 Deutsche Grammophon signed a contract with female conductor for the first time

  15. AMSTERDAM 〓 Dima Slobodeniouk will make his debut as Royal Concertgebou Orchestra in charge of Northern Europe tour

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