Kevin Bowyer conquers a monstor of organ music: the eight-hour Organ Symphony by composer Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji.
György Ligeti's grotesque operatic spectacle »Le Grand Macabre«
György Ligeti pulled off a rare feat in his music, combining complexity, wit and sensuousness.
The singer of the band Radiohead presents his first classical work »Don’t Fear the Light« at the Elbphilharmonie.
Hardly anybody else is as enthusiastic about contemporary music as the exceptional British composer.
Storyteller, hypnotist, miracle musician: Laurie Anderson took over the helm at the Elbphilharmonie for four days.
About one of the most important composers of our time, Artist in Residence Sir George Benjamin.
Sir George Benjamin's opera »Written on Skin« tells the tale of a deadly love triangle – and is already one of the most frequently-performed contemporary stage works today.
»I don't write music for sissy ears,« he said: Charles Ives, one of the most original and unconventional composers of all time.
At the »Blind Date« with harpist Remy van Kesteren, we photographed a number of guests before and after the concert.
Portrait of the soprano and conductor Barbara Hannigan.
What would happen if…? »Utopia« is the motto of the 3rd Hamburg International Music Festival.