Agenda: Archive



Date City Venue Country
Jul 7 Kanazawa, Ishikawa Ishikawa Kenritsu Ongakudo Concert Hall JP
Time: 14:00.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Orchestra Ensemble Kanazawa

Richard Strauss: Metamorphosen
Richard Wagner: Siegfried Idyll
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No.1 in C major, op. 21
Further information
Jun 30 Ettal Kloster Ettal DE
Time: 20:00.

Richard Strauss Festival 2018

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Brno Philharmonic Orchestra
Lisa Batiashvili, violin

Sergeij Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet, op. 64
Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor, op. 63
Richard Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra, op. 30
Further information
Jun 22 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Olympia-Eissport-Zentrum, Alpspitzhalle DE
Time: 19:30.

Richard Strauss Festival 2018

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin
Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks

Richard Strauss: Metamorphosen. Studie für 23 Solostreicher
Henry Purcell: Dido and Aeneas
Further information
Jun 15 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Lise Lindstrom (soprano), Michael Weinius (tenor), Anna Lubańska (mezzo-soprano),
Shenyang (baritone), Maximilian Schmitt (tenor)

Richard Strauss: Salome op. 54
Further information
Mai 23 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 12:00.

Katowice Kultura Natura Festival

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Educational Concert – programme tba
Further information
Mai 17 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Katowice Kultura Natura Festival

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
RIAS Kammerchor
Joanna Winkel, mezzo-soprano
Christian Elsner, tenor
Stephan Genz, baritone

Claude Debussy: L’enfant prodigue
Tigran Mansurian: Requiem
Further information
Mai 11 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Katowice Kultura Natura Festival

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Boys Choir of Krakow Filharmony
Womens Choir NFM Wrocław
Bernarda Fink, mezzo-soprano

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 3 in D minor
Further information
Apr 20 Brno Brno Philharmonic, Concert Hall CZ
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Brno Philharmonic

Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, D 485
Jón Leifs: Pastoral variations, Op. 8, on a theme by Ludwig van Beethoven
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21
Further information
Apr 19 Brno Brno Philharmonic, Concert Hall CZ
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Brno Philharmonic

Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, D 485
Jón Leifs: Pastoral variations, Op. 8, on a theme by Ludwig van Beethoven
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21
Further information
Apr 18 Brno Brno Philharmonic, Concert Hall CZ
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Brno Philharmonic

Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, D 485
Jón Leifs: Pastoral variations, Op. 8, on a theme by Ludwig van Beethoven
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21
Further information
Apr 12 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Fazil Say, piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto in A major KV 488
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67
Further information
Apr 6 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:00.

International Classical Music Awards 2018

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Further information
Mrz 26 Prague Rudolfinum CZ
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Prague Radio Symphony Orquestra
Stefanie Irányi, mezzo-soprano

Alexander Zemlinsky:
Es war einmal …, Overture
Six Songs to Poems by Maurice Maeterlinck, op. 13
Leoš Janáček: Jenůfa, suite from the opera (arrangement T. Ille)
Richard Strauss: Death and Transfiguration, Symphonic Poem, op. 24
György Ligeti: Concert Românesc
Further information
Mrz 9 Clermont-Ferrand Opéra-Théâtre de Clermont-Ferrand FR
Time: 20:00.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Orchestre d’Auvergne
Augustin Dumay, violin

Thierry Pécou: Les liaisons magnétiques
Ernest Chausson: Poème, op. 25 (arrangement David Walter)
Maurice Ravel: Tzigane (arragement David Walter)
Karl Amadeus Hartmann: Symphony No. 4
Further information
Feb 26 - Mrz 1 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Time: 10:00.

Lectures
Alexander Liebreich, Gastprofessor (visiting professor)
Feb 23 St. Petersburg St. Petersburg Philharmonia, Grand Hall RU
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
St. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
Vladimir Ovchinnikov, piano

Felix Mendelssohn: The Hebrides Overture, op. 26
Frédéric Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, op. 21, Interval
Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, op. 68
Further information
Feb 16 Brno Brno Philharmonic, Concert Hall CZ
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Brno Philharmonic
Saleem Ashkar, piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:
„Le Nozze di Figaro“, Overture, K492
Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K466
„Don Giovanni“, Overture, K527
Symphony No. 38 in D major „Prague“, K504
Further information
Feb 15 Brno Brno Philharmonic, Concert Hall CZ
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Brno Philharmonic
Saleem Ashkar, piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:
„Le Nozze di Figaro“, Overture, K492
Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K466
„Don Giovanni“, Overture, K527
Symphony No. 38 in D major „Prague“, K504
Further information
Feb 14 Brno Brno Philharmonic, Concert Hall CZ
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Brno Philharmonic
Saleem Ashkar, piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:
„Le Nozze di Figaro“, Overture, K492
Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K466
„Don Giovanni“, Overture, K527
Symphony No. 38 in D major „Prague“, K504
Further information
Feb 1 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Ole Edvard Antonsen, trumpet

Ludwig van Beethoven: „Leonore“ Overture No. 3
Rolf Martinsson: Trumpet Concerto No. 1 „Bridge“
Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 1 in F minor, op. 10
Further information
Jan 27 Warsaw Polish Radio Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Witold Lutosławski: Chain 3
Karol Szymanowski: Symphony No. 4 for Piano and Orchestra, op. 60
Claude Debussy: Nocturnes
Witold Lutosławski: Mi-Parti for Symphony Orchestra
Further information
Jan 22 Stuttgart Kultur- und Kongresszentrum Liederhalle DE
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Staatsorchester Stuttgart
Kolja Lessing, violin

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C major, op. 21
Hugo Herrmann: Violin Concerto, op. 75
Witold Lutosławski: Concerto for Orchestra
Further information
Jan 21 Stuttgart Kultur- und Kongresszentrum Liederhalle DE
Time: 11:00.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Staatsorchester Stuttgart
Kolja Lessing, violin

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C major, op. 21
Hugo Herrmann: Violin Concerto, op. 75
Witold Lutosławski: Concerto for Orchestra
Further information
Jan 9 - Jan 10 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Time: 10:00.

Lectures
Alexander Liebreich, Gastprofessor (visiting professor)
Dez 31 Hyogo Hyogo Performing Arts Centre JP
Time: 15:00.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Hyogo PAC Orchestra

programm tba
Further information
Dez 14 - Dez 18 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Time: 10:00.

Lectures
Alexander Liebreich, Gastprofessor (visiting professor)
Dez 11 Nantes La Cité FR
Time: 20:30.

Nuit de fêtes

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire
Choeur de l’ONPL
Hermine Haselböck, mezzo-soprano
Dominik Wortig, tenor
Stephan Genz, baritone

Ludwig van Beethoven: Overture Egmont, op 84
Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 4, „Tragic“
Felix Mendelssohn: Die erste Walpurgisnacht, op. 60
Further information
Dez 10 Les Sables d’Olonne Les Atlantes FR
Time: 17:00.

Nuit de fêtes

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire
Choeur de l’ONPL
Hermine Haselböck, mezzo-soprano
Dominik Wortig, tenor
Stephan Genz, baritone

Ludwig van Beethoven: Overture Egmont, op 84
Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 4, „Tragic“
Felix Mendelssohn: Die erste Walpurgisnacht, op. 60
Further information
Dez 9 Le Mans Palais des Congrès et de la Culture FR
Time: 20:30.

Nuit de fêtes

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire
Choeur de l’ONPL
Hermine Haselböck, mezzo-soprano
Dominik Wortig, tenor
Stephan Genz, baritone

Ludwig van Beethoven: Overture Egmont, op 84
Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 4, „Tragic“
Felix Mendelssohn: Die erste Walpurgisnacht, op. 60
Further information
Dez 7 Nantes La Cité FR
Time: 20:30.

Nuit de fêtes

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire
Choeur de l’ONPL
Hermine Haselböck, mezzo-soprano
Dominik Wortig, tenor
Stephan Genz, baritone

Ludwig van Beethoven: Overture Egmont, op 84
Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 4, „Tragic“
Felix Mendelssohn: Die erste Walpurgisnacht, op. 60
Further information
Nov 27 - Nov 29 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Time: 10:00.

Lectures
„Die vokale Behandlung von Chor und Solisten in Mendelssohns Walpurgisnacht“
Alexander Liebreich, Gastprofessor (visiting professor)
Nov 24 Brno Brno Philharmonic, Concert Hall CZ
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Brno Philharmonic
Vilém Veverka, oboe

Toshio Hosokawa: Meditation, tsunami victims 11. 3.
Bernd Alois Zimmermann: Concerto for oboe and small orchestra
Joseph Haydn: L’isola disabitata, prelude to opera,
Symphony No. 44 in Minor Hob. I: 44
Further information
Nov 23 Brno Brno Philharmonic, Concert Hall CZ
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Brno Philharmonic
Vilém Veverka, oboe

Toshio Hosokawa: Meditation, tsunami victims 11. 3.
Bernd Alois Zimmermann: Concerto for oboe and small orchestra
Joseph Haydn: L’isola disabitata, prelude to opera,
Symphony No. 44 in Minor Hob. I: 44
Further information
Nov 10 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony in A major KV 201
Andrzej Panufnik: Violin Concerto
Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98

Further information
Nov 4 Hong Kong Concert Hall, City Hall HK
Time: 20:00.

Hong Kong Sinfonietta
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Edicson Ruiz, double bass

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: The Magic Flute Overture, K620
Rolf Martinsson: Double Bass Concerto No 1, op. 87 (2011) (Hong Kong première)
Charles Ives: The Unanswered Question
Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 3 in D major
Further information
Okt 29 Prague Rudolfinum CZ
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Prague Radio Symphony Orquestra
Alban Gerhardt, cello

Pavel Haas: Study for Strings
Dmitri Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major, op. 107
Johannes Brahms: Symphony No 4 in E minor, op. 98
Further information
Okt 21 Warsaw Warsaw Philharmonic Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Janusz Wawrowski, violin

Jean Sibelius: Rakastava, Op. 14
Mieczysław Karłowicz: Violin Concerto in A major op. 8
Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 5 in E flat Major, Op. 82
Further information
Okt 20 Warsaw Warsaw Philharmonic Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Janusz Wawrowski, violin

Jean Sibelius: Rakastava, Op. 14
Mieczysław Karłowicz: Violin Concerto in A major op. 8
Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 5 in E flat Major, Op. 82
Further information
Okt 5 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Season Opening Concert

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Cracow Philharmonic Choir
Elina Vähälä, violin

Jean Sibelius: Symphonic Poem for Orchestra „Tapiola“, op. 112
Karol Szymanowski: Violin Concerto No. 1, op. 35
Karol Szymanowski: Violin Concerto No. 2, op. 61

Further information
Sep 15 Warsaw Warsaw Philharmonic Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Richard Watkins, Katy Woolley, Nigel Black, Michael Thompson – horns
Leszek Kołodziejski – accordion
Eneasz Kubit – quartertone accordion
Adam Kośmieja, Dimitri Vassilakis – pianos

Wojciech Kilar: Générique
Tansy Davies: Forest
Artur Zagajewski: circulatio
Christophe Bertrand: Vertigo
Georg Friedrich Haas: dark dreams
Further information
Jul 23 São Paulo Sala São Paulo BR
Time: 11:00.

Festival Internacional de Inverno de Campos do Jordão 2017

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Orquestra do Festival
Paulo Szot, baritone

Richard Wagner: Der fliegende Holländer
Gustav Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel
Further information
Jul 22 Campos do Jordão Auditório Cláudio Santoro BR
Time: 20:30.

Festival Internacional de Inverno de Campos do Jordão 2017

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Orquestra do Festival
Paulo Szot, baritone

Richard Wagner: Der fliegende Holländer
Gustav Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel
Further information
Jul 17 - Jul 19 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Time: 10:00.

Meisterkurs (Master Class)
Alexander Liebreich, Gastprofessor (visiting professor)
Jul 10 - Jul 14 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Time: 10:00.

Meisterkurs (Master Class)
Alexander Liebreich, Gastprofessor (visiting professor)
Jul 1 Aschaffenburg Stadthalle am Schloss DE
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Alexei Volodin, piano

Johannes Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, op. 83
Richard Strauss: Eine Alpensinfonie, op. 64
Further information
Jun 30 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Olympia-Eissport-Zentrum, Alpspitzhalle DE
Time: 19:30.

Richard Strauss Festival 2017

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Nationales Symphonieorchester des Polnischen Rundfunks

Richard Strauss
Wiener Philharmoniker Fanfare
Eine Alpensinfonie, op. 64
Further information
Jun 29 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Olympia-Eissport-Zentrum, Alpspitzhalle DE
Time: 19:30.

Richard Strauss Festival 2017
Operngala

Christina Landshamer, Krassimira Stoyanova, Anna Voshege, Alexandra Flood (sopranos)
Michael Weinius (tenor)
Michelle Breedt, Sarah Alexandra Hudarew (mezzo-sopranos)
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Nationales Symphonieorchester des Polnischen Rundfunks

Richard Strauss
Der Rosenkavalier, op. 59
Die Liebe der Danae, op. 83
Ariadne auf Naxos op. 60 (II)
Further information
Jun 23 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Alexei Volodin, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Johannes Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, op. 83
Richard Strauss: Eine Alpensinfonie, op. 64
Further information
Jun 9 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Hofkapelle München
The Katowice City Singers’ Ensemble Camerata Silesia
soloists to be announced

Henry Purcell: Dido and Aeneas
Further information
Jun 2 Valencia Palau de la Música de Valencia ES
Time: 20:00.

Renaud Capuçon, violin
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Orquesta de Valencia

John Adams: The Chairman Dances (tbc)
Max Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, op. 26
Richard Strauss: Tod und Verklärung, op. 24
Mai 18 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Katowice Kultura Natura Festival

soloists tbc
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F major, op. 68
Alexander von Zemlinsky: Lyrische Symphony, op. 18
Further information
Mai 12 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Katowice Kultura Natura Festival

soloists and choir tbc
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Arnold Schönberg: „Friede auf Erden“, op. 13
Karol Szymanowski: Demeter, op. 37
Arnold Schönberg: „Jakobsleiter“
Further information
Mai 7 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Time: 10:00.

Meisterkurs (Master Class)
Alexander Liebreich, Gastprofessor (visiting professor)
Mai 6 Berlin Kammermusiksaal der Philharmonie DE
Time: 20:00.

Simona Saturová, soprano
Benjamin Bruns, tenor
Stephan Genz, baritone
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester
RIAS Kammerchor

Arvo Pärt: „Te Deum“
Ludwig van Beethoven: „Christus am Ölberge“
Further information
Mai 2 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Time: 10:00.

Meisterkurs (Master Class)
Alexander Liebreich, Gastprofessor (visiting professor)
Apr 27 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Elisabeth Leonskaja, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 6 in C major, „Little“, D. 589
Robert Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 54
Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 2 in D major, op. 43
Further information
Apr 21 Kyoto Kyoto Concert Hall JP
Time: 19:30.

Tomoki Kitamura, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Kyoto Symphony Orchestra

Felix Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture
Frederic Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, op. 21
Witold Lutoslawski: Concerto for Orchestra
Apr 5 - Apr 6 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Time: 10:00.

Meisterkurs (Master Class)
Alexander Liebreich, Gastprofessor (visiting professor)
Apr 4 Warsaw Warsaw Philharmonic Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Ludwig van Beethoven Festival in Warsaw
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Igor Stravinsky: The Rake’s Progress
Mrz 23 Munich Prinzregententheater DE
Time: 20:00.

11. Münchener AIDS-Konzert des Münchener Kammerorchesters

Okka von der Damerau, mezzo-soprano
Sergey Khachatryan, violine
Boris Giltburg, piano
Daniel Müller-Schott, cello
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester
Kammerchor München

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, op. 19
Johannes Brahms: Alto Rhapsody, op. 53
Joseph Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major, Hob VIIb:1
Johannes Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major, op. 77
Further information
Mrz 13 - Mrz 15 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Time: 10:00.

Meisterkurs (Master Class)
Alexander Liebreich, Gastprofessor (visiting professor)
Mrz 6 - Mrz 10 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Time: 10:00.

Meisterkurs (Master Class)
Alexander Liebreich, Gastprofessor (visiting professor)
Feb 23 Ostrava Kulturhaus Ostrava CZ
Time: 19:00.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Richard Strauss: „Don Quixote“
Witold Lutosławski: Concerto for Orchestra
Further information
Feb 16 Munich Prinzregententheater DE
Time: 20:00.

Simona Saturová, soprano
Benjamin Bruns, tenor
Stephan Genz, baritone
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester
RIAS Kammerchor

Arvo Pärt: „Te Deum“
Ludwig van Beethoven: „Christus am Ölberge“
Feb 10 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Alban Gerhardt, cello
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Unsuk Chin: Cello Concerto
Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 9 in D minor
Further information
Feb 2 Aalborg Musikkens Hus DK
Time: 19:30.

Ole Edvard Antonsen, trumpet
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Aalborg Symfoniorkester

Richard Wagner: „Sigfried Idyll“
Rolf Martinsson: Trumpet Concerto No. 1, „Bridge“
Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 3 (1889 version)
Further information
Jan 28 Warsaw Witold Lutosławski Concert Studio PL
Time: 19:30.

Witold Lutosławski Festival Chain

Iwona Sobotka, soprano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Krakow Philharmonic Choir

Maurice Ravel: Shéhérazade
Karol Szymanowski: Symphony No. 3
Jan 16 - Jan 18 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Time: 10:00.

Meisterklasse (Master Class)
„Sturm und Drang in Klassik und Moderne“
Alexander Liebreich, Gastprofessor (visiting professor)
Jan 13 Brno Janáček Theater AF
Time: 19:30.

Melanie Diener, soprano (Strauss)
Simona Houda-Šaturová, soprano (Mahler)
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Brno Philharmonic

Richard Strauss: „Vier letzte Lieder“
Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4
Further information
Jan 12 Brno Janáček Theater AF
Time: 19:30.

Melanie Diener, soprano (Strauss)
Simona Houda-Šaturová, soprano (Mahler)
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Brno Philharmonic

Richard Strauss: „Vier letzte Lieder“
Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4
Further information
Dez 31 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Programme tbc
Dez 9 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Sandrine Piau, soprano
Łukasz Frant​​, cello
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy: „Die schöne Melusine“, Overture, op. 32
Benjamin Britten: „Les Illuminations“, op. 18
Richard Strauss: Symphonic poem „Don Quixote“, op. 35
Further information
Nov 14 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Gastprofessur
Vorlesungen am 14., 17., 18., 21. – 23. und 28. November
Nov 11 Brno Brno Philharmonic, Concert Hall CZ
Time: 19:30.

Klára Erdingerová-Staňková, violin
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Brno Philharmonic

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: „Die Zauberflöte“, K 620, overture
Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst: Rondo Papageno for Violin and Orchestra, op. 21
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 35 in D major, „Haffner“, K 385
Karl Amadeus Hartmann: Symphony No. 4
Further information
Nov 10 Brno Brno Philharmonic, Concert Hall CZ
Time: 19:30.

Klára Erdingerová-Staňková, violin
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Brno Philharmonic

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: „Die Zauberflöte“, K 620, overture
Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst: Rondo Papageno for Violin and Orchestra, op. 21
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 35 in D major, „Haffner“, K 385
Karl Amadeus Hartmann: Symphony No. 4
Further information
Nov 6 Zürich Tonhalle Zürich FR
Time: 17:00.

Leila Josefowicz, violine
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich

John Adams: „Scheherazade.2“ (dramatic symphony for violin and orchestra)
Richard Strauss: „Tod und Verklärung“, op. 24
György Ligeti: „Concert Românesc“
Further information
Nov 5 Zürich Tonhalle Zürich FR
Time: 19:30.

Leila Josefowicz, violine
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich

John Adams: „Scheherazade.2“ (dramatic symphony for violin and orchestra)
Richard Strauss: „Tod und Verklärung“, op. 24
György Ligeti: „Concert Românesc“
Further information
Okt 6 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Opening Concert

Antoine Tamestit, viola
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Karol Szymanowski: Concert Overture in E major, op. 12
Béla Bartók: Viola Concerto
Richard Strauss: Symphonic poem „Ein Heldenleben“, op. 40
Further information
Sep 24 Strasbourg Strasbourg Cathedral FR
Time: 20:30.

RIAS Kammerchor
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester

Stephan Genz, bariton
Ingeborg Danz, mezzo soprano

Salvatore Sciarrino: Responsorio delle Tenebre
Pascal Dusapin: Disputatio
Maurice Duruflé: Requiem
Further information
Sep 9 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Pianohooligan (Piotr Orzechowski), harpsichord
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Henryk Mikołaj Górecki: Harpsichord Concerto
Henryk Mikołaj Górecki: Symphony No. 4
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Jul 24 Tokyo Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre JP
Time: 14:00.

Tomoharu Ushida, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra

Felix Mendelssohn: “The Hebrides” Overture, Op.26
Frédéric Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op.21
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op.67
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Jul 23 Tokyo Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre JP
Time: 14:00.

Tomoharu Ushida, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra

Felix Mendelssohn: “The Hebrides” Overture, Op.26
Frédéric Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op.21
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op.67
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Jun 25 Munich Pinakothek der Moderne DE
Time: 22:00.

Composer’s Portrait: Andrzej Panufnik
Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester

Andrzej Panufnik: Lullaby
Andrzej Panufnik: String Quartet
Andrzej Panufnik: Violin Concerto
Andrzej Panufnik: Arbor Cosmica
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Jun 17 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Miasta Katowice Camerata Silesia
André Schuen, baritone (Don Giovanni)
Rafał Siwek, bass (Il Commendatore)
Hanna Elisabeth Müller, soprano (Donna Anna)
Maximilian Schmitt, tenor (Don Ottavio)
Juliane Banse, soprano (Donna Elwira)
Stephan Genz, baritone (Leporello)
Paweł Konik, bass (Masetto)
Jolanta Kowalska-Pawlikowska, sopran (Zerlina)
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Don Giovanni
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Jun 10 Ravensburg Konzerthaus Ravensburg DE
Time: 20:00.

Isabelle Faust, violin
Münchener Kammerorchester
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Isang Yun: Colloides sonores
Alban Berg: Violin Concerto
Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in e minor, Op.98
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Jun 9 Munich Prinzregententheater DE
Time: 20:00.

Isabelle Faust, violin
Münchener Kammerorchester
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Isang Yun: Colloides sonores
Alban Berg: Violin Concerto
Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in e minor, Op.98
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Mai 31 Munich Muffathalle DE
Time: 20:00.

Münchener Biennale
Münchener Kammerorchester
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Marco Štorman, director
Katharina Ortmann, dramaturg
Jil Bertermann, stage and costumes

David Fennessy: Sweat of the Sun after »Eroberung des Nutzlosen« by Werner Herzog
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Mai 30 Munich Muffathalle DE
Time: 20:00.

Münchener Biennale
Münchener Kammerorchester
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Marco Štorman, director
Katharina Ortmann, dramaturg
Jil Bertermann, stage and costumes

David Fennessy: Sweat of the Sun after »Eroberung des Nutzlosen« by Werner Herzog
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Mai 29 Munich Muffathalle DE
Time: 20:00.

Münchener Biennale
Münchener Kammerorchester
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Marco Štorman, director
Katharina Ortmann, dramaturg
Jil Bertermann, stage and costumes

David Fennessy: Sweat of the Sun after »Eroberung des Nutzlosen« by Werner Herzog
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Mai 28 Munich Muffathalle DE
Time: 20:00.

Münchener Biennale
Münchener Kammerorchester
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Marco Štorman, director
Katharina Ortmann, dramaturg
Jil Bertermann, stage and costumes

David Fennessy: Sweat of the Sun after »Eroberung des Nutzlosen« by Werner Herzog (Premiere)
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Mai 19 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Festival Katowice Kultura Natura
Chór Filharmonii Narodowej
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Johannes Brahms: Nänie, Op.82
Anton Webern: Das Augenlicht, Op. 26
Johannes Brahms: Schicksalslied, Op.54
Igor Stravinsky: Symphony of Psalms
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Mai 13 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Festival Katowice Kultura Natura – Opening Concert
Matan Porat, piano
Valérie Hartmann-Claverie, Ondes Martenot
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Olivier Messiaen: Turangalîla Symphony
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Mai 8 Munich Prinzregententheater DE
Time: 16:00.

Children’s concert
Münchener Kammerorchester
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

“To play on all Strings” – A music lesson with the MKO
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Apr 28 Munich Prinzregententheater DE
Time: 20:00.

Simone Kermes, soprano
Xavier de Maistre, harp
Harriet Krijgh, cello
Lise de la Salle, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester

Reinhold Glière: Harp Concerto, op.74
Gioacchino Rossini: Arias
Camille Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No.1in A minor, Op. 33
Maurice Ravel: Piano Concerto in G major
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Apr 2 São Paulo Sala São Paulo BR
Time: 21:00.

Behzod Abduraimov, piano
Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Gioacchino Rossini: An Italian in Algier: Overture
Camille Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto in G minor, Op.22
Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 i A major, Op.90 – „Italian“
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Apr 1 São Paulo Sala São Paulo BR
Time: 21:00.

Behzod Abduraimov, piano
Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Gioacchino Rossini: An Italian in Algier: Overture
Camille Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto in G minor, Op.22
Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 i A major, Op.90 – „Italian“
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Mrz 31 São Paulo Sala São Paulo BR
Time: 21:00.

Behzod Abduraimov, piano
Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Gioacchino Rossini: An Italian in Algier: Overture
Camille Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto in G minor, Op.22
Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 i A major, Op.90 – „Italian“
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Mrz 24 Warsaw Warsaw Philharmonic Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Beethoven Festival Warsaw
Michael Weinius, tenor (Parsifal)
Yvonne Naef, soprano (Kundry)
Tomasz Konieczny, baritone (Amfortas)
Jan-Hendrik Rootering, bass (Gurnemanz / Titurel)
Jaco Venter, baritone (Klingsor)
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Richard Wagner: Parsifal (selected scenes)
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Mrz 18 Berlin Kammermusiksaal der Philharmonie DE
Time: 20:00.

Letizia Scherrer, soprano
Attilio Glaser, tenor
RIAS Kammerchor
Münchener Kammerorchester
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Georg Friedrich Haas: Drei Stücke für Mollena – 1) das Ende der Sehnsucht 2) Harmonie 3) Hochzeitsmarsch – Premiere
Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 2, Op.52 „Lobgesang“
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Mrz 17 Munich Prinzregententheater DE
Time: 20:00.

Letizia Scherrer, soprano
Attilio Glaser, tenor
RIAS Kammerchor
Münchener Kammerorchester
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Georg Friedrich Haas: Drei Stücke für Mollena – 1) das Ende der Sehnsucht 2) Harmonie 3) Hochzeitsmarsch – Premiere
Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 2, Op.52 „Lobgesang“
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Tour: MKO Tour Spain
Mrz 9 Madrid Auditorio Nacional de la Música ES
Time: 19:30.

Alexei Volodin, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester

Felix Mendelssohn: Ouverture The Hebrides
Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, Op.19
Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in a minor, Op.56 „Scottish“
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Mrz 7 Barcelona Palau de la Música ES
Time: 20:30.

Alexei Volodin, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester

Felix Mendelssohn: Ouverture The Hebrides
Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, Op.19
Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in a minor, Op.56 „Scottish“
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Mrz 6 Girona Auditorio di Girona ES
Time: 19:00.

Alexei Volodin, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester

Felix Mendelssohn: Ouverture The Hebrides
Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, Op.19
Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in a minor, Op.56 „Scottish“
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Mrz 5 Vitoria-Gasteiz Teatro Principal Antzokia ES
Time: 20:30.

Alexei Volodin, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester

Felix Mendelssohn: Ouverture The Hebrides
Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, Op.19
Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in a minor, Op.56 „Scottish“
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Feb 25 Munich Prinzregententheater DE
Time: 20:00.

Francesco Piemontesi, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester

Manos Tsangaris:Commisioned work of the MKO – Premiere
Robert Schumann: Piano concerto in a minor, Op.54
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op.36
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Feb 4 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Nikolai Demidenko, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

John Adams: The Chairman Dances
Sergei Rachmaninov: Piano concerto in f sharp minor, Op. 1
Sergei Prokofiev: Suite from the ballet Romeo and Juliet
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Jan 31 Warsaw Warsaw Philharmonic Hall PL
Time: 18:00.

Gautier Capuçon, cello
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Witold Lutosławski: Fanfare for Louisville
Luigi Dallapiccola: Three Questions with Two Answers
Henri Dutilleux: Cello Concerto „Tout un monde lointain“
Jan Krenz: Capriccio
Witold Lutosławski: Cello Concerto
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Jan 18 - Jan 21 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Seminar: Masterworks of the 20th century
Visiting professor at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Munich for orchestral conducting
Jan 16 Krän Schloss Elmau DE
Time: 19:00.

Chad Hoopes, violin
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester

Felix Mendelssohn: Violinkonzert e-Moll op. 64
Felix Mendelssohn Sinfonie Nr.3 a-Moll op 56 “Schottische”
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Jan 15 Krän Schloss Elmau DE
Time: 11:00.
Film presentation: „Bergheimat: Der Dirigent Alexander Liebreich und seine Klangwelten“ (BR)
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Dez 31 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:00.
New Year’s Eve Concert

Jodie Devos, soprano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: The Magic Flute, Ouverture and „Der Hölle Rache“
Gioacchino Rossini: Il Barbiere de Siviglia, Overture and „Una voce poco fa“
Gioacchino Rossini: L’italiana in Algeri, Overture
Léo Delibes: Lakmé, „Air des clochettes“
Johann Strauss (Sohn): Die Fledermaus, „Spiel ich die Unschuld vom Lande“
Leonard Bernstein: Candide, Overture and „Glitter and be gay“
Leonard Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
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Dez 17 Osaka Festival Hall JP
Time: 19:00.

Gerhard Opitz, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Osaka Philharmonic Orchestra

Richard Strauss: Death and Transfiguration op. 24
Johannes Brahms: Piano concerto No. 2 op. 83 in B flat major
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Dez 16 Osaka Festival Hall JP
Time: 19:00.

Gerhard Opitz, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Osaka Philharmonic Orchestra

Richard Strauss: Death and Transfiguration op. 24
Johannes Brahms: Piano concerto No. 2 op. 83 in B flat major
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Dez 11 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.

Łukasz Frant, cello
Adam Krzeszowiec, cello
Natalia Kurzac – Kotula, cello
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice
Beat Furrer: Strane costellazioni
Krzysztof Penderecki: Concerto grosso No.1 for three cellos
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No.4 in B-flat major. Op. 60
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Nov 23 - Nov 27 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Seminar: Masterworks of the 20th century
Visiting professor at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Munich for orchestral conducting
Nov 16 - Nov 17 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Seminar: Masterworks of the 20th century
Visiting professor at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Munich for orchestral conducting
Nov 14 Munich Pinakothek der Moderne DE
Time: 22:00.

Magali Mosnier, flute
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester

Pascal Dusapin: Galim for flute and strings
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Nov 11 Lörrach Burghof Lörrach DE
Time: 18:00.

Magali Mosnier, flute
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester

Joseph Martin Kraus: Symphony in c minor VB 142
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute concerto No. 1 K. 313
Pascal Dusapin: “Galim” for flute and strings
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony in B flat major K. 319
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Nov 9 - Nov 10 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Seminar: Masterworks of the 20th century
Visiting professor at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Munich for orchestral conducting
Nov 7 Porto Casa da Música PT
Time: 18:00.

João Reis, actor
Jean-Philippe Clarac e Olivier Deloeuil, staging and video
Christophe Pitoiset, light design
Julien Roques, image capture
Luc Bourousse, dramaturgy
Rui Vieira Nery, translation of literary excerpts
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto Casa da Música

Joseph Haydn: The Seven Last Words of Our Saviour On the Cross
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Nov 1 Berlin Umweltforum Berlin Auferstehungskirche DE
Deutscher Orchestertag
Podiumsdiskussion:
Die neue Urbanität: Konzertsäle sind die musikalischen und architektonischen Zentren der heutigen Stadtgesellschaft
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Okt 30 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.
Chopin Piano Competition

Winner of the Chopin Piano Competition
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice

Frédéric Chopin: Piano concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11
Henryk Mikołaj Górecki: Symphony No. 4
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Okt 24 Kanazawa, Ishikawa Ishikawa Kenritsu Ongakudo Concert Hall JP
Time: 14:00.

Mami Hagiwara, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Orchestra Ensemble Kanazawa

Felix Mendelssohn: Märchen von der schönen Melusine
Frédéric Chopin: Piano concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op.11
Igor Stravinsky: Pulcinella
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Okt 15 Munich Prinzregententheater DE
Time: 20:00.

Tatiana Monogarova, soprano
Sergei Leiferkus, bass
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester

Joseph Haydn: Overture “L’isola disabitata” Hob.XXVIII:9
Jean Sibelius: Rakastava
Atac Sezer: “Toned Melisma silver print”, commissioned work of the MKO
Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 14 op. 135
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Okt 14 Dornbirn Kulturhaus Dornbirn AT
Time: 20:00.

Tatiana Monogarova, soprano
Sergei Leiferkus, bass
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Münchener Kammerorchester

Joseph Haydn: Overture “L’isola disabitata” Hob.XXVIII:9
Jean Sibelius: Rakastava
Atac Sezer: “Toned Melisma silver print”, commissioned work of the MKO
Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 14 op. 135
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Okt 12 - Okt 13 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Seminar: Masterworks of the 20th century
Visiting professor at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Munich for orchestral conducting
Okt 5 - Okt 9 Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater München DE
Seminar: Masterworks of the 20th century
Visiting professor at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Munich for orchestral conducting
Sep 30 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 19:30.
NOSPR 2015/16 Opening Concert

Truls Mørk, cello
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice

Grzegorz Fitelberg: W głębi morza (From the Depths of the Sea), symphonic poem
Dmitri Shostakovich: Cello concerto No.1 Op. 107 in E-flat major
Hector Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique op. 14

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Sep 23 Katowice NOSPR Concert Hall PL
Time: 12:00.
Educational Concert

Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina: Stabat Mater (excerpts)
Krzysztof Penderecki: The Awakening of Jacob
Henryk Mikołaj Górecki: Symphony No. 4 (excerpts)
Hector Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique op. 14, 5. Dream of the Night of the Sabbath
Igor Strawiński: The Rite of Spring (excerpts)

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Sep 19 Bydgoszcz Philharmonia Pomorska PL
Time: 19:00.
Bydgoszcz Music Festival
Andrzej Wierciński, piano
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice

Krzysztof Penderecki: The Awakening of Jacob
Frédéric Chopin: Piano Concerto No.1 op. 11 in e minor
Henryk Mikołaj Górecki: Symphony No. 4
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Sep 18 Warsaw Warsaw Philharmonic Hall PL
Time: 19:30.
Warsaw Autumn Festival
Lidia Zielińska, small sound devices
Krzysztof Przybyłowicz, percussion
Hubert Zemler, percussion
Jenny Q Chai, piano
Adam Kośmieja, piano
Marcin Zdunik, cello
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice

Alvin Lucier: Slices *
Lidia Zielińska: Sinfonia concertante **
Helmut Lachenmann: Air
Philippe Manoury: Zones de turbulences *
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