10 Oct 2013, by KrisDerks
starts on 16 Nov 2013,
ends on 16 Nov 2013
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Various works of the Dutch composer Michel van der Aa are being performed in the USA this autumn.
Among these performances is The White Light Festival at New York’s Lincoln Centre will include a Van der Aa portrait on 28 October. The concert will feature the first US performance of Up-close, performed by Kaori Yamagami and the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, and members of the International Contemporary Ensemble will play the solo works Memo, Oog and Transit.
There is more Van der Aa in New York on 23 November, when excerpts from After Life will be sung at Brooklyn Academy of Music as part of the 21c Liederabend op. 3 Festival of Contemporary Art Song. And October 25 Van der Aa will be a guest speaker at Columbia University.
There are further North American performances in the new year, when Johannes Moser and the Los Angeles Philharmonic give the West Coast premiere on 28 January. This is followed by performances in Seattle in February given by Julie Albers and the Seattle Chamber Players.
David Elliott performs Michel van der Aa's 'Auburn' (US premiere) upcoming events:
in the spotlight
May 15, 2018
From 15 to 18 May the Iconic Houses Conference will take place in Norwalk, CT.
Feb 2, 2018
On February 3 "The Red Turtle" will be screened at FIAF with an introduction by the maker.
Nov 7, 2017
Li Edelkoort will give several Trend Seminars in 2018
Jan 23, 2018
On January 23, the film "Riphagen: The Untouchable" will be screened at the Jewish Cinema Mississippi Film Festival in Madison, MS.