This week Daniel Harding
and the Wiener Philharmoniker
commence rehearsals in preparation for the world premiere of Olga Neuwirth’s new composition ‘Masaot / Clocks without Hands’. The piece was commissioned by Köln Musik, The Vienna Festival, the Vienna Konzerthaus and Carnegie Hall. In the second half of the programme they are joined by tenor Klaus Florian Vogt and baritone Matthias Goerne who will perform Mahler’s ‘Das Lied von der Erde’.
The premiere performance takes place in the Cologne Philharmonie on 6 May 2015. Subsequent performances are as follows:
7 May 2015 – Luxembourg Philharmonie
9 May 2015 – Vienna Konzerthaus
10 May 2015 – Vienna Konzerthaus