Listen: World Premieres from Benjamin Attahir and Christian Mason

The Second in Q2 Music's Four-Part Series from the 2013 Lucerne Festival in Switzerland

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Sunday, September 15, 2013

Sunday, September 15 at 6 pm, Q2 Music presents the second of four performances recorded live at the 2013 Lucerne Festival in Switzerland. 

The concert features the unveiling of two world premieres by winners of the Composer Project of the Lucerne Festival Academy, Benjamin Attahir and Christian Mason. Violinist Carolin Widmann performs a new concerto by Swiss composer Dieter Ammann, commissioned by the festival. Conductors Daniel Cohen and Pablo Heras-Casado lead the Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra.


Christian Mason: Isolarion

Benjamin Attahir: Sawti'l zaman

Dieter Ammann: Unbalanced Instability

Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra; Carolin Widmann, violin; Gergely Madaras, conductor; Daniel Cohen, conductor; Pablo Heras-Casado, conductor




Hosted by:

Conor Hanick

Produced by:

Hannis Brown

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