Jonathan Harvey’s “Death of Light / Light of Death” will be performed in Amsterdam this Thursday 13th February 2014 at a concert entitled “Around Carter and Harvey”. The Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ concert hall is paying tribute to Jonathan’s music along with the compositions of Elliott Carter in an evening of contemporary classical music performed by Nieuw Ensemble which will be conducted by Ed Spanjaard and feature soprano Charlotte Riedijk.
The programme for the evening is as follows:
7:15pm Introduction by Joël Bons
“Summer Dance” (Première) / Joël Bons
“Enchanted preludes” / Elliott Carter
“Strijktrio” / Anton Webern
“Liber Scintillarum” (Dutch première) / Brian Ferneyhough
“Death of Light/Light of Death” / Jonathan Harvey
“Tempo e Tempi” / Elliott Carter
Tickets are available from the Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ website.