This Saturday, 10th May 2014, Jonathan’s ‘Calling Across Time’ will be performed in Witten, Germany at a concert of the same name. The WDR Symphony Orchestra of Cologne, conducted by Peter Rundel, will play three pieces in the afternoon performance.
The concert is part of a festival of music taking place over three days, the Witten Days for New Chamber Music. Jonathan’s piece will be performed on the second day of the festival at 4pm.
The website wdr.de describes how, in ‘Calling Across Time’, “Jonathan Harvey focuses on the written word as a weapon against the destructive work of death.”
The programme is as follows:
16:00, Theatre, Saalbau Witten (Bergerstraße 25, 58452 Witten)
Calling Across Time (Concert 3)
Santos Dane and Dirk Rothbrust: drums
WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne, conductor: Peter Rundel
Jonathan Harvey ‘Calling Across Time’ for Chamber Orchestra
Philippe Manoury ‘Funeral marches’ for Chamber Orchestra
Rebecca Saunders ‘Void’ Concerto for percussion Duo and Chamber Orchestra
Tickets can be purchased from the Kulturforum website.