World Premiere of Anders Hillborg's Cello Concerto in Antwerp
Oct. 01, 2020
Fabien Gabel leads the Antwerp Symphony Orchestra in the world premiere of Anders Hillborg's Cello Concerto on October 23 at the Queen Elizabeth Hall in Antwerp. The Antwerp Symphony Orchestra will perform the work twice more on October 25 in Amsterdam at the Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ.
Anders Hillborg's Cello Concerto was written for cellist Nicolas Altstaedt and commissioned by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Stavanger Symphony Orchestra, Münchner Philharmoniker, Cello Biennale Amsterdam, Antwerp Symphony, Sinfonieorchester Basel, and the Quebec Symphony Orchestra, with the kind support of Margarit Jacobs.
Other upcoming projects for Anders Hillborg include a Viola Concerto for Lawrence Power, to be premiered during the 21/22 season, and a substantial new work for ensemble.
Listen to Anders Hillborg's Sound Atlas for orchestra (2018):
(Sound Atlas/Anders Hillborg/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Marin Alsop, conductor)
To learn more about Anders Hillborg, visit: fabermusic.com.
Cello Concerto (2020)
for cello and orchestra