World Premiere of Wolfgang Rihm's Tasso-Gedanken
Nov. 01, 2018
On November 23, baritone Christian Gerhaher and pianist Gerold Huber present the world premiere of Wolfgang Rihm’s Tasso-Gedanken at the Schloss Weimar in Germany. Rihm's new song cycle is set to texts by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. The duo will give the Portuguese premiere of the work on November 26 at the Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian, the French premiere on November 30 in Toulouse at the Théâtre du Capitole, and the Italian premiere on December 1 at the Teatro della Pergola in Firenze, Italy.
Listen to Wolfgang Rihm’s Astralis (2001) here:
(Astralis/Wolfgang Rihm/Rie Miyama, percussion/Dirk Wietheger violoncello/
RIAS Kammerchor/Hans-Christoph Rademann, conductor)
For more information about Wolfgang Rihm, visit: universaledition.com.
for baritone and piano