Tag Archives: György Kurtág

#Grammy for Barbara Hannigan & Ludwig Orchestra

Expectations were high. Both Reinbert de Leeuw and Barbara Hannigan were nominated for a Grammy Award 2018. Hannigan competed for Best Classical Solo Vocal Album, with the CD Crazy Girl Crazy, featuring music by Berg, Gershwin & Berio. De Leeuw was … Continue reading

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Amsterdam Sinfonietta schittert in schimmenspel met Kurtág en barok

De Grote Zaal van het Muziekgebouw aan ’t IJ is pikdonker. Dan floept een spotlight aan op het eerste zijbalkon rechts. Daar spelen Alexander Sitkovetsky, Maria Milstein, Rosanne Philippens en Jacobien Rozemond drie delen uit Concert voor vier violen van … Continue reading

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Cd-box Kurtág: already historic

The three-piece CD box with choir and ensemble works by György Kurtág is overwhelming. His soul-piercing sounds are sublimely interpreted by Reinbert de Leeuw et al. Also, the recording is impeccable. This box is already historic, a monument to the … Continue reading

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