concert: Klangforum Wien at the 10th International Pharos Contemporary Music Festival_12/10/2018

The European Unversity Cyprus n collaboration with Pharos Art Foundation, an affliate partner of Interfaces Network, is organizing a concert by Klangforum Wien as part of the 10th International Pharos Contemporary Music Festival. The concert is a parallel event of the activity "Living Museums Project" of the Interfaces Network. 

Universally regarded as one of the most exciting advocates of contemporary music in the world, Klangforum will present a unique concert, drawing on Cyprus’ significant heritage and location to endorse new music as a non-verbal vehicle between performers, composers and audience, who are all ‘deriving’ from diverse cultural backgrounds. The concert, which will take place on Friday 12 October 2018, at The Shoe Factory, 8:30pm, will include the Cyprus premiere of masterpieces by Pierre Boulez, Claude Vivier, Helmut Lachenmann, Beat Furrer and Franco Donatoni, as well as the world premiere of three works commissioned by the Festival from Evis Sammoutis, Thomas Simaku and Jorge Grossmann. 


Pierre Boulez - Drift 1 
Helmut Lachenmann - Pressure 
Jorge Villavicencio Grossmann - Siray III - Cuadrados Concentricos World Premiere 
Thomas Simaku  - Klang Inventions World Premiere 
Evis Sammoutis - Secret garden World Premiere 
Beat Furrer - Back to dich 
Claude Vivier - Piece for violin and clarinet 
Franco Donatoni - Slang

Oliver Vivarès, clarinet 
Sophie Schafleitner, violin 
Andreas Lindenbaum, violoncello

The composer Jorge Villavicencio Grossmann on his new piece: 
Jorge Villavicencio Grossmann - Siray III - Cuadrados Concentricos

The composer Thomas Simaku on his new piece: 
Thomas Simaku - Klang Inventions

The composer Evis Sammoutis on his new piece: 
Evis Sammoutis - The Secret Garden

12 October 2018
Shoe Factory, Nicosia, Cyprus

Information: Pharos Arts Foundation Tel. (+357) 22-663871 / 
Tickets: €15 / €10 Concessions & members of the Pharos Arts Foundation
Box Office: Directly from the Foundation’s website or Tel.(+357) 22-663871(Monday-Friday 10:00am-3:00pm)

Visit the event-page HERE.