Upcoming Events

August 30th
Anagrams (Italian premiere), Bari Piano Festival, Bari, Italy. Vanessa Benelli Mosell (piano).

September 6th, 7th, 8th
Re di Donne, Chamber Opera (world premiere), Teatro Caio Melisso, Spoleto, Italy. Commissioned by Teatro Lirico Sperimentale di Spoleto. Music by John Palmer. Libretto by Cristina Battocletti and John Palmer. Ensemble with electronics conducted by Vittorio Parisi. Stage Director: Alessio Pizzech. Costumes: Clelia De Angelis.

September 18th
Vajra, Radio Broadcast on SWR2 “Jetztmusik”, 11:30pm.

October 15th
Vajra (American premiere), Moore Musical Arts Center, Bowling Green State University, Ohio, USA. Kristian Nyquist (harpsichord).

October 17th
Three Imaginary Dialogues
Pädagogisches Fachseminar, Hertzstrasse 16, building 06.40, Karlsruhe, 6pm. Piano Duo Hayashikazi-Hagemann.

October 17th
Radio broadcast – Interview on Re di Donne with Cristina Battocletti on the programme “Voi che sapete”, RSI Rete 2, Radio della Svizzera Italiana.
https://www.rsi.ch/play/radio/programma/voi-che-sapete—…

October 25th
I, Medusa (world premiere) for female voice, double bass and electronics, Kunstraum 34, Stuttgart. Viktoriia Vitrenko (voice), Nazar Stets (db), John Palmer (electronics).

February 23rd 2020
First String Quartet (world premiere), Società Umanitaria di Milano, Salone degli Affreschi, Milan, Italy, 5pm. Alindequartett.

Recent Events

June 14th
Three Girls, Salotto Musicala Favagna – Udine, Italy, Agnese Toniutti (piano).

June 13th
Spirits, Transference, Trans-solos 1-6, Modern Art Ensemble & John Palmer, Zeiss Großplanetarium, Prenzlauer Berg, Berlin. With starry sky projection – mit Sternenhimmel-Projektion.

June 10th
Pre-Performance Conversation with the Modern Art Ensemble in conjunction with the Berlin concert of June 13th.

May 23rd
There, for String Orchestra and String Quartet (world premiere), Hofer Symphoniker with the Alindequartett cond. Johannes Klummp. “Bauhaus im Konzert”. Rosenthal Theatre, 19:30, Selb, Germany.

May 17th
Sounding the Day, Claire Serra, Stuttgart, Germany.

May 17th
Vajra (world premiere), Zeitraumexit, Mannheim. Kristian Nyquist (harpsichord).

May 4th
Sounding the Day, Chiara Stadler, Sigmaringen, Germany.

April 13th
Sounding the Day, Jessica Schlagmüller, Stuttgart, Germany.

April 13th
Sounding the Day, Anna Springer, Kirchdorf, Germany.

April 12th
Sounding the Day, Veronika Blech, Tübingen, Germany.

March 15th
Anagrams (world premiere), Musica Nova Festival, Reutlingen, Städtisches Kunstmuseum Spendhaus, 8pm. Vanessa Benelli Mosell (piano).

February 17th
Three Imaginary Dialogues, Stiftskirche Tübingen, 5pm. Piano Duo Hayashikazi-Hagemann.

John Palmer’s First Opera ‘Re di Donne’ Premieres in Italy this September

Centred on a fatal triangle of characters, John Palmer’s Opera Re di Donne (King of Women) will be premiered by the Teatro Lirico Sperimentale di Spoleto “A. Belli” at the Teatro Caio Melisso, Spoleto 6 – 8 September 2019.

Librettist Cristina Battocletti presents Re di Donne

The Zeiss Planetarium Berlin

June 2019 with the Modern Art Ensemble

World Premiere of “There”

May 2019 with the Hofer Symphoniker and the Alinde Quartet conducted by Johannes Klumpp