News and concerts known to the composer
February 17th: Three Imaginary Dialogues, Stiftskirche Tübingen, 5pm. Piano Duo Hayashikazi-Hagemann.
March 15th: Anagrams (world premiere), Musica Nova Festival, Reutlingen, Städtisches Kunstmuseum Spendhaus, 8pm. Vanessa Benelli Mosell (piano).
April 12th: Sounding the Day, Veronika Blech, Tübingen, Germany.
April 13th: Sounding the Day, Anna Springer, Kirchdorf, Germany.
April 13th: Sounding the Day, Jessica Schlagmüller, Stuttgart, Germany.
May 4th: Sounding the Day, Chiara Stadler, Sigmaringen, Germany.
May 17th: Vajra (world premiere), Zeitraumexit, Mannheim. Kristian Nyquist (harpsichord).
May 17th: Sounding the Day, Claire Serra, Stuttgart, Germany.
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.
June 10th: Pre-Performance Conversation with the Modern Art Ensemble in conjunction with the Berlin concert of June 13th.
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 14th: Three Girls, Salotto Musicala Favagna – Udine, Italy, Agnese Toniutti (piano).
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.
Critica Classica, “Re di Donne” di John Palmer
Radio 3 Suite – Panorama: i concerti e gli spettacoli in giro per l’Italia
Debutto dello Sperimentale: Un “Re di Donne” duro, repellente ma necessario. Vivo Umbria, Valentina Tatti Tonni.
Pioggia di applausi per la prima di Re di Donne – Spoleto Online.
INTERVISTÆ Re di Donne, a cura di Marcello Manuali
About Art Online: Successo per la prima mondiale di Re Di Donne al Teatro Sperimentale di Spoleto by Claudio Listanti.
Re di Donne al Caio Melisso, Il Giornale degli Umbri, Francesco Castellini.
15th September 2019 –
Re di Donne allo Sperimentale di Spoleto. Le Salon Musical interview with John Palmer
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.
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).
November: “Three imaginary dialogues”, for 4-hands piano, has been released on a special CD commemorating the 50 Years of the Musica Nova Festival in Reutlingen, Germany. The piece was recorded by the Hayashikazi-Hagemann Piano Duo. The CD is part of the “50 Jahre musica nova Reutlingen” booklet edited by Michael Hagemann and published by Wolke Verlag. ISBN 978-3-95593-121-6.