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Some of the highlights for 2013-2014 are presented below.
|New York Philharmonic gala opening concert|
The opening gala concert for the New York Philharmonic's 2013-14 season will feature Osvaldo Golijov's Azul for cello and orchestra. Yo-Yo Ma, for whom the work was composed, will perform the solo; Alan Gilbert conducts. The concert will be broadcast live on New York radio WQXR (September 25, 7:30pm) and will be telecast nationally at a later date on PBS's Live From Lincoln Center. View details at nyphil.org.
|Last Round at the New York Philharmonic|
A few weeks after Azul opens the New York Philharmonic season, the orchestra will perform another Golijov work Last Round, for sting orchestra -- in performances October 12 and 15. Joshua Weilerstein conducts. View details at nyphil.org.
Nazareno at the Sydney Symphony
Nazareno, for two pianos and orchestra, will be peformed by Katia & Marielle Labèque with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra on October 25, 26, and 28. Miguel Harth-Bedoya conducts. Nazareno was arranged by Gonzalo Grau, based on themes from La Pasión según San Marcos by Osvaldo Golijov, and received its premiere in 2010 by the Labèques and the Orchestre de Paris. View details at sydneysymphony.com.
|Ainadamar in Japan|
Osvaldo Golijov's opera Ainadamar will receive its Japanese premiere on November 12, 2013. Maestro Junichi Hirokami leads the Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra at the Nissay Theatre in Tokyo.
Ainadamar in Oviedo
Ópera de Oviedo will mount a production of Osvaldo Golijov's opera Ainadamar, with performances December 8, 10, 12 and 14. Cast will include María Hinojosa Montenegro (Xirgu), Marina Pardo (Lorca), and Elena Sancho-Pereg (Nuria). Corrado Rovaris conducts and Luis de Tavira directs, in this co-production with Opera Philadelphia. View details here.
Nazareno with the Berlin Philharmonic
The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra will present Nazareno, for two pianos and orchestra, at part of its "Late Night at the Philharmonie" series, on December 21. The performance, conducted by Simon Rattle and featuring pianists Katia & Marielle Labèque, will also be streamed live online via the BPO's Digital Concert Hall. Nazareno was arranged by Gonzalo Grau, based on themes from La Pasión según San Marcos by Osvaldo Golijov, and received its premiere in 2010 by the Labèques and the Orchestre de Paris. View details at the Digital Concert Hall.
|La Pasión in Boston|
Osvaldo Golijov's La Pasión según San Marcos, the composer's groundbreaking telling of the Passion According to St. Mark, will be presented in three subscription performances by the Boston Symphony Orchestra, January 9-11, at Symphony Hall. The BSO will be joined by members of the Orquesta La Pasión and the Schola Cantorum de Venezuela, and led by Robert Spano. Soloists include Jessica Rivera, soprano; Biella da Costa, alto; and Reynaldo González-Fernández, vocalist. View details at bso.org.
Ainadamar in Philadelphia
A production Osvaldo Golijov's opera Ainadamar will be presented by Opera Philadelphia as part of their 2013-14 season. The opera opens at the Academy of Music on February 7, with additional performances February 9, 12, 14, and 16. The cast will be led by María Hinojosa Montenegro (Xirgu) and Marina Pardo (Lorca). Corrado Rovaris conducts and Luis de Tavira directs in this co-production with Ópera de Oviedo. View details at operaphila.org.
|Qohelet in Berlin|
Osvaldo Golijov's string quartet Qohelet will receive its German premiere on April 16, 2014. The work will be performed at the Konzerthaus in Berlin by the St Lawrence String Quartet, which also presented the work's world premiere. View details at konzerthaus.de.