Archive: The Age of Boulez

NB! This has been the running program in honor of the 90th birthday of Pierre Boulez.

Program ‘BOULEZ – 90’

boulez 2010 amsterdam
Boulez in flowers, 
Edison Klassiek Award.
Amsterdam, June, 2010, Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ

28 & 29 March 2015

International Conference

Stichting Pierre Boulez in collaboration with Festival Dag in de Branding and
Royal Conservatory The Hague (The Netherlands)

28 March

13.30 Opening The Age of Boulez
Etty Mulder and Thea Derks
Location: Zuiderstrandtheater

Concerts

Zuiderstrandtheater
14.00 Asko | Schönberg
Etienne Siebens, conductor
Katrien Baerts, soprano
→ 
Pierre Boulez | Improvisations sur Mallarmé I en II
→ Karlheinz Stockhausen | Refrain
→ Maurice Ravel | Trois Poèmes de Mallarmé

Zuiderstrandtheater
15.30 Slagwerk Den Haag
→ Steve Reich | Drumming

Korzo Theater 17.30
Dick Raaijmakers [tape] | Pianoforte
→ György Ligeti | Drei Stücke für Zwei Klaviere
→ George Crumb | Music for a summer evening, Makrokosmos III

Grote Kerk
19.00 | III: Instrument Inventors Initiative
→ 2 Works for Carillon

Dr Anton Philips Zaal
20.15 Residentie Orkest olv Reinbert de Leeuw
→ Pierre Boulez | Rituel
→ Louis Andriessen | De Tijd

Grote Kerk
22:15 III: Instrument Inventors Initiative
→ Rites for a New Utopia

29 March

Royal Conservatory The Hague

Colloquium The Age of Boulez
Moderator/translations | Hans Ester

10.30
Stichting Pierre Boulez | opening

Around Boulez

10.45
Etty Mulder | Pierre Boulez and the intermedial artwork
Explosante-Fixe | Peter Struycken

11.15
Werner Klüppelholz (D) und Thea Derks | Totale und Detail – Pierre Boulez’ Blick auf Literatur, Malerei und Musik

12.00
Elmer Schönberger | Maakbare muziek

12.30
Maarten Brandt | Boulez as creator of concert programs

Boulez the perfect stranger

13.00
Emanuel Overbeeke | Boulez and Ravel

13.30
Laurens van der Heyden | Frank Zappa

14.00 Lunch

Boulez: vision

14.45
Eveline Nikkels | The Berg-Connection

15.15
Wim Markus | Boulez and Adorno

Presentation & Round Table

15.45
Alessandro Soccorsi (It.) – Pierre Boulez: Sonate pour Piano nr. 3

Timing depending of performance time

Round Table
Moderator Hans Ester
Based upon La pensée de Pierre Boulez à travers ses écrits, p. 233, Entretien avec François Nicolas: Pierre Boulez dans ses rapports avec les mathématiques, philosophie, cinéma, choreographie et l’ enseignement.

17.00  Conclusion

Project Committee: Etty Mulder, Hans Ester, Hilbrand Adema, Catherine Steinegger, Ruud Schenk

Download the program of Saturday 28 & Sunday 29, March 2015 (pdf)

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