UPCOMING: Mauricio Kagel - The Beginnings of Music Theatre
November 2019 Cities: Novi Sad, Pančevo, Beograd
M. Kagel (1931-2008) is a composer of German-Argentine descent, known for his interest in developing the theatrical aspect in performing contemporary music. One of the most significant and influential composers of the second half of the twentieth century. The program of the concert consists of solo and chamber works between 1960 and 1970. The project emerged as a need to promote the work of Mauricio Kagel, one of the most significant (and most influential) composers of the second half of the 20th century, with an emphasis on rarely performed compositions in Serbia so far. The concert program consists of solo and chamber works created between 1960 and 1976 - each piece has a theatrical component, which is why apart from the standard stage space of the concert hall, this project also requires several set 'scenes' where individual performances are performed. compositions.
The project is supported by the Ministry of Culture and Information of the Republic of Serbia Program: ”MM 51 – a piece of film music” (1976), for solo piano + video projection ”Con voce” (1972), for three performers ”Atem” (1970), for solo wind instrument ”Pas de cinq” (1965), for five actors-musicians ”Sonant” (1960), for guitar, harp, double bass and two membranophone instruments
Concerts: Pančevo “Apollo” Hall in Pančevo in a cooperation with Association “KomunikArt” Novi Sad Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina Belgrade “Cvijeta Zuzorić Art Pavilion” in a cooperation with ULUS
Performers: Nataša Penezić, piano, voice, movement Nenad Marković, trumpet, movement Maja Radovanlija, guitar, movement Milana Zarić, harp, movement Ivan Marjanović and Saša Radulović, percussion Boban Stošić, double bass