Barenboim-Said-Academy Berlin To Open In Autumn
Great News from IMZ Honorary Member Daniel Barenboim! In September, the Barenboim-Said-Academy in Berlin will open its doors and begin training young musicians from the Middle East, invited here on scholarships, in the spirit of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra.
IMZ Board Election 2017-2019 - ONLINE VOTING OPEN NOW!
Don’t miss your chance to vote in the IMZ Board Election! It will only take two minutes, so make sure you have your say! All Full, Affiliate and Associate Members are elegible to vote and have received a complete list of candidates, including a brief CV of each. Voting will be open until 9 September 2016.
Music Filmfestival Rathausplatz, Vienna / Austria
Time flies and here we are already half way through the 26th edition of the Rathausplatz Film Festival! After a very promising opening night celebrating the splendour of opera with Puccini’s La Bohème, August will start with an evening full of legends. Sammy Davis Jr. – Live in Germany and Puccini’s Giannni Schicchi directed by none other than Woody Allen starring Plácido Domingo will guarantee a dazzling musical experience.
Register Now For The IMZ Academy 2016
29-30 September 2016 / Prague, Czech Republic. Register now for the new IMZ Academy edition and receive the early bird rate until 1 September 2016! The new edition of the IMZ Academy focuses on dance, covering all aspects of the visualisation of the art form.
The New IMZ Newsletters
From September 2016, the IMZ introduces a new Newsletter concept providing specific news to those audiences who really care.
New Accentus Release: Vincenzo Bellini – I Capuleti E I Montecchi Opernhaus Zürich
Romeo and Juliet without the balcony scene? A woman who sings the role of Romeo? Vincenzo Bellini’s opera I Capuleti e i Montecchi, which premiered in Venice at the Teatro La Fenice in 1830, is remarkable in many aspects – not only the piece in itself, but also Zurich’s production by Christof Loy, who transfers the 13th century plot from Verona into a Mafia milieu from the 1950s.
Charles Gounod: Roméo Et Juliette
An opera film by Barbara Willis Sweete about the most famous love story of all time. Shakespeare’s lovers never looked and sounded as good as in this romantic film adaptation of Charles Gounod’s beloved opera Roméo et Juliette, starring one of classical music’s most popular and successful couples, Roberto Alagna and Angela Gheorghiu.
Lloyd Newson: DV8 Physical Theatre
Three Dance Works by choreographer Lloyd Newson – first release on Blu-ray Disc: Dead Dreams of Monochrome Men, Strange Fish and Enter Achilles.
Vincent Van Gogh – A Life Devoted To Art
Authorised Van Gogh biography by the Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam. This documentary investigates the complete story of Van Gogh’s life and work: from his childhood in Brabant, through his laborious years of apprenticeship in Nuenen and artistic coming-of-age in Paris to the exhilarating peak of his career in the south of France.
Boris Godunov At Royal Opera House
Bryn Terfel makes the title role of Mussorgsky’s flawed masterpiece his own in a powerful new staging of the rarely seen original version.
ITF Golden Prague 2016
The 53rd edition of the prestigious international television festival is almost upon us...
The Tchaikovsky Files
EuroArts is delighted to announce that The Tchaikovsky Files: Confessions of a Composer was awarded with the ECHO Klassik 2016 in the category Music DVD/Blu-ray Recording (Documentary).
Berlin Live – Special: The Damned
A live concert TV series broadcasted by ARTE across Europe. Berlin live is presenting the live concert of The Damned, the founding fathers of the British punk rock and one of the most influential punk groups.
Berlinale Talents – Call For Entries
Until 1 September 2016, the application for the 2017 edition of Berlinale Talents is open! Berlinale Talents is the festival’s creative networking platform for film and TV drama-series professionals from around the world. It consists of the Summit with master classes and interactive panel discussions as well as various studio programmes and project labs.
... picked from the IMC Music World News Bulletin: Music news from around the world – brought to you by the International Music Council.