INDUSTRY NEWS
June 2017

The monthly update on business news for professionals in the performing arts and audiovisual industries:
posting new productions, industry previews, calls, deadlines or job ads while connecting coproduction partners, vendors and buyers. Brought to you by the IMZ International Music + Media Centre, the international business network supporting performing arts through audiovisual media.


LOOKING FOR COPRODUCTION

A. Nelsons, D. Trifonov & Wiener Philharmoniker

Unitel

Andris Nelsons, Daniil Trifonov and the Wiener Philharmoniker perform Prokofiev and Shostakovich at the Salzburg Festival.

Alban Berg: Wozzeck

Unitel

Vladimir Jurowski conducts William Kentridge’s production of Wozzeck at the Salzburg Festival featuring Matthias Goerne, Mauro Peter & Asmik Grigorian.

Giuseppe Verdi: Aida

Unitel

Anna Netrebko, Francesco Meli & Ekaterina Semenchuk star in Shirin Neshat’s production of “Aida” at the Salzburg Festival, conducted by Riccardo Muti.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: La clemenza di Tito

Unitel

Teodor Currentzis conducts Peter Sellars’ production of “La clemenza di Tito” at the Salzburg Festival featuring Russell Thomas & Golda Schultz.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Requiem in D minor

Unitel

The Salzburg Festival Debut of Teodor Currentzis & his MusicAeterna featuring Anna Prohaska, Katharina Magiera, Mauro Peter & Tareq Nazmi.

PRODUCTIONS IN THE MAKING

Bach’s Mass in B Minor with Herbert Blomstedt

Accentus Music

The closing concert of the Bachfest Leipzig 2017 with the Gewandhausorchester, the Dresdner Kammerchor and an excellent quartet of soloists.

EuroArts presents Gustavo Dudamel in Berlin

EuroArts Music International

Legends of the Rhine - Gustavo Dudamel & the Berliner Philharmoniker.

La grande danza – Aterballetto in Milan

EuroArts Music International

Aterballetto is the principal producing and touring dance company in Italy, well-known for their ability to shift their style.

Lehár’s The Land of Smiles

Accentus Music

With Piotr Beczala and Julia Kleiter, staged by Andreas Homoki and conducted by Fabio Luisi.

Pierre Boulez – A Life for Music

Poorhouse International

A portrait of Pierre Boulez, musician, composer and astute cultural politician, drawing on interviews and performances from several decades.

NEW PRODUCTIONS

Madama Butterfly at the Royal Opera House

C Major Entertainment

East meets West with devastating consequences in Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier’s production of Puccini’s deeply poignant opera.

Now Distributed by EuroArts: Louisian Museum Music

EuroArts Music International

The Louisiana Museum Music Collection, performed at the famous copenhagen museum, is now distributed by EuroArts!

The painting on the wall – Angelin Preljocaj

Telmondis Distribution

Ballet by Angelin Preljocaj / Music by Nicolas Godin – Creation 2016. From a traditional chinese tale. Piece for 10 dancers.

Yaroslavna at Mariinsky Theatre – World Premiere

Telmondis Distribution

Ballet in three acts by Vladimir Varnava. Music by Boris Tishchenko. Musical Direction by Valery Gergiev.

IMZ INTERNAL NEWS

International Emmy® Awards: Semi Final Judging

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

On 26 June 2017 the IMZ, ORF-Enterprise and Interspot Film will host the 45th Semi Final Judging Round for the International Emmy Awards in Vienna.

Vienna Music Film Festival in Yekaterinburg, Russia I 26 June - 15 July

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

This year already the eight edition of the open-air Vienna Music Film Festival takes place in Yekaterinburg!

IMZ ACADEMY

IMZ Academy: Re-imagining the orchestra for the digital age

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

All speakers of the LSO - London Symphony Orchestra and GSO - Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra have been confirmed! Register now to take advantage of the lower participant fee!

IMZ ACADEMY: RE-IMAGINING OPERA FOR THE DIGITAL AGE

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Registration is now open. Profit from an Early Bird Rate until 1 August 2017!

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OTHER INDUSTRY NEWS

Adam Plachetka Exclusively at Golden Prague 2017

Czech Television

The world famous Czech bass-baritone, Adam Plachetka, will officially open the International Television Festival Golden Prague 2017.

Golden Prague 2017 Partnership Event - Juliette

Czech Television

Beautiful performance of the National Theatre Opera on 29 September will be a partnership event with the 54th Golden Prague Festival.

Golden Prague Call for Entries

Czech Television

Did you shot a film dedicated to music, dance or theatre last year and is it longer than 5 minutes? Golden Prague call for entries is open until June 30!

NAXOS CELEBRATES 30TH ANNIVERSARY

Audiovisual Division / Naxos Deutschland

Naxos 30th Anniversary was celebrated in Munich. Klaus Heymann honored with an ICMA Special Achievement Award.

Toscanini unreleased

RSI – Radiotelevisione Svizzera

In the 150 anniversary since his birth we propose a documentary about the Italian director Arturo Toscanini and his quest for perfection in music.