Tenso Days 2014 Mechelen

16-17 May 2014

Tenso Days 2014 in the framework of Festival van Vlaanderen / Mechelen hoort stemmen features concerts of three of the best of our ‘Northern’ choirs. They will bring premieres and classics to the Flemish audiences, as well as a joint concert with a world premiere of  Belgian composer Joris  Blanckaert. Six young composers will join us for the first round of Tenso Young Composers Workshop 2014.

Friday 16 May

Tenso Young Composers Workshop session 1
concert Latvijas Radio Koris: Birman, Esenvalds, Vasks a.o.
Saturday 17 May
14:00 – 15:00
sing with the Latvians
15:30 – 17:00
round table: programming choral music (Leo Samama)
15:30 – 17:00
round table: composing for choir (Joris Blanckaert)
19:00 – 19:30
world premiere Grotesques – Joris Blanckaert
Latvijas Radio Koris, RIAS Kammerchor, DR Vokalensemblet
concert DR Vokalensemblet : Sandström, Nørgård, Rasmussen a.o.
concert RIAS Kammerchor : Zuidam, Henze, Monteverdi
Sunday 18 May
10:00 – 13:00
Tenso Young Composers Workshop session 2

More information can be found on the festival’s website.

Programme booklet