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Portrait Furrer

Friday, 8 March 2019 | Herkulessaal der Residenz | 7–10 pm

Introductory talk: 5.45 pm

Beat Furrer (c) David Furrer
Beat Furrer © David Furrer

Beat Furrer [*1954]

Schnee-Szenen [2019]
for two sopranos and orchestra
from the opera “Violetter Schnee” (40 min.)
I. Prolog (Nero su nero)
II. „ne volucri ritu / mit meiner Bratsche trat ich…“
III. Intermezzo
IV. „von Bränden gegen die Kälte“
First performance of the concertante version

First interval (20 min.)

Concerto [2007]
for piano and orchestra (18 min.)

Second interval (30 min.)

Enigma Nr. 1–7 [2006–2015]
for mixed a cappella chorus
First complete performance (45 min.)


Yeree Suh, soprano
Sophia Burgos, soprano
Nicolas Hodges, piano

Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks (Bavarian Radio Chorus)
Yuval Weinberg, chorus rehearsal
Rupert Huber, conductor

Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks (Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra)
Peter Rundel, conductor


Tickets online

via Phone (Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 9 am – 5.30 pm, Wed 9 am – 2 pm): 0800 5900 594 (national) or +49 89 5900 10880 (international).

Personal (Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 9 am – 5.30 pm, Wed 9 am – 2 pm) at the ground floor of the BR tower building (Arnulfstraße 44).

The concert on the radio

BR-KLASSIK is broadcasting this concert on the radio at 20:05 on 22 March 2019.

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