Dai Fujikura: WP of Akiko's Piano in Hiroshima

In our video, composer Dai Fujikura introduces his concerto "Akiko's Piano" and the very special story that inspired him. The world premier takes place on August 5th, 2020 at ”An Evening of Peace Concert” held by Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra as a commemoration to the 75th anniversary of Hiroshima's atomic bombing tragedy.
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Haas receives Franco Abbiati Music Critics Award 2020

Georg Friedrich Haas has received the Franco Abbiati Music Critics Award 2020 for Musiche per Matera. We took a look back at the event together with Giovanni Pompeo, the project’s mastermind and artistic director of LAMS (Laboratorio Arte Musica e Spettacolo).
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Italian Summer Music Festivals Get the Green Light

After the interruption of live performances due to the Coronavirus pandemic, opera is set to make a comeback in Italy.
The following festivals will be offering programs that feature works from the Casa Ricordi catalogue.
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Pagh-Paan: WP and the Berlin Art Prize 2020

Younghi Pagh-Paan receives the Grosser Berliner Kunstpreis (Berlin Art Prize) 2020. Honoring the composer, the KNM Berlin performs a selection of Pagh-Paan’s works including a new piece for soprano and viola. The portrait concert will be streamed live by Deutschlandfunk Kultur.
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