Posted on August 8, 2017
Accentus Music is delivering the live video stream of the Lucerne Festival’s opening concert on Friday, August 11th, at 6:30 p.m. The ceremonial act which is going to take place in the KKL Lucerne will be streamed simultaneously open-air at Lucerne’s Inseli Park as well as on Facebook Live. The Lucerne Festival Orchestra and its music director Riccardo Chailly will be performing three symphonic poems by Richard Strauss: Thus Spoke Zarathustra, Death and Transfiguration as well as Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks.
Posted on July 20, 2017
Our documentary about Arvo Pärt, “The Lost Paradise” (directed by Günter Atteln), will be shown at the Lanzarote Visual Music Festival on October 4 and 12 at 9 p.m. The screening will take place at the Centro de Innovación Cultural El Almacén in Arrecife, Calle José Betancort 33.
For more information about “The Lost Paradise” visit the website: adamspassion.de
Posted on July 11, 2017
This year’s concerts from the Rudolstadt Festival, streamed live on Arte Concert by Accentus Music from July 6-9, are still available on the platform. Here are the links to the concerts:
Amy MacDonald (Folk-Pop from Scotland, 30 days available)
Jupiter/Okwess (Afropop/Funk from Congo, 90 days available)
Bears Of Legend (Folk-Pop-Americana from Canada, 90 days available)
Emicida (Hip-Hop from Brazil, 90 days available)
Imarhan (Tuareg Desert-Rock from Algeria, 90 days available)
Toots & The Maytals (Reggae Legends from Jamaica, 90 days available)
Posted on July 4, 2017
Starting from Thursday, July 6, until Sunday, July 9, Accentus Music will deliver the live signal of six concerts from the Rudolstadt Festival 2017. The concerts will be available for live and catch up viewing on the Arte Concert platform here.
Thu, July 6, 21:00 – Amy MacDonald (Folk-Pop from Scotland)
Thu, July 6, 24:00 – Jupiter/Okwess (Afropop/Funk from Congo)
Sat, July 8, 7:30 – Bears Of Legend (Folk-Pop/Americana from Canada)
Sat, July 8, 1:00 – Emicida (Hip-Hop from Brazil)
Sun, July 9, 16:30 – Imarhan (Tuareg Desert-Rock from Algeria)
Sun, July 9, 21:00 – Toots & The Maytals (Reggae Legends from Jamaica)
Posted on June 15, 2017
Every year in late summer some of the best musicians worldwide meet in Israel for The Jerusalem International Chamber Music Festival (JCMF), established by pianist Elena Bashkirova and advocate Yeheskell Beinisch. The highlights of 2016 performed by musicians like András Schiff, Emanuel Pahud, Baiba Skride, and Julian Steckel are still available online on Arte Concert:
Posted on June 1, 2017
The Kulturpalast Dresden was reopened at the end of April after a three-and-a-half-year hiatus for the hall’s reconstruction with two festive concerts performed by the Dresden Philharmonic and the Festspielorchester Dresden. The broadcast of the concert-highlights is still available online until the end of June and will be broadcast again on Arte on June 8th and 14th at 5 am.
Posted on April 27, 2017
After a multiannual construction-phase, the Kulturpalast Dresden, new home of the Dresdner Philharmonie, will be reopened this weekend. Accentus Music provides the live-streams of the ceremonial act on Friday and of the matinee-concert on Sunday – in co-production with ZDF/Arte and in cooperation with Arte Concert.
The program of the ceremonial act, Friday, April 28, 19h (click here for the live-stream on Arte Concert):
Dmitri Shostakovich Festive Ouverture op. 96
Felix Mendelssohn Violin Concerto e-minor op. 64
Franz Schubert Three songs (arr. for baritone and orchestra)
An Sylvia D 891, Pilgerweise D 789 and Tränenregen from „Die schöne Müllerin“ D 795
Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 9 d-minor op. 125, 4th movement (Ode to Joy)
Dresdner Philharmonie, Michael Sanderling (conductor), Julia Fischer (violin), Matthias Goerne (baritone), and others
The program of the matinee-concert on Sunday, April 30, 11h (click here for the live-stream on Arte Concert):
Carl Maria von Weber »Der Freischütz«-Ouverture
Ludwig van Beethoven Triple Concerto C-Dur op.56
Robert Schumann Symphony No. 4 d-minor op.120
Dresdner Festspielorchester, Ivor Bolton (conductor), Nicola Benedetti (violin), Jan Vogler (cello), Alexander Melnikov (piano)
Posted on April 12, 2017
As of today, almost 40.000 people watched our documentary “Zhu Xiao-Mei: Bach ist stärker als Mao” (directed by Paul Smaczny) on Arte Mediathek. This film will be available online until 1st of June.
The documentary tells the story of Zhu Xiao-Mei returning to China as an internationally acclaimed interpreter of Bach’s music, 35 years after leaving her country. The decision to return to China was not easy for her. The wounds of the Cultural Revolution, in which Mao laid waste to the country, laid too deep. Because her family was considered to be “bourgeois” and counterrevolutionary, she became the victim of public denunciations, experienced how musical scores were burned and saw how her teachers were humiliated and driven to suicide.
For more information click here.
Posted on January 12, 2017
Arte Concert will broadcast the concert with Herbert Blomstedt and the Gewandhausorchester playing Beethoven’s 5th Symphony and the Triple Concerto with the outstanding soloists Isabelle Faust (violin), Jean-Guihen Queyras (cello) and Martin Helmchen (piano) live on Friday 13th, 19h55. You will find more information and can watch the concert here.
Posted on December 15, 2016
This Sunday, 18 December, at 23h05, Arte will broadcast Giuseppe Verdi’s Messa da Requiem (Libera Me) premiered on the 3rd of December at the Opernhaus Zurich. In a large-scale co-production by the Zurich Ballet and Opera, the German choreographer and director Christian Spuck brought an overwhelming interpretation of Verdi’s Requiem to the stage.
Fabio Luisi conducts the Philharmonia Zürich, the Opera choir, and the outstanding soloists Krassimira Stoyanova, Veronica Simeoni, Francesco Meli and Georg Zeppenfeld.
A production of Accentus Music in co-production with NHK, Arte G.E.I.E., SSR SRG and SRF, in co-operation with Opernhaus Zürich.