Leading Finnish composer Sebastian Fagerlund has been announced as the Concertgebouws composer-in-residence for 2016/17 which will see him write a number of new works across the season.
For the full press release (in dutch) visit the Concertgebouws website
Throughout 2016 Fagerlund will also be working on a number of projects including a new orchestral work for spring 2017 commissioned by the Finnish RSO, Gothenburg SO and Galicia SO; and a new opera titled Autumn Sonata based on the film by Ingmar Bergman and commissioned by the Finnish National Opera in Helsinki. The premiere performances will feature Ann Sofie von Otter in the leading role with stage direction by Stephane Braunschweig.
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