ABO 3: Six memos from the Last Millennium

E-Werk Freiburg Eschholzstr.77, Freiburg i.Br., Deutschland

Resonance of the past Six memos for the next millennium was the intended title of a Harvard University lecture series by Italo Calvino. The Italian writer and literary theorist died in 1985 having only completed his notes for five of the six lectures; this material was subsequently compiled and published as a book in 1988 […]

“Schlag 6 im Ensemblehaus!”

Ensemblehaus Freiburg Sch√ľtzenallee 72, Freiburg i.Br., Deutschland

SCHLAG 6 IM ENSEMBLEHAUS is a free, monthly, informal concert format organised by Ensemble Recherche and the Freiburger Barockorchester. Sponsored by the Baden-WuŐąrttembergische Ensemble-Akademie Foundation, programmes and performers are not announced in advance‚ÄĒsimply come and be surprised! All performances start at 6 p.m. sharp. Surprise programme without intermission. Donations are appreciated.

Other Histories @Wittener Tage f√ľr neue Kammermusik

WERK¬įSTADT Jugend- u. Kulturzentrum Mannesmannstra√üe 6, Witten, Deutschland

Music and history, in other words History ‚Äď in the sense of a society‚Äôs collective memory and understanding of the past ‚Äď is constructed based on decisions made by older generations about what is worth preserving (in the form of texts, images, icons, monuments...) and what is not. The authors of these decisions (politicians, archivists, […]

A Song of Salt and Water @Festival Acht Br√ľcken K√∂ln

Get ready to dive into a fascinating world under the sea! As your senses adapt to this new environment, a vibrant ecosystem of marine plants and animals starts to emerge around you. But hold on tight ‚Äď before you know it, it will be time to go even deeper! A Song of Salt and Water […]

Enno Poppe @Festival Acht Br√ľcken K√∂ln

A story many years in the making: Ensemble Recherche is overjoyed to present the world premiere of a large-scale work for seven performers by Enno Poppe (co-commissioned by Ensembles Cikada (Norway) and Explore (UK)) alongside premieres by Taiwanese composer and laureate of the Internationaler Acht BruŐącken Kompositionswettbewerb Po-Chien Liu as well as the iranian composer […]

ABO 4: Other Histories

Ensemblehaus Freiburg Sch√ľtzenallee 72, Freiburg i.Br., Deutschland

Music and history, in other words History ‚Äď in the sense of a society‚Äôs collective memory and understanding of the past ‚Äď is constructed based on decisions made by older generations about what is worth preserving (in the form of texts, images, icons, monuments...) and what is not. The authors of these decisions (politicians, archivists, […]

“Schlag 6 im Ensemblehaus!”

Ensemblehaus Freiburg Sch√ľtzenallee 72, Freiburg i.Br., Deutschland

SCHLAG 6 IM ENSEMBLEHAUS is a free, monthly, informal concert format organised by Ensemble Recherche and the Freiburger Barockorchester. Sponsored by the Baden-WuŐąrttembergische Ensemble-Akademie Foundation, programmes and performers are not announced in advance‚ÄĒsimply come and be surprised! All performances start at 6 p.m. sharp. Surprise programme without intermission. Donations are appreciated.

ABO 5: Performing the Archive

Experimentalstudio Freiburg Kartäuserstraße 45, Freiburg

A deconstruction of the musical heritage Ensemble Recherche and the SWR Experimental Studio have long and illustrious histories. But as L.P. Hartley wrote, ‚Äúthe past is a foreign country; they do things differently there‚ÄĚ. In recent years, Ensemble Recherche has become increasingly engaged in the broader trend of questioning the meaning, relevance and potential burden […]

For Melise – Farewell concert for Melise Mellinger

Ensemblehaus Freiburg Sch√ľtzenallee 72, Freiburg i.Br., Deutschland

A truly exceptional talent with an unwavering passion for new music, but also a personality of profound sincerity, warmth and wit, violinist Melise Mellinger has been a cornerstone of Recherche since the ensemble‚Äôs creation in 1985. In this regard, the contribution that she has made to the culture of contemporary music is almost beyond compare […]