INFERNO, SchumannFest, Tonhalle Düsseldorf, Germany - 6/6/19 @ 20:00
Stockholm Chamber Brass and music by four women: Britta Byström's "Inferno" revolves around the work and character of August Strindberg, "Lingua ignota" about the music and poetry of Hildegard von Bingen and her self-invented language. Karin Rehnquist is the first woman to be appointed to a chair of composition. Cathy Milliken is co-founder of the Ensemble Modern and a sought-after soloist on the oboe.
KARIN REHNQUIST (b1957) - Valv
HILDEGARD VON BINGEN (1098-1179) - Lingua Ignota, Text by von Bingen and Magnus Florin
CATHERINE MILLIKEN - New work (commissioned by the Tonhalle Düsseldorf)
BRITTA BYSTRÖM (b1977) - inferno, Text by August Strindberg in a version by Magnus Florin
THOMAS WITTMANN and TANJA SCHLEIFF - Actors