Schedule

2017

January

10 January 2017
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Theatre Sir James Dunn
Moussa: Intermezzo
Symphony Nova Scotia / Brian Current, conductor
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February

1 February 2017
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Roy Thomson Hall
Moussa: A Globe Itself Infolding
Toronto Symphony Orchestra / Stéphane Denève, conductor
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2 February 2017
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Roy Thomson Hall
Moussa: A Globe Itself Infolding
Toronto Symphony Orchestra / Stéphane Denève, conductor
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March

26 March 2017
Québec, Québec, Canada
Grand théâtre
Moussa: Crimson – North-American première
Orchestre symphonique de Québec / Fabien Gabel, conductor
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28 March 2017
Paris, France
Ahania’s Lament for soprano and piano (2012)
Beate Mordal, soprano / Nicolas Royez, piano
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31 March 2017
Martingues, France
Ahania’s Lament for soprano and piano (2012)
Beate Mordal, soprano / Nicolas Royez, piano
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May

24 May 2017
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Koerner Hall
Moussa: Kammerkonzert
Canadian Opera Company Orchestra / Johannes Debus, conductor
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30 May 2017
Montréal, Québec, Canada
Maison symphonique / Place des arts
OSM Ball
Moussa: Symphony No.1 “Concordia”- Pre-World première
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal / Kent Nagano, conductor
Staging: Moment Factory
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31 May 2017
Montréal, Québec, Canada
Maison symphonique / Place des arts
Moussa: Symphony No.1 “Concordia”- World première
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal / Kent Nagano, conductor
Staging: Moment Factory
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June

1 June 2017
Montréal, Québec, Canada
Maison symphonique / Place des arts
Moussa: Symphony No.1 “Concordia”
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal / Kent Nagano, conductor
Staging: Moment Factory
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2 June 2017
Montréal, Québec, Canada
Maison symphonique / Place des arts
Moussa: Symphony No.1 “Concordia”
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal / Kent Nagano, conductor
Staging: Moment Factory
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July

1 July 2017
Joliette, Québec, Canada
Amphitéâtre Fernand-Lindsay
Moussa: A Globe Itself Infolding
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal / Kent Nagano, conductor
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11 July 2017
Aix-en-Provence, France
Théâtre du jeu de paume
Aix-en-Provence Festival
Ahania’s Lament for soprano and piano (2012)
Beate Mordal, soprano / Nicolas Royez, piano
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17 July 2017
Rendsburg-Büdelsdorf / NordArt
Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival
Ceremony for the Hindemith Prize 2017
Moussa: String Quartet
Quatuor Diotima
Laudator: Christoph Eschenbach
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September

21 September 2017
Dallas, Texas, USA
Moussa: A Globe Itself Infolding
Dallas Symphony Orchestra / Hannu Lintu, conductor
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22 September 2017
Dallas, Texas, USA
Moussa: A Globe Itself Infolding
Dallas Symphony Orchestra / Hannu Lintu, conductor
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23 September 2017
Dallas, Texas, USA
Moussa: A Globe Itself Infolding
Dallas Symphony Orchestra / Hannu Lintu, conductor
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24 September 2017
Dallas, Texas, USA
Moussa: A Globe Itself Infolding
Dallas Symphony Orchestra / Hannu Lintu, conductor
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October

17 October 2017
Montréal, Québec, Canada
Maison symphonique / Place des arts
Moussa: A Globe Itself Infolding
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal / Kent Nagano, conductor
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18 October 2017
TBA
Moussa: A Globe Itself Infolding
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal / Kent Nagano, conductor

20 October 2017
TBA
Moussa: [new work] for piano and orchestra – World première
Tzimon Barto, piano

29 October 2017
Ahrenshoop, Germany
Kuenstlerhaus Lukas
TBA
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November

7 November 2017
Mougins, France
Scène 55
Ahania’s Lament for soprano and piano (2012)
Beate Mordal, soprano / Nicolas Royez, piano

8 November 2017
Lille, France
Opéra
Ahania’s Lament for soprano and piano (2012)
Beate Mordal, soprano / Nicolas Royez, piano

19 November 2017
Québec, Québec, Canada
Grand Théâtre de Québec
Moussa: Nocturne
Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No.1
Mozart: Masonic Funeral Music, K.477
Beethoven: Symphony No.5
Orchestre symphonique de Québec / Pavel Gomziakov, violoncello / Samy Moussa, conductor
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2018

April

20 April 2018
Montréal, Québec, Canada
Maison symphonique / Place des arts
Moussa: Concerto for String Quartet and Orchestra – World première
Orchestre métropolitain / Nicholas Carter, conductor / Molinari Quartet
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June

24 June 2018
Munich, Germany
St. Michael / Gottesdienst
Bavarian State Opera / Festspiel
Moussa: [new work] for 8 french horns [each plays also a tuned gong] – Pre-World première
Munich Opera Horns / Samy Moussa, conductor
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July

6 July 2018
Munich, Germany
Herz-Jesu-Kirche
Bavarian State Opera / Festspiel
Mozart: Masonic Funeral Music, K.477
Moussa: [new work] for 8 french horns [each plays also a tuned gong] – World première
Wagner: Siegfried-Idyll
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.1 in F, BWV 1046
Bayerisches Staatsorchester / Munich Opera Horns / Samy Moussa, conductor
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2012

January

6 January 2012

Sarreguemines, Lorraine, France
Casino’s Auditorium
Performance of À l’assaut des jardins for piano (2011) – French première

February

27 February 2012

Munich, Germany
Bayerische Akademie der Schönen Künste
(Bavarian Academy of Fine Arts)

Samy Moussa conducts the INDEX Ensemble
with the complete work Anamorphoses by Johannes Schöllhorn. – World première
Concert recorded by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (Bavarian Radio)
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March

1 – 5 March 2012

Fondazione culturale San Fedele, Milan

May

22 – 28 May 2012
Fondazione culturale San Fedele, Milan
Recording sessions

23 May 2012
Milan, Italy
Trio Magritte
Performance of Trio Volante for violin, violoncello and piano – World première
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July

4 July 2012
Munich, Germany
Klaus-Peter Werani, Viola
Performance of Grids and Curve II for Viola
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14 July 2012
Edenkoben, Germany
Arditti String Quartet
Performance of String Quartet – World première
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15 July 2012
Darmstadt, Germany
Arditti String Quartet
Performance of String Quartet
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25 July 2012
Ljubljana, Slovenia
Philharmonic Hall
Maribor International Orchestra
Dvorak: Symphony No.8 in G major, Op. 88
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August

20 – 27 August 2012
Lucerne, Switzerland
Conducting masterclass with Peter Eötvös

Ives: Symphony No.4
Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra

25 August 2012
Lucerne, Switzerland
Luzerner Saal, KKL

Ives: Symphony No.4 – World première of the new edition by Thomas M. Brodhead
Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra
Collegium Vocale zu Franziskanern Luzern
molto cantabile
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Septembre

1 – 8 Septembre 2012
Lucerne, Switzerland
Conducting masterclass with Pierre Boulez

Schönberg: Erwartung, Op. 17
Manoury: Sound and Fury
Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra

Deborah Polaski, Soprano

6 Septembre 2012
Lucerne, Switzerland
Luzerner Saal, KKL
Manoury: Sound and Fury
Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra
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8 Septembre 2012
Alte Oper Frankfurt / Albert Mangelsdorff Foyer
Frankfurt, Germany

Performance of Ahania’s Lament for soprano and piano – World première

Marisol Montalvo, soprano; Emanuele Torquati, Klavier
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October

26 October 2012
Munich, Germany
Münchner Künstlerhaus am Lenbachplatz
Performance of Trio Volante for violin, violoncello and piano – German première
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November

28 November 2012

Munich, Germany
Münchner Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film
Prize ceremony from the Bavarian Ministry of Culture
Samy Moussa conducts the INDEX Ensemble

Terry Riley: In C (1964)
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December

8 December 2012

Munich, Germany
Kulturpavillon am Romanplatz
DOCTOR MOREAU / INDEX Ensemble / Samy Moussa, synthesiser

Performance of time machine for 10 obbligato instruments, electronics and video installation – World première
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2013

March

4 – 8 March
Vienna, Austria
CD production / Studio recording
ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien / Samy Moussa, conductor

21 March
Strasbourg, France
Cité de la musique
Performance of Fragment sur l’Orestie / Armand Angster, conductor

May

19 May
Munich, Germany
Seidlvilla
Performance of Grids and Curve II
Klaus-Peter Werani, viola
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June

4 June
Munich, Germany
Prinzregententheater
Prize ceremony from the Ernst von Siemens Musik Stiftung
Performance of Kammerkonzert (2006)
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks / NN, conductor

July

7 July
Bad Kissingen, Germany
Kissinger Sommer
Regentenbau / Rossini-Saal
Performance of Frammenti dolorosi et amorosi for mezzo-soprano and piano – World première
Olivia Vermeulen, mezzo / Axel Bauni, piano

July

22 July 2013
Ljubljana, Slovenia
Philharmonic Hall
Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra
Maribor International Orchestra / Samy Moussa, conductor
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September

15 September 2013
Regensburg, Germany
Performance of an excerpt from Vastation
Regensburg Philharmonic Orchestra
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October

18 October 2013
Paris, France
Cité de la musique
Performance of Kammerkonzert (2006) – French première
Ensemble Intercontemporain / Peter Rundel, conductor
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24 October 2013
Toronto, Canada
Performance of Gegenschein: Etude No.3 for large orchestra (2009) and
Zodiakallicht: Etude No.4 for large orchestra (2009)
Orchestra: Esprit Orchestra / Alex Pauk, conductor
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30 October 2013
Dublin, Ireland
Trinity College
Performance of À l’assaut des jardins (2011)
Emanuele Torquati, piano
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November

21 November 2013
Munich, Germany
Press conference
Münchener Biennale
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25-26 November 2013
Berlin, Germany
GegenscheinZodiakallicht and Cyclus
Recording sessions
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin / Kent Nagano, conductor
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28 November 2013
Halle (Saale), Germany
Program TBA
Staatskapelle Halle / Albrecht Mayer, Oboe / Ragna Schirmer, Piano
Samy Moussa, conductor
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2014

January

16 January 2014
Berlin, Germany
Salon Christophori
Performance of À l’assaut des jardins (2011)
Matthieu Stepec, piano
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26 January 2014
Toronto, Canada
Intermezzo for orchestra (2013-14) – World première
Also on the program, works by Peter Ruzicka, Unsuk Chin, etc.
Orchestra: Esprit Orchestra Toronto / Samy Moussa, conductor
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February

16 January 2014
Berlin, Germany
UDK  Berlin – Kammersaal der Fasanenstrasse 1B
Performance of Trio volante (2012)
Matthieu Stepec, piano / Richard Soldan, violin / Johannes Severin, cello

May

8 and 9 May 2014
Munich, Germany
Gasteig
Vastation an opera in three acts – World première
Regensburg Philharmonic Orchestra / Christine Mielitz, Stage director / Samy Moussa, conductor
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9 and 10 May 2014
Munich, Germany
Symposium “Vor der Musik zum Theater – vom Theater zur Musik”
Samy Moussa et al., speaker
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17, 20 and 30 May 2014
Regensburg, Germany
Theater am Bismarckplatz
Vastation an opera in three acts
Regensburg Philharmonic Orchestra / Christine Mielitz, Stage director / Samy Moussa, conductor (except May 30th)
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17 May 2014
Montreal, Canada
Centre des arts Crowley
Performance of Kammerkonzert (2006)
Orchestre 21 / Paolo Bellomia, conductor

27 May 2014
Montreal, Canada
Maison symphonique / Place des arts
A Globe Itself Infolding for organ and orchestra (2014) / Open rehearsal
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal / Jean-Willy Kunz, Organ / Kent Nagano, conductor
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29 May 2014
Montreal, Canada
Maison symphonique / Place des arts
A Globe Itself Infolding for organ and orchestra (2014) – World première
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal / Jean-Willy Kunz, Organ / Kent Nagano, conductor
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June

1 June 2014
Montreal, Canada
Maison symphonique / Place des arts
A Globe Itself Infolding for organ and orchestra (2014)
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal / Jean-Willy Kunz, Organ / Kent Nagano, conductor
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1, 17 and 22 June 2014
Regensburg, Germany
Theater am Bismarckplatz
Vastation an opera in three acts
Regensburg Philharmonic Orchestra / Christine Mielitz, Stage director / Samy Moussa, conductor (except June 1st)
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July

3, 9, 14 and 18 July 2014
Regensburg, Germany
Theater am Bismarckplatz
Vastation an opera in three acts
Regensburg Philharmonic Orchestra / Christine Mielitz, Stage director / Samy Moussa, conductor
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September

5 Septembre 2014
Lucerne, Switzerland
Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra
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2015

February

17 February 2015
Montreal, Canada
Maison symphonique / Place des arts
Nocturne for orchestra (2014) – World première
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal / Kent Nagano, conductor
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Live VIDEO streaming available

18 February 2015
Montreal, Canada
Maison symphonique / Place des arts
Nocturne for orchestra (2014)
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal / Kent Nagano, conductor
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March

20 March 2015
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Splendor Amsterdam
Frammenti dolorosi et amorosi (2012) – Dutch premiere
Helena Rasker, contralto / Simon Lepper, piano
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22 March 2015
Leiden, Netherlands
Splendor Amsterdam
Frammenti dolorosi et amorosi (2012)
Helena Rasker, contralto / Simon Lepper, piano
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April

17-19 March 2015
Guadalajara, Mexico
Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra
Composition competition: Jury member
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May

13 May 2015
Toronto, Canada
Roy Thomson Hall
Nocturne for orchestra (2014)
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal / Kent Nagano, conductor
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29 May 2015
Vienna, Austria
Joseph Haydn Hall of the Music University
Rondeau for ensemble (2009) – Austrian premiere
Ensemble Reconsil / Roland Freisitzer, conductor
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July

10 July 2015
Aix-en-Provence, France
The Sick Rose for voice and piano (2015) – World premiere
Benjamin Alunni, tenor / Nicolas Royez, piano
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16 July 2015
Aix-en-Provence, France
Ahania’s Lament for voice and piano (2012)

August

23 August 2015
Lucerne, Switzerland
KKL Concert Hall
Moussa: Crimson for large orchestra (2015) – World premiere
Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra / Julien Leroy, conductor
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October

17 October 2015
Berlin, Germany
Nikodemus-Kirche
Moussa: Frammenti dolorosi et amorosi (2013)
Katharina Thomas, mezzo-soprano / Axel Bauni, piano
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26 October 2015
Davis, California, USA
Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts
Moussa: Six notes pour Pascal (2015)
Anssi Karttunen, violoncello
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November

5 November 2015
Dessau, Germany
Anhaltischen Theater
Schlünz: Flammenschrift
Dukas: L’apprenti sorcier
Connesson: Piano Concerto “The Shining One”
Stravinsky: Petruschka (version 1947)
Anhaltische Philharmonie / Samy Moussa, conductor

6 November 2015
Dessau, Germany
Anhaltischen Theater
Schlünz: Flammenschrift
Dukas: L’apprenti sorcier
Connesson: Piano Concerto “The Shining One”
Stravinsky: Petruschka (version 1947)
Anhaltische Philharmonie / Samy Moussa, conductor

2016

January

16 January 2016
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Mercury Lounge
Moussa: String Quartet – Canadian premiere
Members of the National Arts Centre Orchestra
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April

10 April 2016
Gatineau, Québec, Canada
Conservatoire de musique de Gatineau
Moussa: String Quartet
Ensemble Prisme
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18 April 2016
New York, NY, USA
Spectrum
Moussa: Grids and Curve II for viola – US premiere
Klaus-Peter Werani, viola
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July

16 July 2016
Ingolstadt, Germany
Stadttheater, Festsaal
Moussa: Melancholy’s Attributes for double chorus with optional horn – World premiere
Audi Jugendchorakademie / Isaak Seidenberg, horn / Kent Nagano, conductor
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September

3 September 2016
Hamburg, Germany
Laeiszhalle, Kleiner Saal
Moussa: Melancholy’s Attributes for double chorus with optional horn
Audi Jugendchorakademie / Isaak Seidenberg, horn / Kent Nagano, conductor
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October

2 October 2016
Edmonton, Canada
Holy Trinity Anglican Church
Moussa: A l’assaut des jardins (Mov. I and III)
Sarah Hoyt, piano
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