Performances and other news: music by Rozalie Hirs


2014

Performances


New work for string orchestra world premiere
November 27, 2014, 20:15 CET, Donderdagavondserie, Muziekgebouw aan't IJ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Amsterdam Sinfonietta


New work for string quartet and electronic sounds netherlands premiere
November 2014, concert to be announced, November Music, Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Bozzini Quartet/ Quatuor Bozzini


New work for ensemble world premiere
November 2014, concert to be announced, November Music, Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Nieuw Amsterdams Peil (N.A.P.)


Roseherte world premiere of new version for small orchestra
November 6, 2014, 19:00, November Music opening concert
Details on the new arrangement
Philharmonie Zuidnederland


New work for string quartet and electronic sounds world premiere
October 25, 2014, 16:00, Transit Festival, Leuven, Belgium
Bozzini Quartet/ Quatuor Bozzini


article 7 [seven ways to climb a mountain] italian premiere
September 15, 2014, time & location TBA, Summer equinox festival, Toscana, Italy
Fie Schouten (bass clarinet)


article 1 to 3 [the] [aleph] [a]
Bridge of Babel US premiere
May 15, 2014, Recital: works by Boulez, Hirs, Messiaen, and Rosenberger, UCSD Music Department, University of California San Diego, United States
Todd Moellenberg (piano, voice, soundtrack)


article 1 to 3 [the] [aleph] [a]
April 14, 2014, Recital: Language Isolates, UCSD Music Department, University of California San Diego, United States
Todd Moellenberg (piano)


article 7 [seven ways to climb a mountain]
April 13, 2014, afternoon concert, Het Noord-Brabants Museum, 's-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands
Fie Schouten (bass clarinet)


article 7 [seven ways to climb a mountain]
February 16, 2014, 11:00, Bassklarinetten-Konferenz, Grassi Museum, Leipzig, Germany
Fie Schouten (bass clarinet)


Van het wonder is woord
Bridge of Babel
February 5, 2014, 23:15, Gedichtenbal, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Bridge of Babel
January 24, 2014, 20:00, 3durch3 - reike Sprachkunst, Kunsttempel, Kassel, Germany
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)



2013

Performances and news


In state of [war]
December 1, 2013, 16:00, Words Live 4, curated by Toine Horvers
Wallgallery, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Paul Bogaers, Florian Cramer, Cora Schmeiser, Rosie Heinrich, Toine Horvers, Émilie Gallier, Mariëtte Groot, Myriam van Imschoot, Teun de Lange, Gerrit-Jan de Rook, Samuel Vriezen, and B. Zwaal (performers)


In state of [war]
November 30, 2013, 16:00, Words Live 4, curated by Toine Horvers
Wallgallery, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Paul Bogaers, Florian Cramer, Cora Schmeiser, Rosie Heinrich, Toine Horvers, Émilie Gallier, Mariëtte Groot, Myriam van Imschoot, Teun de Lange, Gerrit-Jan de Rook, Samuel Vriezen, and B. Zwaal (performers)


Bridge of Babel
November 29, 2013, 20:00, LCO Soloists Series, curated by Edmund Finnis
Lime Wharf, London, England


In state of [war] world premiere
November 29, 2013, 20:30, Words Live 4, curated by Toine Horvers
Perdu, Kloveniersburgwal 86, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Paul Bogaers, Florian Cramer, Cora Schmeiser, Rosie Heinrich, Toine Horvers, Émilie Gallier, Mariëtte Groot, Myriam van Imschoot, Teun de Lange, Gerrit-Jan de Rook, Samuel Vriezen, and B. Zwaal (performers)


Curvices world premiere
November 23, 2013, 15:00, opening of the permanent installation by Rozalie Hirs (poetry, music), yvan vander sanden (programming), Cox & Grusenmeyer (design), Machiel Spaan (spatial design)
Klankenbos, Musica, Neerpelt, Belgium


Zenit [west]
September 28, 2013, 20:15, Muziekgebouw aan't IJ, Piet Heinkade, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Amsterdam Sinfonietta (string orchestra)


article 6 [six waves] world premiere
September 21, 2013, 20:15, Korzo Theater, Prinsestraat 42, The Hague, The Netherlands
Wiek Hijmans (electric guitar)


who put on my shoes
Family Tree
June 18, 2013, 16:00, Worlds Literature Festival, Norwich Cathedral Hostry, Norwich, England
Rozalie Hirs (voice)


Bridge of Babel
June 8, 2013, 20:00, Poetry on the Road, Theater am Leibnizplatz, Schulstraße 26, Bremen, Germany
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Bridge of Babel
Family Tree
June 1, 2013, 16:00, Poezijos Pavasaris/ Poetry Spring 2013, Ramybé Palanga Cultural Centre, Vytauto str. 35, Palanga, Lithuania
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Bridge of Babel baltic premiere
Pulsars baltic premiere
In LA baltic premiere
May 29, 2013,19:00, Poezijos Pavasaris/ Poetry Spring 2013, Mint Vinetu, Šv. Ignoto st. 16/10, Vilnius, Lithuania
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


article 7 [seven ways to climb a mountain]
April 18, 2013, 20:00, Handmade homegrown series, Theater Dakota, The Hague, The Netherlands
curator Kate Moore
Fie Schouten (bass clarinet)


Ain, Silabar Ain world premiere
March 25, 2013, 20:30, BIMhuis, Muziekgebouw aan't IJ, Amsterdam, Netherlands
David Kweksilber Big Band


Lecture on poetry and music
February 28, 2013, 19:30, Walter Maas Huis/ Huize Gaudeamus, Gerard Doulaan, Bilthoven, Netherlands
Lecture by Rozalie Hirs about her music and poetry, followed by a reception




2012

Performances and news


article 5 [dolphin, curved time] north american premiere
November 30, 2012, San Diego New Music, La Jolla, California, United States
Stephanie Aston (soprano)


article 7 [seven ways to climb a mountain]
November 24, 2012, 19:00, Explosities, Vertigo/ Former Filmmuseum, Vondelpark, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Fie Schouten (bass clarinet)


article 7 [seven ways to climb a mountain]
November 13, 2012, 20:30, Karnatic Lab, De Badcuyp, Eerste Sweelinckstraat 10, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Fie Schouten (bass clarinet)


article 7 [seven ways to climb a mountain]
November 11, 2012, 17:00, November Music, Lutherse Kerk, Verwersstraat 49, Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Fie Schouten (bass clarinet)


article 7 [seven ways to climb a mountain]
November 11, 2012, 14:30, November Music, Lutherse Kerk, Verwersstraat 49, Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Fie Schouten (bass clarinet)


article 7 [seven ways to climb a mountain] for bass clarinet and electronic sounds world premiere
November 11, 2012, 12:30, November Music, Lutherse Kerk, Verwersstraat 49, Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Fie Schouten (bass clarinet)


Meet the composer: Rozalie Hirs
September 22, 2012, 12:00, Meet the composer: Rozalie Hirs - an interview with Krzysztof Kwiatkowski
55. International Festival of Contemporary Music ‘Warsaw Autumn’, Austrian Cultural Forum, Warsaw, Poland


Roseherte polish premiere
September 21, 2012, 19:30, 55. International Festival of Contemporary Music ‘Warsaw Autumn’, Warsaw Philharmonic, Warsaw, Poland
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Pascal Rophé (conductor)


Zenit swiss premiere
September 16, 2012, Moments musicaux III, Aarau, Switzerland
Quatuor Bozzini


Bridge of Babel swedish premiere
March 22, 2012, 20:00, Stanza, Rámus förlaget, Malmö, Sweden
Performances by Eirikur Örn Norddahl, Helena Österlund, and Rozalie Hirs
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


article 4
March 18, 2012, 15:00, Stichting Drie plus Twee, Utrecht, Netherlands
Heleen Hulst (viola)


Bridge of Babel three uk premieres
Pulsars
In LA
March 17, 2012, 15:30-16:30, Rozalie Hirs: words and music, StAnza Poetry Festival, The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, St Andrews, Scotland, UK
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)





2011

Performances


Zenit canadian premiere
November 29, 2011, 20:00, Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur, Montréal, Québec, Canada
Quatuor Bozzini


Zenit uk premiere
November 20, 2011, 14:00, Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, St. Peter's Church, Huddersfield, England
Quatuor Bozzini


Arbre généalogique
November 13, 2011, 14:00, November Music 2011, Verkadefabriek, Den Bosch, Netherlands
Commissioned by Asko/Schönberg Ensemble with financial support of Performing Arts Fund NL
Susan Narucki (soprano), Asko/Schönberg Ensemble and Pierre-André Valade (conductor)
Video of the concert on YouTube



Zenit
November 11, 2011, 12:30, November Music 2011, MC De Toonzaal, Den Bosch, Netherlands
Quatuor Bozzini


Arbre généalogique world premiere
November 10, 2011, 20:15, Donderdagavondserie/ PROMS, Muziekgebouw aan't IJ, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Commissioned by Asko/Schönberg Ensemble with financial support of Fonds Podiumkunsten
Susan Narucki (soprano), Asko/Schönberg Ensemble and Pierre-André Valade (conductor)
Video of the concert on YouTube
Podcast


Sacro Monte
November 9, 2011, 12:30, November Music 2011, MC De Toonzaal, Den Bosch, Netherlands
F.C. Jongbloed


Van het wonder is woord german premiere
Bridge of Babel

October 28, 2011, 20:00 3 durch 3, reihe sprachkunst, Stadtbücherei, Konrad-Adenauer-Strasse 2, Stuttgart, Germany
Curator Friedrich Block, Stiftung Brückner-Kühner, Kassel
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Pulsars german premiere
Bridge of Babel german premiere

October 27, 2011, 20:00 3 durch 3, reihe sprachkunst, Kunsttempel, Kassel, Germany
Curator Friedrich Block, Stiftung Brückner-Kühner, Kassel
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Zenit [north] [east] [south] [west] european premiere
October 18, 2011, De Link, a collaboration with November Music 2011, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Quatuor Bozzini


Venus [morning star]
Venus [invisible]
Venus [evening star]

September 8, 2011, 20:00, Night of the unexpected, Gaudeamus Music Week 2011, Tivoli, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Slagwerk Den Haag (percussion sextet), Clare Gallagher (sound diffusion)


Bridge of Babel
July 16, 2011, 15:30, Performance and lecture by Rozalie Hirs, Watou Arts Festival, Townhall, Watou, Belgium
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


In LA german premiere
June 19, 2011, e.poesie Konzert, Literaturwerkstatt Berlin, Akademie der Künste, Pariser Platz, Berlin, Germany
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Bridge of Babel
March 18, 2011, The Reader, Perdu, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Curved space/ Gekromde ruimte
Poetry pieces I-III
Aan de zon de wereld
Bridge of Babel

February 27, 2011, 20:30, Gekromde ruimte, De Toonzaal, Prins Bernhardstraat 4-6, Den Bosch, Netherlands
Ned McGowan (flute), Tobias Klein (contrabass clarinet), Joost Buis (trombone, lapsteel guitar), Stevko Busch (piano), Robert van Heumen (computer, controllers), Arnold Dooyeweerd (double bass), Rozalie Hirs (voice)
With financial support of the Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds/ Alida Beekhuis Fonds


Bridge of Babel
Pulsars
In LA

January 6, 2011, 20:00, New Media XII: Rozalie Hirs (poetry performance, presentation of multimedia works and listening room), Logos Tetrahedron, Logos Foundation, Bomastraat 28, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtracks, computer)



Other news

Masterclasses at Guildhall School of Music & Drama (E)
November 16-18, 2011, Composition masterclass by Rozalie Hirs
Composition department, Guildhall School of Music & Drama, Barbican, Silk street, London, England


Lecture at Conservatorium van Amsterdam (NL)
November 10, 2011, 14:00-15:30 Lecture by Rozalie Hirs about her work
Componistenforum, Composition department, Conservatorium van Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands


Radio portrait at Radio 4 (NL)
November 5, 2011, 18:00-19:00, Guest: Rozalie Hirs (interview by Mark Brouwers) playlist, Viertakt op zaterdag, Radio Viertakt, The Netherlands
podcast

Jury member for Gaudeamus Award (NL)
September 4-11, 2011, Miguel Azguime, Tadeusz Wielecki, and Rozalie Hirs (jury), Gaudeamus Award 2011, Utrecht, The Netherlands


Broadcast at Concertzender (NL)
June 15, 2011, New Releases: integral broadcast of CD 'Pulsars' (2010): Pulsars, In LA, Bridge of Babel, Concertzender, The Netherlands
June 21, 2011, The Night: integral broadcast of CD 'Pulsars' (2010): Pulsars, In LA, Bridge of Babel, Concertzender, The Netherlands


Lecture at Institute of Sonology, Royal Conservatory (NL)
May 23, 2011, 15:30, Lecture by Rozalie Hirs about her music and compositional techniques
The Masters' Circle, Institute of Sonology, Institute of Sonology, Royal Conservatory, The Hague, The Netherlands


Anthology of electronic music in the Netherlands 1977-2010 (NL)
April 1, 2011, 20:15, Concert/ CD presentation, Orgelpark, Gerard Brandtstraat 26, Amsterdam, Netherlands
The CD contains 'Pulsars' (music, text) by Rozalie Hirs


Lecture at London Metropolitan University (E)
March 23, 2011, 17:45, JCAMD/MTCRG Music seminar: lecture by Rozalie Hirs about her work and compositional techniques
Music & technology, Department of Art, Media and Design, 41-71 Commercial Road, London, England


Masterclasses at Guildhall School of Music & Drama (E)
March 21-23, 2011, Composition masterclass by Rozalie Hirs
Composition department, Guildhall School of Music & Drama, Barbican, Silk street, London, England


Selection for Toonzetters Prize 2011 (NL)
March 7, 2011 Selection of Zenit (2010) by Rozalie Hirs for Toonzetters Prize
Toonzetters, BUMA Cultuur, Hilversum, The Netherlands


Jury member for Gaudeamus Music Week (NL)
February 10-12, 2011, Miguel Azguime, Tadeusz Wielecki, and Rozalie Hirs (jury), Gaudeamus Music Week 2011, Utrecht, The Netherlands





2010

Performances


Bridge of Babel
November 27, 2010, 10:30, 7th Rencontre Européenne de Poésie/ European Reading, BIPVAL Festival, Media Library, Ivry-sur-Seine, Paris, France
November 26, 2010, 20:30, 7th Rencontre Européenne de Poésie/ European Reading, BIPVAL Festival, Théatre Paul Éluard, avenue de Villeneuve Saint-Georges 4, Choisy-le-Roi, Paris, France
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


In LA
Bridge of Babel

November 13, 2010, 20:00, Cineac Sonore, November Music, Filmzaal 4, Verkadefabriek, Boschdijkstraat 45, 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
Jan Panis (sound diffusion)


Pulsars
November 13, 2010, 15:00, Cineac Sonore, November Music, Filmzaal 4, Verkadefabriek, Boschdijkstraat 45, 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
CD presentation and sound diffusion of Pulsars
Jan Panis (sound diffusion)




Bridge of Babel
November 7, 2010, 15:00, Babel festival, festival for contemporary music theatre, Van Ostade theater, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Bridge of Babel
November 6, 2010, 21:00, Babel festival, festival for contemporary music theatre, Restaurant Babylon, Van Woustraat 117-119, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Bridge of Babel first live performance
November 5, 2010, 21:00, Babel festival, festival for contemporary music theatre, Restaurant Babylon, Van Woustraat 117-119, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Zenit [east] european premiere
Zenit [west] european premiere

September 24, 2010, 16:00-18:00, Klank en kleur festival: Confrontaties, AAA Concertgebouw series, Spiegelzaal, Het Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands
A dialogue with Rudi Fuchs, Rozalie Hirs, and Maarten Kloos
Music by Josef Matthias Hauer, Rozalie Hirs, and Arnold Schönberg
Soloists of the Concertgebouw Orchestra


Little whale and the ice
September 16, 2010, 20:15, Harmonium: Dirk Luijmes en de Ererpijs, Orgelpark, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Orchestra De Ereprijs and Wim Boerman (conductor)


Little whale and the ice
August 29, 2010, 17:00, Toonzetters festival, Muziekgebouw aan't IJ, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Orchestra De Ereprijs and Wim Boerman (conductor)


Venus world premiere
June 8, 2010, 16:00, Holland Festival, Bach Pavilion (architecture: Zaha Hadid), Gashouder/Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam, Netherlands
June 8, 2010, 20:30, Holland Festival, Bach Pavilion (architecture: Zaha Hadid), Gashouder/Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Music by Gérard Grisey, Alvin Lucier, James Tenney, Richard Ayres, Abel Paul, and Rozalie Hirs
Commissioned by Slagwerkgroep Den Haag with financial support of the Eduard van Beinum Foundation
Slagwerkgroep Den Haag and Clare Gallagher (sound diffusion)


In LA u.s. premiere
May 8, 2010, 19:00, Agitprop, 2837 University Ave, San Diego, California, USA
Reading series curators K Lorraine Graham, Mark Wallace
With support of a travel fellowship, Fonds Podiumkunsten/ Performing Arts Fund, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


article 4 preview concert
May 3, 2010, 18:00, Forum, MAT/ Media arts and technology, University of California Santa Barbara, United States
Mark Menzies (violin)


Zenit world premiere
May 1, 2010, 20:30, Les espaces acoustiques and beyond: New music after Gérard Grisey, REDCAT, Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theatre, Los Angeles, United States
The Formalist Quartet


Curved space/ Gekromde ruimte
Poetry pieces I-III
Aan de zon de wereld
April 25, 2010, 16:00, Gekromde ruimte, Kunsthuis 13, Velp, Netherlands
Ned McGowan (flute), Tobias Klein (contrabass clarinet), Joost Buis (trombone, lapsteel guitar), Stevko Busch (piano), Robert van Heumen (computer, controllers), Rozemarie Heggen (double bass), Rozalie Hirs (voice)
With financial support of the Prins Bernhardcultuurfonds/ Alida Beekhuisfonds


zichtbaar als zichzelf world premiere
April 18, 2010, 16:00, Finissage, Castrum Peregrini, Herengracht 401, Amsterdam, Netherlands
co-composition Rozalie Hirs, Henk van der Waal
text Henk van der Waal, Zelf worden, Querido, Amsterdam, 2010
Rozalie Hirs (voice), Henk van der Waal (voice)


Little whale and the ice/ Kleine walvis en het ijs world premiere
February 14, 2010, 16:00, Opening concert of the 16th Young composers' Meeting, De Gigant, Apeldoorn, Netherlands
Orchestra De Ereprijs and Wim Boerman (conductor)



Other news

Launch of new webmagazine for contemporary composition (NL)
December 14, 2010, Launch of the new webmagazine The Ear Reader, based in The Netherlands
executive editor Rozalie Hirs
editors Peter Adriaansz, Maarten Altena
associate editors Jan Kuijper, James Helgeson
design Foundland




Masterclasses at Guildhall School of Music & Drama (E)
November 30, 2010 - December 1, 2010, Composition masterclasses with Rozalie Hirs
Rozalie Hirs is visiting professor 2010-2011, Composition department, Guildhall School of Music & Drama, Barbican, Silk street, London, England


Pulsars (NL)
November 13, 2010, 15:00, CD presentation, Cineac Sonore, November Music, Den Bosch, Netherlands
Presentation of portrait CD Pulsars by Rozalie Hirs (electroacoustic music, poetry)
A co-production of Attacca Records and Music Center the Netherlands


Lectures and lessons at Guildhall School of Music & Drama (E)
June 24, 2010 consulation lessons for postgraduate students with Rozalie Hirs
June 23, 2010, 18:00-20:00 (room 210) Open seminar: lecture by Rozalie Hirs about her music
June 23, 2010, 14:00-17:00 (room 224) Postgraduate seminar: lecture by Rozalie Hirs about the work and compositional techniques of Tristan Murail
Composition department,Guildhall School of Music & Drama, Barbican, Silk street, London England


Lecture at UCSD (USA)
May 4, 2010, 18:00-20:00, Focus composers' seminar: lecture by Rozalie Hirs about her music
Music department, University of California San Diego, United States
With support of a travel fellowship, Fonds Podiumkunsten/ Performing Arts Fund, Netherlands


Lecture at UC Santa Barbara (USA)
May 3, 2010, 18:00-19:30, Forum: lecture by Rozalie Hirs about her music
MAT/ Media arts and technology, University of California Santa Barbara, United States
With support of a travel fellowship, Fonds Podiumkunsten/ Performing Arts Fund, Netherlands


Guest composer at CalArts (USA)
April 29, 2010, 20:00, rehearsal of Zenit (music: Rozalie Hirs) by Formalist Quartet, CalArts, United States
May 1, 2010, 20:30, performance of Zenit by Formalist Quartet, REDCAT, Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theatre, Los Angeles, United States
May 7, 2010, 16:10-18:00, lecture by Rozalie Hirs about her music and some spectral techniques, Spectral music seminar by Wolgang von Schweinitz, CalArts, United States
With support of a travel fellowship, Fonds Podiumkunsten/ Performing Arts Fund, Netherlands


Contemporary compositonal techniques and OpenMusic (NL)
January 14, 2010, 14:00-15:30, book presentation of Contemporary compositional techniques and OpenMusic,
Rozalie Hirs, Bob Gilmore (editors), published by IRCAM/ Delatour, France, 2009
On Murail's Le lac and OpenMusic, lecture by Rozalie Hirs, Conservatorium van Amsterdam, Oosterdokskade 151, Amsterdam, Netherlands


Press release [PDF]



2009

Performances


Book of Mirrors
August 30, 2009, 15:00, Toonzetters festival 2009, Muziekgebouw aan't IJ, Amsterdam, Netherlands
live performance with film #23.2 by Joost Rekveld
Asko/Schönberg Ensemble and Clark Rundell (conductor)


Brug van Babel world premiere
June 27, 2009, 16:00, opening party, Android: sound installation by Roel van Timmeren/ILAP - with electro-acoustic compositions by Gerda Geertens, Huba de Graaff, Rozalie Hirs and Mayke Nas, Kinker bridge (corner Kinkerstraat and Tweede Kostverlorenkade), Amsterdam, Netherlands
12-hour a day sound installation June 27 - September 27, 2009


article 0 [transarctic buddha]
May 22, 2009, 20:00, Schwetzinger Festspiele, Rokokotheater, SWR, Stuttgart, Germany
Live aus Schwetzingen: Grenzgänge, live radio transmission, SWR2/ARD, Germany
Johannes Fischer (percussion)


Curved space/ Gekromde ruimte world premiere
Poetry pieces I-III
Aan de zon de wereld
April 5, 2009, 14:00, WortMusik: Curved space, Goethe Institut, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Ned McGowan (flute), Tobias Klein (contrabass clarinet), Joost Buis (trombone, lapsteel guitar), Stevko Busch (piano), Robert van Heumen (computer, controllers), Arnold Dooyeweerd (double bass), Rozalie Hirs (voice)


article 1 to 3 [the] [aleph] [a]
March 18, 2009, 20:00, Women's work series, Renee Weiler Concert Hall, Greenwich House, New York, United States
Jenny Lin (piano)


article 1 to 3 [the] [aleph] [a]
March 8, 2009, 15:00, Concert recital by Jenny Lin, Passaic Library, New Jersey, United States
Jenny Lin (piano)


Poetry pieces I-III
Van het wonder is woord
In LA
Aan de zon, de wereld

March 4, 2009, 20:00, Word Lounge, Het patronaat, Haarlem, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtracks)


article 0 [transarctic buddha]
March 1, 2009, 17:00, Kammermusikreihe im Kirchbergforum, Lollar, Germany
Johannes Fischer (percussion)


Book of Mirrors
February 20, 2009, 20:30, REDCAT, Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theatre, Los Angeles, United States
live performance with film #23.2 by Joost Rekveld
CalArts New Century Players and David Rosenboom (conductor)


Other news

Special guest at Radio Klara, Belgium
July 17, 2009, 17:00-18:00, Culture Magazine La Dolce Vita, Radio Klara, VRT, Brussels, Belgium
Radio interview with Rozalie Hirs on recent work


Perspectives on sound, Austria
May 8, 2009, 13:30, Universität für Musik und Darstellende Kunst, Haydn-Saal, Vienna, Austria
Lecture On Murail's Le lac by Rozalie Hirs, interview with Tristan Murail
Other lectures by Denis Smalley, Tristan Murail, Georg Friedrich Haas, Michael Levinas, Danielle Cohen-Levinas, May 7-9, 2009


Selection for Toonzetters, Netherlands
April 15, 2009, Roseherte for orchestra and electronic sounds is selected for Toonzetters 2009, Buma Cultuur
Jury Lucas Vis (Netherlands), Luca Francesconi (Italy), Graham McKenzie (England), Mark Delaere (Belgium), Bert Palinckx (Netherlands)


Radio portrait: Rozalie Hirs, Belgium
April 8, 2009, 17:00-19:00, Radio Centraal, Antwerp, Belgium
Live streaming two-hour radio portrait of composer/poet Rozalie Hirs by Rudi Claessens: broadcast of Hirs' musical works
Book of Mirrors
Poetry pieces I-III
article 0
Sacro Monte
Roseherte
Van het wonder is woord
Pulsars
;
and live reading by Rudi Claessens of Hirs' poems Levensloop, Wiskunde, [tussen], [jij], [bootje], [albumblad], Dezelfde dingen, Genesis, Orewoet, Amfibisch, Locus, Toverlantaarn




2008

Performances


article 0 [transarctic buddha]
November 18, 2008, 20:00, Debut im Deutschlandradio Kultur, Berliner Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany
live radio transmission, Deutschlandradio Kultur, Germany
Johannes Fischer (percussion)


Roseherte world premiere
November 8, 2008, 20:30, Nederlandse Muziekdagen, Muziekgebouw aan't IJ, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, Micha Hamel (conductor)



article 0 [transarctic buddha]
August 8, 2008, Oberstdorfer Musiksommer, Christuskirche, Oberstdorf, Germany
Johannes Fischer (percussion)


In LA
July 12, 2008, 21:00, Paradiso, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Arnold Marinissen (voice, soundtrack)


Poetry pieces I-III
June 27, 2008, 21:00, Eindfeest voor winnaars, Perdu, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


article 5 [dolphin, curved time]
June 15, 2008, 14:00, Wendingen Festival, Bijbels Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Irene Maessen (soprano)


article 5 [dolphin, curved time]
June 15, 2008, 13:00, Wendingen Festival, Bijbels Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Irene Maessen (soprano)


article 5 [dolphin, curved time]
June 14, 2008, 14:00, Wendingen Festival, Bijbels Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Irene Maessen (soprano)


article 5 [dolphin, curved time] world premiere
June 14, 2008, 13:00, Wendingen Festival, Bijbels Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Irene Maessen (soprano)


Poetry Pieces I-III
June 11, 2008, 20:00, An evening with Robert Gray and Words in here, Aboriginal Art Museum, Utrecht, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


article 4 [map butterfly]
May 26, 2008, 20:00, Musica Nova, Felicia Blumenthal Music Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Carmel Raz (violin)


Poetry pieces III world premiere
May 8, 2008, 20:00, Words in here/Versal launch party, Sugar Factory, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Aan de zon, de wereld
Poetry pieces I-II

April 27, 2008, 16:00, Culturele Peepshow, Perdu, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Poetry pieces I-II world premiere
Aan de zon, de wereld
Van het wonder is woord
In LA

April 26, 2008, 20:00, Zaoem Polypoetry Festival, Minardschouwburg, Ghent, Belgium
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


article 0 [transarctic buddha]
April 23, 2008, Fulda, Germany
Johannes Fischer (percussion)


Aan de zon, de wereld
April 20, 2008, 14:00, Poëziefestival, Landgoed De Overste Hof, Landgraaf, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


article 0 [transarctic buddha]
April 4, 2008, Festival, Conservatorio della Svizzera Italiana, Lugano, Switzerland
Johannes Fischer (percussion)


Aan de zon, de wereld
January 30, 2008, 20:00, Passa Porta, Dansaertstraat 46, Brussels, Belgium
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Other news

California Tour, United States
November 13, 2008, 11:00, Radio interview with Michael Pisaro and Rozalie Hirs, Global village (Thursdays with John Schneider), KPFK 90.7FM, United States
November 17, 2008, 17:00, Lecture by Rozalie Hirs "Contemporary compositional techniques and OpenMusic", UCSD Department of music, San Diego, United States
November 18, 2008, 17:00, Workshop by Rozalie Hirs "Contemporary compositional techniques and OpenMusic", UCSD Department of music, San Diego, Unites States


Young composers' meeting, Apeldoorn, Netherlands
February 17-22, 2008, 14th Young composers' meeting, Apeldoorn, Netherlands
Chair Louis Andriessen
Directors Richard Ayres, Michaël Daugherty, Rozalie Hirs and Martijn Padding
The Young composers' meeting is an initiative of Orchestra De Ereprijs and Gaudeamus




2007

Performances


Aan de zon, de wereld
Van het wonder is woord

December 9, 2007, 20:30, Dichtersdinsdag, De kring, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Aan de zon, de wereld
In LA
Van het wonder is woord
Pulsars part IV

September 30, 2007, 16:00, Mona Lisa, Cameleon, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Sacro Monte
September 15, 2007, 20:00, Driekönigskirche, Dresden, Germany
Ensemble Courage, Titus Engel (conductor)


Aan de zon, de wereld
August 9, 2007, 21:00, Les nuits d'été, LUX, Nijmegen, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Vlinders gras
May 15, 2007, 20:30, De Badcuyp, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Jackson Mac Low band (male voices)


Vlinders gras world premiere
May 12, 2007, 16:00, Tolhuistuin Festival, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Jackson Mac Low band (male voices)


Sacro Monte
April 10, 2007, 19:00, Konsertti Aboa Nova III, Sigyn-sali, Turku Music Academy, Finland
Musiikkiakatemia NYTT! Ensemble, Erkki Lahesmaa (conductor)


In LA
March 18, 2007, 16:00, Opening concert of the exhibition Rompebaceza, Vishal, Haarlem, Netherlands
Arnold Marinissen (voice, soundtrack)


Zenit, uur nul
March 6, 2007, 20:00, The soul awakens, Logos Foundation, Ghent, Belgium
Zephyr Kwartet (string quartet)


In LA world premiere of new version for male voice
March 1, 2007, 21:00, Sang love songs, Toonzaal, Den Bosch, Netherlands
Arnold Marinissen (voice, soundtrack)


Zenit, uur nul
February 28, 2007, 20:30, The soul awakens, Bethaniënklooster, Barndesteeg 6B, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Zephyr Kwartet (string quartet)


Zenit, uur nul
February 18, 2007, 16:00, The soul awakens, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, Netherlands
Zephyr Kwartet (string quartet)


Source of blue/ Bron van blauw
February 17, 2007, 19:15, Red White and Blues, Muziekcentrum Vredenburg, Utrecht, Netherlands
Marcel Worms (piano, voice)


Zenit, uur nul world premiere
February 11, 2007, 14:30, The soul awakens: works by Scelsi, Radulescu, Vivier and Hirs, Museum De Pont, Tilburg, Netherlands
Zephyr Kwartet (string quartet)


Other news

Recommended work at IREM, Lisbon, Portugal
December 20, 2007: Pulsars (music, text, voice Rozalie Hirs) receives the predicate 'Recommended work'
11th International Rostrum of Electroacoustic Music (IREM/ UNESCO), Lisbon, Portugal


Platonic ID
June 27, 2007, CD release Attacca Records, Amsterdam, Netherlands






2006

Performances


Aan de zon, de wereld
In LA

November 18, 2006, 15:00, Salon 390/Wendingen, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


article 1 to 3 [the] [aleph] [a]
November 5, 2006, 16:00, Piano Amsterdam, Goethe-Institut, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Dante Boon (piano)


Aan de zon, de wereld
November 5, 2006, 16:00, Piano Amsterdam, Goethe-Institut, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack), Stevko Busch (piano), Joost Buis (trombone), Tobias Klein (bass clarinet), Arnold Dooyeweerd (double bass)


Platonic ID
September 5, 2006, Gaudeamus Muziekweek, Muziekgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Asko Ensemble and Bas Wiegers (conductor)


Aan de zon, de wereld
July 27, 2006, 15:00, Dichters in de Prinsentuin, Groningen, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Aan de zon, de wereld world premiere
June 24, 2006, 5:00, Summer solstice festival, Phillip Morris Observatorium, Lelystad, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Pulsars world premiere
May 23, 2006, 23:02, Café Sonore, VPRO radio, Hilversum, Netherlands


In LA
Van het wonder is woord
Pulsars part IV
May 19, 2006, 20:00, Defense of the free word, International festival More than words, De Balie, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


article 1 to 3 [the] [aleph] [a]
May 14, 2006, 15:00, Recital Dante Boon, Mellotone studios, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Dante Boon (piano)


Source of blue/ Bron van blauw
March 30, 2006, 10:00, Red White and Blues, Music academy, Skopje, Macedonia
Marcel Worms (piano, voice)


Platonic ID world premiere of new version for chamber orchestra
March 19, 2006, Prague Premieres concert series, Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic
Prague Philharmonia and Michel Swierczewski (conductor)




2005

Performances



article 4 [map butterfly]
November 28, 2005, 13:10, Studio 3, Dartington College of Arts, England
Elisabeth Smalt (viola)


article 4 [map butterfly] world premiere of new version for viola
October 15, 2005, 20:00, UK MicroFest 1, riverhouse, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England
Elisabeth Smalt (viola)


Van het wonder is woord world premiere
October 15, 2005, 17:00, Dicht aan het IJ, Loods 6/Stichting Perdu, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


Source of blue/ Bron van blauw world premiere
October 15, 2005, 15:00, New blues for piano, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Marcel Worms (piano, voice)


In LA world premiere
May 27, 2005, 20:30, Performance Notes, Perdu, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Rozalie Hirs (voice, soundtrack)


article 1 to 3 [the] [aleph] [a]
May 9, 2005, 20:30, Hungarian Academy, Rome, Italy
Dante Boon (piano)


article 1 to 3 [the] [aleph] [a]
May 8, 2005, 20:00, Accademia Kandinsky, Avellino, Italy
Dante Boon (piano)


article 1 to 3 [the] [aleph] [a]
May 7, 2005, 18:30, Castel del Sasso, Cerveteri, Italy
Dante Boon (piano)


article 1 to 3 [the] [aleph] [a]
Arpil 15, 2005, 15:30, ISCM, Miami, United States
Dante Boon formerly know as Dante Oei (piano)


Platonic ID world premiere
February 23, 2005, 20:15, Tijdgenoten, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Asko Ensemble, Bas Wiegers (conductor)



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