Peter Eötvös - Composer, Conductor, Professor Adminium CMS Terras sem Sombra International Prize Peter Eötvös was awarded the 2018 Terras sem Sombra International Prize in Arts Center of Sine (Portugal) for the relevant role played in the fields of Music, Composition and Musical Directiron, as well as in the artistical relationship with Portugal. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 11:29:30 GMT Péter Eötvös receives the 2018 Goethe Medal Germany’s Goethe-Insitut makes an annual award for those who ‘have performed outstanding service for the German language and for international cultural relations.’ One of this year’s prize winner is Hungarian composer and conductor Péter Eötvös. From the prize page: ‘With his compositions and interpretations of the works of contemporaries during and after the Cold War, the Hungarian composer and conductor Péter Eötvös advanced a common European musical culture and continues to influence it today.’ Wed, 27 Jun 2018 19:04:37 GMT Eötvös operas / new performances in 2018 Eötvös operas / list of new performances in 2018 Sun, 21 Jan 2018 13:25:37 GMT Prima Primissima Award Prima Primissima Award in Hungary (December 2017) Sun, 7 Jan 2018 14:20:13 GMT New CD at BMC Records Peter Eötvös: Strings quartets "The Sirens Cycle" (2015-16) "Korrespondenz" (1992) Calder Quartet and Audrey Luna, soprano / BMC CD 249 Sun, 1 Oct 2017 12:54:44 GMT Prix de la Fondation Simone et Cino del DUCA Grand Prix - Composition musicale 2016 Foundation Simone et Cino del DUCA award to Peter Eötvös Academie des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France Wed, 16 Nov 2016 17:17:20 GMT New CD at BMC Records Paradise reloaded (Lilith) - opera / BMC CD 226 is available at BMC Records: Wed, 6 Jul 2016 09:15:18 GMT New CD at Alpha-Classics New Eötvös CD: DoReMi, violin concerto (Midori) / Cello concerto grosso, violoncello concerto (Jean-Guihen Queyras)/ Speaking drums, percussion concerto (Martin Grubinger) Mon, 27 Jun 2016 07:20:40 GMT Geijutsu’s Record Academy Award 2015 CD "Concertos" (BMC Records) received the best Contemporary CD from Record Geijutsu’s Record Academy Award 2015. Mon, 1 Feb 2016 13:51:14 GMT Opera performances in 2016 Three sisters in Wiener Staatsoper (March)/ Senza sangue in Gothenburg (April), Avignon (May), Budapest (June), Hamburg (November) / Golden Dragon in Bremerhaven (June), Buxton (July) Sun, 31 Jan 2016 16:01:49 GMT New chamber pieces in 2016 para Paloma (violin solo) / a Call (violin solo) / O rose! (piano solo) / Molto Tranquillo (picc.-afl., Vcl., pno) / 5 Klavierstücke Fri, 1 Jan 2016 17:21:36 GMT New compositions in 2016 Halleluja - Oratorium balbulum, first performance: 30 July, 2016, Salzburg, Austria, Wiener Philharmoniker, Hungarian Radio Choir, cond. Daniel Harding / The sirens cycle - string quartet and soprano, first performance: 1 October, Wigmore Hall London, Calder Quartet, Barbara Hannigan Wed, 30 Dec 2015 10:03:39 GMT Order of Saint Stephen of Hungary Magyar Szent Istvan Rend ("The Order of Saint Stephen" - the highest medal awarded by Hungary) Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:43:18 GMT PARLANDO-RUBATO Peter Eötvös - Pedro Amaral: Parlando-rubato / new book about Eötvös´s operas / Ed. Rózsavölgyi és Társa / Budapest, 2015 (in Hungarian) / Hungarian translation: Júlia Jancsó Tue, 21 Jul 2015 06:03:43 GMT New CD / Concertos New CD / Eötvös: Concertos - "SEVEN" violin concerto (Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, Akiko Suwanai, violin) - "LEVITATION" for two clarinets and string orchestra (BBC Symphony Orchestra, Richard Hosford, John Bradbury, clarinet) - "CAP-CO" piano concerto (Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano) - BMC CD 170 Fri, 16 Jan 2015 17:07:19 GMT New composition LECTURES DIFFÉRENTES / new composition for Habanera saxophone quartet / First performance on 24th February, 2015, Vienne, France Thu, 25 Dec 2014 10:12:36 GMT Royal Flemish Academy membership Eötvös become the member of the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for the Sciences and the Arts. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:05:26 GMT New CD / Harakiri HARAKIRI / new CD / Noh×Contemporary Music / Ryoko Aoki (Noh), Takashi Yamane (clarinets), Satoshi Takeshima (Percussion), ALCD-98 / ALM Records / Kojima Recordings, Inc. Sat, 5 Jul 2014 14:44:51 GMT Honorary Academician at Santa Cecilia The General Assembly of the Active Academicians of Santa Cecilia - formed by Italian most prestigious personalities in the music field - has appointed Peter Eötvös Honorary Academician, a title attributed to non Italian most outstanding musicians and musicologists. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:08:52 GMT New compositions in 2014 New compositions in 2014: DODICI - Berlin Philharmonic Cello Ensemble, Cologne / DA CAPO - Remix Ensemble, Porto / GOLDEN DRAGON, opera - Ensemble Modern, Opera Frankfurt Sun, 2 Mar 2014 17:53:39 GMT ICMA Award 2014 ICMA Award 2014 in CD-Concertos categories: Béla Bartók: Violin Concerto No. 2, Sz 112 – Peter Eötvös: Seven – György Ligeti: Violin Concerto // Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ensemble Modern, Peter Eötvös // Naïve V5285 Wed, 22 Jan 2014 10:52:30 GMT New CD / Kosmos Peter Eötvös: KOSMOS // Sonata per sei / Psalm 151 / Kosmos // Grau Schumacher piano duo, Schlagquartett Köln, Paulo Álvares, keyboard // Wergo Mon, 13 Jan 2014 10:58:54 GMT Opera performances in 2014 PARADISE RELOADED, Budapest / LE BALCON, Paris / GOLDEN DRAGON, Frankfurt / ANGELS IN AMERICA, Wroclaw / LADY SARASHINA, Lisbon / LADY SARASHINA, Budapest Tue, 10 Dec 2013 07:10:12 GMT Grammy award nomination Eötvös CD nomination for Grammy award in the category of ‘Best Classical Instrumental Solo’ Bartók, Eötvös & Ligeti Patricia Kopatchinskaja; Peter Eötvös, conductor (Ensemble Modern & Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra) Label: Naïve Tue, 10 Dec 2013 06:56:42 GMT New CD / Love and Other Demons - opera LOVE AND OTHER DEMONS - opera / Glyndebourne 2008 recording / London Philharmonic Orchestra / The Glyndebourne Chorus / conductor: Vladimir Jurowski / Director: Silviu Purcarete / 2013 Glyndebourne Productions Ltd Thu, 5 Sep 2013 07:08:09 GMT Grammy award nomination Grammy Award nomination in the category Best Choral Performance // "Ligeti: Requiem; Apparitions; San Francisco Polyphony" / Peter Eötvös, conductor (Barbara Hannigan & Susan Parry; WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln; SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart & WDR Rundfunkchor Köln) Tue, 27 Aug 2013 09:29:57 GMT Echo Klassik Musikpreis; Gramophone Award 2013 ECHO Klassik - Deutscher Musikpreis 2013 / "Concerto Recording of the Year (20th/21st century ECHO Klassik - Deutscher Musikpreis 2013 / "Concerto Recording of the Year (20th/21st century music) // Gramophone Award 2013: Recording of the Year: Violin" / Bartók: Violinkonzert Nr. 2./ Ligeti: Violinkonzert / Eötvös: Seven / Artists: Patricia Kopatchinskaja, vl., Ensemble Modern, RSO Frankfurt, Peter Eötvös. cond. / Label: Naive, DDD Wed, 14 Aug 2013 10:06:21 GMT New compositions, world premiere in 2013 DOREMI, 2nd violin concerto (Midori), Los Angeles, Leipzig, London, Paris / SPEAKING DRUMS, percussion concerto, Monte Carlo / PARADISE RELOADED (LILITH), Neue Oper Wien, Vienna Sun, 26 May 2013 06:53:46 GMT Opera performances in 2013 ANGELS IN AMERICA, concert version, January, Los Angeles,USA / THREE SISTERS, March, Zürich, Switzerland / LADY SARASHINA, April, Warsaw, Poland / LOVE AND OTHER DEMONS, June, Bremerhaven, Germany / PARADISE RELOADED (LILITH), October, Vienna, Austria Sun, 26 May 2013 06:40:12 GMT New book / Entretiens autour des cinq premiers opéras de Peter Eötvös New book written by Aurore Rivals / Entretiens autour des cinq premiers opéras de Peter Eötvös / Éditions Aedam Musicae ISBN 978-2-919046-06-5 Thu, 26 Jul 2012 14:19:04 GMT Echo Musikpreis 2012 ECHO Klassik - Deutscher Musikpreis / Choral Recording of the Year (20th/ 21th century) - SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart/Rundfunkchor Köln/WDR Sinfonieorchester/Péter Eötvös - Prizewinner with the album: Ligeti: Requiem, Apparitions, San Francisco Polyphony (BMC Records/Codaex) Wed, 11 Jul 2012 21:04:04 GMT New book / Eötvös´s operas Les Opéras de Peter Eötvös / Entre Orient et Occident /Sous la direction de Márta Grabócz / ISBN: 9782813000903 Sat, 31 Mar 2012 16:12:22 GMT New CD /conducted by Eötvös Friedrich Cerha: Konzert für Schlagzeug und Orchestra / Martin Grubinger percussion / Wiener Philharmoniker / conducted by Peter Eötvös / KAIROS 0013242KAI Sat, 31 Mar 2012 16:09:40 GMT New CD / Levitation New CD / Levitation / Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / ALBA Records, ABCD314 Sat, 31 Mar 2012 16:07:08 GMT New CD / Three sisters THREE SISTERS - opera / Previously released on Deutsche Grammophon in 1999 / BMC CD 190 Sat, 31 Mar 2012 16:01:43 GMT New York Philharmonic commission Peter Eötvös is to be commissioned by the New York Philharmonic to compose a work in honour of Henri Dutilleux - the inaugural recipient of The Marie-Josee Kravis Prize for New Music. Dutilleux has personally nominated Eötvös to share in this award - a prize to be presented every two years, recognising extraordinary artistic endeavour in the field of new music. Mon, 12 Dec 2011 15:00:04 GMT Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik for the new Eötvös CD / Ligeti: Requiem / «German Record Critics’ Award» as a Recording of Exceptional Artistry and selects it as one of the «Quarterly Best» of New Releases for the Fourth Quarter 2011 Tue, 8 Nov 2011 18:30:15 GMT New CD / Carnegie Hall Eötvös conducts Ligeti and Kurtág in Carnegie Hall, New York (BMC CD 162) Fri, 30 Sep 2011 08:20:17 GMT New CD / Ligeti Eötvös conducts Ligeti - Requiem, Apparitions, San Francisco Polyphony (BMC CD 166) Fri, 30 Sep 2011 08:17:09 GMT Golden Lion Award GOLDEN LION AWARD for Lifetime achievement 55th International Contemporary Music Festival Biennale la Venezia 2011 Sun, 3 Jul 2011 11:18:00 GMT Fonogram - Hungarian Music Award for "Ensemble Linea plays Eötvös" CD Tue, 1 Mar 2011 11:46:32 GMT New CD - Ensemble Linea plays Eötvös Sonata per sei, Octet plus, Natasha, Un taxi l'attend, mais..., Erdenklavier-Himmelklavier No.2, Psy, Cadenza BMC Records (BMC CD 175) Fri, 14 Jan 2011 11:48:12 GMT Eötvös' operas in 2010 Radames, Budapest Die Tragödie des Teufels, Munich Three sisters, Munich, Koblenz Angels in America, London Love and Other Demons, Chemnitz, Vilnius, Cologne, Strassbourg, Mulhouse Lady Sarashina, Warsaw Thu, 21 Jan 2010 17:13:34 GMT New CD - As I Crossed a Bridge of Dreams (stereo and 5+1) Eötvös: Mese (5+1) BMC CD 138 Sat, 21 Feb 2009 17:19:34 GMT Composition prize for SEVEN Fondation PRINCE PIERRE DE MONACO "Prix de Composition Musicale" Tue, 21 Oct 2008 16:26:38 GMT Premieres in 2008 Levitation (FRSO, Canaries Festival 13 February) Lady Sarashina (Opera de Lyon 4 March) Konzert für zwei Klaviere (WDR, Cologne, 9 March) Octet (Ensemble Modern, Frankfurt 2 April) Love and Other Demons (Glyndebourne Festival Opera, 10 August) Octet Plus (Ensemble Linea, Strasbourg, 25 September) Mon, 21 Jan 2008 17:27:50 GMT New CD - Konzert für Violoncello und Orch. Cerha: Konzert für Violoncello und Orch. Schreker: Kammersymphonie ECM 1887 Tue, 21 Aug 2007 16:29:30 GMT New CD - CAP-KO Zimmermann: Konzert für Violine und Orchester Smolka: Walden, The Distiller of Celestial Dews Musica Viva / NEOS Thu, 21 Jun 2007 16:30:57 GMT Eötvös member of the Royar Swedish Academy of Music Royal Swedish Academy of Music has elected Peter Eötvös as member Mon, 21 May 2007 16:35:15 GMT Frankfurter Musikpreis 2007 Frankfurter Musikpreis 2007 Peter Eötvös ist 25. Träger des Frankfurter Musikpreises Wed, 21 Mar 2007 17:36:02 GMT NEW CD - Eötvös conducts Stravinsky Le Sacre du Printemps, Mavra BMC CD 118 Tue, 21 Mar 2006 17:38:44 GMT NEW CD - Eötvös conducts Stockhausen Gruppen, Punkte BMC CD 117 Tue, 21 Mar 2006 17:37:23 GMT NEW COMPOSITION - CAP-KO Concerto for Acoustical Piano, Keyboard and Orchestra Munich 26 January Gothenburg 2, 3 February Geneve 15 March Budapest 17 March Amsterdam 24 March Brussels 25 March Paris 22 Maz Sat, 21 Jan 2006 17:56:41 GMT BBC Music Magazine Award Berio Sinfonia, Ekphrasis CD got the BBC Music Magazine Award for Technical Excellence Wed, 11 Jan 2006 18:47:50 GMT New CD - Berio: Sinfonia. Ekphrasis Göteborgs Symfoniker, London Voices Deutsche Grammophon 00289 477 5380 Thu, 21 Jul 2005 17:50:11 GMT New Opera - Angels in America Premiere: 23 November, 2004 Theatre du Chatelet, Paris Performances: 26, 28, 29 November Sun, 3 Oct 2004 17:51:44 GMT Pro Europa Composition Prize Eötvös was awarded Pro Europa Composition Prize Sat, 3 Apr 2004 17:53:13 GMT Scholarship - Internationa Eötvös Institute The International Eötvös Institute offers scholarship for young conductors or composers in the Bartók Seminar and Festival, July, 2004 Sun, 1 Feb 2004 18:56:59 GMT Cannes Classical Award Peter Eötvös was awarded the Cannes Classical Award of "Living Composer" Mon, 26 Jan 2004 19:01:02 GMT Grammy Award Nomination Bartók: Bluebeard's Castle CD, conducted by Eötvös, is nominated for a Grammy Award Sat, 10 Jan 2004 19:02:35 GMT New CD - Intervalles-Intérieurs, Windsequenzen BMC CD 092 Fri, 2 Jan 2004 19:03:51 GMT