06, June 2016

Kaija Saariaho visits Ojai Music Festival

Kaija Saariaho visits the Ojai Music Festival for an exciting concert series including her La Passion de Simone, Sombre, Terrestre, Light and Matter, Nymphéa. Featuring Camilla Hoitenga, Davóne Tines, International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE), Joana Carneiro, Calder [ read more ... ]

21, February 2016

L’Amour de Loin at MET

One of the most highly praised operas of recent years, which had its premiere at the Salzburg Festival in 2000, Kaija Saariaho’s yearning medieval romance L’Amour de Loin, has its Met premiere on December 1. The production is by Robert Lepage, co-produced with [ read more ... ]

15, February 2016

Only the Sound Remains world premiere

Only the Sound Remains - commissioned by Dutch National Opera, Finnish National Opera, Opera de Paris, Teatro Real Madrid and Canadian Opera Company - will be premiered next 15 March at the Dutch National Opera. Team, Cast and Chorus André de Ridder, musical [ read more ... ]

10, February 2016

Kaija Saariaho at Aspen Music Festival

Kaija Saariaho will visit the Aspen Music Festival next summer. Mahan Esfahani will perform Jardin Secret II on 1st August, Jennifer Koh will present a programme including Frises and Graal Théâtre on 3 August. L’Amour de Loin will be the centerpiece of the summer [ read more ... ]

26, January 2016

Kaija Saariaho at Njord Biennale

A new, contemporary music festival has emerged in Copenhagen – the Njord Biennale. The festival which aims to focus on Nordic music, Nordic culture and Nordic artists takes place January 28 – February 1, and the festival composer 2016 is Kaija Saariaho. The [ read more ... ]