On the 6th of August, 3 p.m., at the Stiftung Mozarteum, Großer Saal, Salzburg, the Camerata Salzburg conducted by Nuno Coelho da Silva will give the Austrian première of Chant for East Timor – a piece for string orchestra, composed by Luís Tinoco in 1998 as a tribute to those who were fighting to free East Timor from the Indonesian occupation. Chant was then premièred by the Academy Soloists, lead by Clio Gould, at the Royal Academy of Music’s festival Dreams and Reflections, on the 29th January 1999.
The forthcoming performance in Salzburg is featured as part of Nuno Coelho’s recital as Finalist of the Nestlé and Salzburg Festival Conductors Award.
On the 25th of March, 6.00 pm., at Casa da Música’s Sala Suggia, the Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto Casa da Música conducted by Olari Elts will perform the Portuguese première of Frisland – a symphonic work dedicated to the American composer and jazz guitar player Bill Frisell, and written by Luís Tinoco in 2014 for the Seattle Symphony’s project “Sonic Evolution“.
Frisland was premièred at the Benaroya Hall in Seattle by the Seattle Symphony Orchestra conducted by Ludovic Morlot, on the 6th of June 2014. You can listen to an excerpt of this performance following this video here.
The forthcoming concert at Casa da Música, entitled “In the World of Jazz” will also feature works composed by Frank Zappa, John Adams and Mason Bates. Click here to know more about this concert.
Frisland is the first work by Luís Tinoco to be performed during the 2017 Season at Casa da Música, as part of his current connection with this venue as Associated Composer.
On the 18th and the 19th of February, Filipe Quaresma and the Portuguese Symphony Orchestra conducted by Pedro Neves will give the first performance of Luís Tinoco’s most recent work at the Teatro Municipal de Almada and at the Belém Cultural Centre. Cello Concerto, is dedicated to Filipe Quaresma and it was commissioned by the Opart / Teatro Nacional de São Carlos, as part of its Composer in Residence scheme.
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You can listen to this première broadcast on the 26th of July , 9 p.m., at Antena 2 – Reinaldo Francisco’s “Grande Auditório”. Click here to know more.