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Forthcoming Commissions and  Performances

Major Performances

The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra
The New York Philharmonic Orchestra
The BBC Symphony Orchestra
The Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
Der Norddeutsche Rundfunk Orchester und Chor
Das Kolner Rundfunk Sinfonie Orchester
The Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
The Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
The Munich Chamber Orchestra
The London Sinfonietta
The Amsterdam Sinfonietta
The Roma RAI Orchestra
The Juilliard Ensemble
The Arditti Quartet

Performances in Festivals

BBC Proms Festival 2010 - London, England
The World Music Days 1994, Stockholm, Sweden
The World Music Days, 1997, Seoul, Korea
The World Music Days 2003, Ljiubljana, Slovenia
The World Music Days 2004, Lugano, Switzerland
Monchener Biennale, Munich, Germany
The Horizons Festival, New York, U.S.A.
The Schleswig Holstein Music Festival, Germany
The Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
Aspen Festival, Colorado, U.S.A.
Gaudeamus Music Week, Amsterdam, Holland
The Israeli Festival, Jerusalem, Israel
The Berlin Film Festival, Germany
The Jerusalem International Festival for Chamber Music

Public Performances

February 1st, 2019  //  Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, USA

2019 Focus Festival: On the Air!

Tenuot for orchestra (WDR commission)​

A Salute to 75 Years of International Radio Commissioning

Juilliard Orchestra

Conductor: Anne Manson

February 1st, 2019  //  Salle des concerts-Cite' de la musique, Paris, France

Berio+week-end festival

L'Orfeo-Berio, transcription of Monteverdi's opera L'Orfeo by Maurizio Dini Ciacci, Luca Francesconi, Betty Olivero, Francesco Pisanu

Contractor: Maurizio Dini Ciacci

Orchestre Philharmonie de Paris

https://philharmoniedeparis.fr/en/activity/spectacle/19496-lorfeo-berio >>

May 30th, 31th 2018  //  Tel-Aviv Museum, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Adagio for chamber orchestra

Conductor: Ariel Zuckerman

Israel Chamber Orchestra

May 10th, 2018  //  The Felicja Blumental Music Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Juego de Siempre for female voice & seven players

Soprano: Esti Kenan Ofri

Conductor: Ariel Zuckerman

Israel Chamber Orchestra

 

May 10th 2018  //  The Felicja Blumental Music Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras & magnetic tape

Viola: Nimrod Guez

Conductor: Ariel Zuckerman

Israel Chamber Orchestra

 

April 27th, 2018  //  Tzavta, Tel-Aviv, Israel

On Water, Wind and Bells for solo piano

Piano: Ofra Yitzhaki

January 6th, 2018  //  Israel Conservatory of Music, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Israeli Chamber Project

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and cello

Clarinet: Tibi Cziger 
Piano: Yael Kareth
Violin: Daniel Bard
Cello: Michal Korman

October 19th, 2017  //  Thüringer Tage der jüdisch-israelischen Kultur, Erfurt, Germany

Der Golem, live music for the silent film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

Clarinet: Helmut Eisel

Philharmonic Orchestra Erfurt

Conductor: Gunter A. Buchwald

https://www.theater-erfurt.de/Programm/Alle-Stuecke/Der-Golem-Wie-er-in-die-Welt-kam.html >>

September 2nd, 2017  //  The Jerusalem International Chamber Music Festival, YMCA, Jerusalem, Israel

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin & cello

Clarinet: Shirley Brill

Piano: Einav Yarden

Violin: Alexander Sitkovetsky

Cello: Tim Park 

May 24th, 2017  //  Music of Remembrance S.F Conservatory of Music ,San Francisco, USA

Der Golem,Zeks Yiddishe Lider Und Tantz for Clarinet and string Quartet

Clarinet: Laura DeLuca

Violins: Mikhail Shmidt

Natasha Bazhanov

Viola: Susan Gulkis Assadi

Cello:Walter Gray

https://www.sfcv.org/music-news/new-music-from-composer-mary-kouyoumdjian-featured-at-music-of-remembrance-concert >>

*** World Premier ***

May 4th, 2017  //  The 15th Arthur Rubinstein, International Piano Master Competition, Tel-Aviv Museum, Tel-Aviv, Israel

On Water, Wind and Bells for solo piano 

Commissioned by the 15th Arthur Rubinstein, International Piano Master Competition 

Piano: Zhdanov Denis

Piano: Ciobanu Daniel Petrica

Piano: Lu Eric

*** World Premier ***

May 3rd, 2017  //  The 15th Arthur Rubinstein, International Piano Master Competition, Tel-Aviv Museum, Tel-Aviv, Israel

On Water, Wind and Bells for solo piano 

Commissioned by the 15th Arthur Rubinstein, International Piano Master Competition

Piano: Liu Xiaoyu

Piano: Sangiovanni Scipione

Piano: Milstein Nathalia

Piano: Trevelyan Julian

*** World Premier ***

May 2nd, 2017  //  The 15th Arthur Rubinstein, International Piano Master Competition, Tel-Aviv Museum, Tel-Aviv, Israel

On Water, Wind and Bells for solo piano 

Commissioned by the 15th Arthur Rubinstein, International Piano Master Competition

Piano: Mitrea Florian

Piano: Park Jaehong

Piano: Okros Luka

*** World Premier ***

April 29th, 2017  //  The 15th Arthur Rubinstein, International Piano Master Competition, Tel-Aviv Museum, Tel-Aviv, Israel

On Water, Wind and Bells for solo piano 

Commissioned by the 15th Arthur Rubinstein, International Piano Master Competition

Piano: Gigani Irma

 

March 10th, 2017  //  The TSSO in Munich – Memorial concert for the Holocaust of Thessalonician Jews, Herkulessaal, Munchen, Germany

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras & magnetic tape

Viola: Chara Sira

Conductor: Georgios Vranos

Thessaloniki state Symphony Orchestra 

November 19th, 2015  //  The Felicja Blumental Music Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Zima'ar II for female voice, clarinet, harp (with percussion), violin, viola & cello

Soprano: Rona Israel Kolatt

Perach Bar Ensemble, Tel-Aviv
Conductor: Tom Karni

 

October 11th, 2015  //  I Concerti di Musica Insieme, Oratorio di san Filippo Neri, Bologna, Italy

Serafim for soprano, violin, clarinet, cello & piano

Soprano: Sonia Visentin

Conductor: Francesco La Licata 

FontanaMixEnsemble

 

October 11th, 2015  //  Culture Palace Rishon LeZion, Israel

Adagio for chamber orchestra

Conductor: James Judd

Israel Symphony Orchestra Rishon LeZion

 

August 28th, 2015  //  St. Peter's Church, Riga, Latvia 

Lo Ira Ra for mixed choir, accordion, clarinet, harp & piano

Bakashot for clarinet, choir & orchestra

Clarinet: Giora Feidman

Conductor: Andres Mustonen

State Choir Latvia

Members of Liepaja Amber Sound Symphony Orchestra

August 27th, 2015  //  Cathedral of St. Joseph, Liepaja, Latvia 

Lo Ira Ra for mixed choir, accordion, clarinet, harp & piano

Bakashot for clarinet, choir & orchestra

Clarinet: Giora Feidman

Conductor: Andres Mustonen

State Choir Latvia,

Members of Liepaja Amber Sound Symphony Orchestra 

 

March 30th, 2015  //  Illdley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall, Benaroya Hall, Seattle, Washington, USA

Der Golem, live music for the silent film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

Clarinet: Laura DeLuca
Violins: Mikhail Shmidt, Leonid Keylin
Viola: Susan Gulkis Assadi 
Cello: Mara Finkelstein

January 27th, 2015  //  Musica insieme - La Fin Du Temps, Oratorio di san Filippo Neri, Bologna, Italy

Per Viola

Viola: Valentino Corvino

*** World Premier ***

October 24th, 2014  //  St. Peter's Church of Ireland, Drogheda, Ireland

En la Mar Hai Una Torre (In the Sea There Is a Lighthouse) for 3 female voices, viola, cello, percussion & harp

Commissioned by the Louth Contemporary Society, Ireland 

Trio Mediaeval and Garth Knox's Saltarello Trio, Harp: Cliona Doris

http://www.louthcms.org/the-song-of-songs >>

 

July 12th, 2014  //  Summer Festival - Accademia Chiggiana, Chiesa di Sant'Agostino, Siena, Italy

Juego de Siempre for female voice & seven players

ContempoartEnsemble
Soprano: Esti Kenan Ofri

Conductor: Vittorio Ceccanti

*** World Premier ***

June 25th, 26th 2014  //  Church of the Covenant, Boston, USA

Lo Ira Ra (I Will Fear No Evil) for mixed choir, accordion, clarinet, harp & piano 

Commissioned by the AGO 2014 National Convention in Boston
Cantata Singers
Conductor: David Hoose 

 

April 24th, 2014  //  Teatro Dal Verme, Milano, Italia

April 26th, 2014  //  Teatro Dal Verme, Milano, Italia

Adagio for Chamber Orchestra

Conductor: Francesco Pasqualetti

Orchestra I Pomeriggi Musicali

http://www.musicaprogetto.org/2014/04/mozart-betty-olivero-e-haydn-per.html >>

 

February 8th, 2014  //  MustonenFest 2014, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn, Estonia

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras & magnetic tape

Viola: Isabel Villanueva

Conductor: Andres Mustonen

Glsaperlenspiel Sinfonietta

 

January 2nd, 2014  //  Casa da Musica, Porto, Portugal

Merkavo't for symphonic orchestra

The Porto Symphony Orchestra

Conductor: Gunter Neuhold

December 5th, 2013  //  UCLA Schoenberg Hall, Los Angeles, California, USA 

Bashra'v for nine players

Players from UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music
Conductor: Ryan Dudenbostel

 *** USA Premiere ***​

December 5th, 2013  //  UCLA Schoenberg Hall, Los Angeles, California, USA

Makama't for female voice, flute, percussion, harp & string quintet

Voice: Odeya Nini
Players from UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music
Conductor: Neal Stulberg

November 6th, 2013  //  Saydashev State Great Concert Hall, Kazan, Russia

Merkavo't for symphonic orchestra

Tatarstan Narional Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Andres Mustonen

*** World Premier ***

November 1st, 2013  //  Paul Hall, Juilliard School of Music, Lincoln Center, New York, USA 

Zima'ar II for female voice, clarinet, harp (with percussion), violin, viola & cello

Soprano: Raquel Gonzalez
Conductor: Joel Sachs
New Juilliard Ensemble

*** World Premier ***

September 19th, 2013  //  Firenze Suona Contemporanea Festival, Bargello Museum, Florence, Italy

Zima'ar II for female voice, clarinet, harp (with percussion), violin, viola & cello

Soprano: Raquel Gonzalez
Conductor: Andrea Cavallari
Flame Ensemble

September 9th, 2013  //  Tel-Aviv Museum, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Acho't Ketana' for soprano, 3 solo violins, string orchestra & clarinet 

Conductor: Doron Salomon

The Israel Netanta-Kibbutz Orchestra

July 31th, 2013  //  Château CARBONNIEUX, à Léognan, France 

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet & string quartet

Clarinet: Richard Rimbert
Violins: Zacharia Zorin, Max Zorin
Cello: Yovan Markovitch


July 30th, 2013  //  Rencontres Musicales Internationales des Graves, Chatrau Bouscaut, Cadaujac, France

Acho't Ketana' for soprano, 3 solo violins, string orchestra & clarinet

Soprano: Anna Guerguel

Conductor: Boaz Ben Moshe

Orchestre "opus 14" 

 

July 23th, 2013  //  Estate Fiesolana Festival Spazi Armonici, Theatro Raomano de Fiesole, Italy
*** An evening dedicated to Betty Olivero's pieces ***

Zima'ar II for female voice, clarinet, harp (with percussion), violin, viola & cello

Madrigal for solo clarinet, accordion, percussion & strings

Acho't Ketana' for soprano, 3 solo violins, string orchestra & clarinet

Juego de Siempre for female voice & chamber orchestra

Soprano: Giuliana Mettini
Mezzo-Soprano: Esti Kenan Ofri
Conductor: Renato Rivolta
Italian Youth Orchestra

March 18th, 2013  //  Deutsche Oper Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet & string quartet

Kammerensemble modern der Deutschen Oper Berlin:
Clarinet: Matthias Hofele
Violins: Keiko Kido-Lerch, Dhie' Peters
Viola: Youngdo Kim
Cello: Claudio Corbach

March 8th, 2013  //  Thessaloniki Concert Hall, Thessaloniki, Greece

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras & magnetic tape

Viola: Hara Seira

Conductor: Sophie de Chorivit

Thessaloniki state Symphony Orchestra

May 20th, 2012  //  Westfälische Wilhelms-University, Münster, Germany

Madrigal for solo clarinet, accordion, percussion and strings

Orchester der Musikhochschule Munster
Clarinnet : Taulant Haxhikadrija
Akordion : N.N.
Percussion : N.N.
Conductor: Zvi Carmeli

April 26th, 2012  //  Jewish Museum Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

Clarinet: Paul Meyer
Piano: Matan Porat
Violin: Carolin Widmann
'Cello: Timothy Park

April 6th and 7th, 2012  //  Ordway Center, Saint Paul, MS, USA

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Viola: Kim Kashkashian
Conductor: Thomas Zehetmair
The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

March 5th, 2012  //  Henri Crown Auditorium, Jerusalem, Israel - European Broadcasting Union (EBU) Concert

Merkavo't for Shymphonic Orchestra

Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Frédéric Chaslin

February 19th, 2012  //  Mishkenot Sha'ananim, Jerusalem, Israel 

Bashra'v for 9 players

Israel Contemporary Players

February 18th, 2012  //  Tel-Aviv Museum, Tel-Aviv, Israel 

Bashra'v for 9 players

Israel Contemporary Players


February 13th, 2012  //  Elbphilharmonie Festival, Hamburg, Germany

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

Ensemble Meitar
Clarinet: Gilad Harel
Piano: Amit Dolberg
Violin: Moshe Aharonov
'Cello: Jonathan Gotlibovich

January 8th, 2012  //  Cinema Sao Jorge, Lisbon, Portugal

Adagio for chamber orchestra

Conductor: Lior Shambadal
Orquestra Metropolitana de Lisboa

December 14th, 2011  //  Enav Cultural Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel

September 22nd, 2011  //  Levontin, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

Ensemble Meitar

Clarinet: Gilad Harel

Piano: Amit Dolberg

Violin: Moshe Aharonov

'Cello: Jonathan Gotlibovich

 

June 2nd, 2011  //  Agnes and Joseph Katz Performing Arts Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA 

Der Golem, live music for the silent film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

Clarinet: Marisa Byers
Violins: Nurit Pacht, Rachel Stegeman
Viola: Tatjana Mead Chamis 
'Cello: Aron Zelkowicz

http://www.pittsburghnewmusicnet.com/2011/05/19/jewish-music-festival-presents-betty-oliveros-score-for-der-golem/ >>

*** World Premier ***
May 9th, 2011  //  The Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall, Seattle, Washington, USA 

Kolot for mezzo-soprano, clarinet, violin, viola, harp and percussion

Commissioned by the Music of Remembrance, Seattle
Mezzo-soprano: Angela Niederloh
Clarinet: Laura DeLuca
Violin: Mikgail Shmidt
Viola: Susan Gulkis Assadi
Harp: Valerie Muzzolini
Percussion: Matthew Kocmieroski

May 9th, 2011  //  The Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall, Seattle, Washington, USA

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Clarinet: Laura DeLuca
Violins: Mikgail Shmidt, Leonid Keylin
Viola: Susan Gulkis Assadi
'Cello: Mara Finkelstein

April 2nd, 2011  //  Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Nederland

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Viola: Kim Kashkashian
Conductor: James MacMillan
Radio Kamer Philharmonie

March 19th, 2011  //  Sala Suggia at Casa da Musica, Porto, Portugal

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Viola: Kim Kashkashian
Conductor: Carl St Clair
Orquestra Sinfonica do Porto Casa da Musica

November 13th, 2010  //  Oetker-Halle, Bielefeld, Germany

Der Golem, live music for the silent film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

Clarinet: Giora Feidman

The Gershwin String Quartet

Conductor: Guenter A. Buchwald

 

*** Israel Premier ***

October 27th, 2010  //  Henri Crown Auditorium, Jerusalem, Israel

Kri'ot for saxophone and orchestra

Commissioned by the Judaica Division of Harvard University to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the State of Israel

Saxophone: Kenneth Radnofsky

Conductor: Gisele Ben-Dor

Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra

 

*** UK Premier ***

August 21st, 2010  //  Cadogan Hall, London, England - BBC Proms Festival

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Viola: Lawrence Power

Conductor: Ryan Wigglesworth

Britten Sinfonia

 

July 25th, 2010  //  First Unitarian Church, Austin, Texas, USA

Der Golem, live music for the silent film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

Clarinet: Paul Green

The Carpe Diem String Quartet

Conductor: Wesley Schulz

 

July 25th, 2010  //  Eastern Music Festival, Temple Emanuel, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Clarinet: Shannon Scott with the EMF Scholar Quartet:

Violins: Lipeng Chen, Jennifer Houck

Viola: Laura Jordao

'Cello: Ashley Allison

 

May 8th, 2010  //  Turner Hall Ballroom, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Present Music Ensemble

 

April 28th, 2010  //  Confederation House Theater, Jerusalem, Israel

Mare'ot for flute and violin

Flute: Roi Amotz

Violin: Yael Barolsky

 

April 22nd, 2010  //  Allerheiligen-Hofkirche der Residenz, Munich, Germany

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Viola: Kim Kashkashian

Conductor: Alexander Liebreich

Munchener Kammerorchester

 

April 16th, 2010  //  L'Auditori, Sala Oriol Martorell, Barcelona, Spain

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Viola: Kim Kashkashian

Conductor: Ernest Marti'nez Izquierdo

Orchestra Group Instrumental BCN 216

 

*** World Premier ***

April 14th, 2010  //  Teatro Verdi, Florence, Italy

Mare'ot II for flute and violin

Flute: Michele Marasco

Violin: Andrea Tacchi

Commissioned by the ORT orchestra, Florence, Italy

 

March 20th, 2010  //  St. Mary the Virgin, New York, NY, USA

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Viola: Kim Kashkashian

The Camerata Notturna

Conductor: Jonathan Yates

 

March 6th, 2010  //  Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory, Boston, MA, USA

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Viola: Kim Kashkashian

The Boston Modern Orchestra Project

Conductor: Gil Ros

 

February 19th, 2010  //  Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

Bashra'v for nine players

Members of Ensemble Contimuum

Conductor: Joel Sachs

November 6th, 2009  //  Claudia Cassidy Theatre, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, USA

Der Golem, live music for the silent film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

Clarinet: Wagner Campos

Violins: Katherine Brauer, Guillaume Combet

Viola: Claudia Lasareff-Mironoff

'Cello: Mark Brandfonbrener

Conductor: Stephen Burns

 

October 7th, 2009  //  Giornate del cinema muto, Pordenone, Italy

Der Golem, live music for the silent film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

Conductor: Guenter Buchwald

 

September 22nd, 2009  //  Kriger Center, Haifa, Israel

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

Clarinet: Orit Aurbach

Piano: Sara Janovski-Tal

Violin: Jonathan Gotlibovitch

'Cello: Yael Barolsky

August 25th, 2009  //  Recent CD release by ECM produced by Manfred Eicher:

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Viola: Kim Kashkashian

Conductor: Alexander Liebreich

Munich Chamber Orchestra

http://www.iclassics.net/artist/releases/release.aspx?pid=61010&aid=464

http://www.jazzloft.com/p-50613-neharot.aspx

 

May 29th, 2009  //  Tokyo International Viola Competition, Kioi Hall, Tokyo, Japan

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Viola: Kim Kashkashian, Accordion: Mie Miki, Percussion: Hideki Ikegam

Conductor: Koichiro Harada

TOHO Gakuen Orchestra

May 11th, 2009  //  Music of remembrance, Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall, Seattle, USA

Mode' Ani for clarinet, mezzo-soprano, harp and mixed choir

Shtiler, Shtiler for clarinet and mixed choir

Baritone: Morgan Smith

Harp: Valerie Muzzolini

Clarinet: Laura Deluca

Northwest Boychoir

Conductor: Joseph Crnko

 

May 2nd, 2009  //  The Felicja Blumental Music Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Sofim for solo piano

Piano: Michal Tal

 

April 3rd, 2009  //  The Peter Jay Sharp Theater, New York, USA

Bashra'v for nine players

The New Juilliard Ensemble

Conductor: Joel Sachs

 

March 11th, 2009  //  Sal Martinu, Academy of Music and Arts, Prague, Czech Republic

Sofim for solo piano

Piano: Jan Dusek

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

Clarinet: Irvin Venys

Piano: Jan Dusek

Violin: Anna Veverkova

'Cello: Jan Zdansky

 

January 12ve, 2009  //  Jerusalem Theater, Jerusalem, Israel

Sofim for solo piano

Piano: Sara Janovski-Tal

December 6th, 2008  //  Theater of the Wexner Center for the Arts, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA

Der Golem live music for the silent film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

Clarinet: David Krakauer with the Carpe Diem String Quartet

Conductor: Russel Mikkelson

December 4th, 2008  //  The Broad Stage at Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA, USA

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Clarinet: Laura DeLuca

Violins: Mikgail Shmidt, Leonid Keylin

Viola: Susan Gulkis Assadi

'Cello: Mara Finkelstein

November 2nd, 3rd, 2008  //  Music of Remembrance, Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall, Seattle, USA

Der Golem live music for the silent film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

Clarinet: Laura DeLuca

Violins: Mikgail Shmidt, Leonid Keylin

Viola: Susan Gulkis Assadi

'Cello: Mara Finkelstein

Conductor: Guenter Buchwald

*** World Premier ***

November 2nd, 2008  //  Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

Kri'ot for saxophone and orchestra

Commissioned by the Judaica Division of Harvard University

To commemorate the 60th anniversary of the State of Israel

Saxophone: Kenneth Radnofsky

The Boston Modern Orchestra Project

Conductor: Gil Ros

 

September 23th, 2008  //  The International Convention Center, Ashkelon, Israel

Der Golem for clarinet and string orchestra

Ashdod Chamber Orchestra

Clarinet: Orit Aurbach

Conductor: Mark Wolloch

 

March 28th, 2008  //  Center for Jewish Studies, The City University of New York, USA

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

Members of Ensemble Continuum

Clarinet: Ben Fingland

Piano: Cheryl Seltzer

Violin: Rene'e Jolles

'Cello: Chris Gross

 

March 13th, 2008  //  Prinzregententheater, Munich, Germany

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Munich Chamber Orchestra

Viola: Kim Kashkashian

Conductor: Alexander Liebreich

 

March 10th, 2008  //  The Felicja Blumental Music Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Sofim for solo piano

Piano: Sara Janovski-Tal

 

March 9th, 2008  //  Kulturhaus, Dornbirn, Austria

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Munich Chamber Orchestra

Viola: Kim Kashkashian

Conductor: Alexander Liebreich

 

*** American Premier ***

February 7th, 2008  //  92nd St. Y, New-York

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Commissioned by the 92nd St. Y, New York

Amsterdam Sinfonietta

Viola: Kim Kashkashian

December 1st, 2007  //  The Israeli Club of Chamber Music, Felicja Blumental Hall, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

Clarinet: Ilia Schwarz

Violin: Nitay Tzori

Piano: Michal Tal

'Cello: Hillel Tzori

November 24th, 2007  //  Faculte de Musique, Universite de Montreal, Salle Claude-Champagne, Montreal, Canada

Juego de Siempre for female voice and seven players

Nouvel Ensemble Moderne

Soprano: Esti Kenan Ofri

Conductor: Lorraine Vaillancourt

November 9th, 2007  //  First Unitarian Church, Brooklym Heights, USA

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

Brooklyn Chamber Music Society

Clarinet: Alan Kay

Violin: Carmit Zori

Piano: Rieko Aizawa

'Cello: Julia Lichten

*** World Premier ***

August 7th, 2007  //  Center for the Performing Arts, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Madrigal for solo clarinet, accordion, percussion and strings

The Keshet Eilon String Ensemble

Conductor: Lior Shambadal

*** World Premier ***

August 6th, 2007  //  Kibbuts Keshet Eilon, Israel

Madrigal for solo clarinet, accordion, percussion and strings

The Keshet Eilon String Ensemble

Conductor: Lior Shambadal

August 4th, 2007  //  Schloss Neuhardenberg, Germany

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

The Jerusalem Chamber Music Festival Ensemble

Piano: Elena Bashkirova

Clarinet: Karl-Heinz Steffens

Violin: Latuca Honda-Rosenberg

'Cello: Christian Poltera

April 23th, 2007  //  Jerusalem, Israel

Der Golem for clarinet and string orchestra

Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra

Clarinet: Giora Feidman

Conductor: Leon Botshtein

April 23th, 2007  //  Christ & St. Stephen's Church in NYC, New York, USA

Bashra'v for nine players

North/South Ensemble

Conductor: max Lifchitz

*** World Premier ***

February 7th, 2007  // Cemal Resit Rey Konser Salonu, Istanbul, Turkey

February 3rd, 2007  //  Muziekgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands

February 2nd, 2007  //  Muziekcentrum Vredenburg, Utrecht, Netherlands

Neharo't Neharo't for solo viola, accordion, percussion, 2 strings orchestras and magnetic tape

Commissioned by the 92nd St. Y, New York

Amsterdam Sinfonietta

Viola: Kim Kashkashian

November 28th, 2006  //  The Buchmann-Mehta School of Music, Tel-Aviv University, Israel

Duo for violin & piano

Violin: Nitai Tzori

Piano: Michal Tal

November 23rd, 2006  //  Bunkerkirche, Dusseldorf-Heerdt, Germany

Pan for five Flute players

Sven Kips, Regina Farbe, Kerstin Heneckens, Stefan Oechsle, Heike Ingenhoeven

Conductor: Andrej Dinev

November 23rd, 2006  //  Bunkerkirche, Dusseldorf-Heerdt, Germany

Per Viola for viola solo

Viola: Konard von Coelln

November 8th, 2006  //  Music of remembrance, Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall, Seattle, USA

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lider un Tantz

Mode' Ani for clarinet, mezzo-soprano, harp and mixed choir

Shtiler, Shtiler for clarinet and mixed choir

Baritone: Morgan Smith

Harp: Valerie Muzzolini

Clarinet: Laura Deluca

Violin: Mikahail Shmidt

Violin: Leonid Keylin

Viola: Susan Gulkis Assadi

'Cello: Mara Finkelstein

Northwest Boychoir

Conductor: Joseph Crnko

 

October 11th, 2006  //  Rakhmaninov hall, Tchaikovsky Conservatory, Moscow, Russia

Zima'ar for soprano, 2 violins, 'cello and amplified harpsichord with percussion

The Studio for New Music Ensemble

Conductor: Igor Dronov

 

September 30th, 2006  //  Konzerthaus, Berlin, Germany

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

The Jerusalem Chamber Music Festival Ensemble

Piano: Elena Bashkirova

Clarinet: Karl-Heinz Steffens

Violin: Antje Weithaas

'Cello: Danjulo Ishizaka

 

July 23rd, 2006  //  Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA

Bashra'v for nine players

The New Juilliard Ensemble

Conductor: Joel Sachs

 

July 10th, 2006  //  Teatro Romano, Aosta, Italy

Presenze for 10 instruments

Ensemble Contemporaneo dell'Orchestra Giovanile italiana

Conductor: Renato Rivolta

June 14th, 2006  //  Rakhmaninov hall, Tchaikovsky Conservatory, Moscow, Russia

Bashra'v for nine players

The Studio for New Music Ensemble

Conductor: Igor Dronov

 

May 16th, 2006  //  JCC Hall, New-York, USA

Betty Olivero Portrait Concert

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

Mare'ot for flute and violin

Zima'ar for soprano, 2 violins, violoncello and amplified harpsichord with percussion

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Juego de Siempre for female voice and seven players

Members of the Continuum Ensemble

Conductor: Joel Sachs

 

May 12th, 2006  //  Thalia Theatre, Symphony Space, New-York, USA

"Der Golem", live music for the silent film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

VisionIntoArt Ensemble

 

March 27th, 2006  //  The Royal School of Music, London, England

March 27th, 2006  //  Guildhall School of Music, London, England

March 24th, 2006  //  Sibelius Academy, Helsinki, Finland

March 22nd, 2006  //  Tampere, Finland

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

Meitar Ensemble: piano: Amit Dolberg

Clarinet: Jonathan Hadas

Violin: Asaf Levy

'Cello: Dan Weinstein

March 5th, 2006  //  Roosevelt University, Ganz Hall, Chicago, USA

Kave'i Avi'r for chamber ensemble

The University of Chicago Contemporary Chamber Players (CONTEMPO)

 

*** American Premier ***

March 1st, 2006  //  Carnegie Hall, New-York, USA

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

Commissioned by the Jerusalem International Festival for Chamber Music, Jerusalem

Elena Bashkirova and members of the Jerusalem International Festival for Chamber Music

 

February 22th, 2006  //  Festsaal, Munchner Kunstlerhaus, Lenbachplatz, Germany

February 21th, 2006  //  Der Hochschle fur Musik und Theater, Munich, Germany

Per Viola for solo viola

Viola: Ines Wein

February 20th, 2006  //  The Felicja Blumental Music Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

Commissioned by the Jerusalem International Festival for Chamber Music, Jerusalem

Meitar Ensemble: piano: Amit Dolberg

Clarinet: Jonathan Hadas

Violin: Asaf Levy

'Cello: Dan Weinstein

 

January 10th, 2006  //  Siemens AG Auditorium, Munich, Germany

Per Viola for solo viola

Viola: Ines Wein

 

January 8th, 2006  //  Temple Emanuel, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, USA

Zima'ar for soprano, 2 violins, 'cello and amplified harpsichord with percussion

Synergy Ensemble of the Center for Jewish Culture and Creativity

December 10th, 2005  //  The Felicja Blumental Music Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Mareo't for flute and violin

Flute: Rami Tal

Violin: Jana Gandelman

December 8th, 2005  //  Ra'anana, Israel

Mareo't for flute and violin

Flute: Rami Tal

Violin: Marina Schwartz

December 8th, 2005  //  Daniel and Joanna S. Rose Rehearsal Studio, Lincoln Center - New York, NY

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Alexander Fiterstein, clarinets with the Daedalus Quartet

*** World Premier ***

September 10th, 2005  //  YMCA Concert Hall, Jerusalem, Israel

Aria for clarinet, piano, violin and 'cello

Commissioned by the Jerusalem International Festival for Chamber Music, Jerusalem

Elena Bashkirova and members of the Jerusalem International Festival for Chamber Music

June 26th, 2005  //  International Music Festival Boswiler Summer, Boswil, Switzerland

Der Golem, Live Music for the Silent Film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

Giora Feidman, clarinets with the CASAL String Quartet

Conductor: Gunter A. Buchwald

 

June 25th, 2005  //  Altekirche, Boswil, Switzerland

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Giora Feidman, clarinets with the CASAL String Quartet

Conductor: Gunter A. Buchwald

 

June 1st, 2005  //  Pittsburgh Jewish Music Festival 2005, "A Sephardic Celebration", USA

Levy Hall, Rodolf Shalom Congregation, Pittsburgh

Juego de Siempre for female voice and seven players

Members of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Soprano: Katherine Soroka

Conductor: David Stock

 

*** World Premier ***

April 16th, 17th 2005  //  Cochran Chapel, Andover and Nec's Jordan Hall, Boston, USA

Acho't Ketana' for soprano, 3 solo violins, string orchestra & clarinet

The New England String Ensemble

Mezzo-soprano: Pamela Dellal

Conductor: Susan Davenny Wyner

 

April 16th, 2005  //  Tel-Aviv, Israel

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Clarinet: Ilya Schwartz

Violins: Jana Gandelman & Lena Tishin

Viola: Galia Hai

'Cello: Mark Kosievich

 

March 31st, April 1st 2005  //  The Jerusalem Theater and the Tel-Aviv Hall for the Performing Arts, Israel

Hosha'ano't for soprano and symphonic orchestra

The Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra

Soprano: Sharon Rostorf-Zamir

Conductor: Leon Botstein

 

January 31st, 2005  //  The Giv'ataim Theater, Israel

Olivero receives the ACUM Prize

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Ilya Schwartz, clarinet and string quartet

 

*** World Premier ***

January 27th, 2005  //  Teatro Goldoni, Firenze, Italy

L'ombra che Porta il Sogno (The Shadow which brings Dreams). A musical theater for children's choir, 3 instrumental groups and live electronics

Commissioned and realized by Tempo Reale Institute in collaboration with Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Teatro Comunale di Firenze

 

January 10th, 2005  //  Roosevelt University, Ganz Hall, Chicago, USA

Bashra'v for nine players

The Callisto Ensemble

Conductor: Cliff Colnot

 

January 9th, 2005  //  DePaul University Concert Hall, Chicago, USA

Bashra'v for nine players

The Callisto Ensemble

Conductor: Cliff Colnot

December 12th, 2004  //  The BFO Rehearsal Hall, Budapest, Hungary

Der Golem - Suite No. 1 & Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Clarinet: Kiss Gy. Laszlo with the Auer Quartet

 

November 5th, 2004  //  ISCM World Music Days, Radio Studio Lugano-Besso, Auditorio Stelio Molo, Lugano, Switzerland

Hosha'ano't for soprano and symphonic orchestra

Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana

Soprano: Sylvia Nopper

Conductor: Olivier Cuendet

 

October 22nd, 2004  //  Detroit Institute of Arts, USA

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Clarinet: Alex Fiterstein & the Amernet String Quartet

 

October 21st, 2004  //  Asian Music Festival 2004 in Israel

The Israeli Music Celebration Tempus Fugit - International Biennial for Contemporary Music Tel-Aviv Museum, Israel

Mizra'ch for clarinet and string orchestra

Clarinet: Orit Eurbach & the Israel Chamber Orchestra

Conductor: Jean Deroyer

 

June 15th, 2004  //  May Music Festival, NJ, USA

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Clarinets: Alan Kay

 

May 6th, 9th, 2004  //  Munchen Hochschule, Germany

Bashra'v for nine players

The Hochschule Contemporary Music Ensemble

Conductor: Constanzia Gurzi

 

May 1st, 2004  //  University Settlement, Delancey, Rivington, NY, USA

Mareo't for flute & violin

Ensemble Pamplemousse

Flute: Natacha Diels

Violin: Yaniv Sagal

 

April 2nd, 2004  //  San Francisco, USA

March 29th, 2004  //  San Francisco, USA

Bashra'v for nine players

Commissioned by The Koussewitzki Foundation

The San Francisco Contemporary Music Players

Conductor: David Milnes

*** World Premier ***

March 20th, 2004  //  San Francisco, USA

Bashra'v for nine players

Commissioned by The Koussewitzki Foundation

The San Francisco Contemporary Music Players

Conductor: David Milnes

 

March 8th, 2004  //  Giardino dei Ciliegi, Firenze, Italy

Per Viola for solo viola

Viola: Sabrina Giuliani

Mare'ot for flute and violin

Violin: Duccio Ceccanti

Flute: Arcadio Baracchi

 

February 15th, 2004  //  Cathedral Station, New York City, USA

Kave'i Avi'r for ten instruments

The North/South Ensemble

Conductor: Max Lifchitz

 

February 8th, 2004  //  Central Synagogue, NY, USA

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Clarinets: Alex Fiterstein

 

January 22nd, 2004  //  Ramat Gan Theater - B. Olivero receiving the Landau Prize for the Performing Arts, Israel

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Live Performance and Live Broadcast on TV

Clarinet: Orit Aurbach and The Israel Contemporary String Quartet

 

January 8th, 2004  //  The Center for Jewish Culture and Creativity, Herzliya, Israel

Mareo't for flute & violin

Flute: Avichai Ornoy

Violin: Nitai Tzori

*** Israeli Premier ***

December 1st, 2003  //  The Tel-Aviv Museum, Israel

The Tel-Aviv Municipality awards Olivero the Rosenblum Prize for the Performing Arts

Zima'ar for soprano, 2 violins, 'cello and amplified harpsichord with percussion

Soprano: Sharon Rostorf-Zamir

Violins: Ekhart Lorenzen & Bat-Sheva Sevaldi

'Cello: Hilel Tzori

Harpsichord and Percussions: Miri Zinger

 

November 15th, 2003  //  Boston, USA

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Boston Musica Viva Ensemble

Conductor: Richard Pittman

 

November 12th, 13th, 16th, 17th, 2003  //  Haifa Auditorium, Israel

November 15th, 2003  //  Kfar Saba Auditorium, Israel

Juego de Siempre for female voice & chamber orchestra

Esti Kenan Ofri & the Haifa Symphony Orchestra

Conductor: Ronald Zollman

 

October 26th, 2003  //  Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA

Serafim for soprano, violin, clarinet, 'cello & piano

Ensemble Continuum

Conductor: Joel Sachs

 

October 1st, 2003  //  Henri Crown Auditorium, Jerusalem, Israel

Hosha'ano't for soprano & symphonic orchestra

Soprano: Maria Kabalsky & The Israel Symphony Orchestra

Conductor: Mendi Rodan

 

September 29th, 2003  //  World Music Days Festival Gallus Hall, Slovenia Cankarjev Dom, Ljubliana

Merkavo't for symphonic orchestra

RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra

Conductor: Anton Nanut

 

July 16th, 2003  //  Basilica di Santa Maria in Provenzano, Siena, Italy

Zimaa'r for soprano, 2 violins, 'cello & amplified harpsichord with percussion

Sonia Visentin & Ensemble Risonanze

 

May 3rd, 2003  //  Konzerthaus Dortmund, Germany

Der Golem, Live Music for the Silent Film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

Clarinet: Giora Feidman & the Pellegrini Quartet

Conductor: Gunther A. Buchwald

April 30th, 2003  //  Adio Hall, Budapest, Hungary

Der Golem - Suite No.1 & Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Clarinet: Kiss Gy. Laszlo & Auer Quartet

March 28th, April 20th, 21st, 2003  //  Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles, USA

Der Golem, Live Music for the Silent Film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

Clarinet: Marty Krystall & Armadillo Quartet

Conductor: Gunther A. Buchwald

March 24th, 2003  //  Crown Auditorium, Jerusalem, Israel

March 11th, 2003  //  Tel Aviv Museum, Israel

Duo for violin & piano

Violin: Ludmila Uziritzki

Piano: Zehava Simon

March 8th, 2003  //  Salone di Duecento, Palazzo Vecchio, Firenze, Italy

Cubi for 'cello and double-bass

'Cello: Vitorio Ceccanti

November 15th, 2002  //  USAT Performance Center, Boston, USA

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Clarinet: Ian Greizer & The Boston Musica Viva

November 6th, 2002  //  Augustana Lutheran Church, Denver, Colorado, USA

Serafi'm for soprano, violin, clarinet, 'cello & piano & Piano

Ensemble Continuum

Conductor: Joel Sachs

October 22nd, 2002  //  Kaplan Theater, Huston, Texas, USA

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Clarinet: Richard Nunmaker & Musica Nova Consort

October 21st, 2002  //  Hillel House, A&M Texas, USA

October 20th, 2002  //  Barshop JCC, San Antonio, USA

Der Golem - Zeks Yiddishe Lieder un Tantz for clarinet and string quartet

Clarinet: Orit Eurbach & Musica Nova Consort

*** Israeli Premiere ***

June 29th, 2002  //  Tel Aviv Museum, Israel

Mareo't for flute & violin

Flute: Rami Tal

Violin: Nitai Tzori

 

June 29th, 2002  //  Tel Aviv Museum, Israel

Juego de Siempre for female voice & chamber ensemble

Esti Kenan-Ofri & Musica Nova Consort

Conductor: Leonty Wolf

June 26th, 2002  //  Grudenski Center, Tel Aviv, Israel

Mareo't for flute & violin

Flute: Rami Tal

Violin: Nitai Tzori

 

April 11th, 2002  //  Accademia Filarmonica Romana, Rome, Italy

Der Golem, Live Music for the Silent Film "Der Golem: Wie er in die Welt kam" by Paul Wegener (Germany 1920) for solo clarinet & string quartet

Clarinet: Giora Feidman & Dresden String Quartet

Conductor: Gunther A. Buchwald

March 18th, 19th, 20th & 23rd, 2002  //  Man Auditorium, Tel Aviv, Israel

Merkavo't for symphonic orchestra

The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra

Conductor: Zubin Mehta

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