Stockhausen Festival

Third Ear programmed and produced a Festival of Stockhausen’s work on behalf of the University of Birmingham and Birmingham Conservatoire as part of the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad, and linked to Birmingham Opera Company’s world premiere staging of Mittwoch aus Licht. Documented by the Institute for Musical Research (links to follow), the programme featured performances, interviews and talks from leading musicians, academics, commentators and friends of Stockhausen, from New Zealand and the US, Germany, and across the UK.

Partners included the Stockhausen Stiftung, Birmingham Opera Company, mac birmingham, the Goethe Institut, Royal Musicological Association, Institute for Musical Research, and ACE.

Further details can be found at the festival’s dedicated microsite