Concert and World Premiere at the Ultraschall Festival Berlin
4. January 2019
The Zafraan Ensemble has been invited again by the Ultraschall Festival Berlin, this time for a programme featuring pieces by Zeynep Gedizlioglu, Ricardo Eizirik, Elena Mendoza, Samir Odeh-Tamimi and a world premiere by Laure Leander aka Martin Hiendl. The concert takes place on 19 January 2019 at 5 pm at the Heimathafen Neukölln.
»Speak Boldly: The Julius Eastman Dance Project« at the Sophiensaele Berlin
15. November 2018
From 6 to 9 December 2018, the Zafraan Ensemble and the Company Christoph Winkler join forces at the Sophiensaele for four special nights full of Julius Eastman’s music and contemporary dance.
Concert installation »Blitzdorf« by Bnaya Halperin-Kaddari in Berlin
15. October 2018
As part of the exhibition »Seven Walks in and around Blitzdorf« by Bnaya Halperin-Kaddari, David Chaki and Ido Gordon, the Zafraan Ensemble presents its concert installation »Blitzdorf« on 31 October 2018 at the gallery Archive Books Berlin.
Part two of »Whole Body Like Gone« at the MINI-Festival at Radialsystem
17. September 2018
On 6 and 7 October 2018, the Zafraan Ensemble will present part two of »Whole Body Like Gone« at the Radialsystem, with music by Christophe Bertrand, Elena Mendoza, Sarah Nemtsov, Yoav Pasovsky, Enno Poppe, Giacinto Scelsi, Johannes Schöllhorn and Nicolai Worsaae.
»Like Tears in Rain« at the Silent Green Berlin and at the Resonanzraum Hamburg
17. August 2018
On 28 and 30 September 2018, the Zafraan Ensemble begins the new season at the Silent Green in Berlin and at the Resonanzraum in Hamburg. It will be the world premiere of an interactice concert installation which has been developed by Yoav Pasovsky together with the ensemble.
Concert at the Forum Junger Komponisten at the HfMT Rostock
1. June 2018
Upon invitation of the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Rostock, on 16 Juni 2018 the Zafraan Ensemble will perform a concert at the Forum Junger Komponisten which includes seven chamber music works by young composers.
Four & more: Unerhörte Musik mit dem Zafraan Ensemble im BKA
8. May 2018
Nach der Tour durch Süddeutschland, die Schweiz und Spanien ist das Zafraan Ensemble am 29. Mai 2018 zurück in Berlin mit Musik von Alexander Schubert, Carola Bauckholt, Stefan Keller, Rebecca Saunders, Josep Planells Schiaffino und einer Uraufführung von Johannes Boris Borowski.
Concert and workshop at Festival Mixtur in Barcelona
24. March 2018
The Zafraan Ensemble is looking forward to the Festival Mixtur in Barcelona, where it will present works by Josep Planells Schiaffino, Rebecca Saunders, Stefan Keller, Carola Bauckholt, Joel Järventausta and Seán Ó`Dálaigh on 21 April 2018.
SWR JetztMusik: composer portrait Sven Daigger
23. March 2018
The Zafraan Ensemble will perform works by Sven Daigger and pieces by Beat Furrer, Enno Poppe, Wolfgang Rihm and Conlon Nancarrow on 20 April 2018 at SWR JetztMusik in the Konzerthaus Ravensburg. In addition, Zafraan will give an insight into the current rehearsals on 17 April 2018 in a workshop concert at Radialsystem V in Berlin.