Concert and workshop at Festival Mixtur in Barcelona

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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.

At the year’s Festival Mixtur the Zafraan Ensemble will perform the pieces Hammer by Stefan Keller and Cavall by Josep Pianells Schiaffino, works by this year’s lecturers Rebecca Saunders, Carola Bauckholt and Alexander Schubert as well as world premieres by the young composers Joel Järventausta and Seán Ó`Dálaigh from Finland and Ireland.

In addition, double bassist Beltane Ruiz Molina and saxophonist Martin Posegga will pass on their experiences and knowledge to workshop participants in a reading session on 22 April 2018 at Festival Mixtur.

April 21, 2018, 8 pm
Fàbrica de Creació Fabra i Coats, Barcelona

Josep Planells Schiaffino: Cavall (2018)
for saxophone, flute, percussion and piano
Rebecca Saunders: Fury (2005)
for double bass
Stefan Keller: Hammer (2015)
for saxophone, percussion and piano
Carola Bauckholt: Klarinettentrio (1993)
Arrangement for saxophone, double bass and piano
Joel Järventausta: Scent (2018)
for saxophone, percussion, piano, double bass and pass
Seán Ó`Dálaigh: rural electrification (2018)
for saxophone, percussion, piano and double bass
Alexander Schubert: Superimpose I (2009)
for piano, double bass, saxophone, percussion and electronics

Zafraan Ensemble:
Martin Posegga, saxophone
Beltane Ruiz Molina, double bass
Daniel Eichholz, drums
Clemens Hund-Göschel, piano

22 April 2018, 1:30 to 4 pm
Reading Session Alto Saxophone at BUC 5
Reading Session Piano and Double Bass at BUC 7