»Klangrede« with Titus Engel at the Ultraschall Festival Berlin
11. January 2016
The Zafraan Ensemble is making its debut at the Ultraschall Festival Berlin with new compositions by Eres Holz, Stefan Keller and Johannes Boris Borowski. The concert under the baton of Titus Engel takes place on 22 January 2016 beginning at 17 Uhr at the Heilig-Kreuz-Kirche.
Busoni Composition Prize 2015
23. November 2015
Since 1988 Aribert Reimann has been committed to the Busoni-Kompositionspreis (Busoni Composition Prize) to support young composers. At this year’s ceremony, the Zafraan Ensemble is involved celebrating the winners Ashley Fure and Bnaya Halperin-Kaddari.
»Recital for Cathy« at the Dresdner Kunstfest
21. September 2015
Upon invitation of the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Zafraan Ensemble will participate in a new production of Luciano Berio’s »Recital for Cathy« on 26 September 2015.
Composition grant for Antoine Daurat and Zafraan
13. July 2015
The Franch composer Antoine Daurat receives the composition grant 2015 from the Berlin federal state government together with Zafraan Ensemble for jointly working on a new piece for ensemble and soprano.
Takeoff: Miloš Tadić, Lula Romero, Óscar Piniella and Arturo Fuentes
13. April 2015
On 30 April 2015, Zafraan Ensemble plays a big programme in Berlin including four world premieres, mainly by composition students of HfM Hanns Eisler and UdK Berlin.
Longlist of Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik
16. January 2015
Happy new year! »Palimpsesto« is on the longlist 01/2015 of Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik. Since October of last year, the debut release of Zafraan Ensemble can be purchased at the Testklang Online-Shop and via Harmonia Mundi in retail stores.