Thomas Adès

Asyla - 1997

Large Orchestra

Commissioned by the John Feeney Charitable Trust for the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

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Instrumentation

3(II+III=picc.III=bfl).3(II=ca.III=(ca).bob).3(II=bcl.III=cbcl).3(III=cbsn) - 4.3(III=ptpt).3.1 - perc(6): 5 or 6 timp/3 or 4 rototom/5 finger.drm or bongo/2 bellplate/tuned c.bells/4 t.bells/ch.cym/2 hi-hat/3tins/geophone/2 water gong/2 ratchet/washboard/11 tunedgong/2 susp.cym/choke cym/2 SD/sandpaper blocks/bag of metalknives & forks/glsp/cyms/BD/crot/BD+pedal - keyboards(2): I=grand pno/upright pno,II=upright pno(tuned ¼ tone flat)/grand pno/cel - harp - strings

Programme Notes

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Recordings

Upcoming Performances

  • September 25-26 2014
    Alte Oper, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Markus Stenz, HR-Symphonieorchester
  • January 15 2015
    Zellerbach Hall, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, USA
    Berkeley Symphony, Joana Carneiro

Past Performances

  • October 1 1997
    Symphony Hall, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    CBSO, Simon Rattle
  • October 4 1997
    Symphony Hall, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Simon Rattle
  • November 20 1997
    Ordway Music Theatre, St Paul, USA
    Jeffrey Tate, Minnesota Orchestra
  • November 21-22 1997
    Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, USA
    Jeffrey Tate, Minnesota Orchestra
  • November 27 1997
    Brucknerhaus, Linz, Austria
    CBSO, Simon Rattle
  • November 29-30 1997
    Musikverein, Vienna, Austria
    CBSO, Simon Rattle
  • August 29-30 1998
    Symphony Hall, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    CBSO, Rattle, Sir Simon Rattle
  • September 23 1998
    BBC Radio 3, , United Kingdom
    City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Simon Rattle
  • October 24 1998
    Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Hans Vonk, Radio PO
  • March 10 1999
    Helsinki Festival, Finlandia Hall, Finland
    Finnish Radio SO, Sakari Oramo
  • May 27-29 1999
    Allen Theatre on Playhouse Square, Cleveland, USA
    Christoph von Dohnanyi, Cleveland Orchestra
  • June 20 1999
    Aldeburgh Festival, Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Suffolk, United Kingdom
    BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • August 15 1999
    BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London, United Kingdom
    BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • August 20 1999
    BBC Radio 3, , United Kingdom
    BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • June 2 2000
    Ojai Festival, , USA
    Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, Simon Rattle
  • June 4 2000
    Ojai Festival, , USA
    Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, Simon Rattle
  • October 21 2000
    Silvestre Revueltas Hall, Mexico City, Mexico
    Carlos Miguel Prieto, Mexico City PO
  • November 12 2000
    Royal Festival Hall, London, United Kingdom
    Christoph von Dohnanyi, Martyn Brabbins, Philharmonia, Philharmonia Orchestra
  • November 19 2000
    Musikverein, Vienna, Austria
    Christoph von Dohnanyi, Philharmonia Orchestra
  • April 7-8 2001
    BBC Radio 3, , United Kingdom
  • April 21 2001
    Royal Festival Hall, London, United Kingdom
    Ingo Metzmacher, London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • August 13 2001
    Radio Clásica, , Spain
    L Foster, Orquesta Sinfonia de Barcelona
  • October 11 2001
    Narva Cultural Centre, Narva, Estonia
    Estonian State Symphony Orchestra, Olari Elts
  • October 12 2001
    International New Music Festival, Tallinn, Estonia
    Estonian State Symphony Orchestra, Olari Elts
  • November 29 2001
    Louis de Geer Hall, Norrkoping, Sweden
    Stefan Solyom, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • December 6-8 2001
    Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, USA
    Leonard Slatkin, National Symphony Orchestra of Washington
  • December 11 2001
    Eastman School of Music, Rochester, New York, USA
    student ensemble
  • February 8 2002
    deSingel, Antwerp, Belgium
    Olari Elts, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra of Flanders
  • February 8 2002
    Presences Festival, Paris, France
    Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
  • February 9 2002
    Ars Musica Festival, Flagey Studios, Brussels, Belgium
    Olari Elts, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra of Flanders
  • February 27-28 2002
    Salle Pleyel, Paris, France
    Christoph von Dohnanyi, Orchestre de Paris
  • June 18 2002
    Finnish Radio, , Finland
    Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo
  • September 7-9 2002
    Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany
    Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
  • September 21 2002
    BBC 2, 1pm, United Kingdom
    Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
  • September 22 2002
    Muziekcentrum Vredenburg, Utrecht, Netherlands
    Nertherlands Radio SO
  • April 10 2003
    RNE Radio Clásica, , Spain
    Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Simon Rattle
  • August 31 2003
    Sparkassen-Arena, Kiel, Germany
    Christoph Eschenbach, NDR-Sinfonieorchester
  • February 6 2004
    Linbury Studio Theatre, Royal Opera House, London, United Kingdom
    The Royal Ballet (ch. Cathy Marston)
  • February 8 2004
    Linbury Studio Theatre, Royal Opera House, London, United Kingdom
    chor. Cathy Marston, The Royal Ballet
  • March 27 2004
    CUB Malthouse, Melbourne, Australia
    Markus Stenz, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
  • August 16 2004
    Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Netherlands Youth Orchestra
  • November 21 2004
    Redwood City, , USA
    Eric Kujawsky, Redwood Symphony Orchestra
  • June 10 2005
    ABC Classic FM, , Australia
    Concertgebouw Orchestra, Daniel Harding
  • October 27 2005
    Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany
    Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
  • November 5 2005
    Beijing Music Festival, Poly-Theatre, Beijing, China
    Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
  • November 11 2005
    Pudong Center, Shanghai, China
    Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
  • November 14 2005
    Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Hong Kong, China
    Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
  • November 18 2005
    Chiang Kai-Shek Concert Hall, Taipei, Taiwan
    Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
  • November 20 2005
    Bayside Performing Arts Centre, San Mateo, USA
    Eric Kujawsky, Redwood Symphony
  • November 21 2005
    Suntory Hall, Tokyo, Japan
    Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
  • January 28 2006
    Carnegie Hall, New York, USA
    Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
  • April 27 2006
    ABC Classic FM, , Australia
    Markus Stenz, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
  • December 2-3 2006
    Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, USA
    Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
  • February 9 2007
    Présences, Paris, France
    CBSO
  • March 29 & 31 2007
    Symphony Hall, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    CBSO, Sakari Oramo
  • May 26 2007
    Tivolis Koncertsal, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Martyn Brabbins, Tivoli's Symfoniorkester
  • June 28 2007
    Royal Festival Hall, London, United Kingdom
    Christoph von Dohnanyi, Philharmonia Orchestra
  • October 27-29 2007
    The Jewel of Russia Festival, ,
    Anthony Marwood, cond Timothy Redmond, dir Alexander Zeldin, O. of the Mariinsky Theatre, Valery Gergiev, Various soloists
  • November 29 2007
    Háskólabíó, Reykjavík, Iceland
    Carolin Widmann, Iceland Symphony Orchestra
  • November 3-5 2009
    Konserthuset, Stockholm, Sweden
    Baldur Brönnimann, Nicolas Hodges, Norrköping Symphony Orchestra, Rolf Hind, Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
  • October 17 2010
    Koerner Hall, Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto, Canada
    Alex Pauk, Esprit Orchestra
  • January 12 2011
    Liederhalle, Stuttgart, Germany
    Stuttgarter Philharmoniker, Gabriel Feitz
  • January 13 2011
    Gustav-Siegle-Haus, Stuttgart, Germany
    Stuttgarter Philharmoniker, Gabriel Feitz
  • January 15 2011
    Welfensaal, Kultur-u. Kongresszentrum Oberschwaben, Weingarten, Germany
    Stuttgarter Philharmoniker, Gabriel Feitz
  • January 21-22 2011
    Civic Centre Theatre, Lubbock, USA
    Lubbock Symphony Orchestra, Tomasz Golka
  • September 20 2011
    Palace of Arts, Budapest, Hungary
    Concerto Budapest, Andras Keller
  • January 27 2012
    Grande Auditório, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal
    Gulbenkian Orchestra
  • January 28 2012
    Grande Auditório da Culturgest, LISBON, ,
    Thomas Adès (Piano), Gulbenkian Orchestra
  • March 24 2012
    Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Rome, Italy
    Thomas Adès (Conductor), Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Audrey Elizabeth Luna (Ariel), Lisa Milne (Miranda), David Portillo (Ferdinand), Christopher Maltman (Prospero)
  • March 25 2012
    Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Rome, Italy
    Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
  • March 26-27 2012
    Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Rome, Italy
    Thomas Adès (Conductor), Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Audrey Elizabeth Luna (Ariel), Lisa Milne (Miranda), David Portillo (Ferdinand), Christopher Maltman (Prospero)
  • September 2012
    Gewandhaus, Leipzig, Germany
    David Zinman, Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
  • October 29 2012
    Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland, USA
    Carlos Kalmar, Oregon Symphony Orchestra
  • February 21-22 2013
    Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden
    Daniel Harding, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • December 7 2013
    Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London, United Kingdom
    London Philharmonic Orchestra, Vladimir Jurowski
  • April 17 2014
    Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Francois-Xavier Roth, National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain
  • April 18 2014
    Hall One, The Sage Gateshead, Gateshead, United Kingdom
    Francois-Xavier Roth, National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain

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