Ensemble Modern premieres orchestral work by Rohloff

Frankfurt am Main based Ensemble Modern first premieres Steingrimur Rohloff’s orchestral piece Der erste Mensch on November 27 at their cresc... 2011 concert row. The Ensemble Modern is famous for its special working form, which is unlike any other in the world.

It’s program has spawned extraordinary and often long-term cooperative ventures with renowned artists, such as John Adams, George Benjamin, Peter Eötvös, Heiner Goebbels, Hans Werner Henze, Mauricio Kagel, Helmut Lachenmann, György Kurtág, György Ligeti, Benedict Mason, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Steve Reich or Frank Zappa.