Premieres (Jul 8, 2021; edited Sep 7, 2021)

Cello concerto "A New Day"

The world premiere performance of "A New Day" is available to watchThis event has passed for free until Sep 10!

Joan Tower's new cello concerto, "A New Day", will be premiered by Alisa Weilerstein on Jul 25 [Tickets/info This event has passed] in Boulder, CO with Peter Oundjian conducting the Colorado Music Festival Orchestra.

Premieres (May 4, 2021)

Triple concerto "Alisma"

Cellist Jan Vogler, together with violinist Mira Wang and clarinetist Daniel Ottensamer, will give the world premiere of William Blank's triple concerto, "Alisma", at the opening concert of Internationales Musikfest Hamburg Digital on May 6 [Livestream This event has passed] with Kent Nagano conducting the Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Hamburg.

Premieres (Oct 1, 2020; updated Oct 19, 2020)

A new cello concerto

*Both performances have been canceled*

Gerald Barry's cello concerto will be premiered by Julian Steckel on Oct 28 at 7:00PM [Tickets/info This event was canceled]—followed by an additional performance at 9:30PMThis event was canceled—in Amsterdam, the Netherlands with Hannu Lintu conducting the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra.

Premieres (Oct 1, 2020 updated Oct 19, 2020)

"Swift, Grey and Spacious"

*Both performances have been canceled*

Martijn Padding's Cello Concerto No. 2 "Swift, Grey and Spacious" will be premiered by Matt Haimovitz with Antony Hermus conducting the Residentie Orkest on Oct 24 [Tickets/info This event was canceled] in Amsterdam, the Netherlands followed by an additional performance in The Hague on Oct 25This event was canceled.

Premieres (Sep 3, 2020)

Cello concerto "Şahmaran"

Nicolas Altstaedt will be the soloist and conductor on Sep 13 [Tickets/info This event has passed] with Haydn Philharmonie for the world premiere of Fazıl Say's new cello concerto "Şahmaran" (I. Paradise Garden of Shahmaran; II. Betrayal) at Schloss Esterházy in Eisenstadt, Austria as part of the HERBSTGOLD Festival 2020.