Bjorn Stevens at October Music Festival 2012 of Bavarian State Opera

With the leading theme “Chaos and Order”, the fourth “October Music Festival” will be taking place as a cooperation of the Max Planck Society and the Bavarian State Opera in Munich from October 12 - 20.

The audience can look forward to lectures about different aspects of this topic as well as the appertaining concerts. Well known scientists will describe the principles of chaos and order from the perspective of their respective field.




Prof. Stevens, director at Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, will give his lecture “Order and Chaos – Leading Themes in the Atmospheric Sciences” in Munich´s All Saints' Court Church on Saturday 13 October 2012 (in German). Musical works of Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, György Kurtag, György Ligeti and Georg Friedrich Händel will be presented by the Bavarian State Orchestra afterwards.

More information: www.bayerische.staatsoper.de/59-ZmxhZz0xJmw9ZW4mc3o9MjM1-~spielplan~vorwort.html

Concert schedule:

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
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Johann Sebastian Bach / Knut Nysted  
Immortal Bach

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
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György Kurtag
Omaggio a Luigi Nono

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
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György Ligeti    
Nonsense Madrigals

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
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Georg Friedrich Händel 
Dixit Dominus (HWV 232)


Venue

Saturday, 13 October 2012, 7.00 pm
All Saints' Court Church (Allerheiligen Hofkirche der Residenz)
Munich

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