Stegreif © Julia Milberger
Stegreif © Julia Milberger

symphony of change

Sounds of sustainability – what does change sound like, what does change sound like? Stegreif – The Impfovising Symphony Orchestra addresses these questions in “symphony of change”, the third and final part of its project #bechange – 17 sounds of sustainability. The musical arc will span from Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179), Wilhelmine von Bayreuth (1709- 1785), Emilie Mayer (1812-1883) to Clara Schumann (1819-1896). “symphony of change” will be premiered on 8 September 2023 at the Beethovenfest Bonn.

Artistic directors: Juri de Marco & Lorenz Blaumer / project management: Immanuel de Gilde / recomposition & arrangement: Tabea Schrenk, Nina Kazourian, Julia Biłat, Helena Montag, Franziska Aller / co-artistic director composition: Alistair Duncan / director, choreograph: David Fernández / choreographic cooperation: Lea Hladka / lightdesign: Vito Walter & Arnaud Poumarat / stage & costumes: Anja Kreher / dramaturgical collaboration: Catriona Fadke

08 September 2023, Beethovenfest Bonn
18 September 2023, Musikfest Berlin
05 Oktober 2023, Herbstliche Musiktage Bad Urach
Featuring works by Wilhelmine von Bayreuth, Hildegard von Bingen, Clara Schumann and Emilie Mayer as well as recompositions and improvisation