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ONLINE • Christmas concert • Jesus and the women • Ensemble Wiener Collage, Alois Mühlbacher, René Staar, Mercedes Echerer
Tuesday, 22 December 2020
6.00 pm

Ensemble Wiener CollageFotos: Alois Mühlbacher (© Alexander Eder), René Staar (©️ Petra Schmidt), Mercedes Echerer (© Hans Ringhoher)
Stefan Obmann trombone
Alfred Melichar
Johannes Piirto
Bojidara Kouzmanova-Vladar
Dalina Ugarte
Barbara Riccabona

Alois Mühlbacher countertenor
René Staar conductor
Mercedes Echerer scenic arrangement, recitation

Arnold SCHÖNBERG Weihnachtsmusik
Alessio ELIA Outskirts of Matter (2020, WP)
Hannes HEHER Intermezzi (2020, WP)
Alexej KRASHENINNIKOV Women At The Grave Of Christ (2020, WP)
Aron LUDWIG Gzuz und die Frauen ...alles was darüber gesagt werden sollte... (2020, WP)
Irina MALAKH-NAKIMOVA "Martha, Martha ..." from the trilogy "Mein Jesus" (2020, WP)
Mathias Johannes SCHMIDHAMMER Der erste Stein (2020, WP)
Erich URBANNER Magdalena (2020, WP)

Wolfgang Niedermair camera and editing | Michael Niedermair camera
Aron Ludwig recording management | Kristaps Andris Austers sound engineer
Jeroen Smith lighting
Mercedes Echerer direction
Martina Knoll production management

The eighth edition of the traditional biennial Christmas concert by the Ensemble Wiener Collage at the Arnold Schönberg Center is dedicated to the theme of women in the environment of Jesus of Nazareth. Reason enough to trace not only the traditional image of women in the New Testament as mothers or penitents, but also mysterious traditions, as they are conveyed to us, for example, from the apocryphal writings condemned as heresy by the official church, but also through legends and superstition.

With the support of GFÖM | akm

Livestream on YouTube and facebook.
Online till January 10, 2021

Photos: Alois Mühlbacher (© Alexander Eder), René Staar (© Petra Schmidt), Mercedes Echerer (© Hans Ringhoher)