„Out at S.E.A.” composer workshop – 2. phase


Following the preparation phase in April the chamber opera workshop continued with the individual creation period in May. After the assesment of the test fragments we invited 6 composers to work on the characters of the opera: Diana Soh, Mariana Ungureanu, Máté Balogh, Christian Flury, Samu Gryllus and Koka Nikoladze. The rehearsals will take place between 9-18 December, 2013 the application for passive participants (auditors) is still open. The Hugarian premiere will be on 19th December in Budapest Music Center.

Auditors shall register prior to the rehearsal period by submitting their applications online. The foundation can cover accommodation costs only for active participants. For more details about the project, please check the announcement here:

The workshop has been supported by Art Mentor Foundation Lucerne, the production is promoted by the Culture programme of the European Union. The tour of the production is co-organised by Budapest Music Center, the opera will be staged in several European cities in 2014/2015 within the framework of Ulysses Network: Paris (IRCAM/ManiFeste-2014), Milan (Divertimento Ensemble), and we negotiate about further concert with Brussels (Flagey/Klara festival) and Riga (New Music Festival Arena).