The off C:N showcases are a new Classical:NEXT concert format for networks or institutions to present their special selection of outstanding talent and innovative projects. The first off C:N event will take place on the evening of Friday, 31 May at the famous Musikverein in Vienna:
Anna Petrini: bass recorder
A virtuoso recorder player specialising in both contemporary and early music with her latest album of works for the Paetzold contrabass recorder, being nominated for a 2013 Swedish Grammy.
Cecilia Gelland: violin
Martin Gelland: violin
The 18th century concept of the violin duo is revived as a driving force for contemporary exploration. They will perform composititons by Lützow-Holm (Denmark), Dillon (Sweden) and Alsted (Scotland).
Jörgen Pettersson: saxophone
Håkan Lidbo: electronics
Jörgen Pettersson, one of Sweden's most respected contemporary saxophone players joins forces with Swedish composer and producer Håkan Lidbo, whose work spans from sound art to electronica and techno.