Cage and Wolff performed at famed European festival.
This year, the Ostrava Days Festival in the Czech Republic will run from August 16th to the 31st and culminate in 19 concerts! Among the composers featured are John Cage and Christian Wolff. On the 17th, members of the Ostrava Days 2013 Ensemble in collaboration with notable New York musicians will perform Wolff’s 37 Haiku. The Janáček Philharmonic Orchestra, resident orchestra of the festival, will perform Wolff’s major orchestral work Individual, Collective on August 25th. On the 26th, the chamber ensemble, Ostravska Banda, will perform Wolff's Trust. Also, a concert of all solo pieces performed by musicians representing seven different cities from around the world will include a performance of John Cage’s Freeman Etudes. More information can be found on the Ostrava Days Festival website.