July 10-24, 2015
Martyna Kosecka will lead a cycle of lectures and workshops connected to contemporary music. All the classes take place in NA Institute in Tehran.
10.07, 7.00-9.00 PM – Lecture “Electronic Music”
12-14.07, 10.00AM-2.00PM – Improvisation workshop Classes lead with composer Idin Samimi Mofakham and an opera singer Alma Samimi
21.22.07, 10.00AM-2.00PM – Cycle of lectures and composers’ workshop “Spectral music”
24.07, 7.00-9.00PM – Lecture “Polish contemporary music”
May 1, 2015
National Centre for Early Music, Walmgate, York, England
During The 2015 York Spring Festival of New Music will be a world premiere of Martyna Kosecka’s work for piano solo “Cogita!” from 2012.
The piece will be performed by internationally known Belgian pianist Geert Callaert.
More information: The 2015 York Spring Festival of New Music, “Cogita!”
April 24, 2015
Brucknerhaus, Mittlerer Saal, Linz, Austria
During Festival 4020 in Linz, focusing on music from Middle East regions, Martyna Kosecka will conduct Ensemble4020, performing two pieces during evening concert presenting contemporary classical music: Idin Samimi Mofakham’s Hommage a Komitas (2015, order of Festival 4020 Linz) and Zeynep Gedizlioğlu’s Yol (2005/6).
More information: Festival 4020 in Linz, Ensemble4020
April 21, 2015
Croatian Music Institute, Gundulićeva 6, Zagrzeb, Croatia
During 28.Music Biennale Zagreb in Croatia, at finals of 5-Minute Opera Competition, will be a premiere of Martyna Kosecka’s mini-opera Kochawaya for two soloists and ensemble. Conductor: Saša Britvić.
More information: 28 Music Biennale Zagreb
March 26, 2015
Poznań City Hall, White Chamber
We invite you for the concert during 44th International Contemporary Music Festival “Poznańska Wiosna Muzyczna”, where the newest composition of Martyna Kosecka – Passaggio II for double bass will have it’s premiere.Composition will be performed by Mateusz Loska.
More information on the website of the festival: wiosna muzyczna
February 13-24, 2015
Martyna Kosecka will take part in IMPULS. 9th International Ensemble and Composers’ Academy for Contemporary Music in Graz, Austria.
During the workshops and various sound-projects she will broaden her knowledge under the leadership of Beat Furrer, Chaya Czernowin, Richard Barrett, Enno Poppe and many others.
January 27, 2015
Music Biennale Zagreb
We invite you to read a short interview with Martyna Kosecka, published on Music Biennale Zagreb website.
interview with Martyna Kosecka
December 15, 2014
Music Biennale Zagreb
Martyna Kosecka’s piece “Kochawaya” among other nine compositions, has been selected to the finals of “the 5-Minute Opera Competition”, taking place at the Music Biennale Zagreb in April.
More about the finalists and jury’s selection procedure you can find here: 28 Music Biennale Zagreb
November 10-28, 2014
Visby International Center for Composers, Sweden
SpectroDuo, an improvised music ensemble consisting of Martyna Kosecka and Idin Samimi Mofakham, will stay on three-week artistic residency at Visby International Center for Composers.
Musicians will work on music material for new series of improvising concerts, using native Iranian instruments and music-toys as a base of their new project.