Festival AFEKT Berlin – 16/9/2019

The international festival of contemporary music AFEKT in Estonia introduces itself for the second time in Berlin. The festival AFEKT, which has been taking place in Estonia since 2001, is dedicated to contemporary music and aims to enrich the musical landscape with performances of canonical works of contemporary music on the one hand and contemporary contemporary music on the other.

Monday 16/9/2019  20:00

Kulturbrauerei – Maschinenhaus, Knaackstr. 97, 10435 Berlin

The festival receives a unique face through the constant participation of Estonian composers and performers. In the Kulturbrauerei Maschinenhaus there are compositions by Rebecca Saunders, Helena Tulve, Mark Barden, Arash Yazdani, Paul Cliffs, Elis Hallik and Liisa Hirsch. The ensemble mosaik plays under the direction of Enno Poppe and AFEKT soloists.

The concert is complemented by a conversation between the composers, conducted by the festival’s director, Monika Mattiesen.