"Param Vir, born in India, is among the most gifted of contemporary composers for whom the example of the 20th-Century modernist masters remains a valid source of creative expression and renewal.  In particular, his operas are acknowledged to be fruitful contributions to the direction of music-theatre of the last two decades, as compelling in their theatricality as in their commitment to compassion and self-discovery." (Nicholas Williams) read more >

 

Stephen Burns will conduct the American Premiere of RAGA FIELDS

Cloud Gate (photo Nag Odekar) Cloud Gate (photo Nag Odekar) Cloud Gate (photo Nag Odekar)
 
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Charlotte Riedijk as West-Wind-Rising, in a keynote aria from the opera Black Feather Rising. Video by Hans Hijmering.

Latest blog entries

12 November 2013

AN EAST-WEST FULCRUM POINT - Towards a Sarod Concerto

Conductor Stephen Burns with Soumik Datta and Param Vir Fulcrum Point Chicago... more

02 November 2013

CRITICAL ACCLAIM for Cave of Luminous Mind - Read a small selection of reviews

The performance of Cave of Luminous Mind at the BBC Proms on 21st August generated a... more

28 May 2013

MUSIC WITHOUT MINOR SECONDS - A Harmonic Field for "Cave of Luminous Mind"

Music without minor seconds? Why not! The central atonal field in the fast movement... more

Events

01 November 2014

American Premiere of RAGA FIELDS - Concerto for Sarod

Fulcrum Point, Chicago's pre-eminent contemporary ensemble conducted by Stephen... more

02 May 2015

German Premiere of Sarod Concerto

Klangforum Wien , conducted by Enno Poppe at the Könler Philharmonie in Cologne more

23 May 2015

Austrian Premiere of Sarod Concerto

Klangforum Wien , conducted by Enno Poppe at the Wiener Konzerhaus, Vienna more

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