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Ulrich Drechsler, Foto: Georg Cizek-Graf Ulrich Drechsler, Foto: Georg Cizek-Graf

Ulrich Drechsler’s Liminal Zone: Caramel
Album Release Concert

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After three years 0f preparation, clarinettist and composer Ulrich Drechsler now presents his new ensemble and his latest album – both named “Caramel” – here at MuTh. This represents the first part of his LIMINAL ZONE soundworld, which consists of three different musical projects. By paring everything back to the barest essentials, Drechsler creates moments of extreme intensity – timeless, lyrical music which drifts between neo-classicism, minimalism, film music and jazz.

“Caramel” blends the freedom found in improvisation with the structural clarity of the classical form and the emotional depth found in oriental music. The radiant voice of coloratura soprano Özlem Bulut floats above the elegant sounds of Oliver Steger’s double bass, the pulsating rhythms of Raphael Keuschnigg’s drums, and the virtuoso lines cascading from Amir Ahmadi’s piano. Meanwhile slam poet Yasmin Hafedh conjures magic out of words, all to the sound of Ulrich Drechsler’s masterful bass clarinet playing.

Programme:
CD Presentation

  1. February 2020

    Aquarium, or the Last Chance
    Musical for an actor

    Pure Beethoven:
    Minetti Quartet in the MuTh

    • Minetti Quartett in the MuTh

    Schoenberg Trio Wien
    Works by Haydn, Sibelius and Kodály

    Stage technology workshop

  2. March 2020

    Loibner, Jasbar, Schwarz / Rina Kaçinari & Maria Craffonara
    Welcome to the fringes in the MuTh

    • Welcome to the fringes in the MuTh

    Sona MacDonald & The Whizkey Brothers
    A Song Celebration

    • My favorites 1

    Karl Markovics: UANSCHLIAFFA
    Konzert zum 20. Todestag von Friedrich Gulda und H. C. Artmann

    • G’mischter Satz in The MuTh

    Miwa & Steude
    Volkhard Steude in the MuTh

    • Volkhard Steude in the MuTh

    Das Zauberwort (The Magic Word – in German)
    Musical comedy by Josef Gabriel Rheinberger (1839-1901) / A production by MuTh and the Vienna Boys' Choir

    • Kinderoper in the MuTh – ABO 1

    Richard Strauss & Johann Strauß
    Bartolomeys in the MuTh

    • Bartolomeys in the MuTh

    Das Zauberwort (The Magic Word – in German)
    Musical comedy by Josef Gabriel Rheinberger (1839-1901) / A production by MuTh and the Vienna Boys' Choir

    • Kinderoper in the MuTh – ABO 2
  3. April 2020

    Pilgerfahrt zu Beethoven (A pilgrimage to Beethoven) IV
    Florian Krumpöck in the MuTh

    • Florian Krumpöck in the MuTh

    Reza Sadeghi live in Vienna
    Emotive pop from Persia

    prima la musica Wien 2020
    Prize-winners’ Concert

    Monika Ballwein celebrates The Beatles
    A fresh take on Beatles classics

    • My favorites 1

    Joe Hofbauer Big Band: In the Mood in the MuTh
    Big Band-Hits von Henry Mancini bis Ray Charles

    • G’mischter Satz in The MuTh

    Selini Quartet
    Next Generation in the MuTh

    • Next Generation in the MuTh

    Jorinde (In German)
    A Wiener Taschenoper production, co-produced by Musiktheater Linz

    • Kinderoper in the MuTh – ABO 1

    Friday Afternoons
    Concert by the Vienna Boys' Choir

    Jorinde (In German)
    A Wiener Taschenoper production, co-produced by Musiktheater Linz

    • Kinderoper in the MuTh – ABO 2
  4. May 2020

    Aquarium, or the Last Chance
    Musical for an actor

    Innehalten – Gegen Ausgrenzung
    Wort & Musik / Wiener Sängerknaben

    • Innehalten

    Auf dem Wasser zu singen: Schumann und Schubert
    Schorny in the MuTh

    • Schorny in the MuTh

    Friday Afternoons
    Concert by the Vienna Boys' Choir

    Billy & Johnny / Die Strottern
    Welcome to the fringes in the MuTh

    • Welcome to the fringes in the MuTh

    Haydn – Bartók – Dvořák or “El Americano”
    Minetti Quartet in the MuTh

    • Minetti Quartett in the MuTh

    Friday Afternoons
    Concert by the Vienna Boys' Choir

    Moser & Steude
    Volkhard Steude in the MuTh

    • Volkhard Steude in the MuTh
  5. June 2020

    Tribute to Beethoven no. 1
    Bartolomeys in the MuTh

    • Bartolomeys in the MuTh

    Friday Afternoons
    Concert by the Vienna Boys' Choir

    Friday Afternoons
    Concert by the Vienna Boys' Choir

    Aquarium, or the Last Chance
    Musical for an actor