Performances

Listed is an archive of upcoming and past performances 

Upcoming Performances

Viluksela/Docx Duo perform in Die Alte Druckerei, Ottensen.

  • March 25th, 2020
  • Time, TBA
  • German Premier of (p.p.)
  • Mari Viluksela (viola) und Hector Docx (piano) spielen Hildegard von Bingen, Britten, Docx, Dowland, Köster, Meyer, Norman, Vaughan Williams
  • http://www.alte-druckerei-ottensen.de

Lux Nova tour in South America (TBA)

  • January 2021
  • Concert Tour in Costa Rica and Havanna, Cuba.
  • Lux Nova Duo performing compositions Memory Fragments III (im eifer etwas übersehen(vergessen)) / The Sea is Near me.

Past Performances

2020

“Helsinki Uusia virtoja”  Viluksela/Docx Du0

  • January 16th, 2020
  • Sibelius Academy Concert Hall
  • Premier of (p.p.)
  • Helsinki Uusia virtoja (Talven nuoret taiteilijat 2020)
  • Mari Viluksela (viola) und Hector Docx (piano) spielen Hildegard von Bingen, Britten, Docx, Dowland, Köster, Meyer, Norman, Vaughan Williams

Lux Nova duo meets Leo Brouwer in Cuba

  • January 2020
  • In preparation for the release of their upcoming CD, “Inspiración Bach,” the Lux Nova duo has rehearsed with the famed composer/guitarist in his home country.
  • Included in the workshops and masterclasses were Tristan’s compositions Memory Fragments III (im eifer etwas übersehen(vergessen)) / The Sea is Near me.

2019

“Konzertantes”  Vorstellen/Umsetzen des Textes (Warnke Förderpreis 2019)

  • December 18th, 2019
  • Mirror Strings Quartet + Tristan Köster performing “Simone”
  • Alfred Schnittke Akademie, Hamburg

Wiesbaden:  MIRROR STRINGS

Musik in den Häusern unser Stadt “Inspiración Bach”

  • November 15th, 2019. 19:00
  • Lux Nova Duo performing “im eifer was vergessen (übersehen)”
  • Privates Residence: Wilhelms Allee 8 22587 Hamburg
  • https://www.kunstsalon.de/veranstaltung/musik-in-den-haeusern-der-stadt-2019-hamburg-konzert-16/

Lux Nova Duo and Efrain Oscher perform in Die Glocke, Bremen

  • Freitag, 25.10.2019 | 20:00 Uhr | Kleiner Saal
  • Lux Nova Duo performs “im eifer was vergessen (übersehen)”
  • »Inspiración Bach« Lux Nova Duo trifft Efrain Oscher

Allegro! Festival im Taunus: MIRROR STRINGS

  • August 25th, 2019
  • Mirror Strings Quartet performing “Simone”
  • Kath. Kirche St. Philippus und Jakobus Langstraße 16, Glashütten-schloßborn (HESSEN), Deutschland

Hear the Fear (Musik Theater Featuring compositions by Köster, Aigerim Seilova, Catalina Rueda, And Yishuan Hu)

  • July  6th, 2019
  • Roman Gerber (soloist), Bar Avni (Conductor) Hamburg Symphony and the  Orchester des HfMT perform European premier of “Aware” for solo clarinet and Chamber Orchestra
  • Resonanzraum (Hamburg Bunker)
  • for mature audiences (violence/various facets of our compromised human condition)

Hamburg F.O.C Stipendiaten tour in China  (March 2nd- 14th, 2019)

  • March 4th, 2019: “Bartok, Mozart, Stockhausen, Köster, Stravinsky, und anderen “ Deutsches Konsulat Shanghai
  • March 5th-10th, 2019 : Collaboration Intensive with the HangZhou Philharmonic
  • March 11th, 2019: Meisterklasse mit den Schülern des Konservatoriums Shanghai
  • March 12th, 2019: Bartok, Mozart, Stockhausen, Köster, Stravinsky, und anderen
  • Xuhue Concert Hall

Jorge Paz Premiering:  “the sea is near me” with Dancer Winnie Diaz

Laeiszhalle Hamburg: MIRROR STRINGS

2018

Musical Mass VI (Michael Heupel, Cello)

  • December 29th, 2018
  • Michael Heupel performing “Sich überflussig vorzukommen”
  • Catholic Church of Chania Crete (Assumption Cathedral)

Volkshaus Tungendorf: MIRROR STRINGS

  •  December 8th, 2018
  • Mirror Strings Quartet performing “Simone”
  • Volkshaus Tungendorf Neumunster, Germany

Bagatelle Project

  • December 4th, 2018
  • Hector Docx  premiering “neverhadshit(it’s a feeling)”
  • Forum – Hochschule für Musik und Theatre Hamburg.

Marstall Ahrensburg: MIRROR STRINGS

  • November 25th, 2018
  • Mirror Strings Quartet performing “Simone”
  • Kulturzentrum Marstall am Schloss e.V. Lübecker Straße 8 Ahrensburg, Germany

Masterclass/Concert: David Orlowsky /Future of Orchestra Culture

  • November 15th, 2018 & November 16th, 2018
  • Future of Orchestra Culture Fellows performing “Gelobt sei der Horizont!”
  • Hochschule für Musik und Theater, Hamburg

Masterclass/Concert: David Orlowsky /Future of Orchestra Culture

  • November 15th, 2018 & November 16th, 2018
  • Future of Orchestra Culture Fellows performing “Gelobt sei der Horizont!”
  • Hochschule für Musik und Theater, Hamburg

Lux Nova Duo: “Technische Universität Hamburg”

  • October 21st, 2018
  • Lux Nova Duo performs “Memory Fragments III (im Eifer etwas übersehen)”
  • Technische Universität Hamburg

Lux Nova Duo: “Alte Druckerei Ottensen (Winery)”

  • October 13th, 2018
  • Lux Nova Duo performs “Memory Fragments III (im Eifer etwas übersehen)”
  • AlteDruckereiOttensen

Lux Nova Duo: “Auf den Spuren Johann Sebastian Bachs”

  • September 21st, 2018
  • Lux Nova Duo premiering “Memory Fragments III (im Eifer etwas übersehen)”
  • Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, Kleiner Saal

Masterprüfung von Luisa Marie Darvish Ghane (Reichelt) und Johann Jacob Nissen

Körper, Konzepte, Konstruktionen: Sex and Gender im Neue-Musik-Diskurs von der Gegenwart bis zu den 1950er Jahren

  • July 6th-8th, 2018
  • Performed Cello piece written by Julia Mihaly
  • Hochschule für Musik und Theater, Hamburg

Konzert in der Reihe Musik und Lyrik: MIRROR STRINGS

Rarities of Piano Music Festival, Festival neue Musik

  • May 25th, 2018
  • Mirror Strings Quartet performing “Simone”
  • Schloss vor Husum, König-Friedrich V.-Allee, 25813 Husum/Nordsee

Master Recital

  • April 17th, 2018
  • Portrait concert fulfilling Master’s of Composition Degree requirement
  • Rudolf Steiner Saal, Mittelweg 11, 20148 Hamburg

Modern gezupft und frisch gestrichen

BACH IM SPIEGEL – Wandelkonzert zum 333. Geburtstag von J.S. Bach

  • March 21st, 2018
  • Mirror Strings Quartet performing “Simone”
  • Schleswig Cathedral, Norderdomstraße 4, 24837 Schleswig

Klassik “reloaded”

  • March 1st, 2018
  • Mirror Strings Quartet premiering “Simone”
  • Tchaikovsky Salon, Tschaikowskyplatz 2, 20355 Hamburg

Neues aus der Kompositionsklassen HfMT

  • February 12th, 2018
  • Anny Chen & Anna Lindenbaum performing “Gelobt sei der Horizont” Duo
  • Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg, Forum
  • Harvestehuder Weg 12, 20148 Hamburg

2017

Shanghai Symphony Orchestra premiers “too much ego.”

  • November 22nd, 2017
  • Shanghai Symphony Hall
  • 1380 Fuxing Zhong Lu, Shanghai

Tilo Weber’s Abschlusskonzert – Cello Improvisations

  • September 29th, 2017
  • Theater im Zimmer
  • Alsterchaussee 30, 20149 Hamburg

Le Festival à Pélican à Gignac 2017

  • July 27th & 28th, 2017
  • Silta Ensemble premieres “Gelobt sei der Horizont”
  • Le Domaine du Pélican, Gignac, France

Kompositionen – Rose is a rose is a rose is a rose

  • June 24th, 2017
  • PARTITA(trope) – Solo Violine (James McFadden Talbot)
  • Sich überflüssig vorzukommen – Solo Cello (Michael Heupel)
  • Speckstraße 85, 20355 Hamburg

“Die Englischen”

  • April 13th, 2017
  • New commission and performance by the Hamburg Sinfoniker
  • Miralles Saal, Hamburg
  • Mittelweg 42, 20148 Hamburg

Trio Catch premiers “Memory Fragments II: trying to sing”

  • January  21st, 2017
  • Fanny Mendelssohn Saal HfMT Hamburg
  • Hebebrandstraße 23, DE 22297 Hamburg

2016

NoiseGate Festival

  • September 25th, 2016
  • PARTITA(trope) performance
  • NYU Steinhardt
  • 35 West 4th St. 303 Recital Hall

Le Festival à Pélican à Gignac 2016

  • July 28th & 29th, 2016
  • James McFadden-Talbot performs PARTITA(trope)
  • propriété d’Isabelle et Baudoin Thillaye-du-Boullay
  • Le Domaine du Pélican,Gignac, France
    James at the Festival à Pélican

James McFadden-Talbot Solo Recital

  • June 23rd, 2016
  • James McFadden-Talbot performs PARTITA(trope)
  • Laeiszhalle, Hamburg Germany
  • Johannes-Brahms-Platz, 20355 Hamburg, Germany

Finnische Musik im Dialog III: HEL – HAM – LA

  • June 21st, 2016
  • James McFadden-Talbot Premiers PARTITA(trope) for solo violin & other premiers by the Silta Ensemble
  • Finnische seemannskirche, Hamburg
  • Ditmar-Koel-Straße 6, DE-20459 Hamburg

Hamburg HfMT Dirigiren-Klassenkonzert

  • June 26th, 2016
  • Memory Fragments I performed
  • Mendelssohn saal  (TBA)
  • Harvestehuder Weg 12, 20148 Hamburg

Feuchwanger Institute’s 20th anniversary celebration

  • January 16th, 2016
  • The Varied Trio premiers Memory Fragments I (Wir sind noch nicht zu spät)
  • Villa Aurora, Pacific Palisades, CA

2015

 2015 Shanghai Symposium for new Compositions of Music

  • December 3rd, 2015
  • Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra premieres “The Empty City Stratagem”
  • Shanghai Symphony Hall, Shanghai, China
Shanghai Symphony Hall (source: smartshanghai.com)

HEARnow Festival of Contemporary Music

  • May 1st: Pasadena Universalist Church
  • May 2nd & 3rd: First Lutheran Church of Venice
  • Die Badende performed
  • 301 N Orange Grove Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91103 & 815 Venice Blvd, Venice, CA 90291

2014

Tristan Xavier Köster BM Senior Recital

  • November 15th, 2014
  • Selected works for solo, chamber, and chamber orchestra
  • Alfred E. Newman Recital Hall

Ernst L. Kirchner Symposium

  • April, 13th, 2014
  • die Badende salon performance
  • Estate of Mark Dutcher and David Ross

Brendan White Solo Recital

  • March 9th, 2014
  • performance of when all is ruin once again.
  • Alfred E. Newman Recital Hall, USC

2013

Soundscape Music Festival

  • July 16th, 2013
  • Pentimenti: Nervous Transparency premiered
  • Auditorium Comunale di Maccagno, Italy

USC Composition Department Showcase

  • March 10th, 2013
  • LeChic guitar duet performing “Five Narratives for Guitar Duet”
  • Alfred E. Newman Hall, USC

LA City College Spring Concert Series

  • March 12th, 2013
  • LeChic guitar duet performing “Five Narratives for Guitar Duet”
  • LA City College “DaVinci” Auditorium

USC Sophomore Composers’ Recital

  • March, 2013
  • thoughts drifting into air, “Trio” for two guitars and viola
  • USC’s Ramo Hall

 pre-2013

  • upon request