I am looking forward so much to the world premiere of "Nine Echoes of Ancient Trees" performed by the renowned YL Male Voice Choir under direction of Pasi Hyökki. The concert on september 30th is part of Suomi100 celebrating the 100. anniversay of Finland.
New full-length christmas oratorio (working title "Puer Natus Est") for soloists, choir and large orchestra, commissioned by Monteverdi Chor Würzburg http://www.hochschulchor.uni-wuerzburg.de/ie/home/index.php conducted by Matthias Beckert, libretto by Winfried Böhm, to be premiered on december 10th 2017 in Neubaukirche Würzburg
New a cappella work "In the Highest", commissioned by St Jacobs Ungdomskör http://www.stjacobsungdomskor.se/ conducted by Mikael Wedar, to be premiered in 2017
"Neptunus" for chorus a cappella, commissioned by Vox Bona (http://kreuzkirche-bonn.de/kirchenmusik/vox-bona/) conducted by Karin Freist-Wissing, to be premiered in 2017 in Bonn
Psalm 116 for chorus SSA, commissioned by Kölner Dommusik http://www.koelner-dommusik.de/, to be premiered by Mädchenchor am Kölner Dom conducted by Oliver Sperling
New Work a cappella on a Text by Hildegard von Bingen (AVE GENEROSA)
commissioned by http://www.vocaliataldea.com conducted by Basilio Astulez, to be premiered in 2017
New Work for chorus a cappella commissioned by http://www.koelner-kantorei.de to be premiered in 2018, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the choir
Projects I am involved in as head of the Collegium musicum at University of Cologne are listed here,
among them conducting Dvorak's Stabat Mater in the Gürzenich at Cologne in July 2017.
In July I will conduct the Harvard Summer Chorus with my own completion of Mozart's Requiem I am currently working on.