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Benjamin conducts Portuguese premiere of Concerto for Orchestra with the Gulbenkian

2021 work makes national debut in Lisbon alongside Benjamin's Dream of the Song

Benjamin, Suckling, Anderson and Knussen at 2024 Festival Aspects des Musiques d’Aujourd’hui

42nd edition of festival from Conservatoire & Orchestre de Caen makes Benjamin focus, alongside world and national premieres from Martin Suckling

Davies’ Iris for soprano saxophone and ensemble featured in London Sinfonietta celebration concert alongside Adès and Knussen

Celebratory programme also features Adès' Living Toys and Knussen's Coursing

US premiere of Knussen’s Cleveland Pictures from Franz Welser-Möst and the Cleveland Orchestra

Work inspired by Pictures at an Exhibition ranks among one of Knussen's most extensive orchestral statements

Theater an der Wien presents the Austrian premiere of Knussen’s Where the Wild Things Are

Nikolaus Habjan directs new production of Sendak-inspired fantasy opera

Grossman Ensemble celebrate Oliver Knussen and George Benjamin in Chicago

Stefan Asbury conducts University of Chicago ensemble in season opener

Tamara Stefanovich records Knussen’s Prayer Bell Sketch

Takemitsu-inspired piano pieced released through Pentatone

Knussen’s Cleveland Pictures to premiere at Aldeburgh Festival

Extensive orchestral statement crowns day of music celebrating composer

New Knussen tributes from Colin Matthews and Tansy Davies at Aldeburgh

New pieces composed for Anssi Kartunen, Claire Booth, Huw Watkins and Freya Waley-Cohen celebrate composer

LPO and Edward Gardner celebrate Oliver Knussen

Performances at Southbank Centre and Royal Academy of Music explore legacy

Knussen’s Cleveland Pictures to premiere at the 2022 Aldeburgh Festival

Benjamin’s Concerto for Orchestra premieres at BBC Proms

The composer conducts new orchestral work for the BBC Proms alongside Knussen

Arnold centenary celebrated by Presteigne Festival

Four concerts and a talk by Christopher Austin mark the Arnold centenary

BCMG perform Oliver Knussen and John Woolrich

On 28 February the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group will present a streamed concert of chamber music

Watch: Oliver Knussen's Hums and Songs from Wigmore Hall

Jennifer France joined Britten Sinfonia and composer-conductor Jack Sheen

Repertoire Suggestions: Dramatic Works

18 Dramatic works suitable for socially-distanced performance, including chamber versions of classic repertoire as well as exciting contemporary works for the stage.

Anssi Karttunen to premiere Colin Matthews’ Three Fragments in Knussen tribute

Repertoire suggestions: music for ensemble

from modern masterpieces to arrangements of repertoire classics

Mälkki and Josefowicz remember Knussen with the LA Philharmonic

The LA Times described Knussen as ‘the greatest British musician of his time’

International Knussen tributes, and a major focus in Aldeburgh

Tributes to Oliver Knussen (1952-2018)

Friends and colleagues of Oliver Knussen remember a musical giant

Oliver Knussen (1952–2018)

Faber Music is deeply saddened to announce the death of Oliver Knussen.

Knussen manuscripts acquired by Sacher Foundation

The acquisition of the collection was marked on 14 February with a concert by soprano Claire Booth and Ensemble Recherche

A new Knussen work conjures the sounds of Japan

the 8-minute work couches seven exquisite haiku settings in richly evocative music for flute and ensemble of 22 players