Thomas Adès writes clarinet quintet for Mark Simpson and Quatuor Diotima
Alchymia will premiere at Kings Place, London on 30 September 2021
Adès’ fanfare at opening of Frank Gehry’s The Tower, Luma Arles
New fanfare performed by Arles musicians and Ilan Vokov
Barbican to present UK premiere of Adès’s Shanty – Over the Sea in June
The string orchestra work inspired by the desire to journey makes its way to British shores
Thomas Adès 50th Birthday Concert with Kirill Gerstein and LSO
To celebrate the 50th birthday of Thomas Adès, the LSO release an online concert of Sibelius Sixth Symphony and Adès' monumental In Seven Days, with Kirill Gerstein as soloist and the composer conducting.
Adès at 50: Shanty – Over the Sea premiered by the ACO
an intricate 8-minute work for 17 strings
Live stream: Gianandrea Noseda conducts Adès’ Inferno in Rome
Santa Cecilia present the European premiere of a suite from the ballet
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.
Adès releases from myrios, DG and Signum
Premiere recordings from Kirill Gerstein, and a fresh account of the Violin Concerto from Pekka Kuusisto
Barbican announces Adès focus in 20/21
The season includes a world premiere for the Australian Chamber Orchestra
Thomas Adès’ new Piano Concerto breaks all records!
'The composer on the very top of his game' - unprecedented success for the new Adès Piano Concerto
Adès Dance Spectacular in Los Angeles
Standing ovations greet the premiere of a new Thomas Adès ballet in Los Angeles.
Adès concerto premieres in Boston
A new Concerto for Piano and Orchestra
Faber Music publishes special edition for Thomas Adès’ opera The Tempest
The full score of Thomas Adès’ The Tempest, one of the 21st Century’s most successful operas – is now available for the first time as a beautifully produced, limited-edition publication.
‘The Exterminating Angel’ in Denmark
Adès’s third opera receives Danish premiere
Adès's The Exterminating Angel Triumphs in New York
Opera described as 'stunningly inventive' by New York Times after Met premiere
Powder Her Face: the orchestral suite
An extended 30-minute orchestral Powder Her Face Suite, was premiered by Sir Simon Rattle and the Berliner Philharmoniker in May
Faber Composers at the 2017 BBC Proms
A Tom Coult premiere opens the festival, with works by Hillborg, Adès and Coll also featured.
Powder Her Face on stage and in concert
Adès’s masterpiece continues to travel the world
‘A turning point for Adès and for opera itself’: The Exterminating Angel premieres in Salzburg
28 July saw the world premiere of Adès’ much anticipated third opera 'The Exterminating Angel' at the Salzburg Festival
Thomas Adès appointed Boston Symphony Artistic Partner
The three-year position will see the premiere of a new Piano Concerto
Adès LSO Focus
Asyla, Tevot, Brahms and Polaris feature in two concerts conducted by the composer
Adès receives the 2015 Léonie Sonning Music Prize
Adès joins Britten, Kurtág, Messiaen and Stravinsky as a recipient of the prestigious award.
'Concert Paraphrase on Powder Her Face' Premieres in Los Angeles
Thomas Adès' 'Concert Paraphrase on Powder Her Face' for two pianos premieres in Los Angeles.
US Premiere of Thomas Adès’ Totentanz
After critically-acclaimed performances in London and Warsaw, Thomas Adès’ most recent work, Totentanz, receives its American premiere this March by the New York Philharmonic conducted by the composer.