Royal Flemish Academy membership        |         New CD / Harakiri        |         Honorary Academician at Santa Cecilia        |         New compositions in 2014        |         ICMA Award 2014        
2014-11

Royal Flemish Academy membership

Eötvös become the member of the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for the Sciences and the Arts.

2014-07

New CD / Harakiri

Harakiri / new CD / Noh×Contemporary Music / Ryoko Aoki (Noh), Takashi Yamane (clarinets), Satoshi Takeshima (Percussion), ALCD-98 / ALM Records / Kojima Recordings, Inc.

2014-06

Honorary Academician at Santa Cecilia

The General Assembly of the Active Academicians of Santa Cecilia - formed by Italian most prestigious personalities in the music field - has appointed Peter Eötvös Honorary Academician, a title attributed to non Italian most outstanding musicians and musicologists.

2014-03

New compositions in 2014

New compositions in 2014: DODICI - Berlin Philharmonic Cello Ensemble, Cologne / DA CAPO - Remix Ensemble, Porto / GOLDEN DRAGON, opera - Ensemble Modern, Opera Frankfurt

2014-01

ICMA Award 2014

ICMA Award 2014 in CD-Concertos categories: Béla Bartók: Violin Concerto No. 2, Sz 112 – Peter Eötvös: Seven – György Ligeti: Violin Concerto // Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ensemble Modern, Peter Eötvös // Naïve V5285

2014-01

New CD / Kosmos

Peter Eötvös: KOSMOS // Sonata per sei / Psalm 151 / Kosmos // Grau Schumacher piano duo, Schlagquartett Köln, Paulo Álvares, keyboard // Wergo

2013-12

Opera performances in 2014

PARADISE RELOADED, Budapest / LE BALCON, Paris / GOLDEN DRAGON, Frankfurt / ANGELS IN AMERICA, Wroclaw / LADY SARASHINA, Lisbon / LADY SARASHINA, Budapest

2013-12

Grammy award nomination

Eötvös CD nomination for Grammy award in the category of ‘Best Classical Instrumental Solo’ Bartók, Eötvös & Ligeti Patricia Kopatchinskaja; Peter Eötvös, conductor (Ensemble Modern & Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra) Label: Naïve

2013-09

New CD / Love and Other Demons - opera

LOVE AND OTHER DEMONS - opera / Glyndebourne 2008 recording / London Philharmonic Orchestra / The Glyndebourne Chorus / conductor: Vladimir Jurowski / Director: Silviu Purcarete / 2013 Glyndebourne Productions Ltd

2013-08

Grammy award nomination

Grammy Award nomination in the category Best Choral Performance // "Ligeti: Requiem; Apparitions; San Francisco Polyphony" / Peter Eötvös, conductor (Barbara Hannigan & Susan Parry; WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln; SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart & WDR Rundfunkchor Köln)

2013-08

Echo Klassik Musikpreis; Gramophone Award 2013

ECHO Klassik - Deutscher Musikpreis 2013 / "Concerto Recording of the Year (20th/21st century ECHO Klassik - Deutscher Musikpreis 2013 / "Concerto Recording of the Year (20th/21st century music) // Gramophone Award 2013: Recording of the Year: Violin" / Bartók: Violinkonzert Nr. 2./ Ligeti: Violinkonzert / Eötvös: Seven / Artists: Patricia Kopatchinskaja, vl., Ensemble Modern, RSO Frankfurt, Peter Eötvös. cond. / Label: Naive, DDD

2013-05

New compositions, world premiere in 2013

DOREMI, 2nd violin concerto (Midori), Los Angeles, Leipzig, London, Paris / SPEAKING DRUMS, percussion concerto, Monte Carlo / PARADISE RELOADED (LILITH), Neue Oper Wien, Vienna

2013-05

Opera performances in 2013

ANGELS IN AMERICA, concert version, January, Los Angeles,USA / THREE SISTERS, March, Zürich, Switzerland / LADY SARASHINA, April, Warsaw, Poland / LOVE AND OTHER DEMONS, June, Bremerhaven, Germany / PARADISE RELOADED (LILITH), October, Vienna, Austria

2012-07

New book / Entretiens autour des cinq premiers opéras de Peter Eötvös

New book written by Aurore Rivals / Entretiens autour des cinq premiers opéras de Peter Eötvös / Éditions Aedam Musicae ISBN 978-2-919046-06-5

2012-07

Echo Musikpreis 2012

ECHO Klassik - Deutscher Musikpreis / Choral Recording of the Year (20th/ 21th century) - SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart/Rundfunkchor Köln/WDR Sinfonieorchester/Péter Eötvös - Prizewinner with the album: Ligeti: Requiem, Apparitions, San Francisco Polyphony (BMC Records/Codaex)

2012-03

New book / Eötvös´s operas

Les Opéras de Peter Eötvös / Entre Orient et Occident /Sous la direction de Márta Grabócz / ISBN: 9782813000903

2012-03

New CD /conducted by Eötvös

Friedrich Cerha: Konzert für Schlagzeug und Orchestra / Martin Grubinger percussion / Wiener Philharmoniker / conducted by Peter Eötvös / KAIROS 0013242KAI

2012-03

New CD / Levitation

New CD / Levitation / Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / ALBA Records, ABCD314

2012-03

New CD / Three sisters

THREE SISTERS - opera / Previously released on Deutsche Grammophon in 1999 / BMC CD 190

2011-12

New York Philharmonic commission

Peter Eötvös is to be commissioned by the New York Philharmonic to compose a work in honour of Henri Dutilleux - the inaugural recipient of The Marie-Josee Kravis Prize for New Music. Dutilleux has personally nominated Eötvös to share in this award - a prize to be presented every two years, recognising extraordinary artistic endeavour in the field of new music.

2011-11

Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik

for the new Eötvös CD / Ligeti: Requiem / «German Record Critics’ Award» as a Recording of Exceptional Artistry and selects it as one of the «Quarterly Best» of New Releases for the Fourth Quarter 2011

2011-09

New CD / Carnegie Hall

Eötvös conducts Ligeti and Kurtág in Carnegie Hall, New York (BMC CD 162)

2011-09

New CD / Ligeti

Eötvös conducts Ligeti - Requiem, Apparitions, San Francisco Polyphony (BMC CD 166)

2011-09

Golden Lion Award

GOLDEN LION AWARD for Lifetime achievement 55th International Contemporary Music Festival Biennale la Venezia 2011

2011-03

Fonogram - Hungarian Music Award

for "Ensemble Linea plays Eötvös" CD

2011-01

New CD - Ensemble Linea plays Eötvös

Sonata per sei, Octet plus, Natasha, Un taxi l'attend, mais..., Erdenklavier-Himmelklavier No.2, Psy, Cadenza
BMC Records (BMC CD 175)

2010-01

Eötvös' operas in 2010

Radames, Budapest
Die Tragödie des Teufels, Munich
Three sisters, Munich, Koblenz
Angels in America, London
Love and Other Demons, Chemnitz, Vilnius, Cologne, Strassbourg, Mulhouse
Lady Sarashina, Warsaw

2009-02

New CD - As I Crossed a Bridge of Dreams

(stereo and 5+1)
Eötvös: Mese (5+1)
BMC CD 138

2008-10

Composition prize for SEVEN

Fondation PRINCE PIERRE DE MONACO
"Prix de Composition Musicale"

2008-01

Premieres in 2008

Levitation (FRSO, Canaries Festival 13 February)
Lady Sarashina (Opera de Lyon 4 March)
Konzert für zwei Klaviere (WDR, Cologne, 9 March)
Octet (Ensemble Modern, Frankfurt 2 April)
Love and Other Demons (Glyndebourne Festival Opera, 10 August)
Octet Plus (Ensemble Linea, Strasbourg, 25 September)

2007-08

New CD - Konzert für Violoncello und Orch.

Cerha: Konzert für Violoncello und Orch.
Schreker: Kammersymphonie
ECM 1887

2007-06

New CD - CAP-KO

Zimmermann: Konzert für Violine und Orchester
Smolka: Walden, The Distiller of Celestial Dews
Musica Viva / NEOS

2007-05

Eötvös member of the Royar Swedish Academy of Music

Royal Swedish Academy of Music has elected Peter Eötvös as member

2007-03

Frankfurter Musikpreis 2007

Frankfurter Musikpreis 2007
Peter Eötvös ist 25. Träger des Frankfurter Musikpreises

2006-03

NEW CD - Eötvös conducts Stravinsky

Le Sacre du Printemps, Mavra
BMC CD 118

2006-03

NEW CD - Eötvös conducts Stockhausen

Gruppen, Punkte
BMC CD 117

2006-01

NEW COMPOSITION - CAP-KO

Concerto for Acoustical Piano, Keyboard and Orchestra
Munich 26 January
Gothenburg 2, 3 February
Geneve 15 March
Budapest 17 March
Amsterdam 24 March
Brussels 25 March
Paris 22 Maz

2006-01

BBC Music Magazine Award

Berio Sinfonia, Ekphrasis CD got the BBC Music Magazine Award for Technical Excellence

2005-07

New CD - Berio: Sinfonia. Ekphrasis

Göteborgs Symfoniker, London Voices
Deutsche Grammophon 00289 477 5380

2004-10

New Opera - Angels in America

Premiere: 23 November, 2004
Theatre du Chatelet, Paris
Performances: 26, 28, 29 November

2004-04

Pro Europa Composition Prize

Eötvös was awarded Pro Europa Composition Prize

2004-02

Scholarship - Internationa Eötvös Institute

The International Eötvös Institute
offers scholarship for young conductors or composers in the Bartók Seminar and Festival, July, 2004

2004-01

Cannes Classical Award

Peter Eötvös was awarded the Cannes Classical Award of "Living Composer"

2004-01

Grammy Award Nomination

Bartók: Bluebeard's Castle CD, conducted by Eötvös, is nominated for a Grammy Award