Participants

Composers / Institute Lectors
Muhal Richard Abrams (New York)
Richard Ayres (Amsterdam)
Christopher Butterfield (Victoria, BC, Canada)
Petr Kotík (Ostrava/New York)
Bernhard Lang (Vienna/Graz)
George Lewis (New York)
Roscoe Mitchell (Oakland, CA)
Phill Niblock (New York)
Pavel Zemek Novák (Brno)
Marc Sabat (Berlin)
Salvatore Sciarrino (Città di Castello, Italy)
Kate Soper (New York)
Miroslav Srnka (Prague)
Jennifer Walshe (Dublin)

Orchestras & Ensembles
Residents:
ONO - Ostrava New Orchestra (international)
Ostravská banda (international)
Canticum Ostrava – Jurij Galatenko, choirmaster

Guests:
Momenta Quartet (New York)
Loadbang Quartet (New York)
Neuen Vocalsolisten (Stuttgart)
String Noise (New York)
Prague Improvisation Orchestra
Kraków Improvisers Orchestra
Opening Performance Orchestra (Prague)

Conductors
Carl Bettendorf (New York)
Bruno Ferrandis (Paris)
Rolf Gupta (Kristiansand)
Petr Kotík (Ostrava/New York)
Joseph Trafton (Mannheim)
Owen Underhill (Vancouver)

Soloists:
Daniel Costello, French horn (Dessau)
Joseph Kubera, Piano (New York)
Daan Vandewalle, Piano (Ghent)
Eirik Raude, Percussion (Spikkestad)
Tamás Schlanger, Percussion (Budapest)
Hana Kotková, Violin (Lugano)
Conrad Harris, Violin (New York)
Nikolaus Schlierf, Viola (Berlin)
Andrej Gál, Violoncello (Bratislava)
Juho Laitinen, Violoncello (Turku)
Measha Brueggergosman, Soprano (Fredericton, NB, Canada)
Aneta Bendová, Soprano (Brno)
Eva Marie Gieslová, Soprano (Ostrava)
Dominika Doniga, Soprano (Bratislava)
Katalin Károlyi, Mezzosoprano (Budapest)
Taylan Reinhard, Tenor (Graz)
Holger Falk, Baritone (Frankfurt)
Jeffrey Gavett, Baritone (New York)
Maciej Idziorek, Baritone (Vienna)
Thomas Buckner, Voice (New York)
Other soloists TBA

Personnel subject to change