Europe Here & Now: Zöllner-Roche Duo
Johan Svensson double dubbing (firefly song)
Kaija Saariaho Duft
Alessandro Perini Phase/Perspective
Haukur Þór Harðarson new work
Anna Korsun eigengrau
Paweł Malinowsky Paradise Blue [we'd never be apart]
Two of the most committed, adaptable and passionate musical voices in the European contemporary music scene Heather Roche and Eva Zöllner are known for their unique and versatile approaches to their respective instruments, the accordion and clarinet(s).
Born in Canada, clarinettist Heather Roche lives in London. Recently referred to as “the queen of multiphonics” and “a figurehead for contemporary music performance practice” on BBC Radio 3, she regularly appears as a soloist and chamber musician at festivals across Europe.
Eva Zöllner is one of the most active accordionists of her generation and devotes herself to contemporary music. Eva has performed as a soloist in most European and Latin American countries, throughout Asia, Australia, and North America.
Presented by NCH