Ensemble Modern

Founded in 1980, the Ensemble Modern is a unique formation, directly managed by the musicians themselves according to the principles of direct democracy. Every year, they perform about a hundred concerts in the most prestigious concert halls and festivals in the world. The ensemble is known for the quality and diversity of its projects, which include concerts and concert films, but also video and dance shows. They have built lasting relationships with renowned artists such as Peter Eötvös, Steve Reich, George Benjamin, Helmut Lachenmann, or Hans Zender.

Portrait of Ensemble Modern © Vincent Stefan