2018

1st and 2nd November, Theater am Gleis Winterthur and
8th, 9th and 10th November, Theater Rigiblick Zürich
Histoire naturelle ou Le Rêve d’Émilie
Eine installativ-szenische Collage über die Natur und den Menschen
With piano music and songs by Claude Debussy and Maurice Ravel, texts by Voltaire, Diderot, du Châtelet, Heisenberg, Schrödinger, Dürrenmatt and more, a sound-installation by Daniel Bisig/Florian Bogner as well as happenings, videos and Super8-Ffilms by Roman Signer
Clara Meloni - soprano; Andres Esteban, Stefan Kollmuss - actors; Maki Wiederkehr and Edward Rushton - pianos
Artistic direction, concept and stage direction: Rachel Eisenhut; Stage, costume and lighting  design: Eugen Eisenhut
www.klangundszene.ch

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22nd and 23rd October
World premiere of "oo — his own eyes"
with the ensemble proton bern
22nd October in the Schlachthaus Theatre, Bern,
23rd October in Basel, Gare du Nord
https://ensembleproton.ch/

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13th October
Landhaus Liebefeld, Bern
Kathrin Hottiger, soprano
Edward Rushton, piano
Song recital with music by Richard Strauss, Franz Schubert, Edvard Grieg and others
www.landhaus-liebefeld.ch

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11th October
Salle des Abeilles, Geneva
"Noces"
Annina Haug, mezzo-soprano
Edward Rushton, piano
A song recital with music by Robert Schumann, Francis Poulenc, Darius Milhaud, Lili Boulanger and Edward Rushton (Lesbias Spatz)
www.liedetmelodie.org

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13th and 14th September
Safe at the Unternehmen Mitte, Basel
2nd, 5th, 6th October
Theater Keller 62, Zürich
"A fond heart"
Sarah Widmer, voice
Edward Rushton, piano
Christoph Trummer, voice and guitar
Staged musical collage with songs by Robert Schumann, Cheryl Frances-Hoad, Anaïs Mitchell and Josh Ritter
afondheart.ch

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2nd September
Theater Rigiblick, Zürich
Premiere of a new work for clarinet quintet, What you can see
Richard Haynes, clarinet; Améi Quartett
Concert part of the series Musikpodium der Stadt Zürich

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18th August
Altes Gewächshaus der Gärtnerei Leuenberger AG, Schimmelrych 2, 5080 Laufenburg
Premiere of a new song, Am Ende des Flurs, 4. Stock
Tino Brütsch, tenor
Benjamin Engeli, piano
Ein musikalischer Blumenstrauss für Christian Haller
Poems by Christian Hallers set to music by Daniel Fueter, Edward Rushton, Ruedi Debrunner, Balz Trümpy, Cyrill Schürch, Yvonne Troxler, Silvan Loher and Thomas Fortmann

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17th August
Stadtkirche Burgdorf
Premiere of a new work, Schellende Klingen, for organ
Nina Wirz, organ
Inaugural concert of the newly restored main organ in Burgdorf's Town Church

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4th August
Konzertsaal, Rathaus Murten
Rathausgasse 17, 3280 Murten
"Auf ein altes Bild"
Songs and piano music by Johannes Brahms and Hugo Wolf
Renate Berger, mezzo-soprano; Edward Rushton, piano

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15th and 17th June
Benediktiner Klassiktage
Kloster Ettal, Bavaria, Germany
Symposium and concerts with René Perler, bass-baritone
https://www.kloster-ettal.de/

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25th May
Klassikkaraoke
Das Lied - Liedrezitale Bern
Catillo del Vino, Bern
http://www.daslied.ch/saison-2018/klassik_karaoke-ii/

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21th April
"O' sink hernieder"
A collage after Tristan und Isolde by Wagner
Grosser Saal, Musikschule Konservatorium Zürich
with: Rolf Romei, Mona Somm, Martin Snell, Susannah Haberfeld and Remo Tobiaz
Arrangement, piano: Edward Rushton
Concept: John H. Mueller
An event by the Schweizerischen Richard Wagner Gesellschaft

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29th March
World premiere of "Comfort & Courage - in Remembrance of General Alexander Vasilyevich Suvorov's Odyssey through the Swiss Alps in the year 1799"
Andermatt, Schweiz, Church of St Peter and St Paul
Ensemble Hexagon Lucerne

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15th March
Performance of "Geist und Wurst" at the Leseverein Kilchberg
Ulrike Andersen, alto; Harry White, also saxophone; Edward Rushton, piano

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10th January
Simon Wallfisch, baritone
Edward Rushton, piano
Schubert: Winterreise
Annette Kolb Gymnasium, Traunstein, Germany
https://www.akg-traunstein.de/joomla/index.php





2017

December
Türli uf, Törli zue
with Julia Schiwowa
https://www.juliaschiwowa.com/

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3rd December
Schubert: Winterreise with Simon Wallfisch, baritone
Abendmusikzyklus Flawil-Gossau
http://www.abendmusikzyklus.ch/

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5th November
Kunstraum Walcheturm Zürich
Music by Claude Debussy, Florent Schmitt, Valentin Marti and Andreas Stahl (WP)
Harry White, also saxophone and Edward Rushton, piano

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27th October
"Die fünfte Jahreszeit"
Concert with Kathrin Hottiger, soprano, and Cornelia Kallisch, speaker, in Männedorf, Switzerland

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21st and 22nd April, Theater Stok, Zürich, 26th April, Neubad, Luzern, 3rd May, Stanzerei, Baden, 5th May, Gare du nord, Basel, 6th May, Carré noir, Biel, 13th May, Remise, Bern

Apartment - Music theatre by Edward Rushton
All information, including show-times, on our website:
www.apartment-opera.ch
with: Viviane Hasler, Renate Berger, Ina Callejas, Azra Ramić
Director: Andreas Rosar

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30th April
Schloss Wartegg, Roschacherberg, Switzerland
Jeannine Hirzel, soprano
Edward Rushton, piano
Songs by Clara Schumann, Claude Debussy, Hector Berlioz and Francis Poulenc
http://wartegg.ch/kultur/

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26th May
JdP Music Building, Oxford
Simon Wallfisch, baritone and cello
Edward Rushton, piano
Songs and chamber music by Honegger, Debussy, Caplet
http://jdp.st-hildas.ox.ac.uk/event/

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26th March
Schloss Au, Switzerland
Sela Bieri, soprano
Edward Rushton, piano
Songs and piano music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Johann Christian Bach and Joseph Haydn

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25th March
Lutherische Pfarrkirche St. Marien, Marburg, Germany
Ulrike Andersen, Alto
Harry White, Alto Saxophone
Edward Rushton, Piano
Works by Rehnqvist, Bach, van Eyck and Rushton

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9th March
Ev. St. Thomasgemeinde, Frankfurt am Main
Ulrike Andersen, alto
Harry White, alto saxophone
Edward Rushton, piano
Works by Rehnqvist, Bach, van Eyck and Rushton

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17th February
Barocksaal im Gymnasium Tegernsee, Germany
Pietzke Quartett (Stephanie Pfeffer, soprano, Isabel Pfefferkorn, mezzosoprano, Michael Mogl, tenor, Philip Scherer, bass)
Edward Rushton, piano
Music by Schumann, Brahms, Wolf and von Herzogenberg

18th February
Same programme im Haus der Musik, Regensburg, Deutschland

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10th February
Hombis Salon, Zürich, Switzerland
Pietzke Quartett and Edward Rushton, piano
Schumann: Spanisches Liederspiel, Brahms: quartets for four voices and piano

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12th February
Chateau de Grandson, Switzerland
Ensemble Quatre-Quarts, 4 voix et piano à 4 mains
Music by Schubert, Schumann and Schmitt

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5th February
Aula OS Wünnewil, Switzerland
Franz Schubert: Winterreise
René Perler, bass-baritone
Edward Rushton, piano

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12. Januar
LOKAL Fluntern, Zürich
"Abendlied"
Meret Roth, Sopran
Edward Rushton, Klavier





2016

10th and 11th November
Die Befreiung des Augenblicks
Theater Rigiblick, Zürich, Switzerland
Songs and chamber music by Schoenberg, Zemlinsky et al.
With Ida Aldrian, Michael Mogl, Matthias Helm, Belenus Quartet etc.
http://www.klangundszene.ch/die-befreiung-des-augenblicks/
Flyer to download

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1st October
Villa Grünholzer, Uster, Switzerland
Hieronymus Schädler, flute
Ursula Koelner, violin
Christine Meyer, cello
Edward Rushton, piano
Beethoven's Symphony No. 1 in Hummel's arrangement for piano and three instruments, plus works by Florent Schmitt and Lennox Berkeley
http://www.villagrunholzer.ch/

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30th September
Hombis Salon, Zürich, Switzerland
Michael Mogl, tenor
Edward Rushton, piano
http://hombissalon.ch/

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25th September
Concert Hall of the Conservatoire Zurich, Florhofgasse, Switzerland
5pm
Hieronymus Schädler, flute; Ursula Koelner, violin; Christine Meyer, cello; Edward Rushton, piano
Beethoven's Symphony no. 1 and Mozart's Symphony no. 38 in Hummel's arrangements for piano and small ensemble
https://www.facebook.com/events/1686196205040461/

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14th-18th September
Theater Stok, Zurich, Switzerland
Le Röschtigraben
„Wenn ich in der Nacht nicht schlafen kann, dann sage ich mir manchmal:…“
Sie mag vieles und vor allem ihre Freiheit. Sie nimmt uns an der Hand und entführt uns singend und erzählend mit viel liebenswertem Humor in ihre ganz persönliche Welt.

Julia Schiwowa, voice; Edward Rushton, piano; Andrei Ichtchenko, accordeon; Simon Kessler, guitar; Fridolin Blumer, bass; Ken Fiebig, percussion; Marbour/Schiwowa, texts and music; Wolfgang Drechsler, arrangements
http://www.theater-stok.ch/le-roeschtigraben/

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17th September
Jecklin Forum, Zürich, Switzerland
Sela Bieri, soprano
Edward Rushton, piano
Songs and piano music by Mozart, Haydn and J.C. Bach
http://www.topkonzerte.ch/

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26th August
Machynlleth Festival, Wales, GB
"The Singing Cellist"
Simon Wallfisch, baritone and cello
Edward Rushton, piano
http://moma.machynlleth.org.uk/
"The Singing Cellist" on Youtube

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13th August
Flims, Switzerland
Hieronymus Schädler, flute
Ursula Koelner, violin
Christine Meyer, cello
Edward Rushton, piano
Beethoven's Symphony no. 1 in Hummel's arrangement for piano and small ensemble
http://flimsfestival.ch/

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2nd June
Luftraum, Berlin



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28th May
Mattenhof Bern
Sarah Widmer, mezzo soprano
Edward Rushton, piano
Songs by Britten, Schubert etc.