The ULYSSES Ensemble, created by the ULYSSES Network, is an ephemeral chamber ensemble of thirty young European performers ages 18 to 30 who have been selected especially for the occasion. Together they will tour five major European contemporary music events and have the opportunity to work with leading conductors, composers and performers on key repertoire and new works.
The first stop of the ULYSSES Ensemble is Frankfurt/Main (DE) where the ULYSSES Ensemble members meet and cooperate with the members of the IEMA-Ensemble (International Ensemble Modern Academy).
The Audience Research branch of the ULYSSES Network was established in late 2016 with the aim of investigating the audience for contemporary classical music in Europe. Newly composed classical music has long held a reputation for challenging audiences and for provoking a wide range of responses and experiences. This image of the genre has often held it back from reaching a larger, more diverse audience base.
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The ULYSSES Ensemble is a brand new touring chamber ensemble created by the ULYSSES Network. It is made up of young contemporary musicians, between 18 and 30 years old, from all over Europe. The ensemble will get the opportunity to work with highly renowned composers and conductors, workshop new repertoire,...