Concert in Dresden
Jun
1
7:30 PM19:30

Concert in Dresden

Joint concert of the Werkstattorchester, Dresden and the Orchestre Molto Assai de Bordeaux

Programme:

Dvorak Symphony No.9 “From the New World”

Bizet Carmen Suite No.1

Vaughan-Williams English Folk Song Suite

Conductor Matthew Lynch

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Carl Craig with Chineke!
Apr
28
7:00 PM19:00

Carl Craig with Chineke!

Carl Craig will continue to stretch the boundaries of techno as he joins forces with the Chineke! Orchestra to present Versus, the orchestral adaptation of his music, alongside his greatest hits.

A creative visionary, world-class DJ and ambassador for his native Detroit, composer Carl Craig is famously known for his groundbreaking approach to electronic music.

Flute Matthew Lynch

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Concert with the Werkstattorchester, Dresden
Jan
31
5:00 PM17:00

Concert with the Werkstattorchester, Dresden

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Concert with the Werkstattorchester Dresden featuring a selection of music from around Europe.

Artistic Director: Matthew Lynch

Lars Engeln Symphosium WORLD PREMIERE (Conductor: Michael Gonsior)

Gade Nachklänge von Ossian (Conductor: Martin Kirmse)

Britten Simple Symphony (Conductor: Clemens Weichard)

Prokofiev Selections from Romeo and Juliet (Conductor: Matthew Lynch)

Gabriel Franke Feuer WORLD PREMIERE (Conductor: Gabriel Franke)

Mussorgsky Das alte Schloss aus Bilder einer Ausstellung (Conductor: Gabriel Franke)

 

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Chineke! Launch Concert
Sep
13
5:00 PM17:00

Chineke! Launch Concert

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Ballade for orchestra, Op.33
Philip Herbert: Elegy: In memoriam - Stephen Lawrence
Johannes Brahms: Variations on a theme by Haydn (St. Anthony)
Interval
Ludwig Van Beethoven: Symphony No.7

Africa Utopia hosts the historic launch of Chineke!

Chineke! – which means 'the spirit of creation' in Igbo – is the UK's first professional classical orchestra made up entirely of BME musicians.

The orchestra is the brainchild of leading double bassist Chi-chi Nwanoku, who aims to both celebrate the creative energy of musicians of colour and inspire new generations of instrumentalists.

The concert is conducted by Wayne Marshall, and includes Elegy: In Memoriam – Stephen Lawrence by black British composer Philip Herbert, as well as Beethoven's dramatic Symphony No.7.

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Concert with the Werkstattorchester, Dresden
Jul
18
5:00 PM17:00

Concert with the Werkstattorchester, Dresden

Concert with the Werkstattorchester Dresden featuring a selection of music on sacred and mythical themes.

Artistic Director: Matthew Lynch

Nicolai Missa Instrumentalis WORLD PREMIERE (Conductor: Maximilian Nicolai)

Grieg Sigurd Josalfar Suite (Conductor: Tim Fischdick)

Smetana Blanik (Conductor: Toni Marquardt)

Franke Storm des Lebens (Conductor: Felix Weickelt)

Grieg Wedding Day at Troldhaugen (Conductor: Matthew Lynch)

Nielsen Saga-Drøm (Conductor: Matthew Lynch)

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Concert with VaCO
Dec
30
to Dec 31

Concert with VaCO

An enthralling and exhilarating programme, featuring rising star Hayley Parkes (Finalist, BBC Young Musician of the Year 2014) taking on Mozart’s iconic Piano Concerto No. 24 in C Minor, K491 conducted by Xenophon Kelsey. The Vacation Chamber Orchestras will dazzle with performances showcasing the delightful Serenade for Strings by Dag Wiren (conductor: Matthew Lynch) and the exceptional Sept Danses d’aprés Les Malheurs de Sophie for Wind by Francaix, culminating in the timeless Symphony No, 40 in G Minor, K550 by Mozart.

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Concert with VaCO
Dec
29
to Dec 30

Concert with VaCO

An enthralling and exhilarating programme, featuring rising star Hayley Parkes (Finalist, BBC Young Musician of the Year 2014) taking on Mozart’s iconic Piano Concerto No. 24 in C Minor, K491 conducted by Xenophon Kelsey. The Vacation Chamber Orchestras will dazzle with performances showcasing the delightful Serenade for Strings by Dag Wiren (conductor: Matthew Lynch) and the exceptional Sept Danses d’aprés Les Malheurs de Sophie for Wind by Francaix, culminating in the timeless Symphony No, 40 in G Minor, K550 by Mozart.

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Jul
27
to Aug 27

SCIW Abschlusskonzert

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The second of two final concert of the Saxon Choir and Instrumental Week (Sächsische Chor- und Instrumentalwoche).

Jean Sibelius Symphony No. 1, op. 39

Choir works by César Franck, Max Reger and Hugo Distler

Musical Directors Georg-Christoph Sandmann and Katharina Reibiger

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Jul
26
to Aug 26

SCIW Abschlusskonzert

The first of two final concert of the Saxon Choir and Instrumental Week (Sächsische Chor- und Instrumentalwoche).

Jean Sibelius Symphony No. 1, op. 39

Choir works by César Franck, Max Reger and Hugo Distler

Musical Directors Georg-Christoph Sandmann and Katharina Reibiger

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