Archiv der Kategorie: Alle Beiträge

Beijing: final concert of the Lucerne Festival Orchestra tour

With great success the Lucerne Festival Orchestra ended its first-ever tour with Music Director Riccardo Chailly in China at the 国家大剧院 – National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing:

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2017
Verschlagwortet mit , , , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

Beijing: a manifold of impressive cultural sights

The highlight and at the same time the conclusion of the Lucerne Festival Orchestra tour were the concerts at the 国家大剧院 – National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing. The city offers a manifold of impressive cultural sights:

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2017
Verschlagwortet mit , , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

Beijing: Press conference at the National Centre for the Performing Arts

The end of the Lucerne Festival Orchestra tour, under the baton of Music Director Riccardo Chailly and with works by Richard Strauss, will take place on 14/15 October at the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing.

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2017
Verschlagwortet mit , , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

A special Happy Birthday serenade at the airport in Seoul

That’s the way how an orchestra celebrates their “birthday children” during a tour. A special birthday “brass” serenade was played for Florian Abächerli, Maria Kagan, Raphael Christ and Raymond Curfs – which had birthday on the Lucerne Festival Orchestra tour through Asia:

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2017
Verschlagwortet mit , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

Seoul: arrived in South Korea, the orchestra had one day off

After the concerts in Kyoto, the Lucerne Festival Orchestra traveled further to South Korea. In Seoul they will have a concert at the 롯데콘서트홀 (LOTTE Concert Hall) on 12th October. But before that, the orchestra had one day off to recover … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2017
Verschlagwortet mit , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

Kyoto: the tour then continued on to the Kyoto Concert Hall

After the concerts in Tokyo and Kawasaki, the tour then continued on to Kyoto. At the Kyoto Concert Hall Richard Strauss’ Thus Spoke Zarathustra, Op. 30, Death and Transfiguration, Op. 24 and Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks, Op. 28 were on program.

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2017
Verschlagwortet mit , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

Geoffroy Schied: the person behind the camera

Since the revival of the Lucerne Festival Orchestra in 2003 with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra – which was founded by Claudio Abbado in 1997 – as its core, Geoffroy Schied plays the violin in both ensembles. During the Lucerne Festival tour … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2017
Verschlagwortet mit , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

Kawasaki: concert at the Muza Kawasaki Symphony Hall

Next stop of the tour has taken the Lucerne Festival Orchestra to Kawasaki. At the Muza Kawasaki Symphony Hall  many fans were waiting for taking pictures with the members of the orchestra. Here for example with trumpeter Reinhold Friedrich and cellist Clemens Hagen:

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2017
Verschlagwortet mit , , , , , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

Tokyo: start of the tour in the capital of Japan

On 3rd October the Lucerne Festival Orchestra arrived at the Narita Ariport in Tokyo. In the following you will find some impressions of the rehearsals, concerts,  a video interview with oboist Mizuho Yoshii and more …

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2017
Verschlagwortet mit , , , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

Backstage story: a typical touring emergency situation

During a orchestra tour sometimes things happen that you might not expect: There was a little pre rehearsal “drama” with the bass drum skin that was broken, and needed replacing immediately. That was just before the start of the rehearsal in … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2017
Verschlagwortet mit , , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar