PPO CONCERT II

 

PRESENTED BY:

The Cultural Center of the Philippines
 
 
 

DATE/ TIME/ VENUE:  

October 09, 2015

8:00PM

Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo (CCP Main Theater)

 

 
  
 

DESCRIPTION:

Henrik Schaefer, conductor

Emilie Mayer: Ouverture to Faust op.46

Mozart: Symphony No.40

Schumann Symphony No.3

 

Conductor Henrik Schaefer is Music Director of the Opera of Gothenburg, Sweden. At age 22, he was the youngest member of the Berlin Philharmonic, playing viola.  In 2000, he was chosen by Claudio Abbado as his assistant, and has recorded the Rite of Spring with the Leipzig Ballet and the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig.  In 2007, Schaefer received acclaim for his 5 entire Wagner Ring cycle performances at the Wermland Opera in Sweden.  He has conducted for orchestras such as the Osaka Philharmonic, Stuttgarter Philharmoniker, the Swedish and Dutch Radio Orchestras, and the Hong Kong Philharmonic.  The programme for this concert features a German female composer who took up music studies late in her life, as well as Mozart’s most famous symphony and Schumann’s ‘Rhenish’ Symphony, inspired by Germany’s Rhine Valley.

 
 
 

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