MYO Easter Concert (Strings’ Performance)

MYO Easter Concert (Strings’ Performance)
27th March 2018 MPO Marketing

MYO Easter Concert (Strings’ Performance)

DATE: 27/03/2018
TIME: 8:00 PM till 10:00 PM

Karl Vorraber/Riccardo Bianchi

In what marks the Malta Youth Orchestra’s first international collaboration, this Easter concert will see the orchestra join forces with the Jugendorchester Stattegg from Austria, in a shared programme directed by MYO’s resident conductor Riccardo Bianchi and the Austrian ensemble’s own Karl Vorraber, bringing together 60 young musicians. This collaboration will also see the MYO travel to Austria in the summer of 2018.

The first night will be devoted entirely to works for strings and percussion. Attendance is free, and no seats need to be reserved for the first performance.

 A musical smorgasbord, the programme will include a selection of works from the following:

Bartok  Rumenian Folk Dances
Gershwin – Lullaby for strings
Warlok – Capriol Suite
Vorraber – Fiddle Time
Vorraber – Greetings from Styria
Jenkins – Palladio
Mozart – Violin Konzert KV216
C. Pace – Pizzicato
Piazzolla – Libertango
Judith Vorraber-Adler –  Sheherazade
Brahms – Ungarischer Tanz Nr.6
Johann Strauss arr. Vorraber – Unter Donner und Blitz

LOCATION: Teatru Salesjan, Sliema