Symphony Concert 1 - Vaughan Williams in London
Starts: Thursday, 28 April, 2016 06:00pm
Ends: Thursday, 28 April, 2016 08:00pm
Cellist Alexander Ramm, UNISA International Strings Competition winner in 2010 and recognised for his appealing artistic creativity and unprecedented technical skills, will open the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra’s autumn season on April 28 with his interpretation of the Rococo Variations by Tchaikovsky. The concert will take place at the Cape Town City Hall under the direction of Conrad van Alphen.
Van Alphen will also direct the CPO in the symphonic tone poem, Tamara, by Balakirev, and A London Symphony, the Symphony no 2 in G by Vaughan Williams.
Ramm winner of the UNISA International Strings Competition in 2010, made his debut as a soloist at the age of nine with the Kaliningrad Chamber Orchestra, and has since then established himself as a brilliant cellist not only with Russia’s leading orchestra but across the world. Born in 1988, he belongs to the new generation of cellists recognized for his appealing artistic creativity and unprecedented technical skills.
Season tickets are still available for this concert. Subscribers save 20 per cent on all four concerts; members of FOM a further 10 per cent. Tickets from Computicket on 0861 915 8000/ www.computicket.com or Artscape Dial-A-Seat on 021 421 7695.
more information http://www.cpo.org.za/2015/03/24/alexander-ramm/