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String Chamber Orchestra from Zurich, Switzerland " ZHdK String Orchestra"

String Chamber Orchestra from Zurich, Switzerland

String Chamber Orchestra from Zurich, Switzerland " ZHdK String Orchestra"
On Wednesday, December 17th , 2014 at 7:30 pm at Thailand Cultural Center in the main hall

D & M Music Studio in cooperation with Siam Ratchada Music School proudly presents an internationally known String Chamber Orchestra from Zurich, Switzerland " ZHdK String Orchestra" to perform in Thailand 2014. The orchesta comprises 16 different nationalities of musicians who reside in Switzerland leaded by Maestro Rudolf Koelman ,The ZHdK Strings is a young and dynamic ensemble with 16 to 18 of the best students from concert and soloists classes of the distinguished Zurich University

The internationally renowned violinist :Rudolf Koelman who has brought this orchestra and the two very accomplished violin soloists namely : Momoyo Resch and Sachiko Uchida and our local guest harpsichord performer:Alberto Firrincieli

About Rudolf Koelman he studied the violin with Jan Bor, Herman Krebbers and Jascha Heifetz. From 1996 until 1999 he was the concertmaster of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in Amsterdam. He is Professor of solo and concert violin at the "Zürcher Hochschule der Künste" (ZHdK) in Switzerland where he also leads his chamber orchestra ZHdK Strings. He is frequently invited as a jury member at international violin competitions and master classes such as the International Holland Music Sessions and Keshet Eilon in Israel.

Koelman has performed as a soloist with various orchestras, including Amsterdams Philharmonisch Orkest, Berner Symphonieorchester, Bruckner Orchester Linz, Concertgebouw Kamerorkest, Combattimento Consort, Fremantle Chamber Orchestra, Haydn Synfonietta Wien, Innsbrucker Symphonieorchester, WDR Kölnisches Rundfunkorchester, Korean Broadcasting System Symphony Orchestra, Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana, Radio Kamer Orkest, Radio Philharmonisch Orkest, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Stuttgarter Philharmoniker, Südwestdeutsche Philharmonie, Tokyo Philharmonic, Winterthurer Symphoniker, Orchester Musikkollegium Winterthur (Stadtorchester Winterthur) and Zürcher Kammerorchester.etc

The evening program indludes works by:
W.A. Mozart: Divertimento for String in D major, KV136
A.Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Violins, String and Basso Continuo in A Minor RV522 Op.3 No.8
F.Mendelssohn: String Symphony No.9 in C major (Swiss Symphony)
E.Elgar: Serenade for Strings in E Minor Op.20
E.Grieg: Holberg Suite for Strings Op.40

Tickets are priced at 1,500 , 1,000 and 500 baht and are available to book at Thai Tickets Major by telephone 02-262-3456
or at www.thaiticketmajor.com or Siam Ratchada Music School by telephone 02-245-7717-9
You may call for more information at Khun Mongkol: 081-682-8000

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