The Chamber Orchestra of Luxembourg is under the patronage of His Royal Highness the Grand-Duc Héritier.

Crossing Europe

 

It’s with great pleasure that the OCL presents the new programme for 2018-2019. This season, the orchestra invites you on a musical journey of discovery through Europe, with five prestigious concerts that will be held in the Grand Auditorium and in the Chamber Music Hall of the Philharmonie Luxembourg.

Each concert will be an opportunity for exciting encounters with renowned conductors and soloists. At the heart of the programme is the “Grande Région” concert with a composition by Luxembourg composer Claude Lenners, commissioned by the Ministry of Culture, with soloists, the brilliant percussion duo KrausFrink.

We will also have a “French” concert with astounding pianist Joseph Moog with the Concerto No 5 of Saint-Saëns under the direction of the first woman to have won the Georg Solti conducting prize, Shiyeon Sung. A “Germanic” concert with talented violinist Ye-Eun Choi. A “Spanish” concert with guitarist Rossfelder in the Concerto d’Aranjuez. And an “Italian” concert conducted by Carlo Rizzari, Antonio Pappano’s assistant conductor at the famous Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia in Rome.

This journey across Europe reminds us that music transcends borders. Like Mozart composing his famous Symphonie “Paris”, or Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy evoking the Italian landscapes he traversed in his sublime Italian Symphony.

In addition to this five-stage journey, the orchestra will also continue its cooperation with the Kinneksbond and the Metz Opera Theatre, as well as its traditional concert on the Day of the Dead (Allerséilen).

Guy Dockendorf

 

Sign up now for one of our cycles and discover the rich musical programme of a season that promises to be enthralling in more ways than one.

CROSSING EUROPE - VISITING ITALY

The Orchestre de Chambre du Luxembourg looks forward to welcoming Carlo Rizzari (Conductor) for its next concert in Philharmonie Luxembourg dedicated to Italy!

Concert under the patronage of the Italian Embassy in Luxembourg
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CROSSING EUROPE - VISITING ITALY

The Orchestre de Chambre du Luxembourg looks forward to welcoming Carlo Rizzari (Conductor) for its next concert in Philharmonie Luxembourg dedicated to Italy!

Concert under the patronage of the Italian Embassy in Luxembourg

"FOUR SEASONS RELOADED"
Musek am Syrdall, March 31st 5pm in Syrkus

The Orchestre de Chambre du Luxembourg looks forward to playing with Lyonel Schmit (violin) a program around Vivaldi, The Four Seasons with the recomposed version by Max Richter and The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires from Astor Piazzolla!!

Photo : Paolo Lobo
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FOUR SEASONS RELOADED
Musek am Syrdall, March 31st 5pm in Syrkus

The Orchestre de Chambre du Luxembourg looks forward to playing with Lyonel Schmit (violin) a program around Vivaldi, The Four Seasons with the recomposed version by Max Richter and The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires from Astor Piazzolla!!

Photo : Paolo Lobo

It was on March, 10th in Philharmonie Luxembourg :

Symphony No. 31 "Paris" from Mozart, extracts from Jongen's "3ème Suite dans le style ancien op.95", Symphony No. 2 from Weill and...

The creation of "Silent blue" from Claude Lenners!

With the Orchestre de Chambre du Luxembourg, Roland Kluttig (conductor) and KrausFrink (percussion)

Photos : Pierre Weber Photography
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It was on March, 10th in Philharmonie Luxembourg : 

Symphony No. 31 Paris from Mozart, extracts from Jongens 3ème Suite dans le style ancien op.95, Symphony No. 2 from Weill and...

The creation of Silent blue from Claude Lenners!

With the Orchestre de Chambre du Luxembourg, Roland Kluttig (conductor) and KrausFrink (percussion)

Photos : Pierre Weber Photography

 

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Great performance, of both the OCL and above all the Percussion Duo! I did enjoy it a lot. Thanks.

30.09
2018

17:00

Crossing Europe – visiting France

Philharmonie Grand Auditorium
OCL

Orchestre de Chambre du Luxembourg
Shiyeon Sung Conductor
Joseph Moog Piano

Claude Debussy:
Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune (arr. Iain Farrington)

Camille Saint-Saëns:
Concerto n°5 en fa majeur op. 103 («L’Égyptien»)

Maurice Ravel:
Le Tombeau de Couperin, version pour orchestre

02.11
2018

20:00

Allerséilenconcert

St Michael’s Church, Luxembourg
Chorale Saint-Michel + OCL

Chorale Saint-Michel
Orchestre de Chambre du Luxembourg
Véronique Nosbaum Soprano
Monique Simon Alto
Alexander Gebhard Tenor
Jean-Paul Majerus Bass
Gerry Welter Conductor

Joseph Haydn:
Missa in tempore belli «Paukenmesse»

Adolf Hasse:
Miserere c-moll
Funeral Music of Queen Mary

09.12
2018

17:00

Crossing Europe – visiting Germany

Philharmonie
 Chamber Music Hall
OCL

Orchestre de Chambre du Luxembourg
Markus Huber Conductor
Ye-Eun Choi Violin

Joseph Martin Kraus:
Sinfonie c-moll VB 142

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy:
Violinkonzert e-moll op. 64

Richard Strauss:
Der Bürger als Edelmann, suite d’orchestre op. 60

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