Anthony Marwood With The Australian Chamber Orchestra

When:  From 19-Nov-14 to 30-Nov-14, at 7 pm 19 and 22 November/ 8 pm 25 November/ 2 pm 30 November
Where:  City Recital Hall, Angel Place on 19, 22, and 25 November/ Sydney Opera House 30 November


British violinist Anthony Marwood is soloist and guest director with the Australian Chamber Orchestra, performing the music of Dvorak, Enescu and  Stravinsky.

Born in London, Anthony Marwood studied with Emanuel Hurwitz at the Royal Academy of Music, David Takeno at the Guildhall School of Music, and took lessons from Sandor Vegh and Daniel Phillips at IMS Prussia Cove. 

Named  ‘Instrumentalist of the Year’ in 2006 by The Royal Philharmonic Society, Anthony Marwood has a discography of over 30 recordings and has performed in major world venues with leading chamber ensembles and orchestras including the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, the Swedish Chamber Orchestra and the Tapiola Sinfonietta, the BBC Scottish Symphony and the London Mozart Players, the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra and the European Chamber Orchestra under conductors who include Valery Gergiev, Sir Andrew Davis, Yan Pascal Tortelier, Marin Alsop, David Robertson and Martyn Brabbins.

In Sydney Marwood has given three performances of Thomas Adès’ violin concerto with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and directs a project  each year at the Australian National Academy of Music in Melbourne.

Anthony Marwood plays a 1736 Carlo Bergonzi violin.

The programme:

STRAVINSKY (arr. Ledger) Divertimento for violin and string orchestra

DVOŘÁK Serenade for Strings, Op.22

ENESCU (arr. for string orchestra) Octet, Op.7

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Posted on November 14, 2014 @ 15.53