Gewandhausorchester Leipzig


The Gewandhausorchester Leipzig can boast the title of world's oldest symphony orchestra and boasts an enviably prestigious roll-call of conductors including today's highly acclaimed chief conductor Riccardo Chailly.

This eight-day residency sees the orchestra perform Brahms's symphonies, quartets and concertos with star soloists including Leonidas Kavakos, Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Arcadi Volodos.

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An introduction to the orchestra
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About chief conductor Ricardo Chailly
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Touring with the Orchestra
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Riccardo Chailly on the Orchestra's 2013 residency


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Gewandhausorchester Leipzig / Chailly / Brahms Cycle
Barbican International Associate Residency
22 Oct 13 / 19:30 / Hall
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Gewandhaus Quartet
Barbican International Associate Residency
23 Oct 13 / 18:00 / Milton Court Concert Hall
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Gewandhausorchester Leipzig / Chailly / Brahms Cycle
Barbican International Associate Residency
23 Oct 13 / 19:30 / Hall
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Gewandhausorchester Leipzig / Chailly / Brahms Cycle
Barbican International Associate Residency
29 Oct 13 / 19:30 / Hall
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Gewandhaus Quartet
Barbican International Associate Residency
30 Oct 13 / 18:00 / Milton Court Concert Hall
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Gewandhausorchester Leipzig / Chailly / Brahms Cycle
Barbican International Associate Residency
30 Oct 13 / 19:30 / Hall
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Double Bass Masterclass
Wed 23 Oct 2–l5pm, Guildhall School Lecture Recital Room

Trumpet Masterclass
Wed 30 Oct 2–l5pm, Guildhall School Lecture Recital Room

Bassoon Masterclass
Thu 31 Oct 10am–l1pm, Guildhall School Lecture Recital Room

Percussion Masterclass
2–l5pm, Guildhall School Music Hall

Oboe Masterclass
6–l9pm, Guildhall School Lecture Recital Room


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