CENTRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
Monday, 25 May 1998 at 6.30 pm at the National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA)
Formed in 1981 with professional musicians from the member states of the European Union, the European Union Chamber Orchestra (EUCO) has enjoyed an annual schedule of some 70 concerts worldwide and a reputation for musical excellence. They have performed in the presence of its Patron Queen Sofia of Spain, Queen Noor of Jordan and the King and Queen of Belgium.
Passes for the performance can be collected from the BCD office from Monday, 18 May 1998 from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm on a first come first served basis.
Tuesday 5 May ; 6 pm
The first ABCS Foundation Day Lecture titled "Economics of knowledge" will be delivered by Dr. R.A. Mashelkar, Director General, CSIR and Secretary, Dept. of Scientific & Industrial Research, Government of India.
All are Welcome
Western Classical Music Listening Sessions
Venue : Library Seminar Room
16 May 1998
l Alessandro Marcello (1686 - 1739) Oboe Concerto
l Antonio Vivaldi (1678 - 1741) Concerto "per Flautino"(10:13) Cantata "Nulla in mundo pax sincera" (13:39) The Academy of Ancient Music Hogwood
l Henry Purcell (1659 - 1695) Music from the Operas The Academy of Ancient Music Hogwood
13 June 1998
l Joseph Haydn (1732 - 1809) Symphony # 100 in G, "Military" The London Classical Players Norington (33:05)
l W. A. Mozart (1756 - 1791) Violin Concerto # 5 in A major,K 219 Simon Standage, violin The Academy of Ancient Music Hogwood (25:47) l W. A. Mozart (1756 - 1791) Music from the Operas (15:00)
Each work will be preceded by a brief introduction. The programmes will be followed by a short discussion / reactions to the music.
All are welcome. Timings and programmes subject to change
Write to the British Council Division, Mumbai.