Pablo Ferrández, Antwerp Symphony Orchestra & Elim Chan

23/02/2023
20:00h
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Performers:

Pablo Ferrández, cello
Antwerp Symphony Orchestra
Elim Chan, conductor

Repertory:

D. Xostakóvitx: Cello Concerto no. 1, in E flat major
S. Prokófiev: Suite of the ballet ‘Romeo and Juliet’

The career and international projection of cellist Pablo Ferrández has grown significantly. Acclaimed for his authenticity and ” gifted with the magnetism of a pop idol, a superior technique and an exciting musicality”.

The repertoire includes Prokofiev’s ballet Romeo and Juliet in concert version, one of the most popular works of the 20th century based on the homonymous literary work by William Shakespeare. The debut of the conductor Elim Chan, one of the youngest faces of the season, at the front of the Antwerp Orchestra, of which she has been the chief conductor since the 2019-2020 season.