John Adams' Nixon in China

Main Hall

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Saturday, february 11, 2017 | 1:00 PM- 4:15 PM | Main Hall | ZaterdagMatinee (Stichting Omroep Muziek)
  • Musicians & Programme

    Musicians

    NJO

    Cappella Amsterdam

    Kevin John Edusei - dirigent

    David Wilson-Johnson - bariton, Chou En-lai

    Robin Adams - bariton, Richard Nixon

    Olle Persson - bas-bariton, Henry Kissinger

    Michael Weinius - tenor, Mao Tse-tung

    Evanna Lai - mezzosopraan, Nancy T'ang, first Secretary of Mao

    Iris van Wijnen - zang, Second Secretary of Mao

    Helena Rasker - alt, Third Secretary of Mao

    Janis Kelly - sopraan, Pat Nixon

    Yun-Jeong Lee - sopraan, Chian Ch'ing

    Programme

    J. Adams - Nixon in China

    This concert has an intermission

  • Description

    An unforgettable musical experience
    The Concertgebouw’s famous Main Hall is one of the best concert halls in the world, well-known for its exceptional acoustics and special atmosphere. In the Main Hall, you will feel history. Here, Gustav Mahler conducted his own compositions, as did Richard Strauss and Igor Stravinsky. Sergei Rachmaninoff played his own piano concertos in the Main Hall. This is also where musicians such as Leonard Bernstein, Vladimir Horowitz and Yehudi Menuhin gave legendary performances. Right up to now, the Main Hall offers a stage to the world’s best orchestras and musicians. Buy your tickets now and experience the magic of the Main Hall for yourself!

  • Pricing

    Drinks are included in the price

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  • Musicians

    NJO

    Cappella Amsterdam

    Kevin John Edusei - dirigent

    David Wilson-Johnson - bariton, Chou En-lai

    Robin Adams - bariton, Richard Nixon

    Olle Persson - bas-bariton, Henry Kissinger

    Michael Weinius - tenor, Mao Tse-tung

    Evanna Lai - mezzosopraan, Nancy T'ang, first Secretary of Mao

    Iris van Wijnen - zang, Second Secretary of Mao

    Helena Rasker - alt, Third Secretary of Mao

    Janis Kelly - sopraan, Pat Nixon

    Yun-Jeong Lee - sopraan, Chian Ch'ing

    Programme

    J. Adams - Nixon in China

    This concert has an intermission

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