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Arvo Pärt’s music on tour of Basel Symphony Orchestra

 Arvo Pärt
 Photo: Eric Marinitsch

Dennis Russell Davies
Photo: Benno Hunziker

On Wednesday, Basel Symphony Orchestra will launch its tour to England and Wales. Program „More than Minimal“ presents music by Arvo Pärt, John Adams, Michael Nyman and Philip Glass. Arvo Pärt’s These Words... for strings and percussion and Lamentate for piano and orchestra will be performed alternately in different evenings. Orchestra will be conducted by Dennis Russell Davies, soloists are Mike Svoboda (trombone), Karen Robertson (soprano), Matt Haimovitz (cello) and Maki Namekawa (piano).

Concerts will take place on:
April 23, Coventry, Warwick Arts Centre
April 24, London, Cadogan Hall
April 25, Basingstoke, The Anvil
April 27, Cambridge, The Corn Exchange
April 28, London, Cadogan Hall
April 29, Cardiff, St. David’s Hall
April 30, London, Cadogan Hall

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