Season Opening Concert @ Nawarangahala, Colombo 07


19/20 Season Opening Concert

Concert Description

The Gustav Mahler Orchestra of Colombo returns to the Nawarangahala, for it's 2019/20 Season Opening Concert with Chief Conductor Srimal Weerasinghe and a number of acclaimed soloists with yet another groundbreaking programme.

The highlight of the concert will be the Sri Lankan Première of Gustav Mahler's Rückert Lieder with Rachel Halliday as the Soloist. The Concert will also feature Beethoven's Dramatic Leonore Overture No.3 and the World Première Sachiththa Fernando's Fanfare for the Gustav Mahler Society of Colombo and The Sri Lankan Première of Lalanath De Silva's Elegy in Memory of 2019 Easter Sunday Victims. Harsha Makalande's exciting Concert piece for Piano, Sri Lankan Drums and Orchestra, Svarasanga Vannama will be performed in Sri Lanka after more than a decade with the Composer himself as the piano soloist and Ravibandu Vidyapathi, Jithendra Vidyapathi on Sri Lankan Drums.

Programme -
Ludwig Van Beethoven, Leonore Overture No. 3, Op. 72b
Sachiththa Fernando, Fanfare for Gustav Mahler Society of Colombo - World Première
Gustav Mahler, Lieder nach Texten von Friedrich Rückert * - Sri Lankan Première
Harsha Makalande, Svarasanga Vannama**
Lalanath De Silva, Elegy for Strings - In memory of 2019 Easter Sunday victims. - Sri Lankan Première

Crew Members
Rachel Halliday, Mezzo Soprano
Harsha Makalande, Piano
Ravibandhu Vidyapathi, Sri Lankan Drums
Jithendra Vidyapathi, Sri Lankan Drums
Srimal Weerasinghe, Conductor

Tickets priced at LKR 2500,2000,1500,1000,800

Tickets Also available at:
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