Concertgebouw


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Concertgebouw

(Dutch kɔnˈsɛrtxəbɔu)
n
(Named Buildings) a concert hall in Amsterdam, inaugurated in 1888: the Concertgebouw Orchestra established in 1888, has been independent of the hall since World War II
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"Grafenegg is mainly for orchestras, so we have the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Mariinsky orchestra, the city of Birmingham Symphony, and the Vienna Philharmonic this year.
Since then he has appeared at such prestigious venues as the Grand Auditorium of Radio France, Amsterdam's Concertgebouw, BBC Concert Hall, Brussels' Palais de Beaux Arts, Palais de Congres de Paris and Philarmonie St Petersburg.
Recent highlights include performances at Caramoor Festival as artist-in-residence, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Philadelphia Chamber Music Society, Curtis Presents, Phillips Collection, National Gallery of Art, Buenos Aires' Teatro Colon, Amsterdam's Concertgebouw, New York's 92Y, and Ravinia Festival.
Over the past years, Amsterdam Royal Concertgebouw has been implementing a project called Passions, which covers various religions (Orthodoxy, Catholicism, Judaism, Buddhism).
Prior to that, he was CEO and cultural director of the Leeuwarden-Fryslan 2018 European Capital of Culture, a yearlong festival in the Netherlands; director of the Sydney Festival in Australia; artistic coordinator of the Holland Festival in Amsterdam; and inaugural artistic director for cultural center and performing arts venue Concertgebouw in Bruges, Belgium.
"At age 19, he became the concert master of Amsterdam Concertgebouw. He's from Amsterdam.
ACEX has a solid experience in transportation of art objects and precious cargo, among which is transportation of valuable music instruments of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra (the Stradivari violin, 1713, at the cost of 1,5 MIO Euro; Guarneri violin, 1867, which cost is equal to 1,4 MIO Euro, Roger's violoncello, 1696) historical values from Bulgaria ( imperial things, weapon and ancient icons), the sapphire that weights 300 kg from Russia to China, the two-meter statue that is made from the valuable Brazil wood Paubrasilia and many other cargo, that need special attention and responsibility.
And his violins were bought by some of the best players in the business, including Dutch refugee Harry Van der Lyn, a member of the Amsterdam Concertgebouw and City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
Sitkovetsky's portfolio includes stints with some of the world's leading orchestras including the Berlin, New York, and LA Philharmonic Orchestras, Leipzig Gewandhaus and Concertgebouw Orchestra.
Starting on November 9, the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Trombone Trio will be performing pieces by Johannes Brahms and Franz Schubert at Al-Ain's Bin Hamoodah Fort.
AkzoNobel has become a sponsor of Het Koninklijk Concertgebouw, the Royal Concert Hall of the Netherlands, for a period of five years.