“Allegro Vivace” Instrumental Ensemble

Sun Dec 11th 2016 at 20:30
Cyprus, Pallas Theatre, Arsinois and Rigenis str., Nicosia

Event Details

The “Allegro Vivace” Instrumental Ensemble is composed of musicians who succeeded in auditions, in order to participate as extra musicians in the activities of the CySO Foundation. The ensemble’s name reflects its purpose which is to spread the joy (Allegro) of Music, intensely and vividly (Vivace), mainly through the performance of family, educational and community outreach concerts.
On the occasion of the celebration of the 40th Symposium of UNESCO Associated Schools of Cyprus
Nicosia: Sunday 11 December 2016
Pallas Theatre, Paphos Gate, 20:30
The programme includes works by composers of the Enlightenment (J. Haydn, W. A. Mozart), spirituals and Cyprus premieres of works by Jean Jacques Rousseau, author of “The Social Contract”. Besides being a writer and philosopher, Rousseau was also a music composer.
Soloist: Elli Aloneftou (mezzo-soprano)
Conductor: Yiannis Hadjiloizou
Entrance Free
Organised by: Cyprus National Commission for UNESCO in collaboration with the Cyprus Symphony Orchestra Foundation

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