Lufthansa - First Global Partner
Seoul, Beijing, Shanghai
In February 2017, the Gürzenich-Orchester Köln will give concerts under the conduction of François-Xavier Roth supported by Norwegian violin virtuoso Vilde Frang in the Asian metropolises of Seoul (10. Feb.), Beijing (12. Feb.) and Shanghai (14. Feb.).
In November 2016, the traditional charity concert of the Gürzenich-Orchester has taken place for the benefit of worldwide local relief programs of the »Lufthansa HelpAlliance« as well as to support the work of the »Wir helfen e. V.« of the Cologne publishing house DuMont-Schauberg. Acclaimed violinist Renaud Capuçon performed works of Maurice Ravel under the conduction of chief conductor François-Xavier Roth.
Lufthansa presented the ohrenauf!-family concert in June 2016. Certainly promising to be a galactical musical spectacle. Besides musicains of the Gürzenich-Orchestra young musicians of the Jugendsinfonieorchesters der Rheinischen Musikschule as well as hearing-impaired pupils took part in the concert.