Chineke! Orchestra | North America | April 2020
Apr 2020 - Apr 2020

Introduction

Following its first major European tour in 2019, the Chineke! Orchestra – Europe’s first majority-BME orchestra – will travel to North America, for debut appearances in Santa Barbara, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Washington DC, Ann Arbor, Worcester and Ottawa, led by conductor Kevin John Edusei.

Joined on the East coast by star cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason, the orchestra will perform Haydn’s Cello Concerto No. 1 and Fauré’s Elégie alongside Samuel Coleridge-Taylor’s Ballade for Orchestra in A minor and Brahms’ Symphony No. 2.

On the West coast and in Ottawa, the orchestra are joined by pianist Stewart Goodyear, for his own composition, Callaloo – Caribbean Suite for piano & orchestra.


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14 Apr 2020 20:00
Granada Theatre, SANTA BARBARA

SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
STEWART GOODYEAR Callaloo – A Carribean Suite for piano and orchestra
BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

Chineke! Orchestra
Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
Piano: Stewart Goodyear

15 Apr 2020 20:00
Walt Disney Concert Hall, LOS ANGELES

SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
STEWART GOODYEAR Callaloo – A Carribean Suite for piano and orchestra
BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

Chineke! Orchestra
Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
Piano: Stewart Goodyear

19 Apr 2020 14:00
Davies Symphony Hall, SAN FRANCISCO

SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
STEWART GOODYEAR Callaloo – A Carribean Suite for piano and orchestra
BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

Chineke! Orchestra
Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
Piano: Stewart Goodyear

21 Apr 2020 20:00
Kennedy Center , WASHINGTON DC

SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
HAYDN Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major
FAURE Elegie
BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

Chineke! Orchestra
Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
Cello: Sheku Kanneh-Mason

23 Apr 2020 19:30
Hill Auditorium, ANN ARBOR

SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
HAYDN Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major
FAURE Elegie
BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

Chineke! Orchestra
Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
Cello: Sheku Kanneh-Mason

25 Apr 2020 20:00
Mechanics Hall, WORCESTER

SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
HAYDN Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major
FAURE Elegie
BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

Chineke! Orchestra
Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
Cello: Sheku Kanneh-Mason

27 Apr 2020 20:00
National Arts Centre, OTTAWA

SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
STEWART GOODYEAR Callaloo – A Carribean Suite for piano and orchestra
BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

Chineke! Orchestra
Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
Piano: Stewart Goodyear

Schedule

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    20:00 14 Apr 2020 Granada Theatre SANTA BARBARA

    SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
    STEWART GOODYEAR Callaloo – A Carribean Suite for piano and orchestra
    BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

    Chineke! Orchestra
    Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
    Piano: Stewart Goodyear

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    20:00 15 Apr 2020 Walt Disney Concert Hall LOS ANGELES

    SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
    STEWART GOODYEAR Callaloo – A Carribean Suite for piano and orchestra
    BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

    Chineke! Orchestra
    Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
    Piano: Stewart Goodyear

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    14:00 19 Apr 2020 Davies Symphony Hall SAN FRANCISCO

    SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
    STEWART GOODYEAR Callaloo – A Carribean Suite for piano and orchestra
    BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

    Chineke! Orchestra
    Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
    Piano: Stewart Goodyear

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    20:00 21 Apr 2020 Kennedy Center WASHINGTON DC

    SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
    HAYDN Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major
    FAURE Elegie
    BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

    Chineke! Orchestra
    Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
    Cello: Sheku Kanneh-Mason

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    19:30 23 Apr 2020 Hill Auditorium ANN ARBOR

    SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
    HAYDN Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major
    FAURE Elegie
    BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

    Chineke! Orchestra
    Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
    Cello: Sheku Kanneh-Mason

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    20:00 25 Apr 2020 Mechanics Hall WORCESTER

    SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
    HAYDN Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major
    FAURE Elegie
    BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

    Chineke! Orchestra
    Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
    Cello: Sheku Kanneh-Mason

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    20:00 27 Apr 2020 National Arts Centre OTTAWA

    SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Ballade for Orchestra in A minor Op. 33
    STEWART GOODYEAR Callaloo – A Carribean Suite for piano and orchestra
    BRAHMS Symphony No. 2

    Chineke! Orchestra
    Conductor: Kevin John Edusei
    Piano: Stewart Goodyear