Baroque concert in Hanoi

The Baroque orchestra from Germany's Hamburg, Elbipolis and DJ Brezel Göring will perform in a concert at the Vietnam National Academy of Music in Hanoi on October 20.

The “Baroque Lounge” concert is part of the concert series “Hearing differently” presenting surprising and unusual sound experiences to listeners.

“Baroque Lounge” was founded in 2008 and has been highly successful over the years. The Elbipolis and Brezel Göring who is a member of the German duo Stereo Total interprets the classic sounds of the ensemble and translates it into electronic sounds. The combination of Baroque and electronic music is a fascinating dialogue attracts young audiences.

The Elbipolis consists composers musicians from Bremen, Hamburg and Berlin. The band has performed in the philharmonic orchestra of Cologne, the Potsdam Sanssouci music festival and the Rheingau music festival. In 2008, they started the new concert series “Baroque Lounge” in cooperation with the NDR, the Berlin's Radialsystem V cultural center and Kampnagel contemporary performing arts center, in which baroque music and electronic music meet.

Brezel Göring is a theologian and musician. He is one of the leading artists in the German electronic scene In 1993, together with Françoise Cactus, he founded the underground pop duo “Stereo Total”. They published 37 albums and played concerts in the US, South America, Australia, Japan and many European countries. Brezel Göring will also play at the Monsoon Music Festival 2016.

Free tickets are available at Goethe-Institute Hanoi from October 13.

By Kim Khanh

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