Metamorphosen Berlin / Dietmar Wunder / Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt

English Romanticism meets »Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde«

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Kammerphilharmonie Metamorphosen Berlin
Kammerphilharmonie Metamorphosen Berlin © Bayram Tarakci
Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt
Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt © Simon Pauly
Dietmar Wunder
Dietmar Wunder © Krohn Foto
Philipp Schupelius
Philipp Schupelius © Sven Darmer

Very British – Literary classics and music

Metamorphosen Berlin present a multifaceted evening of music and readings. The chamber orchestra, conducted by Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt, plays excerpts from the album »Very British«, which has been highly praised in the international press: English High Romanticism by Edward Elgar and Peter Warlock, complemented by a melodrama from the pen of Enjott Schneider. For this, Dietmar Wunder reads from Stevenson’s famous novella »Dr Jeckyll and Mr Hyde« in his incomparable voice, which he lends to the title character (Daniel Craig) in the latest James Bond films. Metamorphosen Berlin underlay and surround the story with colourful sounds. Among others, the young cellist Philipp Schupelius, who won the prize of the German Music Competition this year, performs as soloist.

Please note: this event takes place in German.

Performers

Kammerphilharmonie Metamorphosen Berlin

Philipp Schupelius violoncello

conductor and violoncello Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt

Dietmar Wunder narrator and moderation

Programme

Johann Sebastian Bach
Prélude aus der Englischen Suite Nr. 3 g-Moll BWV 808

Enjott Schneider
»Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde« für zwei Violoncelli, Streicher und Erzähler (Uraufführung)

– Interval –

Peter Warlock
Serenade für Streichorchester

Edward Elgar
Serenade für Streichorchester e-Moll op. 20

Peter Warlock
Capriol Suite

Estimated end time

21:30

Promoter: Metamorphosen Berlin e.V.

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