May 14-16, 2013
Free Admission | Reservation Required
May 14, 2013, 7pm
Aula Simfonia Jakarta
Jl. Industri Blok B14 Kav 1
Kemayoran, JakartaReservation Jakarta
Tel. +62 21 23550208 ext. 126 / 131
May 16, 2013, 7pm
Universitas Kristen Maranatha
Jl.Prof.Drg.Suria Sumantri No.65
Tel: +62 22 4236440
The Chamber Choir of Munich is a professional concert choir of freelance singers who come mainly from Bavaria and southern Germany. They are able to share their international experience from working with other renowned choirs such as the chorus of the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Collegium Vocale Gent, the Stuttgart Chamber Choir, the Balthasar Neumann Choir and the RIAS Chamber Choir of Berlin.This was followed by concerts with the major works of Handel, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Bach and Brahms. During their concerts in Indonesia they will sing sacred motets, psalms, madrigals and folk songs.
Philipp Amelung is one of the most versatile choral and orchestral conductors of his generation. He began his musical career at the age of eight with the Tölzer Knabenchor, where he also worked as a vocal coach upon completion of his studies. He then studied choral conducting with Prof. Michael Gläser and Prof. Kurt Weil in Munich. Since then, he has been conducting different orchestras, including the Munich Symphony Orchestra. He also has close co-operations with various Baroque orchestras. Since 2011 Philipp Amelung is the Music Director at the University of Tübingen.