Musicstage The Virtual Orchestra

Project Information

  • Posted By : Musicstage
  • Posted On : Sep 20, 2016
  • Views : 346
  • Category : Education & outreach » Orchestral
  • Description : The Philharmonia Orchestra and Southbank Centre invite you into the heart of a symphony orchestra. Launching Southbank Centre’s Classical Season 2016/17, the Philharmonia Orchestra is moving in to Royal Festival Hall on 23 September. There, for the following two weeks, you can find two digital installations that will help you to experience what it feels like to be inside one of the world’s great orchestras. Led by the Philharmonia’s Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor Esa-Pekka Salonen, these two experiences – Universe of Sound and 360 Experience – open up the inner workings of a symphony orchestra to people all ages, whether or not you have ever stepped inside a concert hall. The Virtual Orchestra is produced by the Philharmonia Orchestra and presented in partnership with Southbank Centre.
  • Location : Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX, United Kingdom

Profile Information

Key information

  • Participants Philharmonia Orchestra
    Esa-Pekka Salonen
  • Project elements Performances, digital installations, workshops
  • Lead organisation(s) Southbank Centre, London
  • Financial information Some activities free of charge, some ticketed. See website for full information.

Overview

  • About The Virtual Orchestra

    The Philharmonia Orchestra and Southbank Centre invite you into the heart of a symphony orchestra.

    Launching Southbank Centre's Classical Season 2016/17, the Philharmonia Orchestra is moving in to Royal Festival Hall on 23 September. There, for the following two weeks, you can find two digital installations that will help you to experience what it feels like to be inside one of the world’s great orchestras.

    Led by the Philharmonia’s Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor Esa-Pekka Salonen, these two experiences – Universe of Sound and 360 Experience – open up the inner workings of a symphony orchestra to people all ages, whether or not you have ever stepped inside a concert hall.

    The Virtual Orchestra is produced by the Philharmonia Orchestra and presented in partnership with Southbank Centre.