Symfonieorkest Vlaanderen

Happy drumming New Year

Risto Joost & Christoph Sietzen
New Year's Concert
Fri 13 Jan - Sun 22 Jan
13 Jan
22 Jan

Berlioz | Le Carnaval Romain, Op. 9 
Dorman | Concerto for Percussion and Orchestra, Frozen in Time   
Selection New Year's music

Fête fever! At Flanders Symphony Orchestra, we’re glad to bid the pandemic goodbye. Israeli-American composer Avner Dorman's Frozen in Time is a heart-stopping, exhilarating concerto for percussion and orchestra that beats to the explosive drum of colours and energies. Luxembourg top talent, Christoph Sietzen, sets off its fireworks. Conductor Risto Joost guides the orchestra through a swinging selection of the very best carnival music ever composed. Let's get this party started!

swinging selection of the very best carnival music

This classic concert takes place on January 13 in Bruges, Concertgebouw; January 14 in Deinze, Leietheater; January 15 in Ghent, Muziekcentrum De Bijloke; January 20 in Heist-op-den-Berg, CC Zwaneberg; January 22 in Antwerp, DE SINGEL.



duration concert → 1 h 50 min
including 20 min break

Hector Berlioz 1803-1869 | Le Carnaval Romain, Op. 9 
Avner Dorman °1975 | Concerto for percussion and orchestra, Frozen in Time   
selection New Year's music

Johann Strauss jr. 1825-1899 | From Die Fledermaus: Overture & Mein Herr Marquis
Camille Saint-Saëns 1835-1921 | From Le Carnaval des Animaux: The Swan
Johann Strauss sr. 1804-1849 | Der Carneval in Paris, Op. 100: Galopp
Franz Léhar 1870-1948 | From Giuditta: Meine Lippen sie küssen so heiß 
Antonín Dvořák 1841-1904 | Carnival Overture, Op. 92 


Christoph Sietzen


Risto Joost


Symfonieorkest Vlaanderen