Catch violin superstar Ryu Goto as he performs with the PPO again for a special 45th ...


Presented By:

Cultural Center of the Philippines

in cooperation with the Manila Cathedral, Intramuros Administration and Bureau of the Treasury

Date, Time, Venue:

Nov 15, 201808:00 PMOthers




November 15, 2018 | 8:00 PM
Manila Cathedral, Intramuros, Manila



            Photo credits to E. Miyoshi

In celebration of the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra’s 45th Anniversary and the 60th Anniversary of the Post War Manila Cathedral, the Cultural Center of the Philippines with the Manila Cathedral, Intramuros Administration and Bureau of the Treasury presents PPO 45th Anniversary Concert at the Manila Cathedral: Ryu Goto, Violin/Conductor.

Ryu Goto has established himself as a significant voice in classical music, with a large and growing public in Asia, North America and Europe. Ryu’s career began at age seven when he made his debut at the Pacific Music Festival in Sapporo, Japan, playing Paganini’s Violin Concerto No.1. Since then, Ryu has appeared as a soloist with many of the world’s leading orchestras, including National Symphony Orchestra (DC), London Philharmonic, Münchner Philharmoniker, Wiener Symphoniker, Sydney Symphony, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Orchestre national de Lyon, Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Frankfurt Radio Symphony, Hamburger Symphoniker and Shanghai Symphony Orchestra. He has worked with conductors Lorin Maazel, Tan Dun, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Fabio Luisi, Leonard Slatkin, Kent Nagano, Myung-Whun Chung, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Andrés Orozco-Estrada and Jonathan Nott. Ryu has performed in many of the world’s most prestigious venues, including Carnegie Hall, Kennedy Center, Tokyo Suntory Hall, Sydney Opera House, Shanghai Grand Theater, Taipei National Concert Hall, Vienna Musikverein, Munich’s Herkulessaal and the Philharmonic Hall Gasteig. In January 2018 Ryu celebrated Bernstein’s 100th Anniversary playing his masterpiece “Serenade” with the NHK Symphony Orchestra, and in March he joined the New York Philharmonic touring Asia under the baton of Maestro Jaap van Zweden.In addition, Ryu gave a tour of 10 sold-out recitals throughout Japan in the summer of 2018.

Antonio Vivaldi      Four Seasons
Antonín Dvořák     Symphony No. 8 in G


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