Kammerorchester Basel Charity Concert for Ukraine

Don Bosco Basel
Thursday, 17 March

The Kammerorchester Basel (Chamber Orchestra) is conducting a charity concert to benefit relief efforts for Ukraine. They will be performing together with the Ukrainian chamber orchestra, Kyiv Soloists. This orchestra had left their country for a tour to Italy a couple of days before the Russian invasion and now has to watch the destruction of their country from abroad.
Through contact with the a Ukrainian-Swiss member of the Kammerorchester Basel, the Ukrainian ensemble will be coming here for a charity concert that will feature pieces by the Ukrainian composers Maxim Berezovsky and Valentin Silvestrov (who still lives in Kyiv) as well as by Franz Schubert and Ludwig van Beethoven. Director is the Basel composer and conductor Heinz Holliger.
All participants will perform for free, and all ticket income will be given to the Schweizer Gl├╝ckskette (Swiss Solidarity) for their relief efforts in Ukraine.
Tickets are CHF 30-150, but solidarity tickets for a higher, individually chosen price are also available. They can be purchased via their website at https://442hz.com/de/ensembles/Kammerorchester_Basel/shop/event/91273/?fbclid=IwAR3Ovavc540_Nu5lzE10KSgwmwnUJ1T19wm0iUjECgmOq1tYkadTHwEhapM#event.


Don Bosco Basel
Waldenburgerstrasse 34
4052 Basel

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