Concert by Renaud Capucon & Camerata Salzburg

2018-07-30

Concert by Renaud Capucon & Camerata Salzburg

Overview

The Austria Camerata Salzburg was founded in 1952 by the Salzburg conductor and educator Bernhard Baumgartner. He summoned a group of teachers and students from the Mozart Academy of Music to ensemble music together.

As one of the busiest chamber orchestras in the world, the tour of the AustriaCamerata Salzburg begins in Mozart's hometown -- Salzburg and spreads around the world. In Salzburg, the orchestra regularly participates in the Salzburg Festival, the Mozart Week and the Salzburg Music Season Concert. The orchestra is known for its original Mozart music and Viennese classical music. The orchestra's repertoire is centered on Viennese classical music, extending from the core Mozart works to the romantic period and modern works.

French violinist Renaud Capucon is one of the most popular musicians in the world. As a world-renowned soloist and chamber musician, Capucon often collaborates with top international orchestras and conductors. His featured album "King of the Violin" is certified as "Golden Record", which he recorded last year. The modern concerto album "Rim / Disapán / Mantovani" won the Classical Echo Award.