Early Music Festival: Philippe Herreweghe’s public rehearsal on 24 January
2015. January 14.
The Palace of Arts’ Early Music Festival between 21 and 25 January will feature Collegium Vocale Gent Choir and Orchestra as a special guest led by Philippe Herreweghe. At a rehearsal process of several days, the world famous conductor will prepare for the festival’s closing concert on 25 January with Mendelssohn’s oratorio Paulus, performed by the singers of the 45-year-old Belgian company, the excellent Purcell Choir led by György Vashegyi and Orfeo Orchestra. The public rehearsals at the Palace of Arts on 24 January at 10:30 am and 3 pm offer visitors a glimpse of the world-renowned old music performer’s workshop.
The rehearsals are held in English. Tickets cost HUF 1,000.