to the website of Greek composer Aristides Strongylis. On the home page you find current news on works, performances, and projects. You can get an overview about his work by reading CV and list of works or learn more about his projects. The sound page offers extracts of his works, high-resolution pictures for download can be found on the photo page. Of course you can also get in touch with the composer himself. For questions on the website, please contact the webmaster.
Commissioned work for Gewandhaus at Leipzig :: First performance March 3rd, 2018
In 2018, the Leipzig Gewandhaus orchestra is celebrating it's 275th season. To commemorate this occasion, Aristides Stronglyis was invited to compose a piece for orchestra. The work entitled "Angels of Hope" will be premiered on March 3rd, 2018, by the Gewandhaus orchestra under Andris Nelson. The concert is scheduled for 4pm at the grand concert hall.
More at the Gewandhaus concert schedule
New Agent: Konzertbüro Andreas Braun
WANTED: Kids and Teens for Composition Workshop in March 2017
Young composers wanted! Invent Your Own Music on the Education Campus of forum thomanum. This composition workshop is aimed at children and young people ages nine to nineteen who are interested in music. It will be held in Leipzig for the fourth time from March 17 to 19, 2017. Professional musicians and composers are going to introduce the children to composing their own music, this time for piano, violin, violinvcello and baritone voice.
Watch our video presenting this unique approach (in German):
Interested Kids and their parents can fill in the application form and send it to forum thomanum Leipzig e.V. before March 3rd, 2017. Participation is free, but the number of participants is limited to twelve.
December 17, 2016 :: Viola concert with Ulrich von Wrochem in Athens/ Greece
On December 17, .2016 the violist Ulrich von Wrochem is going to perform a solo concert at the Protestant Church of Athens, Greece. The concert will begin at 8pm and will feature, among other pieces, Aristides Strongylis' composition Zwischen Tier und Gott for solo viola.
For details, see the concert program (pdf, German only).