DIRECTOR/VIOLIN: HANS-PETER HOFMANN
Romantic Music for Strings!
The EUCO gave its first concerts in 1981 and soon gained a worldwide reputation as a musical ambassador for the European Union. The Chamber Orchestra annually perform around 40 concerts and have played in 73 countries to-date. Recent soloists include Nicola Benedetti, Alison Balsam and Julian Lloyd Webber. Other distinguished artists include, Lazar Berman, Mischa Maisky, James Galway, Gil Apap, Alina Ibragimova and Emma Johnson.
“The wonderful European Union Chamber Orchestra, played with beautiful, dancing transparency”. – DAILY TELEGRAPH
“Ringing musicality that never falters led by Hans Peter Hofmann, he plays with passion as if his life were on the table, it was a perfectly programmed concert. We would gladly welcome these pristine players back any time”.
ST DAVID’S HALL CARDIFF, MAY 2019 – Arts Scene Wales
GRIEG – Holberg Suite
MENDELSSOHN – Violin Concerto in D minor
DVORAK – Serenade for Strings