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40 Years Mülheimer Zupforchester – Anniversary Concert

The Mülheimer Zupforchestra is one of the best mandolin orchestras in Germany. The anniversary concert for 40 years has been filmed and is available as a youtube video.

The orchestra is conducted by Dominik Hackner.

The program included well known compositions like the suite Für Wolfgang by Leopold Mozart and the Song of the Japanese Autumn by Yasuo Kuwahara, but also many knew works and premieres.

Leopold Mozart (1719-1787) Für Wolfgang – Suite Nr. VIII d-Moll – (03:23) 1. Angloise 2. Menuett I 3. Fantasia 4. Menuett II 5. Mourqui

Owen Hartford (ca. *1950) Urban Sketches – (11:18) 1. Circuits 2. Underground 3. Walk About 4. Fast Lane

Jürgen Klose (*1946) Summertrip für Zupforchester – (19:47) 1. Rondo 2. Ostinato 3. Tatry

Aris Alexander Blettenberg (*1994) HELLAS – Suite alla greca – (34:05) „Für meine Zupferfamilie, das Mülheimer Zupforchester, zum 40-jährigen Bestehen“ I. Hymnos II. Syrtaki III. Zeimbekiko IV. Kalamatianos URAUFFÜHRUNG Dirigent: Karsten Richter

PAUSE

Aris Alexander Blettenberg (*1994) und Dominik Hackner (*1968) Suite aus der Zaubermandoline – (46:36)

Dominik Hackner (*1968) Asrael – (55:31) op. 69 URAUFFÜHRUNG

Stefan Hippe (*1966) SMS zum Jubilee – (1:06:11) „Dem Mülheimer Zupforchester zum 40-jährigen Jubiläum 2020 und Dominik Hackner eine SMS (Short Music Story)“ URAUFFÜHRUNG

Yasuo Kuwahara (*1946) Song of Japanese Autumn (Shoshu-no-Uta) – (1:09:47)

ZUGABEN – (1:23:30)


Some pieces from the concert are also available as single youtube videos.

More information about the orchestra and its activities can be found on the website of the orchestra.

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Chuo University Music Study Group Mandolin Club 121st Subscription…

The Chuo University Mandolin Club (CUMC) has given its 121 subscription concert on Dec. 25, 2021 as a streaming concert.

The mandolin orchestra was founded in 1939. From 1965 it was conducted by mandolinist and composer Seiichi Suzuki. The mandolin orchestra has played many premieres of compositions by Seiichi Suzuki and other Japanese composers. More information can find on the website of the CUMC.

Chuo University Music Study Group Mandolin Club 121st Subscription Concert Live Streaming.

[Chuo University Music Study Group Mandolin Club 121st Subscription Concert]
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Open 13: 30 / Start 14: 00

Venue: Tokorozawa Civic Cultural Center Muse Ark Hall (10 minutes walk from Seibu Shinjuku Line “Aviation Park” station)


You can use the following buttonbs to jump to the individual pieces of the concert.


Nieves – Romanza e Bolero / Giacinto Lavitrano

Giacinto Lavitrano – Nieves – Romanza e Bolero


Quiete Notturna – Primo Silvestri Op. 34

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Ensemble Giocoso – New Music for Mandolin Ensemble

The Ensemble Giocoso has been founded in 2012 by members of the mandolin orchestra HARMONIE 1931 from Dinslaken to be able to play more interesting music, pop-songs or new compositions for mandolin orchestra.

The concerts from the last years were filmed and are available as youtube videos.

Program of the concert from 2020

Christopher Grafschmidt – Auf geht’s

Olof Näslund – I Folkton

David Laheurte – Mandoline Project

Claudio Mandonico – Słoneczniki Sinti-Suite

Richard Charlton – Daintree

Pirates of the Caribbean Medley

Dominik Hackner – Danza cubana

John Miles – Music

Claudio Mandonico – Stomp from “Jazz Pop Rock Suite”

Playlist of the Concert given in 2020
Playlist of the Concert from 2017
Playlist of the Concert from 2016
Playlist of the Concert from 2015

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Vincent Beer-Demander plays for Japan

Vincent Beer-Demander is one of the leading mandolin players in France and a great composer too. In June 2021 he performed a special online concert for Japan which is available at youtube.

Vincent Beer-Demander and friends played a selection of compositions for mandolin, mandola, two mandolins, three mandolins and songs with piano and mandolin.

Vincent Beer-Demander plays for Japan – Marseille 2021

Vincent Beer-Demander (Mandoline, mandole)

Nina Grimaut (Mandoline)

Siham Pichon (Mandoline)

Pascale Sicaud (Piano, voix)

Remi Beer-Demander (Voix)

Juna Iwamato (Présentation)

Olivier Fordant (Vidéo)

From a comment in Japanese (with google translation) this is the program:

Part One
Vincent Beer-Demander solo
-Improvisation by Vincent B.D. with a Japanese theme
-Andante / J.S. Bach Arrangement: Vincent Beer-Demander
-From the animal guessing quiz Bestiere (bestiary). (Guess what animal the theme of Vincent is playing.)
-A tribute to the movie musician Ennio-Moricone, who passed away last year Arrangement: Vincent Beer-Demander

Part 2
Mandolin song for kids

-Duck Dolan le canard / Composition: Vincent Beer-Demander
-Archangel L’Arcange Galivel / Composition: Vincent Beer-Demander
-Egg L’œuf de Grocuche / Composition: Vincent Beer-Demander

Part 3
Mandol’in pour mandoline

-Le verre de cocadine Coke’s cup Composition: Vincent Beer-Demander
-La conservature en laine La conservature en laine Composition: Vincent Beer-Demander
-Le Machayou Le Machayou Composition: Vincent Beer-Demander

Part 4
Three new songs announced and France’s representative song

-Three songs for singer, mandolin and piano
(There are 3 short songs) Composition: Vincent Beer-Demander

-Göttingen / Barbara Arrangement: Vincent Beer-Demander
-Amsterdam / Jacques-Brel Arrangement: Vincent Beer-Demander
-Rosy Life / Edit-Piaf Arrangement: Vincent Beer-Demander
-The Windmills of Your Wind / Michel-Le Grand Arrangement: Vincent Beer-Demander