Dewan Filharmonik PETRONAS (DFP) and the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO) strive to elevate the arts and culture landscape of Kuala Lumpur this May 2021 with a host of wonderful performances.
Join the MPO and travel to Germany to explore the music of Mendelssohn in a concert titled Mendelssohn’s Voyages on Saturday, 8 May 2021 at 3:00 pm. This will be an all-Mendelssohn concert conducted by the MPO’s Resident Conductor, Gerard Salonga.
Baroque music lovers will certainly enjoy what comes next. The MPO will present a concert titled The Majestic Baroque scheduled on Saturday, 22 May 2021 at 8:30 pm. Naohisa Furusawa returns to the podium to conduct works by Handel, Vivaldi, Marcello and Bach. The concerts will feature the MPO oboist Simon Emes and flautist Ignacio de Nicolas.
The month will close with a festive atmosphere as the MPO celebrates Hari Raya Aidilfitri with a tribute concert to the legendary Malaysian composer, S. Atan on Saturday, 29 May 2021 at 8:30 pm.
To be conducted by Ahmad Muriz Che Rose, enjoy as the MPO will perform S. Atan repertoires of amazing festive songs such as Balik Kampung, Cahaya Aidilfitri and Indahnya Beraya Di Desa. This concert, full of uplifting and nostalgic spirit, will feature famous Malaysian artist Dato’ Jamal Abdillah, Jay Jay and Azlina Aziz.
Visit mpo.com.my for concert and ticket details.