SOLISTES EUROPÉENS, LUXEMBOURG
Founded in 1989, the Solistes Européens, Luxembourg consists of European musicians from the best European orchestras who have met regularly in Luxembourg for more than 25 years for recitals, concerts, recordings and regular tours around Europe. Each season in Luxembourg is held in the capital’s magnificent Philharmonie.
They have accompanied the most renowned soloists and captivated both audiences and critics in major European musical centres. In May 2004, they performed at the UN in New York on the occasion of the EU enlargement. The orchestra has a vast repertoire and for the past four years, they have played a new work commissioned by the Ministry of Culture at each annual opening concert.
Eager to promote the future of music, the Solistes Européens, Luxembourg organise concerts for young talent, both from Luxembourg and abroad during each season. The orchestra, whose activities are supported by the Ministry of Culture and the City of Luxembourg, as well as by numerous corporate sponsors, is one of Luxembourg’s main musical attractions.
For more information, visit www.sel.lu.
Photo: Francis Zuidberg