A new generation making classical music fresh, comprehensible and inspirational
Now in its 5th year, Faust Chamber Orchestra has emerged as the leading force of a new generation making classical music fresh, comprehensible and inspirational in the concert hall. Under the artistic direction of conductor Mark Austin, it is the only orchestra which believes accessible spoken introductions and musical demonstrations deserve a place at the heart of every performance. Following work with international artists including Guy Johnston and James Baillieu, and a 4-star review from The Times, 2016 will see Faust Chamber Orchestra perform at LSO St Luke's and Kings Place, record a debut CD and expand its successful educational programme.
Together with the Cambridge University Musical Society Chorus and four talented young soloists, all under the baton of Artistic Director Mark Austin, Faust Chamber Orchestra revived Spohr's The Last Judgement.... read more