Category Archives: English

Michael Brooks Reid about the Melbourne concerts

Having grown up in Melbourne and been living and working in Europe for the past couple of years, it sometimes feels as if I have two separate lives. Two separate groups of fantastic friends and of course family. But what

Michael Brooks Reid about the Melbourne concerts

Having grown up in Melbourne and been living and working in Europe for the past couple of years, it sometimes feels as if I have two separate lives. Two separate groups of fantastic friends and of course family. But what

This was our summer tour 2013!

It was a terrific tour, full of wonderful music, great experiences and encounters with so many different people and cultures. Some of us are now moving back home, some go directly to their next projects, but we are all looking

This was our summer tour 2013!

It was a terrific tour, full of wonderful music, great experiences and encounters with so many different people and cultures. Some of us are now moving back home, some go directly to their next projects, but we are all looking

Q & A with Joel Hunter

What did you have for breakfast today? I was late and just managed to get a big plate of scrambled eggs and a lot of bacon and some mushrooms and a coffee.

Q & A with Joel Hunter

What did you have for breakfast today? I was late and just managed to get a big plate of scrambled eggs and a lot of bacon and some mushrooms and a coffee.

Q & A with Martin Piechotta

How do you prepare yourself right before a concert? Normally, I start with warming up,

Q & A with Martin Piechotta

How do you prepare yourself right before a concert? Normally, I start with warming up,

Q & A with Christopher Dicken

What did you have for breakfast today? I had some nice fruits, a little bit of melon, some Australian fruits and a muesli and bacon and eggs. What was the first thing you did when you checked in at the

Q & A with Christopher Dicken

What did you have for breakfast today? I had some nice fruits, a little bit of melon, some Australian fruits and a muesli and bacon and eggs. What was the first thing you did when you checked in at the

Kirsty Hilton about the Sydney concerts

The last few days in Sydney were such a highlight for me. To be in my home city with MCO was amazing. Sydney turned on the good weather luckily..I had been worried about the weather for weeks!! It was round

Kirsty Hilton about the Sydney concerts

The last few days in Sydney were such a highlight for me. To be in my home city with MCO was amazing. Sydney turned on the good weather luckily..I had been worried about the weather for weeks!! It was round

Q & A with Júlia Gállego

What did you have for breakfast today? Nothing at all. I slept the whole way from Shanghai to Sydney, so I missed the breakfast on the plane. And then I came to the hotel and went directly for a walk.

Q & A with Júlia Gállego

What did you have for breakfast today? Nothing at all. I slept the whole way from Shanghai to Sydney, so I missed the breakfast on the plane. And then I came to the hotel and went directly for a walk.

First concert day in Zurich

Our tour started proper on Tuesday morning when we left Dortmund en route to Zurich. We had just played three nice concerts in our familiar NRW halls in Dortmund, Cologne and Essen, so everyone was very excited about setting off,

First concert day in Zurich

Our tour started proper on Tuesday morning when we left Dortmund en route to Zurich. We had just played three nice concerts in our familiar NRW halls in Dortmund, Cologne and Essen, so everyone was very excited about setting off,

Elfriede on tour – Episode 1

On our way from Zurich to Shanghai, Elfriede has made her first discovery! Practical pig that she is, she just started sniffing around in the bag that she was travelling in – the backpack of our project manager Maggie. Here

Elfriede on tour – Episode 1

On our way from Zurich to Shanghai, Elfriede has made her first discovery! Practical pig that she is, she just started sniffing around in the bag that she was travelling in – the backpack of our project manager Maggie. Here

Welcome!

Welcome to the blog of the MCO summer tour 2013 – Europe, Asia and Australia! This tour takes us to three very different continents, and yet one element remains constant:  Dvorak’s Symphony no.9 “From the New World” will be performed

Welcome!

Welcome to the blog of the MCO summer tour 2013 – Europe, Asia and Australia! This tour takes us to three very different continents, and yet one element remains constant:  Dvorak’s Symphony no.9 “From the New World” will be performed

Elfriede on tour

Meet Elfriede. Elfriede is the ultimate tour pig. Over the past year, she has joined the MCO on every single tour. She has shared in many amazing experiences and, over time, forged a very special bond with the musicians of

Elfriede on tour

Meet Elfriede. Elfriede is the ultimate tour pig. Over the past year, she has joined the MCO on every single tour. She has shared in many amazing experiences and, over time, forged a very special bond with the musicians of