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UBS Verbier Festival Orchestra returns in Nov 2004

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Following the success of its first visit to Singapore last year, the UBS Verbier Festival Orchestra will return for another performance on Monday, 1 Nov 2004 at the Esplanade Concert Hall at 8.15pm.

Under the baton of Charles Dutoit, the Orchestra will accompany violinist, Julian Rachlin, who will perform Beethoven’s Violin Concerto.

The Singapore concert is part of the 2004 tour of Asia that will also take the UBS Verbier Festival Orchestra to Hong Kong, Beijing and Tokyo with conductor Charles Dutoit and soloists Julian Rachlin and Maxim Vengerov.

Prior to its tour of Asia, the UBS Verbier Festival Orchestra will visit Stockholm, Brussels, Frankfurt, Zürich, St Gallen, Madrid and Turin with Neeme Järvi and soloists Barbara Hendricks and Mikhail Pletnev from October 19 – 27.

UBS, the global financial services firm, which was instrumental in the formation of the UBS Verbier Festival Orchestra in 2000, is extending its partnership with the Orchestra to 2007.


Mozart     Le nozze di Figaro, Overture

Beethoven  Violin Concerto

Debussy  Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune

Mussorgsky  Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel)

Tickets at S$122, S$102, S$82, S$52, S$32, S$22 are available at all SISTIC outlets. Call (65) 6348 5555 or visit Tickets on sale from 6 Sep 2004.

Ticket prices exclude SISTIC fee.


- 10% discount for students and senior citizens (applicable for all categories of tickets)

- Group bookings of 20 – 50 persons : 10% discount (applicable for Cat. 1, 2 & 3 tickets only)

- Group bookings of 50 and more persons : 15% discount (applicable for Cat. 1, 2 & 3 tickets only)

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