On September 29th Jon’s Concerto for Group and Orchestra will be performed in Belgium by a special constellation of symphonic wind orchestra and rock band.
Based on the 1999 version, the Concerto has not been performed in this arrangement live before.
The 70 musician strong production was put together by a cooperation of two organisations, Winkelse Muziekverening and de 7e namiddag.
Conducted by Dimitri Bracke, the individual players are
Hammond organ – Gunter Callewaert
Bass – Bart Parmentier
Guitar – Arne Demedts
Vocals (male) – Miller
Vocals (female) – Céline Houte
Drums – Pieterjan Seynaeve
September 29 – 5 pm – Sint-Eloois-Winkel, Flanders, Belgium.
More info from Wesley Vandewalle
Concerto for Group and Orchestra in Jon Lord’s final studio recording is still available through Jon Lord’s Webshop.