The Music of David Arnold – in Lucerne, Switzerland
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KKL (Kultur und Kongresszentrum) Luzern, Konzertsaal
// Culture and Congress Centre, Lucerne, Concert Hall
Friday 23 October 2015, 7.30pm
21st Century Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
Ludwig Wicki, Leitung // Conductor
Info and tickets: http://artproductions.ch/konzerte65.html // https://www.kkl-luzern.ch/shop/de/the-music-of-david-arnold-4089
Reduced price tickets: https://radiopilatus.showare.ch/event/the-music-of-david-arnold-92
Thanks to Google Translate I’ve (nearly) been able to translate the German text, though it enthusiastically over-translated the already-in-English film title ‘Last of the Dogmen‘ into ‘Last of the Dogmas‘ 😉
English translation (original German version in link above)
“With bombastic compositions to “Stargate”, “Last of the dogmas” [Last of the Dogmen], “Independence Day” and “Godzilla” David Arnold stormed the large-scale Hollywood cinema. From 1997 to 2008 he was ‘Composer on Her Majesty ‘s Secret Service’ for the Bond adventure, including for “Tomorrow Never Dies”, “Casino Royale” and “Quantum of Solace”.
But the charismatic Briton can do other things. He wrote, for example, the [music for the] surreal dramedy “The Stepford Wives” and the slapstick “Paul” lively, dramatic and ‘funky’ sounds.
In short: David Arnold’s film music scene is as diverse as contemporary cinema itself [and we] are pleased and honored that we do not only portray this versatile composer, but also may be on the concert stage of the KKL Luzern with him.
Take the train and save!
Take advantage of the SBB RailAway 20% discount on the train journey and a voucher of CHF 10.00 for a CD with the 21st Century Symphony Orchestra. The discounted train ticket you get at the ticket counter. More information about the RailAway offer
If you travel by public transport to the KKL Lucerne!
The KKL Luzern is located right next to the train station and from there easily in 2 minutes walking distance. For the best connections visit SBB [English-language site selected, pick from DE, FR or IT in the menu at the top].”
Original German language version: http://artproductions.ch/konzerte65.html
Other travel options
This is the page for travel in Switzerland from the Man in Seat 61 which gives information about train travel within and beyond Europe, eg it’s possible to get from London to Switzerland for £57.