The shopping mall of Donauzentrum Vienna will host the world première of Melting Pot for 2 groups of rappers, DJ, slam poet, 2 beatboxers, breakdancer and orchestra by Bernhard Gander on 20th May.
The Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra conducted by Cornelius Meister, will première Melting Pot with artists of the Street Academy. In his new piece Bernhard Gander combines the sound of a large orchestra with DJ, rap, slam poetry, beatbox and breakdance, thus giving a voice to the current musical idioms of youth culture. The composition is a contribution towards the combined efforts of Into the City, the Wiener Festwochen and the ORF Radio Symphony Orchestra, Vienna.
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