Friday, May 17 at 6 pm
Indian Cultural Center, 27 floor Jasmine Building, At the mouth of Sukhumvit soi 23 (BTS Asok)
Ever wondered what would happen if you mixed the rich melodies and percussion of the East with the lush textures and harmonies of the West?
Come and find out for yourself during this unique evening of devotional song. Our program features classical melodies from India, Ireland, the US, and even medieval Germany and Spain, played by an international band of singers and musicians.
Carnatic vocals: Kala Venkat
Western vocals: Allyson Adair
Keyboard: Shawn Sehyung Kwon
Tabla: Ustad Vasi Ahmed Khan
Mridangam: Mr. K G Prasad
The Bangkok Music Society presents
UNDER HER SPELL
Songs and Duets from Medieval to Baroque celebrating Woman, and her power to enslave the heart, mind and soul of Man.
Tuesday 19 February 2013
8 pm Suriwongse Room
The British Club, Silom Soi 18
Tickets: 200 baht adults, 100 baht students, children
Ticket prices include a complimentary Bloody Mary or Virgin Mary
Tickets available at the door or by email from: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Indian Cultural Centre of Bangkok Presents:
Roshan hui Raat
"Bright Grew the Night"
Saturday Dec. 15, 6-7 pm
Indian Cultural Center
27th floor of Jasmine City Tower, Sukhumvit soi 23
East meets West and a few places in between in this program of Christmas-inspired music by an international band of musicians.
Ancient carols, Eastern chants, and modern-day film songs as you've never hear them before...
Featuring beautiful melodies and exotic rhythms from India, Lebanon, Turkey and medieval Europe.
Vocalist: Allyson Adair (US)
Tabla: Ustad Vasi Ahmed Khan (India)
Accordion and flute: Alice Orton (Scotland)
Guitar: Desmond Cahalan (Ireland)
Sitar: Ustad Matloob Hussain Khan (India)
BMS Presents: Vivaldi's Magnificat & Christmas Carols
Friday, Dec. 7th
8 pm at Christ Church
Highlights will include:
Vivaldi's supremely beautiful Magnificat, with choir, organ, chamber orchestra, and soloists Catherine Harsono and Ema Naito.
Traditional Carols, old and new, with choir, percussion and children's choir.
"There is no Rose" rare gem of a medieval Christmas carol, performed by Allyson Adair (harp and vocals), with David Wilson (viol da gamba).
Sunday, Sept. 30th at 7:30 pm
at the Silom room of the British Club
Allyson has been collaborating with viola da gamba player and Baroque music expert David Wilson for over a year. Their debut and upcoming performance which will be a musical journey through a passionate, bloody and tumultuous time in British history. Highlights include favorites by Dowland, Purcell, Corkine, Byrd and Lawes, and a handful of rarer gems, including wartime ballads, a trio of cats, and a 17th century duet set in outer space (see corresponding asteroid on poster).
Soloists include BMS director Eugene Eustaquio, countertenor Jak Cholvijarn, alto Dorothea Hill, and mezzo-soprano Allyson Adair Briner, accompanied by Joseph Moore on the harpsichord, Alice Orton on the flute, and David Wilson on the viola da gamba.
"The Praise of Folly // Art won't make you sane"
Pizziche, tarante and madness at the WTF cafe
August 30th, 9:00 pm
a project by Jacopo Gianninoto
Jacopo Gianninoto (Guitars and Mandolin)
Alberto Firrincieli (Accordion and Percussions)
Debbie Klongtruadroke (Voice)
Alice Orton (Accordion and Flute)
Kanthita Komolphan (Percussions)
Allyson Briner (Voice and Percussions)
August 21st, 8:15 pm
Thailand Cultural Centre, small hall
Buy your tickets here:
The Bangkok Grand Opera, under the artistic direction of Stefan Sanchez, is proud to present Thailand’s finest opera singers in an evening of the greatest opera and musical hits. Join us for a wonderful evening of romance, tragedy, comedy, and pathos, presented through excerpts from many of the greatest operas and musicals in the international repertoire. Come and hear the greatest hits from the world’s finest theaters and opera houses. Mozart’s Magic Flute will serenade Lloyd Webber’s Cats and Rossini’s Barber of Seville will have a very close shave with the Fiddler on the Roof.
August 17th, 7:30 pm
Siam Rachada Auditorium, Siam Kolakarn School of Music (basement of Fortune Mall, Rama 9)
BMS Music In The Drawing Room Series
A selection of works by Leonard Bernstein, Samuel Barber, Ned Rorem, Bernard Hermann, Landon Ronald and other contemporary composers.
Arlynne Lupas - Tecson - Soprano
Allyson Briner - Mezzo Soprano
Eugene Eustaquio - Tenor
Raymond Leslie Diaz - Baritone
Alice Orton - Flute
Usa Napaawan - Piano
Yoshimi Fiji - Piano