Cello Prelude

In solidarity with Ukraine

20:30 St John's International School

Belgian National Orchestra
Mihhail Gerts, conductor

Aleksey Shadrin, cello
S. Prokofiev: Sinfonia concertante, in E minor, op. 125
I. Andante
II. Allegro giusto
III. Andante con moto

Maxime Quennesson, cello
D. Shostakovitch: Cello Concerto No. 2, op. 126
I. Largo
II. Allegretto
III. Allegretto

Antonin Musset, cello
A. Dvořák: Cello concerto No. 2, in B minor, op. 104
I. Allegro
II. Adagio ma non troppo
III. Finale. Allegro moderato

This concert will be dedicated to solidarity with the Ukrainian people, in this tragic period of European history. The Music Chapel wishes to express its sympathy to the Ukrainian people for the suffering they have endured since the beginning of the hostilities and act to help them. All box office from this concert will be donated to a reconstruction fund in Ukraine.

In addition to the purchase of your ticket, you can also make a donation to a special account set up for this purpose:
Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel FUP
BE16 3631 6517 5074
Communication: “donation operation UKRAINE”


* – 18, + 65, unemployed, person with a disability, free under 3 years old
Special conditions for Maecenas:


We would like to thank:

Our structural sponsors – ING, Proximus and Ginion Group.

Our institutional partners – the « Loterie Nationale / Nationale Loterij » and the « Banque Nationale de Belgique / Nationale Bank van België ».

The Foundations – Baillet Latour Fund, Foundation Futur21, King Baudouin Foundation, Foundation Engie, Guttman collection -, the corporate partners, all the Maecenas and those who prefer to remain anonymous.

Thank you also to our public support – the « Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles », Belspo, the « Province du Brabant Wallon », the « Commune de Waterloo ».