SEPTEMBER 20, 2024 – WATER MUSIC

20.09.24 – Kruidtuin, Mechelen

During the Mechelen city festival Construct Europe, Casco Phil dances with Drones And Lights to atmospheric music, with illuminated drones forming breathtaking figures and patterns in the starry sky. This free spectacle, based on Handel’s iconic Water Music and other water-related compositions, offers an evening of musical wonder and visual poetry.

Program:
Claude DebussySyrinx
John AdamsShaker Loops
Bedřich SmetanaThe Moldau
Camille Saint-SaënsThe Swan (Carnaval des Animaux)
James Wood (arr. Haemhouts)Fantasia on British Sea Songs (selection)
Georg Friedrich HändelWater Music suite no. 1, 2 & 3 (selection)

Cast:
Orchestra:
Casco Phil
Conductor:
Benjamin Haemhouts