Christopher Warren‐Green

Violinist and conductor. Born 30 July 1955
Christopher Warren‐Green
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1955-07-30
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Christopher Warren‐Green

Biography (Wikipedia)

Christopher Warren-Green (born 30 July 1955) is a British violinist and conductor. He was born in Gloucestershire and attended Westminster City School, where he was a chorister, and later the Royal Academy of Music.

Warren-Green has served as concertmaster of the Philharmonia Orchestra. Warren-Green has held the position of Music Director of the London Chamber Orchestra (LCO) since 1988. In 2005, Vladimir Ashkenazy invited Warren-Green and the LCO to Hong Kong as the resident orchestra for the Hong Kong International Piano Competition.

On the personal invitation of the Prince of Wales, Warren-Green was invited to arrange the music and conduct the Philharmonia Orchestra for the Service of Dedication and Prayer celebrating the marriage of the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall. To mark the occasion of the Queen's 80th birthday at Kew Palace, he conducted a private concert for the entire Royal family.

In 1998, Warren-Green became Principal Guest Conductor of the Nordic Chamber Orchestra, taking over as Chief Conductor from 2001 until 2005. From 1998 to 2001, he was Chief Conductor of the Joenkoeping Sinfonietta. He was appointed Principal Conductor of the Camerata Resident Orchestra of the Megaron Athens in October 2004. In May 2009, the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra named Warren-Green its 11th music director, effective with the 2010–2011 season. In August 2012, the orchestra announced the extension of Warren-Green's contract through the 2015–2016 season.

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Johan Svendsen
Violin Romance in G major, Op 26
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Violin Romance in G major, Op 26
Antonín Dvořák
Serenade for strings in E (1st mvt)
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Serenade for strings in E (1st mvt)
Alexander Gretchaninov
The Creed, Op.79, no.10
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The Creed, Op.79, no.10
Traditional Carol, London Chamber Orchestra, Christopher Warren-Green & Craig Leon
Deck the halls
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Deck the halls

Deck the halls

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Traditional Carol
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Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Scheherazade, Op 35 (The Sea and Sinbad's Ship)
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Scheherazade, Op 35 (The Sea and Sinbad's Ship)
Lang Lang
Hess: Concerto For Piano & Orchestra - Movement 2: The Love
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Hess: Concerto For Piano & Orchestra - Movement 2: The Love
Pablo de Sarasate
Concert fantasy on Carmen for violin and orchestra, Op 25
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Concert fantasy on Carmen for violin and orchestra, Op 25
Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto in F major for 2 horns, strings and continuo RV 539
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Concerto in F major for 2 horns, strings and continuo RV 539
Maurice Ravel
Prelude: Vif (Le Tombeau de Couperin)
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Prelude: Vif (Le Tombeau de Couperin)
Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Trumpet Concerto in E major
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Trumpet Concerto in E major
Johann Baptist Georg Neruda
Trumpet Concerto in E flat major - 1st movement, Allegro
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Trumpet Concerto in E flat major - 1st movement, Allegro
Jacques Ibert
Valse (Divertissement for orchestra)
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Valse (Divertissement for orchestra)
Dmitry Shostakovich
Assault on Beautiful Gorky
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Assault on Beautiful Gorky
Johan Halvorsen
Norwegian Rhapsody No.1 in A
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Norwegian Rhapsody No.1 in A
Johann Strauss II
Pizzicato-Polka
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Pizzicato-Polka
Gabriel Fauré
Pavane, Op 50
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Pavane, Op 50
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Sheherazade - symphonic suite (Op.35), The Young prince and princess
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Sheherazade - symphonic suite (Op.35), The Young prince and princess
Francis Poulenc
Piano Concerto
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Piano Concerto
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