Each year his amazing live concerts attract more than 600. His lively orchestral presentations, in tandem with effective marketing, have attracted worldwide audiences to this emergent subgenre of classical music. Rieu created the Maastricht Salon Orchestra in 1978, and served as violinist with the Limburg Symphony Orchestra. Rieu's father was conductor of the. In addition to two , Rieu's recordings have gone gold and platinum in many countries, including 8-times Platinum in the Netherlands.
This Land Is Mine Exodus Song Exodus 13. Magic Of The Movies 16 6:47. André Rieu is unparalleled in his ability to interact with his audience from the stage and succeeds in getting everyone up on their feet with his fantastic blend of waltzes, music from movies, musicals, and the opera, and hit songs. He married Marjorie Kochmann in 1975. Someday My Prince Will Come Snow White 12. Rieu's live and recorded performances have brought joy to millions of people. Laras Theme Dr Zhivago 10.
Since André Rieu founded the Johann Strauss Orchestra the biggest private orchestra in the world 30 years ago, he has created a global revival of waltz music. Magic Of The Movies 11 2:57. Nearer, My God, To Thee Titanic 08. Magic Of The Movies 4 3:45. He speaks five different languages: Dutch, English, German, French, and Italian. .
He also boasts over 500 Platinum Awards to his name. Magic Of The Movies 7 3:28. Their annual New Year's concerts from Vienna have become a Holiday tradition on public broadcasting stations. Magic Of The Movies 13 5:07. Few in his audiences are regular classical music attendees and it could be seen as promising that, via Rieu, they are listening to standards of the classical canon.
Magic Of The Movies 6 3:09. Magic Of The Movies 1 3:25. What a Wonderful World Good Morning Vietnam 14. Of course, viewers can look forward to a number of very special guest stars this time around as well: Los del Rio kept the great mood going at the end of the concert with their global hit 'Macarena', turning the Vrijthof into one of the largest open-air dance floors in the world, crowned by an amazing fireworks display in the night sky over Maastricht. Stranger in Paradise Kismet 04. Magic Of The Movies 12 3:24.
Magic Of The Movies 5 2:59. Annually, tens of thousands flock from all corners of the world to attend one of the most emotional live music experiences possible, set against the beautiful backdrop of the medieval town square. His concert tours regularly rank among the Top Ten Billboard Touring Charts of the most successful shows worldwide. Conquest of Paradise 1492: Conquest of Paradise 16. Magic Of The Movies 15 6:34. Magic Of The Movies 2 3:04. He resides in his native.
The couple has two sons and five grandchildren. Rieu in 2009 Background information Birth name André Léon Marie Nicolas Rieu Born 1949-10-01 1 October 1949 age 69 Origin , Genres , , , Occupation s Violinist, Conductor, Entrepreneur Instruments Violin, 1667 Stradivarius, Years active 1978—present Labels Denon Records, Philips Website André Léon Marie Nicolas Rieu born 1 October 1949 is a violinist and conductor best known for creating the -playing. They have two sons Marc and Pierre. The fact that Rieu's focus is on highly accessible, enjoyable repertoire is not an argument against his musical credentials. My mother chose it for me and she was right. André Rieu plays a 1667 violin.
This title is full of the best-loved hits from the silver screen including Titanic, The Godfather, Romeo and Juliet, The Sound of Music, Dr. By the time the world-famous 'The Blue Danube' waltz from Johann Strauss is played, at the close, the aisles are thronged with thousands of dancing audience members. From 1974 to 1977, he attended the Music Academy in , studying with. He and his orchestra have turned classical and waltz music into a worldwide concert touring act, as successful as some of the biggest global pop and rock music acts. He plays a Stradivarius from 1732. Magic Of The Movies 10 3:38.