Tinel Dragoi – Violin

IMG_20170530_214455 Tinel Best pic(1)Tinel Dragoi studied at the Conservatorium of Music in Bucharest, Romania. Graduating with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) with a major in violin interpretation.

Equally comfortable interpreting both classical and chamber music repertoire, he has performed both locally and internationally with ensembles such as the State Opera of Bucharest (Romania) and the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra  in a career spanning over twenty years.

Tinel is a passionate music educator as well as a performer, and speaks Romanian, French and Italian in addition to English. He will be performing in Norway in 2018.

2018-01 En Pointe

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Saturday 7th April, 7pm

A lost slipper and a handsome prince, join us for our first concert season of 2018 as Strathfield Symphony performs wonderful pieces from some of the most famous ballets of all time. Featuring music from Prokofiev’s Cinderella, De Falla’s The Three Cornered Hat, Delibes Coppelia and a depiction of the hours of the day through Ponchielli’s Dance of the Hours, this season is sure to provoke tears and laughter.

Following a commended 2017 year, featuring Mozart’s Flute and Harp Concerto, Beethoven’s Violin Concerto and Schuman’s Symphony No. 2, Strathfield Symphony invites audiences to join us once again on our musical journey for 2018. This year will showcase beautiful ballet suites, Christmas in September with the Messiah, Paganini’s Violin Concerto, and an action-packed night at the movies, featuring John William’s Star Wars!

Please note: This concert will only be on Saturday 7th April at 7pm, our usual Sunday concert will not be available to the public. Our Sunday concert will be exclusively available for NSW Seniors Week. If you are a senior and a resident of the Strathfield Local Council, you can access tickets to the Sunday concert directly from Strathfield Council.

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2018-02 Czech Please!

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Saturday 30th June, 7pm
Sunday 1st July, 2.30pm

A trail of breadcrumbs begins our second season for 2018. Beginning ‘Czech Please’ with Humperdinck’s Prelude from Hansel and Gretel, Strathfield Symphony will be performing Paganini’s Violin Concerto performed by Tinel Dragoi.

Our second half will be sure to invoke feelings of patriotism. Heralding from the New World, Dvorak’s Ninth Symphony is one symphonic masterpiece not to be missed.

Following a commended 2017 year, featuring Mozart’s Flute and Harp Concerto, Beethoven’s Violin Concerto and Schuman’s Symphony No. 2, Strathfield Symphony invites audiences to join us once again on our musical journey for 2018. This year will showcase beautiful ballet suites, Christmas in September with the Messiah, Paganini’s Violin Concerto, and an action-packed night at the movies, featuring John William’s Star Wars!

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2018-03 Handel’s Messiah

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Saturday 15th September, 7pm
Sunday 16th September, 2.30pm

“Glory to God in the highest, and peace on earth, good will towards men.”  Christmas is coming early this year with our performance of Handel’s Messiah. Reciting the story of Christ, Handel’s Messiah tells the story from the coming of the virgin birth, through to the resurrections and ascension, promise of redemption and the day of judgement. Strathfield Symphony will be performing the Messiah alongside the esteemed Excelsior College Choir and Sydney Sakura Choir.

 

Following a commended 2017 year, featuring Mozart’s Flute and Harp Concerto, Beethoven’s Violin Concerto and Schuman’s Symphony No. 2, Strathfield Symphony invites audiences to join us once again on our musical journey for 2018. This year will showcase beautiful ballet suites, Christmas in September with the Messiah, Paganini’s Violin Concerto, and an action-packed night at the movies, featuring John William’s Star Wars!

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2018-04 It’s A Wrap


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Saturday 24th November, 7pm
Sunday 25th November, 2.30pm

Thunderbirds are go in our season finale of the year! Spend the evening listening to music from the silver screen as Strathfield Symphony performs some of the best-known movie music of all time! This concert is definitely one to bring the kids along to, featuring music from Indiana Jones, Thunderbirds, Pirates of the Caribbean, John William’s Star Wars and much much more!

 

Following a commended 2017 year, featuring Mozart’s Flute and Harp Concerto, Beethoven’s Violin Concerto and Schuman’s Symphony No. 2, Strathfield Symphony invites audiences to join us once again on our musical journey for 2018. This year will showcase beautiful ballet suites, Christmas in September with the Messiah, Paganini’s Violin Concerto, and an action-packed night at the movies, featuring John William’s Star Wars!

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2018 Subscription Tickets

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Now that our Season 1 concert is over, you have missed your opportunity to buy a season pass to our 2018 season. Sign up to our mailing list for our 2019 Season launch.

Tickets available for our exciting 2018 season!

Following a commended 2017 year, featuring Mozart’s Flute and Harp Concerto, Beethoven’s Violin Concerto and Schuman’s Symphony No. 2, Strathfield Symphony invites audiences to join us once again on our musical journey for 2018. This year will showcase beautiful ballet suites, Christmas in September with the Messiah, Paganini’s Violin Concerto, and an action-packed night at the movies, featuring John William’s Star Wars!

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2017-04 War & Triumph

Poster 2017_S04_REV cA protest against censorship from the Russian empire, a bewitched swan and a doomed prince, War and Triumph explores the inner workings of humanity. Beginning with Brahm’s tongue in cheek Academic Festival Overture, our first half features Mozart’s Concerto in C for Flute and Harp followed by Sibelius’ Finlandia –  evoking the national struggle at the time of the Finnish people. Our final season for the year will finish not with a bang, but delve into the depths of despair through the rich music of Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake.

Following a commended 2016 year, featuring Beethoven’s 9th Symphony, Symphonie Fantastique, and John William’s Star Wars, Strathfield Symphony invites audiences to join us once again on our musical journey for 2017. This year will showcase wonderful fairy tales, marches and waltzes, Beethoven’s Violin Concerto, an action-packed evening at the Opera, and finally a story of love, heartbreak and despair, through Tchaikovsky’s wonderful ballet, Swan Lake.