Charlotte conductor to play part in royal wedding

Posted March 28, 2011

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— Christopher Warren-Green, music director of the Charlotte Symphony, will conduct the London Chamber Orchestra for the royal wedding next month. 

Great Britain's Prince William will marry Catherine Middleton on April 29, at 11 a.m. at Westminster Abbey in London.
In addition to his role in Charlotte, Warren-Green is also music director and principal conductor of the London Chamber Orchestra. He and his wife, Rosemary, reside in Charlotte with their son, Jamie.
"We are very proud and honored that Charlotte will be represented at this important and memorable occasion," said Jonathan Martin, executive director of the Charlotte Symphony.
Warren-Green has conducted numerous concerts at Buckingham Palace, Highgrove House and St James's Palace. He conducted a private concert for the royal family to honor Queen Elizabeth II on her 80th birthday.



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  • LovemyPirates Mar 29, 2011

    This is a great honor and in the "music world" is news.

  • emeraldangeleyes Mar 28, 2011

    superman the wedding is this april

  • jrfergerson Mar 28, 2011

    maybe he will get a big bonus and report it on his 2012 taxes.

  • superman Mar 28, 2011

    He is going to conduct the orchestra next month and the wedding is in April of next year! Seems that someone has the dates mixed up.

  • Bozo652002 Mar 28, 2011

    In other non-news...