Vesta Orchestra set to wow Lagos
All roads lead to the Terra Kulture Arena in Victoria Island, Lagos, as the first edition of the Africlassical concert series for the year
Vesta Orchestra performing is set to hold.The Afri-Classical concert series is dedicated to showcasing music by highlife and classical composers from Africa. It debuted, in 2019, with a 21-member orchestra, conducted by Kehinde Oretimehin, with masterful renditions of African greats including Fela Sowande and Fela Kuti’s Akinla, Bobby Benson’s Taxi Driver, Victor Uwaifo’s Joromi, among others.
The orchestra, next Sunday, will be conducted by the music maestro Fope Onalaja, and with its grand reputation as one of the leading classical music promoters in Nigeria, the Vesta Orchestra continues to shine like a fine cocktail of Nigerian highlife, opera excerpts, ballet and other forms of music.Read more: The Guardian Nigeria »