It is with great pleasure and pride that we announce that s t a r g a z e, Berlin’s "new classical" musicians collective, are performing a David Bowie tribute concert at this years BBC Proms at the Royal Albert Hall in London, on July 29th.
The concert will be a televised late-night Prom, featuring a wide range of specially commissioned new arrangements and re-imaginings of the great man’s song compositions in an 'unplugged' ensemble and semi-orchestral setting, along with a number of international guest vocalists and musicians from different backgrounds.
The full line-up will be revealed at a later date but to name but a few, s t a r g a z e will be supported by Amanada Palmer and Anna Calvi with Jherek Bischoff, and outstanding classical counter tenor Philippe Jarousky, for whom Pulitzer-Prize winning and Oscar-nominated composer David Lang will be writing a new piece based on a David Bowie song.
Stargaze's Deerhoof Chamber Variations, a collaboration with Deerhoof's Greg Saunier, is out now.
Watch the video for 'Data' below