NEWS AND PRESS
Latest reviews - Spohr The Last Judgement
Tim Ashley in The Guardian, March 2016
"Austin introduced the piece from the podium, and his affection for it was apparent in the eloquent intensity of his conducting. The woodwind and brass sounded particularly fine"
Richard Morrison in The Times, August 2014
"In the pit, Mark Austin's Faust Ensemble incisively handled the scoring - string textures flecked with lone brass notes, percussion shivers and droplets of harp"
Faust Chamber Orchestra is seeking a dynamic part-time Team Assistant to provide support in the smooth running of the fast-growing organization. This role offers a varied range of responsibilities... read more
Following the success of its debut in March 2016 at the prestigious venue, Faust Chamber Orchestra returns to LSO St Luke's on 5 May 2017 for a unique concert featuring one of the most exciting and versatile British cellists performing Schumann's Cello Concerto... read more
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22 August 2016
Manuscripts discovered in Cherubino’s Nachlass. In an extraordinary moment for the history of music, Cherubino, a figure immortalised by da Ponte and Mozart, has been identified as a composer of huge significance in the Classical period. read more
23 February 2016
The Last Judgement comes to London. A forthcoming performance of Spohr’s ‘The Last Judgement’ will be the first in London within living memory. Rising conductor Mark Austin revives a masterpiece. read more