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Concert in the Queen's honour
- Writer: Bangkok Post Editorial
- Published: August 13, 2013 at 8:09 am
Dnu Huntrakul will conduct the Mai Tai Orchestra during a concert at Thailand Cultural Centre on Thursday.
To celebrate the 81st birthday anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Sirikit, Jim Thompson presents the "Mai Tai Rajini" concert in tribute to the dedicated and continuous support she has given the Thai silk industry.
The concert, set for 7pm on Thursday at Thailand Cultural Centre, will feature a selection of Thailand's timeless pieces performed by the renowned Mai Tai Orchestra, an ensemble of 30 high-calibre musicians.
Celebrated composer and chamber musician Dnu Huntrakul will conduct, sharing the stage with leading vocalists including Surasee Ithikul, Supatra Korad, Patinya Tangtrakul, Nattaporn Thammathi, Siripong Patwong and a cappella group The Resonance.
Part of the proceeds will go to the Foundation of the Promotion of Supplementary Occupations and Related Techniques of Her Majesty Queen Sirikit of Thailand and the Music Education Fund for Young Musicians, which was initiated by HRH Princess Galyani Vadhana.
Tickets range from 500 to 2,000 baht and can be purchased from Thai Ticket Major booths. Call 02-262-3456 or visit www.thaiticketmajor.com