Gigs & Festivals

Efterklang to tour with Northern Sinfonia orchestra

By | Published on Wednesday 28 March 2012


Danish post-rock trio Efterklang are to embark on a concert tour with The Sage Gateshead’s resident orchestra, the 35-piece Northern Sinfonia.

Staged in promotion of forthcoming Efterklang LP ‘Piramida’, preparations for ‘The Piramida Concerts’ have seen the band appoint Missy Mazzoli, Karsten and Dan’el Bjarnason – past collaborators of Kronos Quartet, Oh Land and Sigur Rós respectively – to assist in composing classical arrangements for various album tracks.

Following the show’s premiere at the Sydney Opera House, UK dates will run as follows:

23 Oct: Gateshead, The Sage
24 Oct: Edinburgh, Usher Hall
27 Oct: Coventry, Warwick Arts Centre
28 Oct: Brighton, Dome
29 Oct: Manchester, Bridgewater Hall
30 Oct: London, Barbican