2018-10-14 – 10:50 h

Orchestra conductor Frank Strobel will lead the Athens State Orchestra today Sunday, October 14th at the Megaron (Athens Concert Hall) in Athens, Greece, for a concert with a mix of film and classical music. This concert, called ‘War and Peace’, will end with the screening of the film Shoulder Arms (1918), directed and performed by Chaplin, while the orchestra plays the music composed by Charlie Chaplin which was restored by Timothy Brock.


The planned program will be the following:

  • Gustav Holst – ‘Mars’ THE PLANETS, Op. 32 (1914-16)
  • Jerry Goldsmith – Excerpts from THE BLUE MAX (1966)

1.Overture / 2.‘First Flight’ / 3.‘The Bridge’

4. ‘The Attack’ / 5. Finale

  • Maurice Jarre – Suite & Overture from LAWRENCE OF ARABIA (1962)
  • Maurice Ravel – La Valse
  • Charlie Chaplin – ‘Smile’ from MODERN TIMES
  • Charlie Chaplin – SHOULDER ARMS (1918) [restored by Timothy Brock]


When: Sunday, October 14th, 2018 at 19:30 p.m.

Where: Megaron, Athens Concert Hall (Athens, Greece)

Tickets: 10-30 € – http://www.megaron.gr/default.asp?pid=5&la=1&evID=4127

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/343943133018172/