Fri 15.12. - Sun 17.12.2023
The band Toto, which already became world famous in the 80s with hits like "Africa" and "Rosanna," has been a fixture in the music scene for decades. With over 40 years of stage experience and several Grammy Awards, their timeless music is still part of the daily radio program of all stations. With Steve Lukather and Joseph Williams, the two heads of the band will perform their greatest works at the Proms.
U.S. singer Anastacia is a gifted performer and has enchanted Proms audiences with her diverse voice in the past. Since her breakthrough in 2000, she has sold over 30 million albums worldwide and is known for hits such as "I'm Outta Love" and "Left Outside Alone." With her energetic stage presence, she transforms halls into a melting pot of rock, pop and soul.
British singer-songwriter James Morrison thrills the hearts of fans with his gentle voice and soulful music. With his debut album "Undiscovered" in 2006, he immediately landed at No. 1 in the British charts and since then it has been impossible to imagine the music scene without him. With songs like "Who's Gonna Love You Now" and "Broken Strings," he thrills audiences.
The Danish pop singer Aura Dione has become known worldwide especially through her number 1 hit "Geronimo". With catchy melodies on songs like "I Will Love You Monday (365)" or "Friends", her distinctive voice, flamboyant appearance and performance, she has established herself in the international pop scene.
The German band Camouflage, which came together in the 80s in Bietigheim-Bissingen, became famous with catchy synth pop and with this sound clearly a child of that time. They had worldwide hits like "The Great Commandment" and the pop classic "Love is a Shield". Their style is characterized by catchy melodies, atmospheric synthesizer sounds and harmonious vocals.
Talent and musical passion: that's what American cellist Nathan Chan has. He began playing the cello at the age of six and studied at renowned music schools, including the Juilliard School in New York City. His repertoire includes classical music, contemporary works and creative fusions with artists of different musical styles.
As always, the artists will be supported by the Antwerp Philharmonic Orchestra and the Fine Fleur Choir under the direction of Alexandra Arrieche, one of the best conductors in the world. With her extraordinary temperament, she gives the classical part of the show a very individual touch.