Dracula, Porgy, and BASS

Join the Thailand Phil under the direction of Maestro Olivier Ochanine for fun program of spirited and jazzy music from all over the world. We feature our own Grzegorz Grzeszczyk in a concerto for bass clarinet. The program opens with a dynamic new work by renowned Thai composer Narong Prangcharoen, followed by the haunting music from the film Dracula by Polish composer Wojciech Kilar. The program finishes with two of the most beloved works by American composers, Copland’s El Salón Mexico and Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess.

This concert is proudly supported by the Embassy of Poland.


  • Friday, 20 May 2022 / 7:00 pm / Prince Mahidol Hall
  • Saturday, 21 May 2022 / 4:00 pm / Prince Mahidol Hall

Conductor: Olivier Ochanine

Soloist: Grzegorz Grzeszczyk, bass clarinet


  • Narong PRANGCHAROEN: Chaotic Noises of Silence Rime (world premiere)
  • Wojciech KILAR: Mina and Dracula from Bram Stoker’s Dracula
  • Michele MANGANI: Bass Concerto for Bass Clarinet and Orchestra
  • Aaron COPLAND: El Salón México
  • George GERSHWIN (arr. Bennett): Porgy and Bess: A Symphonic Picture

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Tickets: 1,500/1,000/800/600/400 Baht

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