Red Bull Flying Bach thrills Baku audience

By: Amina Nazarli

The grandiose show called Red Bull Flying Bach was held in the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku on December 6-7.

The event amazed its audience and proved once again that a real art cannot be limited by any means.

With the mesmerizing sounds of piano, harpsichord and electronic beats and visual accompaniment going on for 70 minutes, the unique show left an excellent impression on the music fans of Baku.

Till now, you may think that Bach and break dance don’t sit together in harmony. But the Red Bull Flying Bach has changed the stereotypes of classical music and break dancing, proving that they are in full harmony. It showed that the modern dance and works of the German composer of the Baroque period, Johann Sebastian Bach, perfectly complement each other.

Exciting performances of four-time world champions on break dance, legendary Flying Steps group has already won the hearts of million people throughout the world. And their perfect performances were displayed for the Azerbaijani audience.

Creative performance of the seven B-boys and ballerinas from Sweden, Macedonia, Germany, Syria, Brazil, France and South Africa mesmerized the show fans.

Outstanding performance of musicians from Bulgaria and Japan revived classic music crossing the borders of serious music and youth culture.

Since 1993, the Flying Steps have won four break dance world championships (2x Red Bull Beat Battle, 2 x Battle Of The Year). They are well-known for their successful musical projects and top-class performances on big stages around the world.

Their role in music field has grown through their social commitment and their own dance school, the Flying Steps Dance Academy. For their first own production Red Bull Flying Bach they have been awarded with the highly famous “ECHO Klassik Sonderpreis 2010”, a music award for outstanding achievements in classical music.

In 2011, the first European tour Red Bull Flying Bach captivated both critics and audiences across the continent, and all the tickets of the concert were completely sold out.

Since 2012, the team has been participating in concert programs in the most amazing places around the world, including Singapore, Japan, Australia and U.S.