Events - November 2014
Three of the world’s finest guitarists; Ralph Towner, Wolfgang Muthspiel and Slava Grigoryan come together for Travel Guide, an incredible concert of virtuosic guitar skills. With world-class instrumentation and music destined to transport listeners to another world, this unique presentation of guitar mastery is not to be missed.
Voice, in all its beauty and power. With graceful harmonies and gorgeous tones, the internationally acclaimed a cappella quintet, Black Voices have been wowing audiences all over the world for more than 25 years with their unique repertoire of music and dynamic performance style .
Dive in and discover Elgar’s evocative Sea Pictures song cycle. This poetry set to music lets the imagination run wild to the brooding English coastline with the ever-changing restlessness of the sea. Richard Gill will also show how the cycle holds the key to Elgar’s unique voice.
PLEASE NOTE this performance is at Sydney Town Hall Join us in a celebration of excellence and the arts with students and their teachers from public schools in NSW. The event will feature outstanding performing arts ensembles including music, dance and drama, an awards ceremony for outstanding contribution from schools, their teachers and communities, as well as visual arts, media arts and film contributions. This light-heated and joyous celebration promises to be a highlight in the performing arts calendar for public education in Sydney.
This event is at Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music. PRESENTED BY: SYDNEY CONSERVATORIUM OF MUSIC Music and Heritage tours of the Conservatorium of Music Take a guided tour of the Conservatorium of Music to learn an unknown history of Sydney. Gain access to areas previously off limits to the public and learn how the Conservatorium of Music has become the prestigious international school of music it is today. Walk the corridors underneath the Royal Botanic Gardens whilst listening to your tour guide's insightful stories about musicians past and present. The Conservatorium of Music offers more than meets the eye.
Jet-setting virtuoso Ray Chen is one of the brightest stars in the new generation of violinists. His first national recital tour (with the sensitive accompaniment of Timothy Young) has all the spectacular fireworks you could wish for, from the elegant finesse of Mozart and Prokofiev to the exuberant acrobatics of Sarasate.
All prices, dates, times and program details are subject to change without notice.