Mountain

Australian Chamber Orchestra

Mountain

Powerfully polemic … jaw-gapingly spectacular” The Hollywood Reporter on Sherpa

Introducing Mountain – an epic cinematic and musical collaboration between the ACO and BAFTA-nominated Sherpa director, Jennifer Peedom.

Only three centuries ago, setting out to climb a mountain would have been considered close to lunacy. The idea scarcely existed that wild landscapes might hold any sort of attraction. Mountains were places of peril, not beauty. An upper world to be shunned, not sought out. How then have mountains now come to hold us spellbound, drawing us into their dominion, often at the cost of our lives?

Shot by the world’s leading high altitude cinematographers, with narration written by celebrated British writer, Robert Macfarlane, this film explores the nature of our modern fascination with mountains. At these events the ACO will perform live with the film.

Throughout production, Richard Tognetti worked with Jennifer Peedom to assemble a stunning soundscape to mirror the serenity, magnitude and terror of the landscapes filmed, with works by Chopin, Grieg, Vivaldi, Corelli, Beethoven and new works by Richard himself.

Mountain is a unique musical journey through vistas that few have visited and none have seen in quite this way.

ARTISTS

Richard Tognetti Musical Director and Composer
Jennifer Peedom Director
Jo-anne McGowan Producer
Tamara-Anna Cislowska Piano
Renan Ozturk Principal Cinematographer
Robert Macfarlane Writer

Produced by Stranger Than Fiction and Lingo Pictures, in association with Camp 4 Collective, Sherpas Cinema and the ACO. 

 

Ticket Info

PREMIUM

Standard $149
Concession $129
City Recital Hall Member $134.10
Group (10+) $139
Under 30 $49

A RESERVE

Standard $141
Concession $119
City Recital Hall Member $126.90
Group (10+) $131
Under 30 $49

B RESERVE

Standard $119
Concession $99
City Recital Hall Member $107.10
Group (10+) $109
Under 30 $49

C RESERVE

Standard $85
Concession $73
City Recital Hall Member $76.50
Group (10+) $75
Under 30 $49

D RESERVE    

Standard $51
Concession $44
City Recital Hall Member $45.90
Group (10+) $41
Under 30 $49

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Details are accurate at time of publication

Performance Dates & Times

Saturday 12 August, 2017
7:00 pm
City Recital Hall

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Tuesday 15 August, 2017
8:00 pm
City Recital Hall

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Wednesday 16 August, 2017
7:00 pm
City Recital Hall

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