Melbourne Chamber Orchestra + ANAM : Double Entendre
- Date: Friday, 6 June 2014, 7pm
- Venue: Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) — South Melbourne Town Hall, 210 Bank St, South Melbourne, VIC
- Tickets: $59/$54
What could be more thrilling the sound of two orchestras? MCO is joined by Australia’s most talented young musicians from the Australian National Academy of Music for an exploration of double ensembles in modern music. The program features two great twentieth-century works for double orchestra, Frank Martin’s Polyptyque and Michael Tippett’s Concerto, and two new works for double ensemble commissioned for this concert, by Victorian composers Gordon Kerry and Peter de Jager.
New works supported by a generous grant from the Robert Salzer Foundation.
Peter de Jager New work for two ensembles*
Frank Martin Polyptyque (for violin and two small string orchestras)
Gordon Kerry New work for two ensembles*
Michael Tippett Concerto for Double String Orchestra
William Hennessy Director
Michael Dahlenburg Conductor
Melbourne Chamber Orchestra
Musicians of the Australian National Academy of Music
Featured non-Australian music: Martin, Tippett
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