Queensland Youth Symphony plays Sitsky
- Date: Saturday, 29 May 2010, 7pm
- Venue: QPAC Concert Hall — Queensland Performing Arts Centre, Cnr Grey St and Melbourne St, Southbank, QLD
- Tickets: $34/$27/$14 — Tickets can be purchased online
The concert begins with the premiere of Symphony No. 3 by Australian composer Larry Sitsky. Czech-Australian pianist Suzanna Hlinka then performs Prokofiev's 1st Piano Concerto. After interval, the QYS strings perform the beautiful Adagietto movement from Gustav Mahler's Symphony No. 5, made famous in the 1971 film Death in Venice, before the full orchestra performs Dmitri Shostakovich's capricious Sixth Symphony.
Featured non-Australian music: Prokofiev, Mahler, Shostakovich
Further information for this event is available online at the event's website
Featured Australian Works
|Symphony no. 3 by Larry Sitsky — World premiere|
— performed by Queensland Youth Symphony and John Curro
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