TMO: Claire Edwardes plays Rojas
- Date: Saturday, 22 June 2013, 8pm
- Venue: The Independent Theatre — 269 Miller St, North Sydney, NSW
- Tickets: Tickets can be purchased online
The opening of Mozart's Eine kleine Nachtmusik is one of the most instantly recognisable themes of all time, enchanting audiences since 1787. After this divine concert opener, TMO is thrilled to welcome Claire Edwardes to the stage, recognised throughout the world as one of the most striking and important percussionists of her generation, performing the world premiere of Daniel Rojas's Chamber Concerto for Marimba and Orchestra. Typical to Rojas's Latin-infected rhythmic music, this fresh and opulent concerto promises to have you dancing and swooning at the edge of your seat.
Finishing this program is Haydn's masterwork, his Symphony no 104 (London). Its spirited finale will provide the perfect end to this vibrant concert.
Featured non-Australian music: Mozart, Haydn
Further information for this event is available online at the event's website or by phone on (02) 8007 7131
Featured Australian Works
|Concerto for marimba and chamber orchestra (marimba with chamber orchestra) youth orchestra (2013) by Daniel Rojas — World premiere|
— performed by Claire Edwardes, Metropolitan Orchestra and Sarah-Grace Williams
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