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A Song and Dance
- Date: Sunday, 9 June 2019, 12:30-1:30pm
- Venue: St Ambrose Church (Woodend) — 17 Templeton Street, Woodend, VIC
- Tickets: Tickets can be purchased online
A special recital from two of Australia’s leading performers. Harp and oboe are perfect partners, often used to depict pastoral or love scenes. In this program, Marshall and Ben present a recital of works ranging from the energetic dances compiled in the 17th century by John Playford, through the timeless beauty of JS Bach, to a collection of Romantic songs, and some new works from Australian composers, including the first performance of Vincent Plush's The Archduke and the Platypus written especially for this concert.
Performers: Marshall McGuire, harp Ben Opie oboe
Featured non-Australian music: Wagner, JS Bach, Playford, Cimarosa,
Featured Australian Works
|As long as you learn one thing every day : harp solo by Paul Dean|
— performed by Marshall McGuire
|The Archduke and the Platypus (duos: oboe, harp) by Vincent Plush|
— performed by Marshall McGuire and Benjamin Opie
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