Adelaide Symphony Orchestra : Judd conducts Walton and Sculthorpe
- Date: Friday, 16 October 2009, 8pm
- Venue: Adelaide Town Hall — 128 King William St, Adelaide, SA
- Tickets: $51.90/$46.90/$18 — Tickets can be purchased online
Inheriting the mantle from Elgar, William Walton created some of the most inspiring expressions of the English spirit in music. The shining majesty of Walton’s Crown Imperial and Spitfire Prelude and Fugue imbues his Symphony No 1 married with the vigour of 1930s modernity. Richard Strauss, at the end of his long creative life, produced warm, radiant and witty masterpieces such as the Oboe Concerto. ASO Principal Oboe, Seung-Eun Lee takes centre stage in this perennially charming work.
Featured non-Australian music: Mahler, Strauss, Walton
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Featured Australian Works
||Earth cry : full orchestra (1986) by Peter Sculthorpe|
— performed by Adelaide Symphony Orchestra and James Judd
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