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ANAM Concerto Competition (final)


ANAM Concerto Competition (final)

  • Date: Wednesday, 21 October 2009, 7pm
  • Venue: South Melbourne Town Hall — 210 Bank St, South Melbourne, VIC
  • Tickets: Admission by donation

Event Details

Four of the Australian National Academy of Music's brightest and best have won their place in the annual ANAM Concerto Competition Final after a gruelling round of heats.

The winner will receive $1000 cash plus the opportunity to perform a full concerto with orchestra. For the first time, the Academy will also award an audience prize of $500 to the performer with the highest audience vote.

The Finalists are: Sam Curkpatrick, clarinet (Malcolm Arnold: Clarinet Concerto No. 2); Monique Lapins, violin (Sibelius Violin Concerto); Emma Sullivan, double bass (Bottesini Double Bass Concerto no. 2 in b minor); and Ashley Smith, clarinet (Ross Edwards: Clarinet Concerto).

Orchestra Victoria is proud to support the ANAM Concerto Competition finalists in this performance.

Featured non-Australian music: Arnold, Bottesini, Sibelius

Featured Australian Works

Clarinet concerto (clarinet with full orchestra) (2007) by Ross Edwards
— performed by Richard Mills, Orchestra Victoria and Ashley Smith

Featured artists

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