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Festival Opening Concert : Tyalgum Music Festival 2018

Event

Festival Opening Concert : Tyalgum Music Festival 2018

  • Date: Friday, 7 September 2018, 7pm
  • Venue: Tyalgum Hall — Coolman Street, Tyalgum, NSW
  • Series: This event is part of the Tyalgum Music Festival 2018 series
  • Tickets: Adult: $55 | Concession: $44 | Student: $20 [A glass of sparkling wine is included] — Tickets can be purchased online

Event Details

A festive concert showcasing a range of fabulous Festival artists. Celebrate the opening of this year’s festival with wonderful music and a glass of champagne.

Sublime singer, David Greco, performs a selection of English Art songs of the 20th century. After the interval New York based superstar Australian pianist, Lisa Moore, Grammy nominated Los Angeles percussionist, Cory Hills and more.

David Greco (baritone) and Angela Turner (piano)

THE POET MUSES

Charting the majesty of English Art Song through some of the lesser known composers and their works, the program explores eternal themes of wandering, belonging, love's joy & love's sadness.

King David – Herbert Howells
It was a Lover and his Lass – Roger Quilter
Down by the Sally gardens – Ivor Gurney
Come Sleep - Peggy Granville-Hicks
Cloths of Heaven – Ivor Gurney
Linden Lea - Ralph Vaughan Williams
Come away, Come away Death – Roger Quilter
The Little Boy Lost - Herbert Howells
Blow, Blow, thou Winter Wind – Roger Quilter
Bright is the Ring of Words – Ralph Vaughan Williams

--Interval--

Anna McMichael (violin)
Ross EdwardsWhite Cockatoo Spirit Dance

Lisa Moore (piano) 
Kate Moore - Sliabh Beagh for singing pianist

Vanessa Tomlinson (percussion) and Cory Hills (percussion)
Bree van ReykBlindfold Duo

Featured non-Australian music: Herbert Howells, Roger Quilter, Ivor Gurney, Vaughan Williams

Further information for this event is available online at the event's website or by email to info@tyalgumfestival.com.au

Featured Australian Works

Blindfold duo : percussion duo by Bree van Reyk
— performed by Vanessa Tomlinson and Cory Hills
Come sleep : voice with piano (1931) by Peggy Glanville-Hicks
— performed by Angela Turner and David Greco
Prelude and White cockatoo spirit dance : for solo violin (1998) ['White cockatoo spirit dance' only] by Ross Edwards
— performed by Anna McMichael
Digital sheet music sample Sliabh beagh : Last man of the land (2015) by Kate Moore
— performed by Lisa Moore

Featured artists

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