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Heart Strings


Heart Strings

  • Date: Friday, 16 May 2014, 8.15pm
  • Venue: Fitters' Workshop — Wentworth Avenue, Next to Canberra Glassworks, Kingston, ACT
  • Series: This event is part of the Canberra International Music Festival 2014 series
  • Tickets: Adults: $80 | Concession: $70 — Tickets can be purchased online or by phone on (02) 6275 2700

Event Details

Works for strings from World War 1 performed on period instruments; Works for strings from World War 2 performed on modern instruments.

Performers: The Wallfisch Band, Uppsala Chamber Soloists, ACO2, Sprogis Woods Smith Young Artists, Nils-Erik Sparf (violin), James Wannan (viola), Kate Clarke (wooden flute), Alice Giles (harp), Christopher Latham (conductor)

Featured non-Australian music: Richard Strauss: Metamorphosen; Anton Webern: Langsamer Satz; Harold Truscott: Elegy; Herbert Howells: Elegy for Viola and Strings; Edward Elgar: Sospiri Op. 70;

Further information for this event is available online at the event's website or by phone on (02) 6230 5880 or by email to info@cimf.org.au

Featured Australian Works

 Frederick Septimus Kelly by Elegy for Rupert Brooke
 Frederick Septimus Kelly by Serenade for Flute Harp and Strings — Australian premiere

Featured artists

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