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Katia Beaugeais: First Light at Uluru


Katia Beaugeais: First Light at Uluru

  • Date: Saturday, 24 September 2016, 5:30pm
  • Venue: Verbrugghen Hall — Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Cnr Macquarie St and Bridge St, Sydney, NSW
  • Tickets: Tickets can be purchased online or by phone on (02) 9351 1438

Event Details

Following world premiere performances in Strasbourg, Paris and England, Beaugeais's First Light at Uluru for saxophone orchestra has been recomposed for wind symphony, and recreated into a new work of its own. Inspired by the spectacular sunrise over Uluru and the Aboriginal significance and spiritual atmosphere of Australia's iconic landmark, this piece explores beautiful colours and a unique sound world, showcasing the wind symphony in a new and innovative way. A theatrical element will be featured at the premiere.

Featured non-Australian music: Paul Hindemith; Frank Ticheli; Andrew Boss

Further information for this event is available online at the event's website or by phone on (02) 9351 1438 or by email to con.reception@sydney.edu.au

Featured Australian Works

First light at Uluru : for wind symphony (2016) by Katia Beaugeais — World premiere
— performed by John Lynch and Sydney Conservatorium Wind Symphony

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