Ku-ring-gai Philharmonic Orchestra : Mirrors of their time
- Date: Saturday, 14 November 2009, 8pm
- Venue: Ravenswood Centenary Centre Auditorium — Henry St, Gordon, NSW
This concert by the Ku-ring-gai Philharmonic Orchestra includes works reflecting the times when they were being composed. Matthew Hindson's fanfare Headbanger incorporates musical gestures from popular culture, Rimsky-Korsakov's music explores themes from the musical traditions of the Russian Orthodox Church, while Shostakovich's ninth symphony celebrates the victory at the end of World War II.
Featured non-Australian music: Rimsky-Korsakov, Dvorak, Shostakovich
Featured Australian Works
||Headbanger : for orchestra (2001) by Matthew Hindson|
— performed by Ku-ring-gai Philharmonic Orchestra and Tobias Foskett
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