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Peter MacCallum Proms Concert


Peter MacCallum Proms Concert

  • Date: Monday, 20 November 2017, 5:30pm
  • Venue: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre — 305 Grattan St, Melbourne, VIC
  • Tickets: This is a free event

Event Details

The Percy Grainger Youth Orchestra presents a program of Australian scores commissioned by the HUSH foundation in a free concert in the new Peter MacCallum Cancer Hospital. Supported by the Melbourne Youth Orchestras, the HUSH foundation, Yamaha Music, and the John and Rosemary Hopkins Award at the University of Melbourne.


Humperdinck: Hansel and Gretel Overture
Stanhope: The Magic Island
Kats-Chernin: Dance of the Paper Umbrellas
Broadstock: In the Sunshine
Grenfell: Rock Hopping
Greenbaum: City Lights, a mile high
Williams: Suite from Harry Potter

There will be a rehearsal in the hospital on Saturday November 18th from 10:00am - 12:00pm that we would be delighted for you to attend if you would like.

I do you hope you will be able to join us for what will no doubt be a special occasion!

Thank you for your support on the project.

Featured non-Australian music: John Williams, Humperdinck

Further information for this event is available by phone on (03) 9376 8988 or by email to myo@myo.org.au

Featured Australian Works

City lights, a mile up : for orchestra (2013) by Stuart Greenbaum
— performed by Pat Miller and Percy Grainger Youth Orchestra
Dance of the Paper Umbrellas : full orchestra (2013) by Elena Kats-Chernin
— performed by Pat Miller and Percy Grainger Youth Orchestra
In the Sunshine : for orchestra (2013) by Brenton Broadstock
— performed by Percy Grainger Youth Orchestra and Pat Miller
Rock hopping : for orchestra (2012) by Maria Grenfell
— performed by Pat Miller and Percy Grainger Youth Orchestra
The Magic Island : for orchestra (2012) by Paul Stanhope
— performed by Pat Miller and Percy Grainger Youth Orchestra

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