Login

Enter your username and password

Forgotten your username or password?

Your Shopping Cart

There are no items in your shopping cart.

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) update: due to many cancellations, it's important to check with event organisers if events currently in the calendar are taking place. If attending public events, please follow advice regarding washing your hands and exercise social distancing as advised by health authorities.

QSO: Isaacs

Event

QSO: Isaacs

  • Date: Friday, 25 October 2013, 7.00 pm
  • Venue: QSO Studio South Bank — South Bank, Brisbane, QLD
  • Tickets: $30 - $50 — Tickets can be purchased online or by phone on (07) 136246

Event Details

Benjamin Britten loved to compose vocal music and the song-cycle Les Illuminations reflects the composer’s flair for word-setting. Fascinated by Rimbaud’s poems these beautifully imaginatively scored songs are ideal to illustrate the purity and beauty of Katie Noonan’s expressive voice and her legendary versatility in crossing musical genres. Pärt composed the atmospheric Cantus as a tribute to Britten and this ephemeral, otherworldly music is frequently featured in documentaries and films.

Mark Isaacs is a prolific composer with a glowing track record and ten major orchestral works to his credit. This event premieres his very first Symphony.

Featured non-Australian music: Pärt, Britten

Further information for this event is available online at the event's website or by phone on (07) 3833 5000

Featured Australian Works

Digital sheet music sample Symphony No. 1 : full orchestra (2013) by Mark Isaacs — World premiere
— performed by Queensland Symphony Orchestra and Benjamin Northey

Featured artists

User reviews & comments

Be the first to share your thoughts, opinions or insights about this event.

To post your comment please login