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Six String Counterpoint
- Date: Thursday, 14 May 2009, 7:30pm
- Venue: WAAPA Music Auditorium — Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, Edith Cowan University, Perth, WA
- Tickets: $20/$15 — Tickets can be purchased online
Six String Counterpoint includes performances by classical virtuoso Jonathan Paget, jazz/contemporary virtuosos Freddie Grigson, Ray Walker and Simon Jeans, the Plectra Guitar Ensemble and the WAAPA Jazz Guitar Ensemble.
The program includes Steve Reich's Electric Counterpoint, performed in a version for 16 guitars, including classical, electric and bass guitars, The Hinchinbrook Riffs for guitar and digital delay by Australian composer Nigel Westlake, a new work by Jonathan Paget and a new work for guitar ensemble, Without Fear of Wind or Vertigo, by Johannes Luebbers.
Further information for this event is available online at the event's website
Featured Australian Works
||Hinchinbrook riffs (guitar - with computer effects) (2003) by Nigel Westlake|
||Without Fear of Wind or Vertigo : jazz ensemble by Johannes Luebbers — World premiere|
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