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The Consort of Melbourne

27 Jun 2017


MELBOURNE COFFEE CONCERTS SERIES 2017


THE CONSORT OF MELBOURNE: SYMPHONY IN SONG
STEVEN HODGSON DIRECTOR

Melbourne’s elite professional vocal ensemble brings 12 voices to the inviting acoustics of the Elisabeth Murdoch Hall, in a unique program built around astounding arrangements for choir of symphonic and orchestral favourites. Lush re-imaginings of music by Debussy, Mahler, Barber and Elgar put the precision, power and rich vocal blend of the Consort of Melbourne on vivid display.


PROGRAM 

MAHLER Urlicht from Symphony no 2 (arr Clytus Gottwald)
MONTEVERDI Lamento d’Ariana
ELGAR Nimrod from Enigma Variations (arr John Cameron)
HAYDN Genesis from The Creation (arr Clytus Gottwald)
DEBUSSY Nuages from Trois Nocturnes (arr Steven Hodgson)
BACH Singet dem Herrn BWV 225
BARBER Adagio for strings (arr Samuel Barber)     

                                                            


ABOUT COFFEE CONCERTS

Our morning concert series, presented in Sydney and Melbourne, featuring performances by leading Australian and international classical ensemble artists, including pre-concert tea, coffee and cake.

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Event Dates

  • Melbourne 27 Jun 2017 11:00 AM

Morning tea from 10am
Concert at 11am for one hour

 


VENUE

Elisabeth Murdoch Hall, Melbourne Recital Centre
Corner of Southbank Boulevard & Sturt Street, Southbank

 


TICKETS 

Subscription package $225 (all five Coffee Concerts) 
Individual tickets $52

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(Extra charges may apply when booking through external agencies)