11 Nov 2018
The unique and vibrant ensemble Duo Blockstix present a program of contemporary Australian works for recorder and percussion alongside traditional masterpieces at the High Court of Australia.
Duo Blockstix are a unique and vibrant Australian ensemble featuring recorder player Alicia Crossley and percussionist Joshua Hill. With a shared love for contemporary music, Alicia and Joshua formed Duo Blockstix in 2014 and have performed in concerts and festivals around Australia. The duo perform repertoire spanning 800 years, presenting innovative new works and textural soundscapes alongside traditional masterpieces.
Duo Blockstix are also passionate supporters of Australian music and strive to collaborate with Australian composers to encourage the creation of inspired, conceptual, and virtuosic new compositions. In 2017, the duo released their debut album featuring Australian compositions for recorder and percussion.
Photographs courtesy of Kurt Sneddon
Duration 60 minutes.
Admission to this concert is strictly by registration only. Registration opens 11 October 2018.