19 Feb 2022 Once Only Event
East Meets West Orchestral Concert is a rare opportunity for audiences to hear traditional and contemporary music from the east and the west, including two immensely acclaimed Chinese classics rarely performed live on Australian stages, Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto and Yellow River Piano Concerto.
Popular Sydney music maestro Guy Noble will conduct Adelaide Symphony Orchestra Symphony Orchestra and Opera Queensland’s resident conductor and will be joined by guest artists including award winning pianist Tony Lee, violinist Sun Yi, Sydney Symphony Orchestra’s Associate Concertmaster, leading guzheng player Angie Liu, multi award winning Opera Australia soprano Sharon Zhai and one of Australia’s brightest young mezzo sopranos Victoria Lambourn.
“The one-off concert will be a wonderful musical representation and coming together of Australian and Chinese cultures. Adelaide Symphony Orchestra Managing Director Vincent Ciccarello.” says Adelaide Symphony Orchestra Managing Director Vincent Ciccarello. We recognise and celebrate diversity and encourage cultural awareness through our concerts.”
Mezzo soprano Victoria Lambourn will sing the Habanera from Carmen and soprano Sharon Zhai will perform Pamir – My Beautiful Hometown. Tony Lee will play the celebrated and technically advanced Yellow River Piano Sonata, a joyful exuberant piece.
Don’t miss your chance for the rare opportunity to experience an exquisite Australian tribute to eastern musical heritage, touring nationally in February/March 2021 to Canberra, Adelaide, Brisbane and Sydney.
Once Only Event
19 Feb 2022