Barossa Arts & Convention Centre, Tanunda

Saturday 29 August 2020

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Phone: 08 8233 6233

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Cute and quirky, wild and free, animals have captivated generations of composers with their musical potential. The sounds they inspire range from whimsical, to terrifying, to majestic – from Mussorgsky’s witty Ballet of the Unhatched Chicks, to Sibelius’ noble tribute to a flight of swans. Take a walk on the orchestra’s wild side as we explore pieces written to portray creatures great and small.

Featuring: Guy Noble - Conductor/Presenter

Program to include: Elena Kats-Chernin Wild Swan Suite: Excerpts Debussy Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun Mussorgsky orch. Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition: Ballet of the Unhatched Chicks Sibelius Symphony No.5: Allegro molto