Steel City Strings presents Celebration of Youth - Wollongong
On Saturday 30th March 2019
7:30 - 9:00pm Save to calendar
Steel City Strings is joined by the BlueScope Youth Orchestra from the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music to form a 40-piece ensemble in this lively, exciting program.
Experience the energy and excitement of these exceptionally talented young, award-winning, local musicians:
* Peter Lavilles, winner of the 2018 Wollongong Conservatorium Concerto Competition, performing Weber’s virtuosic ‘Bassoon Concerto’
* Cedar Newman, winner of numerous Eisteddfods, returns from her violin studies in New York to present Saint-Saëns’ brilliant ‘Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso’
* Singer/songwriters Emma Snellgrove and Caitlin Schlenker will get feet tapping with their original song ‘Capsized’, which wowed audiences in the Cantabile Music Festival at Sydney Opera House in 2018
* Adrian Whitehall, composer of ‘Absence of Light’. This piece has been composed specially for this event. Adrian has also had work commissioned and performed by the Australian Chamber Orchestra.
Plus...the combined orchestras will play suites and dances for chamber orchestra by Purcell, Boyce, Grieg and Piazzolla.
Event Days and TimesOn Saturday 30th March 2019
7:30 pm Save to calendar
Concession $40 (Senior / Pensioner)
Student $20 (18 years and over)
Child $10 (under 18 years of age)
Family $100 (2 adults & 2 children)
Group of 5+ $20 per person (5 or more booked at the same time - minimum booking fee $100)
At Wollongong Town Hall
Cnr Crown & Kembler Sts
Wollongong, NSW, 2500
Contact Name: Yve Repin
Phone: 0467 869 478