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The Romantic Harp with Alice Giles

  • Sunday, 29 Sep 2019 - 4PM
This event is at Government House Ballroom.

Alice Giles is the doyen of the harp and is celebrated as one of the world’s leading harpists.

First Prize winner of the Eighth Israel International Harp Contest, she has had a wide and varied international solo career, from London’s Wigmore Hall, New York’s Merkin, ‘Y’ and Carnegie Halls, to Mawson Station, Antarctica, and continues to tour annually in the USA, Europe and Asia.

It is a great pleasure to present Alice Giles in a program for solo harp as well as chamber music with some of Perth’s leading musicians.


PROGRAM

G.F Handel (1685-1759) - Concerto B flat Op 4 no 6 
Camille Saint-Saens (1835-1921)Fantaisie for Violin and Harp op 113 
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)Danse sacrée et danse profane 

INTERVAL - A complimentary glass of wine and snacks are included in your ticket price!

Engelbert Humperdinck (1854-1921)Evening Prayer from Hansel and Gretel 
Marcel Tournier (1879-1951)2 Preludes 
Carlos Salzedo (1885-1961)Tango and Song in the Night
Gabriel Faure (1845-1924)Impromptu Op 86 
William G James & John Wheeler, arranged for harp by Alice Giles 3 Australian Christmas Carols: Three Drovers / Silver Stars / Carol of the Birds
Carlos Salzedo (1885-1961)Variations on a Theme in Ancient Style 

This event is held at:
Government House Ballroom

13 St Georges Terrace
Perth CBD


Music on the Terrace 2019 Season