- Tuesday, 10 Aug 2021 - 7:30PM
This event was originally titled 'Ensemble Q'.
Due to current border restrictions, Musica Viva Australia are unable to bring Ensemble Q to Perth Concert Hall in August.
The brilliant WA ensemble Wind Quintet Plus will be replacing Ensemble Q for a new concert on the same date.
Combining flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon and horn with percussion, Wind Quintet Plus performs music from diverse styles with colour, texture, drive and groove.
At this concert, they will be playing a program of wind quintet favourites from Debussy, Edwards, Piazzolla and more.
The ensemble consists of well-known musicians who have performed with the WA Symphony Orchestra, the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra and the Australian Chamber Orchestra amongst many others. They are recognised for their dynamic performances, eclectic programming, imaginative collaborations and outreach endeavours that connect with audiences of all ages and backgrounds.
In 2021, Wind Quintet Plus performed with renowned soprano Sara Macliver for the fine music series One and Many for Perth Festival. They presented reimagined works from over nine centuries of music curated by Artistic Director Iain Grandage, and a new work, Black Giants, by Rebecca Erin Smith, commissioned by Tura New Music for the festival.
Diane Riddell flute
Stephanie Nicholls oboe
Catherine Cahill clarinet
Joanne Littlely bassoon
Wendy Tait horn
Paul Tanner percussion
COLEMAN Umoja – The First Day of Kwanzaa
EDWARDS Laughing Moon
RAVEL Mother Goose Suite arr. Portus/Tanner
PIAZZOLLA Milonga sin Palabras arr. Scribner
d’RIVERA Aires tropicales
*Times are approximate and subject to change at any time.
ADDITIONAL TICKETING INFO
$40 FOR UNDER 40s
Under 40 tickets are $40 for anyone under 40 years of age. A valid proof of ID must be presented at time of booking and may be requested on the night.
$15 STUDENT TICKETS
$15 Student tickets are available for full-time students, and may be booked in advance and at the door for all MVA concerts.
Valid ID card must be presented upon purchase to receive the discount and carried on the night.
Means-tested Australian pensioners (Ages, Disability, Veteran's Affairs and Supporting Parent) and Health Care card holders are eligible to receive Musica Viva's Concession prices.
10% discount applies to the subscribers of the following:
- Musica Viva Australia
- West Australian Symphony Orchestra
- Black Swan State Theatre Company
- WA Opera
- WA Ballet
- St Georges Cathedral Concert Series
Please call Box Office on 9231 9999 or visit us in person to take advantage of this special offer. ID must be presented when collecting tickets.
Mobile tickets will be emailed shortly after the order confirmation.
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