Event Strange Attractions
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Venue Conway Hall, London, England
Umbrella Event Heads Up Australian Arts 100
First Date 8 July 2000
Last Date 8 July 2000
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Dedicated to the perfromance of works by Commonwealth composers, the Commonwealth Sinfonietta places a strong emphasis on the promotion of contemporary Australian music. The Sinfonietta's HeadsUp program gives the audience a rare opportunity to hear music by some of Australia's most influential living composers in a single concert program.
Description Source Brochure
Primary Genre Music
Secondary Genre Test Contemporary
Orchestral
Subjects Australia
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Katharine Wilson Bassoonist
Rosie Banks Cellist
Celia Thompson Clarinetist
Gerard Brophy Composer gloVe
Peggy Glanville-Hicks Composer Concertino da Camera
Percy Grainger Composer The Power of Love, Bridal Lullaby
Mark Isaacs Composer So It Does
Peter Sculthorpe Composer Irkanda IV
Michael Smetanin Composer Strange Attractions
Paul Stanhope Composer Morning Star II
Lewis Mitchell Flautist
Chris Childs Musical Director
Stephen de Pledge Pianist
Penelope Thwaites Pianist
Edward Bale Violinist
Daniela Braun Violist
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality England
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure HeadsUp - Australian Arts come to London guide
Event Identifier 100588