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2017 Festival Program

Sunday, July 30th

3:00 PM - Queens Gardens

Queens Gardens Concert

Presented by Townsville City Council and AFCM. Compered by Piers Lane and Damien Beaumont.

Richard STRAUSS
Fanfare (Sunrise) from Also Sprach Zarathustra, Op.30
Barrier Reef Orchestra, Members of 1RAR

Gioachino ROSSINI
The Barber of Seville: Overture
Barrier Reef Orchestra

Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART
Horn Concerto No.4 in E flat, K.495
Martin Owen (horn), Barrier Reef Orchestra

Carlos SALZEDO
Concert Fantasy on Lara’s 'Granada'
Annie Laurie
Jolly Piper – Concert Fantasy on the theme of 'The Sailor's Hornpipe'

Alice Giles (harp)

Glenn RODGERS
The Spirit of Nunawading (conducted by the composer)
Barrier Reef Orchestra

Georges BIZET
Carmen: Toreador's Song – 'Votre toast, je peux vous le rendre'
Peter Coleman-Wright (baritone), Barrier Reef Orchestra, Conducted by Martin Owen

Giacomo PUCCINI
Tosca: 'Vissi d'arte'
Cheryl Barker (soprano), Barrier Reef Orchestra, Alice Giles (harp), Conducted by Martin Owen

Percy GRAINGER
Irish Tune from County Derry
Barrier Reef Orchestra

Matthew ORLOVICH
Slipstream
i. Allegro, alla fanfara
ii. Con ritmo
iii. Sentirsi bene

Nexas Quartet

Kurt WEILL
The Threepenny Opera
'Ballade vom angenehmen Leben' (Ballade of a Pleasant life)
September Song from Knickerbocker Holiday

Peter Coleman-Wright (baritone), Nexas Quartet

Kurt WEILL
The Threepenny Opera
'Mack the Knife'

Cheryl Barker (soprano), Peter Coleman-Wright (baritone), 1RAR Band, Nexas Quartet

Michael MCDONALD/Kenny LOGGINS arr. Cam EARL
What a Fool Believes
1RAR Band

Karl SUESSDORF arr. Frank MANTOOTH
Moonlight in Vermont (Tenor Saxophone Feature
1RAR Band

Mel BROOKS/Thomas MEEHAN arr. Glenn RODGERS
If you got it, flaunt it (from the stage show The Producers)
1RAR Band

Gordon GOODWIN
Count Bubba
1RAR Band

Peter Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY
'1812' Overture, Op.49
Barrier Reef Orchestra, 1RAR Band, Audience participation instead of cannon fire!