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26/07 - 04/08/2019

Artistic Director Kathryn Stott

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2018 Festival Program

Sunday, July 29th

15:00 - Queen's Gardens

Queens Gardens Concert

Hosted by Mairi Nicolson

Presented by Townsville City Council and AFCM, this entertaining concert in the park offers a variety of entertainment, not all of it chamber music. Visiting Festival artists are joined by local talent including the Barrier Reef Orchestra, the 1RAR Band and the Townsville Guitar Orchestra.

Major Matt Chilmaid

1RAR Band

Stanley MYERS arr. Richard Charlton

Cavatina - Theme from The Deerhunter

GYPSY KINGS arr. Richard Charlton

Karin Schaupp (guitar) and the Townsville Guitar Orchestra

Crown Imperial

Beatlecracker Suite
- March: When I’m 64
- Danse De La Fee: Can’t Buy Me Love
- Grand Pas De Deux: All My Loving

John WILLIAMS arr. Paul Lavender
A tribute to John Williams

Barrier Reef Orchestra

GRIEG arr. Jarle Storløkken
The Last Spring

Les filles de Cadiz

Tine Thing Helseth (trumpet), Barrier Reef Orchestra

African/American spiritual arr. Roderick Williams
Joshua fit de battle of Jericho

Jerome KERN, Oscar HAMMERSTEIN arr. Roderick Williams
Ol’ Man River (from Showboat)

Roderick Williams (baritone), Barrier Reef Orchestra

Jupiter, The Bringer of Swing

Antonio CARLOS JOBIM arr. Cam McAllister
Waters of March

Dave BRUBECK arr. Kris BERG
Blue Rondo a la Turk

Banjo PATERSON arr. Cam McAllister
Waltzing Matilda

1RAR Band

1812 Overture

Barrier Reef Orchestra and 1RAR Band
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