2020 Festival Program

Saturday, August 1st

19:30 - Townsville Civic Theatre - Townsville

Governor's Gala - Ode to Joy

Hosted by Petroc Trelawny


YUMI KUROSAWA

Green Pt - (Australian Premiere)

Yumi Kurosawa (koto)


YUMI KUROSAWA

Journey - (Australian Premiere)

Yumi Kurosawa (koto), Ian Brunskill (percussion)


ERNEST von DOHNÁNYI

Sextet in C major Op.37

Tai Murray (violin), Lise Berthaud (viola), Blair Harris (cello), Radovan Vlatković (horn), Lloyd Van’t Hoff (clarinet), Kristian Chong (piano)


I N T E R V A L


GRAHAM FITKIN

Wiring - (Australian Premiere)

Michael Duke (soprano saxophone), Kathryn Stott (piano)


CLAUDE DEBUSSY

Fêtes galantes: 1. En sourdine 2. Fantoches 3. Clair de lune

Carolyn Sampson (soprano), Kathryn Stott (piano)


VARIOUS

Twenty-five Goldner Variations on ‘Ode to Joy’ - (World Premiere)

Goldner String Quartet


Twenty-five short variations by Australian composers specially chosen by the Goldner Quartet and commissioned by AFCM in celebration of the Quartet's 25th Anniversary. Ode to Joy, the theme of the Variations, was composed by Beethoven in his 9th Symphony.

Matthew Hindson, Graeme Koehne AO, Andrew Schultz, Ross Edwards, Joe Chindamo, Liza Lim, Mark Isaacs, Carl Vine, Harry Sdraulig, Andrew Ford, Robert Davidson, Maria Grenfell, Jakub Jankowski, Natalie Williams, Paul Stanhope, Paul Grabowsky, Brett Dean, Nicole Murphy, Elena Kats-Chernin, Elizabeth Younan, Clare Strong (formerly Johnston), John Peterson, Iain Grandage, Paul Dean, Holly Harrison


Prices

Adult $85

AFCM Friends $77

Conc. $81

Stud & Under 30 $30

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