HWE-“Moondani”

Saturday August 31st 2024 at 3.30 pm (an early commencement)

Venue: St Georges Anglican Church, Warncliffe Road, East Ivanhoe.

Shostakovich:

October Opus 131 - Trans by P.M. Mitchell

Carter:

“Moondani: Black” (Australian composer)

Badings:

“Concerto for Flute and Wind Orchestra” With guest Flute Soloist – Lisa-Maree Amos

Green:

“Music for Shakespeare”

Giannini:

“Symphony No. 3” in Bb (1958)

Holst:

“A Moorside Suite” H. 173, (1928) arr. by Denis Wright (1937)

Conductor: Stephen Carpenter 

Guest Flute Soloist: Lisa Maree Amos 


Concert Two
 opens with a dramatic piece by Shostakovich, the Russian master composer and his Symphonic Poem – October, a representation of the spirit of the Revolution as it existed in the minds of the Russian people; followed by Australian composer Taran Carter’s – “Moondani: Black” – in memory of the victims of the 2009 Victorian Black Saturday fires.

We are excited to announce the collaboration with acclaimed flautist Lisa-Maree Amos, Principal Flute of Orchestra Victoria performing Henk Badings: “Concerto for Flute and Wind Orchestra”Green’s “Music for Shakespeare”, Master American composer Vittorio Giannini’s “Symphony No. 3” in Bb and concluding with Gustav Holst’s “A Moorside Suite” H. 173, (1928) arr. by Denis Wright (1937).