Araluen Arts Centre, 61 Larapinta Drive, Alice Springs, Australia
The Alice World Chamber Orchestra
Two events presented by the Alice World Chamber Orchestra in the Witchetty's Artspace
The Alice World Chamber Orchestra Journeying Europe
6:30pm, Sunday 14 March
Darwin Symphony Orchestra’s chief conductor, cellist and music educator Jonathan Tooby who has performed in all forms of music including symphonic, opera, ballet, chamber music, film and even in bands playing music from Bach to AC/DC followed Alice Springs World Chamber Orchestra’s invitation for its first Orchestra Academy to further develop the ensembles Skills Set in Rehearsal, Ensemble and Conducting practice. The 3-day Academy will lead to an all European program to be performed at Witchetty’s.
(The Alice WCO will host its 1st Orchestra Academy for music practice, leadership, conducting, ensemble directing, knowledge and skill development. The final day will culminate in a combined evening concert led by Darwin Symphony Chief Conductor and Artistic Director Jonathan Tooby)
The Alice World Chamber Orchestra Indian Inspirations
6:30pm, Sunday 2 May
In its 2nd Academy, the Alice Springs World Chamber Orchestra is exploring Modal improvisation, drawing on both Indian and Western modes, but without adhering rigidly to the traditions of either. Alice Springs World Chamber Orchestra is inviting Alice Springs’ Indian community players to join this 3-day workshop leading to a concert on Sunday May 2nd with traditional and contemporary works.
The Academy will be fascilitated by Dr John Napier, senior Lecturer University of New South Wales, Indian Music Specialist, cellist, author, improviser, and a leading advocate for the Asylum Refugee Orchestra.
Photo: Oliver Eclipse
Tickets available at www.araluenartscentre.nt.gov.au
About The Host: The Araluen Arts Centre is the centre of entertainment in Alice Springs. Araluen regularly hosts live theatre performances, exhibitions and arthouse cinema just five kilometres from the centre of Alice Springs.
Website Link: http://www.araluenartscentre.nt.gov.au
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