VIVID NEW MUSIC AT THE CON 2017 #3The Sydney Conservatorium of Music Modern Music Ensemble, under the direction of conductor Daryl Pratt, presents classical...
Sydney Conservatorium Modern Music Ensemble
1 Conservatorium Rd
VIVID NEW MUSIC AT THE CON 2017 #3
The Sydney Conservatorium of Music Modern Music Ensemble, under the direction of conductor Daryl Pratt, presents classical music from the 20th and 21st centuries with a particular focus on new works by Australian composers.
• Nigel Westlake (b.1958) – Kalabash, for percussion quartet
• Anders Nordentoft (b.1957) – The City of Threads
• Ken Hesketh (b.1968) – The Circling Canopy of Night
• Magnus Lindberg (b.1958) – Arena II
VIVID NEW MUSIC AT THE CON 2017 is a festival of genre-bending new music produced by the best of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music’s home-grown and guest composers, jazz and contemporary musicians over the three weeks of Vivid Sydney 2017. From classical to Chinese instruments, masses of electric guitars to newly invented digital instruments, Sydney’s iconic music castle will come alive with a vibrant program of performances and installations. Nestled at the edge of the new light walk in the Royal Botanic Gardens, drop in to one of Sydney’s best music venues and engage your ears with an eclectic smorgasbord of sounds.