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2023/2024 Season

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Orchestral Series

Canvas

a2. orchestra presents Canvas – an exploration of the connections between music and visual art.

PROGRAM

Josh Spirek – “The New Pictures at an Exhibition”, a reimagining of Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition that follows the history of art movements

Claude DebussyCello Sonata, arranged for orchestra and solo cello

Väinö RaitioFour Colour Poems for Piano Op. 22, arranged for orchestra

Franz Liszt Hunnenschlacht, Symphonic Poem, No. 11

Artists

Josh Spirek, conductor & composer

Tiffany Lee, solo cello

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Triumph & Tragedy
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a2. orchestra presents Triumph and Tragedy – a concert which contrasts raw drama and euphoric heights in an epic array of works showcasing Wagner, Tchaikovsky, Beethoven and a world premiere.

PROGRAM

Amy Skellern - New Work

Richard Wagner - Siegfried's Funeral March, from Götterdämmerung

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto in D major 

Ludwig Van Beethoven - Symphony No. 7 in A major

Artists

Josh Spirek, conductor

Lisa Smith, solo violin

Amy Skellern, composer

Chamber Series

Sanctity

a2. orchestra presents our first chamber concert, Sanctity – this is an enchanting concert that highlights the beauty and versatility of the French Horn.

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PROGRAM

Kerry Turner - 'Twas a Dark and Stormy Night

Charles Gounod - 6 Mélodies pour cor à pistons

Rosetti - Concerto for 2 Horns in E flat Major

Haydn- Symphony No. 44 "Trauer" in E minor

Artists

Khye Cash - Horn soloist

Lisa Smith - Concertmaster

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Reflections

a2. orchestra presents Reflections – a concert which contrasts the colour of impressionism, the clarity of classicism and the sound of the clarinet from works by Mozart, Debussy, Mendelssohn and more. Watch our high quality 22-piece chamber orchestra led by concertmaster Lisa Smith and joined by clarinet soloist Sophie Allison, take you on a journey through watercoloured melodies and dramatic harmonies in a wonderful afternoon of music at the Paul Latham Auditorium located at Churchlands Senior Highschool. Join us for a wonderful morning of music!

22nd June, 2024, 10AM

PROGRAM

Felix Mendelssohn - String Symphony No. 10 in B minor

André Messager - Solo de concours

Claude Debussy - Première rhapsodie

Erik Satie - Gymnopedie No. 1

                         (arr. for chamber orchestra)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 25 in g minor

Artists

Sophie Allison - Clarinet soloist

Lisa Smith - Concertmaster

Community Concerts

Christmas Spectacular

a2. orchestra in partnership with National Seniors Association and the Winthrop Singers present Christmas Spectacular! Prepare to be serenaded by luscious Christmas tunes that will put you in the Christmas spirit! From cherished classics to joyful singalongs, this concert features some much loved traditional works such as Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite and Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro Overture, as well as carols such as In the Bleak Midwinter and Good King Wenceslas. Please join us for a blissful night of Christmas music and cheer!

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PROGRAM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart"Overture" from The Marriage of Figaro

Leroy AndersonSleigh Ride

Harold DarkeIn the Bleak Midwinter

George Frideric HandelArrival of the Queen of Sheba

Felix MendelssohnHark! The Herald Angels Sing

Pyotr Ilyich TchaikovskyThe Nutcracker Suite

George Frideric HandelMessiah, “Hallelujah”

+ Carols and More!

Artists

Josh Spirek, conductor

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