Ensemble Offspring

Celebrating International Women's Day

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To celebrate International Women’s Day, Ensemble Offspring performs a showcase of curious, bold and brilliant compositions by women composers from around the world.

Bringing together work from renowned Australian composer Liza Lim and acclaimed expats Kate Moore and Melody Eötvös, emerging talent Cassie To and towering international figures such as Finland’s Kaija Saariaho and Estonia’s Tatjana Kozolva-Johannes, this is chamber music to be seen, heard and felt.

Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre

PROGRAM

Kate Moore
Velvet

Tatjana Kozolva-Johannes
Horizontals

Liza Lim
Turning Dance of the Bee

Melody Eötvös
New work

Cassie To
Avialae

Kaija Saariaho
Cendres

ARTISTS

Ensemble Offspring
Claire Edwardes percussion/artistic director
Lamorna Nightingale flute
Jason Noble clarinet
Lachlan O’Donnell violin
Blair Harris cello
Zubin Kanga piano

Series

This production is part of the following series:

A Thousand Sounds

A season of music of a thousand sounds, the new, adventurous, bold and, yes, sometimes twangling way in which composers and performers create their many wonderful sounds and sweet airs in our time, and in our place

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