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As one of Australia’s most exciting young chamber ensembles, Arcadia Winds is quickly becoming a fixture in the national classical music scene.

Known for their energetic, joyful and spontaneous performances, their advocacy and love of wind instruments and in particular their strong commitment to supporting Australian music.

Arcadia Winds presents a concert that showcases a smorgasbord of Australian compositional talent, young and old. Hear some of Australian’s most compelling compositional voices in works by Brett Dean, Lachlan Skipworth and Natalie Williams. Be thrilled by two brand new works for wind quintet written by this country’s most exciting young composers: the world premiere of Ian Whitney’s new work and the winning entry from the inaugural Arcadia Winds Composition Prize.

Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre & Arcadia Winds

PROGRAM

Lachlan Skipworth
Echoes and Lines

Natalie Williams
Animalia

Arcadia Winds
Inaugural Arcadia Winds Composition Prize Recipient – New Work

Brett Dean
Demons

Ian Whitney
New Work TBC – World Premiere

Series

This production is part of the following series:

Local Heroes 2018

Now in its seventh year, Melbourne Recital Centre’s Local Heroes series brings together Melbourne’s best artists in a year-long festival of chamber music.

Arcadia Winds

Share the Love with a live music experience this Valentine’s Day.

Venue