A tapestry of Hebraic culture
The New Palm Court Orchestra (NPCO) bridges traditions using a combination of chamber music and improvisation. From Jewish Life celebrates the rich and diverse tapestry of Hebraic culture with music from Poland, Israel, South America and Australia. Hear the NPCO with guest guitarist Gidi Ifergan perform George Dreyfus’ Larino, Safe Haven, Gemma Turvey’s Ha Ben & Coda, traditional melodies and Ernest Bloch’s heartfelt From Jewish Life featuring cellist Campbell Banks. This evening will also include a free 15 minute pre-concert talk.
Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre and The New Palm Court Orchestra
Gemma Turvey, piano
Jeremy Blackman, violin
Campbell Banks, cello
Karen Heath, clarinet
Craig Beard, percussion
Gidi Ifergan, guest guitar
Larino, Safe Haven
Ha Ben & Coda
From Jewish Life
This production is part of the following series:
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
Thursday 17 May 2018 7pm
Duration: 1 hour 15 mins (no interval)
Standard $39 ($29 Concession)
This concert is set in-the-round. Seating in the Salon is general admission.
Join the artists for a free pre-concert talk from 6.45pm!
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