‘A unique musical and emotional experience.’ Nikos Fotakis, Australianjazz.net
Pianist and composer Gemma Turvey leads the New Palm Court Orchestra in a homage to Irish music traditions, with special guest artists Rob Zielinski (fiddle) and Dan Walker (tenor).
Hear the premiere of Turvey’s piano concerto Banríon for chamber ensemble, Zielinski’s Farewell to the Dohertys, jigs and reels and excerpts from Sean Ó Riada’s evocative Mise Éire.
Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre & NPCO Limited
Opening Story Track
Mise Eire (excerpts)
Banríon – Piano Concerto
Farewell to the Dohertys
Mo Ghille Mear
Reel in the Flickering Light
New Palm Court Orchestra
Gemma Turvey artistic director/piano
Dan Walker tenor
Rob Zielinski fiddle
This production is part of the following series:
Now in its eighth year, Melbourne Recital Centre’s Local Heroes series brings together Melbourne’s best artists in a year-long festival of chamber music.
Thursday 14 March 2019 7pm
Duration: 1 hour (no interval)
Standard $39 ($29 Concession)
This concert is set in-the-round. Seating in the Primrose Potter Salon is general admission.
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