Conductor Alexander Prior
Piano Sergio Tiempo 2018 Artist-in-Residence
Debussy Prélude á “L’après-midi d’un faune” (Prelude to The Afternoon of a Faun)
Ginastera Concerto No.1 for Piano and Orchestra, Op.28*
Brahms Symphony No.4 in E minor, Op.98*
Prepare yourself for an emotional journey as our Musical Director, Artist-in-Residence and Queensland Symphony Orchestra perform three pieces that transport you from low to high and everywhere in between. A beautiful flute solo introduces Debussy’s groundbreaking piece full of non-western scales and slippery harmonies that leave you feeling relaxed and dreamy. Then, be sharply awakened by Ginastera’s Concerto – a complete firecracker that takes us on a voyage of extremes covering everything from the pastoral to a pounding, percussive finale. Finally, we hear Brahms’ Fourth, a monumental symphony.
The Queensland Symphony Orchestra Music Director is proudly supported by Tim Fairfax AC. The Artist-in-Residence program is supported by the Trevor & Judith St Baker Family Foundation and The University of Queensland.
*Works also performed on Friday, 13 April 2018, 11am
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