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ACO: TarraWarra Festival

19 March @ 12:30 - 20 March @ 17:00

$425

The Australian Chamber Orchestra returns to the TarraWarra Museum of Art for a weekend of music, art, wine and some of the most breathtaking views in Victoria's Yarra Valley.

Festival packages include three concerts plus refreshments and entry to an intimate ACO workshop. Package includes refreshments (no single tickets).

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PROGRAM

Beethoven in South America (Saturday 19 March at 12.30pm)

BEETHOVEN (arr. strings) String Quartet in C minor, Op.18, No.4: I. Allegro ma non tanto
GABRIELA LENA FRANK Leyendas – An Andean Walkabout: Selections
OSVALDO GOLIJOV Tenebrae
BEETHOVEN (arr. Tognetti) Violin Sonata in A major, Op.47 “Bridgetower”

Baroque and Beyond (Saturday 19 March at 6pm)

HANDEL Concerto Grosso in D major, Op.6, No.5
BACH (arr. strings) Three-Part Invention No.4 in D minor, BWV790
BACH (arr. Tognetti) Sonata for Solo Violin No.2 in D minor, BWV1004: Chaconne (abridged)
STRAVINSKY Apollon musagète: X. Apotheosis
HASSLER Finnish Hymn: “Oi rakkain Jeesukseni”
BACH St Matthew Passion, BWV244: “Erbarme dich” (transcribed for viola and strings)
RESPIGHI Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite III
BACH Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV1041
ARVO PÄRT Collage on B-A-C-H: I. Toccata (Preciso)
ARVO PÄRT Fratres

Workshop (Sunday 20 March at 11am)

During this open workshop, a string quartet of students from Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) will explore Mendelssohn’s Octet with a quartet from the ACO.

Mendelssohn, Britten, Sculthorpe (Sunday 20 March at 2.30pm)

FELIX MENDELSSOHN Octet in E-flat major, Op.20: I. Allegro moderato, ma con fuoco*
BRITTEN Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10: Selections
HOLLY HARRISON Black Ice (world premiere)**
VIEUXTEMPS Capriccio
JOHN LUTHER ADAMS (arr. strings) The Wind in High Places: II. Maclaren Summit
SCULTHORPE Sonata for Strings No.1

* Featuring musicians from ANAM
** Commissioned by the Australian Chamber Orchestra

 

Details

Start:
19 March @ 12:30
End:
20 March @ 17:00
Cost:
$425
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Website:
https://www.aco.com.au/whats-on/2022/tarrawarra

Venue

TarraWarra Museum of Art
313 Healesville-Yarra Glen Rd
Healesville, Vic 3777 Australia
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