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The Consort of Melbourne: Zhong, Pizzetti, Gjeilo, Theofanidis & de Lassus
31 May @ 19:30 - 20:30$45 – $55
A concert of ancient texts brought to life with luscious vocal harmonies. Their performance in Elisabeth Murdoch Hall presents works by Ola Gjeilo, Ildebrando Pizzetti, Christopher Theofanidis and Orlande de Lassus, based on poetry by Sappho and Rumi as well as excerpts from the Song of Songs and a new work by Melbourne Recital Centre composition award winner Irene Zhong.
Hear how composers through the centuries draw on ancient words to create music of transcendent beauty.