Women's Work

Friday 9 May 2014 at 7pm

Women's Work

Recital Hall East, Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Continuing its 15th birthday celebrations, Halcyon presents a program of English and Australian works by women, revisiting the captivating music of Rosalind Page, Elisabeth Lutyens and Kerry Andrew, exploring the work of Helen Gifford for the first time and premiering a new chamber cycle by Moya Henderson.

PROGRAM

Kerry Andrew               fruit songs (2001)
Elisabeth Lutyens         The Valley of Hatsu-Se (1965)
Moya Henderson          Lovely how lives – Ensemble Version (2013)WORLD PREMIERE
Helen Gifford                Spell Against Sorrow (2003)
Rosalind Page             Hrafnsöngvar (Ravensongs) (2005)

Artists:  Alison Morgan soprano, Jenny Duck-Chong mezzo soprano, Laura Chislett Jones flutes, David Rowden clarinet, Alexandre Oguey cor anglais, Geoffrey Gartner cello, Jo Allan piano, Colin Taylor celeste,  Genevieve Lang harp, Ken Murray guitar

Read a review of the concert here and here


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