Australian Chamber Orchestra with
Richard Tognetti (director and
This program unites a collection of pieces that forego an explanatory
narrative in return for a rich vein of timeless beauty.
Walton’s Sonata for Strings is a seemingly effortless interweaving
of parts, while fellow Brit, Sir Edward Elgar’s Serenade for Strings
holds a special place in the heart of the ACO and it remains a favourite for
musicians and audiences alike.
Peter Sculthorpe’s first Sonata for
Strings, Ravel’s Two Hebrew Melodies and Debussy’s The Girl with the Flaxen Hair
and The Interrupted Serenade complete this offering
of music for string orchestra