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Glass Games

  • Canberra Glassworks 9 Wentworth Avenue Kingston, ACT, 2604 Australia (map)


Concert 12

The Kingston foreshore Powerhouse building that is now the home of Canberra Glassworks, together with Fitters’ Workshop, belongs to the earliest industrial architecture in the ACT. Now a unique and busy centre of glassblowing activity, the building’s large open spaces, furnaces and workshops form the backdrop for a musical ‘hot shop’. Audiences will have an opportunity to hear and see several festival artists in solo mode alongside glass blowers and their newest creations.

PROGRAM to include

Philip Glass (1931): Violin solo
Kate Moore (b. 1979): Spel (Game) for vibraphone
Benjamin Drury: Stained Glass (WP)
Eugène Ysaÿe (1858-1931): Sonata for violin solo
Luciano Berio (1925-2003): Naturale for viola, percussion and tape


Tim Fain, violin
Claire Edwardes, vibraphone
James Wannan, viola
Anna da Silva Chen, violin
Ben Hoadley, bassoon

ADULT $55, CONC. $50, U30 $30, U18 $25, STUDENT RUSH $25

Claire Edwardes photo by Monty Coles.

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Later Event: May 2