Sounds on Site - Bells and Smells

  • NGA to High Court Parkes, ACT, 2600 Australia

In association with High Court of Australia, National Portrait Gallery and the National Gallery of Australia
With the assistance of the Embassy of Mexico in Australia
and the National Carillon, managed by the National Capital Authority

CONCERT 8
SOUNDS ON SITE: BELLS AND SMELLS

The magic of bells

An antiphony of bells by the National Carillon is followed by a Tambuco premiere in the National Portrait Gallery. Your adventure concludes with ravishing ritualistic music by Gerard Brophy in the High Court of Australia.

ARTISTS   
Tambuco, Lyn Fuller, Boccherini Trio, Christina Leonard, soprano saxophone, Virginia Taylor, flute, Aaron Chew, piano, Anna McMichael, violin and the Festival Handbell Ensemble.

PROGRAM INCLUDES
Antiphony, percussion and carillon
Tristan Coelho: Percussion Quartet (WP)
Claude Debussy (1862-1916): Syrinx  
Anne Boyd (b. 1946): The Book of Bells
Gerard Brophy (b. 1953): Kaleghat Votives

VENUE
From the Sculpture Garden at the National Gallery of Australia to the National Portrait Gallery to the High Court of Australia. Meeting place: National Gallery Sculpture Garden near the Angel of the North beside the lake.

TICKETS
Adult: $55.00, Concession: $50.00*, Under 30: $35.00, Child: $25.00, Student Rush $25.00

* Members of the National Gallery of Australia and Circle of Friends at the National Portrait Gallery are eligible for concession rates to this concert.

Concert supported by JUDITH HEALY AND MEREDITH HINCHLIFFE