French Invention: Invention Française

  • Fitters' Workshop 11 Wentworth Ave Kingston, ACT, 2604 Australia

In association with the Embassy of France

CONCERT 13
FRENCH INVENTION
INVENTION FRANÇAISE

French sophistication with a Greek touch

Nadia Ratsimandresy showcases the remarkable Ondes Martenot and presents a world premiere by the Australian/Greek composer Konstantin KoukiasTaryn Fiebig (of Marriage of Figaro fame) sings Ravel, and the Boccherini Trio return for two masterpieces of the French repertoire: the ebullient String Trio by Jean Françaix and Jean Cras’ delicious Harp Quintet.

ARTISTS
Nadia Ratsimandresy, Taryn Fiebig, Roland Peelman, Virginia Taylor, Alice Giles, Boccherini Trio

PROGRAM INCLUDES
Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992): Oraison
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937): Cinq mélodies grecques
Tristan Murail (b. 1947): Tigres de verre
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937): Kaddish
Konstantin Koukias (b. 1965): Epirus, An Ancient Voice WP
Jean Françaix (1912-1997): String Trio
Jean Cras (1879-1932): Quintet for flute, string trio and harp

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

Concert supported by HARRIET ELVIN and TONY HEDLEY